From Bryce Harper to Lil Jon: Everyone is trying to get in on Vegas Golden Knights action


SportsPulse: The Vegas Golden Knights were never supposed to be here in the first place, but now their shot at a title is becoming more realistic than ever. Our NHL insider Kevin Allen on how this team has done the unthinkable.

LAS VEGAS — Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper, a man who has had the Vegas Golden Knights logo embossed on the nob of his bats, told USA TODAY Sports recently he plans to use a rare off day to fly into Las Vegas to see the Golden Knights play next week.

NBA legend Charles Barkley also said he is trying to find a break in his television analyst schedule “to slip into Vegas” to see a game.

“I’m told Vegas is the craziest place to see a hockey game,” he said.

The expansion Golden Knights, tied 1-1 going into tonight’s Game 3 of the Western Conference final against the Winnipeg Jets, have become the NHL’s golden attraction.

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