Wranglers Ice Hockey Folds

Orleans SignThe owner of the ECHL franchise Las Vegas Wranglers has announced that the not return after failing to find a replacement home for the new season. For many years the minor league ice hockey team played at the Orleans Arena until in 2013 the owners Boyd Gaming announced they would no renew their lease after the 2013 to 2014 season. The Wranglers then began the search for a new home and it looked like they might have a deal to erect tent on the rooftop of the parking garage at the Plaza downtown, but that was canceled due to the cost involved. In the near future it looks like minor league hockey is gone from Las Vegas but it wouldn’t be a surprise to see it return at some point.

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