Vegas Golden Knights in History

Events in Sport

  • 2016-06-22 NHL owners meeting unanimously approves the Las Vegas expansion bid to start play in the 2017-18 season.
  • 2016-11-22 'Vegas Golden Knights' is revealed as the Las Vegas NHL expansion team's name
  • 2017-10-06 Vegas Golden Knights win first ever NHL game 2-1 away to the Dallas Stars
  • 2018-04-07 Vegas Golden Knights suffer a 7-1 end of regular season defeat at Calgary but finish with an NHL expansion team record 51 victories; previous record 33 by Anaheim Ducks & Florida Panthers 1993-94
  • 2018-06-07 Stanley Cup Final, T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, NV: Washington Capitals beat Las Vegas Golden Knights, 4-3 for a 4-1 series victory; first title in franchise history