VGK announce gold jerseys as home jersey and thematic knights for 22-23 season

VEGAS (September 20, 2022) – The Vegas Golden Knights announced today, September 20, that the team will make their gold jersey the primary team jersey worn during home games at T-Mobile Arena, part of a campaign that celebrates the powerful and distinctive color of the team’s name. Circa Sports is the organization’s partner for home jerseys.

This campaign, ‘The Golden Age’, will be highlighted not only by the gold home jerseys, but also throughout the team’s creative approach across digital channels, in-market and with enhancements of production in the arena at T-Mobile Arena. At all four preseason games in Vegas, golden statues of Bruce Cassidy, Jack Eichel, Reilly Smith and mark the stone will be given to all fans present.

Knight’s regular season opener on Thursday, October 13 will feature a return to the Golden Carpet, where fans can greet players and coaches in Toshiba Plaza before the game. Details regarding the Gold Carpet will be announced prior to the Knight’s opening. All fans in attendance will also receive gold pom poms. Opening Knight is presented by Virgin Hotels Las Vegas. Single tickets for the pre-season and regular season can be found at this link.

“After five memorable years as the 31st franchise in the NHL, we look forward to the final era of Golden Knights hockey,” said the Golden Knights president. Kerry Bubolz. “While being Vegas Born will always be an important part of who we are, the Golden Age represents a time of all-new adventures and opportunities as we and our city emerge into the post-pandemic world. As we continue to pursuing the ultimate goal of bringing a Stanley Cup to Vegas and our passionate fans, we are constantly looking for ways to improve our product, and we couldn’t be more excited for the sixth season of hockey in the desert.”

Vegas’ use of gold as a primary color is unique in the NHL and the gold jersey was the first of its kind in professional sports when it was unveiled in 2020. This innovation fits the traditional definition of a golden age, which is also commonly characterized by advancement, connectedness, collaboration and positivity.

“Gold is a bold and powerful color and we’re excited to introduce it even more with this evolution,” said the Marketing Director. Eric Tosi. “It suits both our city and our organization, and is a natural theme that defines this new campaign. We are thrilled to welcome our fans back to T-Mobile, proudly wearing gold and rallying to this new era.”

In addition to the organization’s new campaign, the Golden Knights announced a full schedule of promotional games during the 2022-23 season. These themed knights will sport unique jerseys worn by the team during warm-ups. Additional details will be announced before each of the 10 competitions. The full program is below and is subject to change.

“THE GOLDEN AGE” 2022-23 KNIGHTS THEME
Friday, October 28: Nevada Day, 3 p.m. vs. Anaheim presented by the Nevada National Guard
Saturday, November 12: Military Appreciation, 7:00 p.m. vs. St. Louis presented by YAAMAVA’
Wednesday, November 23: Hockey Fights Cancer, 7 p.m. c. Ottawa presented by OPTUM
Wednesday, December 7: Hispanic Heritage, 7 p.m. vs. NY Rangers presented by UMC
Thursday, January 5: PRIDE, 7 p.m. c. Pittsburgh presented by Taco Bell
Saturday, January 21: Lunar New Year, 7 p.m. vs. Washington presented by Resorts World
Thursday, February 16: Black History Month, 7 p.m. c. San Jose
Wednesday, March 1: Women’s History Month, 7 p.m. c. Caroline presented by UMC
Thursday, March 16: St. Patrick’s Day, 7 p.m. c. Calgary
Thursday, April 6: Organ Donor, 7 p.m. vs. Los Angeles presented by Nevada Donor Network

The Golden Knights will continue to wear their steel gray jerseys in select home contests, and chrome helmets will be worn in three home games with the gray jerseys during the 2022-23 season.

The Arsenal at City National Arena is open to fans every weekday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. PT for official team apparel and kits, including the main home gold shirts, which will feature a patch Circa Sports for the first time in 2022-23.

ABOUT THE GOLDEN KNIGHTS OF VEGAS
The Vegas Golden Knights are a National Hockey League franchise owned and operated by Black Knight Sports and Entertainment LLC. The Vegas Golden Knights were created by founding partners Bill Foley and his family and the Maloof family. The Golden Knights were the most successful expansion franchise in North American professional sports history in 2017-18 and celebrated their fifth season in 2021-22. For the latest news and information on visiting the Golden Knights vegasgoldenknights.com. Fans can follow the team on Facebook, Twitter, instagram and ICT Tac.

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