The home opener against the Arizona Coyotes originally was planned as a glamorous, Vegas-style debut. After the shooting, the team modified its plans and dedicated a quieter evening to the victims, first responders and survivors
The Vegas Golden Knights honoured their city and the victims of the Vegas shooting at the pre-game ceremony of their inaugural home opener.
The Vegas Golden Knights' debut on the Strip was a poignant smash. James Neal scored twice during a thrilling four-goal first period and the expansion team remained unbeaten three games into its inaugural season with a 5-2 victory over Arizona in its home opener on Tuesday night.