Vegas Golden Knights Make History with Big Win at Emotional Home Opener

October 10, 2017

T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas

Vegas Golden Knights right wing James Neal (18) congratulates Vegas Golden Knights goalie Marc-Andre Fleury (29)
LAS VEGAS -- The Vegas Golden Knights ushered in the era of professional sports in Las Vegas as the expansion NHL team rolled to a 5-2 victory over the Arizona Coyotes in their inaugural regular season game at the T-Mobile Arena on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017. Motivated by a moving pregame ceremony honoring victims and first responders of the Oct. 1 tragedy in Las Vegas, the made history by becoming the first expansion team to ever start with a 3-0 record.

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