NHL Awards remaining in Las Vegas, moving to Mandalay Bay

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Posted at 4:04 PM, Apr 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-16 23:11:57-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV)  — The National Hockey League and the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority joined forces for a special announcement Tuesday night.

The two announced that the NHL Awards will remain in Las Vegas for 2019 and held at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino on June 19, 2019.

Tickets will be available to the general public for sale on April 18 with an after party also scheduled to take place inside the House of Blues at the property after the awards show.

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This will be the 11th year a successful partnership between Las Vegas and the NHL has occurred and the 10th time the league will honor the best hockey players and top performances of the season in Las Vegas, according to the NHL's website.

Vegas has hosted the event previously at the Palms Hotel, Encore at Wynn Las Vegas, MGM Grand Garden Arena, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, and the T-Mobile Arena back in 2017.

A full line up of presenters and entertainment will be announced at a future date.

Tuesday's announcement came before the Golden Knights Game 4 opening-round playoff game against the Sharks, as Vegas entered the game with a 2-1 series lead over San Jose.

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Watch the full announcement below: