iStock/Thinkstock(LAS VEGAS) – The long anticipated announcement of the NHL’s newest franchise in Las Vegas is over Tuesday at the T Mobile Arena. Despite some technical difficulties, the team finally unveiled its name: the Las Vegas Golden Knights.
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The decision comes after speculation over which name the team would choose, when the team trademarked the Golden Knights along with Desert Knights and Silver Knights earlier in the year.
The expansion team joins the NHL at the start of next season.
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