Gary Bettman

After some glitches, it's the Golden Knights for the NHL's newest team

After some glitches, it's the Golden Knights for the NHL's newest team

The NHL’s 31st franchise will be called the Vegas Golden Knights, an announcement that was made Tuesday but was delayed twice, and by several minutes, due to the malfunction of a video that unveiled the name and Star Wars-like logo at a gathering outside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

“Believe me, we won’t screw up the first game like we screwed up the video,” principal owner Bill Foley told an audience estimated at 5,000 in the Toshiba Plaza outside the arena as well as an audience watching on the NHL Network. “We’ll do better on the rink.”

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