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Justin Emerson

Sports Reporter

Justin Emerson joined the Las Vegas Sun as its Golden Knights reporter in November 2018 after two years with the Las Vegas Review-Journal. He graduated from Arizona State University, where he covered the club hockey team and its transition to NCAA Division I. He has had previous bylines with Sports Illustrated, NFL.com, MLB.com, USA Hockey Magazine and the Arizona Republic.

Recent Stories (view all stories)

  • Sports

    Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019

    The Golden Knights picked up the victory, a 3-2 shootout win over Ottawa. But the fact that they were in a shootout at all with the bottom-dwelling Senators ...

  • Sports

    Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019

    The Edmonton Oilers and Anaheim Ducks are two of the biggest surprises of the first two weeks of the NHL season. Which of the two Pacific Division opponents should the Golden Knights be more worried about it?

  • Sports

    Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019

    The play that made Golden Knights fans pull their hair out came on Nashville’s fourth goal. When Marc-Andre Fleury went to play a dump-in behind the net, his clearing went right to Filip Forsberg’s stick and into the net ...

  • Sports

    Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019

    It was not a pretty night in hockey's other desert city for the Vegas Golden Knights. They lost the special teams battle, they lost their goalie and they lost the game, 4-1 to the Arizona Coyotes at Gila River Arena on Thursday ...

  • Sports

    Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019

    Cody Glass said Wednesday morning he got his best night of sleep in a long time, not worrying if he was going to make the team. He also doubted if his typical pregame nap would be as restful hours before his NHL debut ...

  • Sports

    Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019

    Everyone knows who is coming to town tonight. Since the schedule was released, Vegas has been buzzing, knowing it was going to get a playoff rematch. And not just any playoff rematch: a chance for the Golden Knights to ...

  • Breaking News

    Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019

    Just three years into NHL in the valley, and many Las Vegans have quickly become diehard Golden Knights fans, passionately cheering at games or watch parties, and becoming intimate with the roster. We can recite …

  • Sports

    Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019

    Many Golden Knights fans are confident in their vision for how the season will transpire. That vision, of course, ends with players hoisting the Stanley Cup ...

  • Sports

    Monday, Sept. 30, 2019

    Welcome to the "A player per day" series from Vegas Golden Podcast. ...

  • Sports

    Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019

    If you see no other hockey games for the next six months or so, these are the ones to watch this season for the Vegas Golden Knights ...