There’s still a lot of mystery surrounding Las Vegas’ new NHL expansion franchise. We know that that the team will officially join the league with its inaugural season in 2017-2018, but we don’t yet officially know what their name will be, what their logo will look like or who will be on the roster.
We’ll find out a few of those things very soon, though.
The franchise is holding an event on Nov. 22 in which they’ll reveal the team name and logo to a crowd located in the plaza outside T-Mobile Arena, the team’s new home on the Strip. Las Vegas team owner Bill Foley and NHL commissioner Gary Bettman are reported to take part in the unveiling.
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It’s long been rumored that the team would incorporate "Knights" into the name, as Foley is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point. Last month, Foley told ESPN’s Scott Burnside that the name would be the "something Knights" with a color scheme that most likely included steel gray, gold and black.