VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTS ANNOUNCE SCHEDULE OF EVENTS FOR 2018-19 HOME OPENER

VEGAS (October 3, 2018) – Listed below is the Vegas Golden Knights media schedule of events surrounding the team’s home opener October 4 against the Philadelphia Flyers.

Please direct questions to Alyssa Girardi (agirardi@vegasgoldenknights.com).

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 4 PRACTICE
The Golden Knights will hold their morning skate at 10:30 a.m. PT Thursday at City National Arena. Players and Gerard Gallant will be available to the media following the skate.

GOLD CARPET
Fans will be able to witness Golden Knights players, coaches and management arriving at T-Mobile Arena and walking a gold carpet ahead of the team’s season opener. The gold carpet will start at Toshiba Plaza going into T-Mobile Arena, with arrivals starting at 3:30 p.m. PT. All fans are welcome to join the festivities.

Television talent and photographers are welcome on the carpet for select interviews. Media interested in attending must RSVP to Alyssa Girardi (agirardi@vegasgoldenknights.com) at least 24 hours ahead of time. One-on-one interviews will not be available to print outlets during this portion of the day’s activities.

Please note that not every player will be available for every outlet. The Golden Knights Communications Staff will look to fulfill as many requests as possible.

BANNER CEREMONY
Prior to puck drop, the Golden Knights will commemorate its historical inaugural season with a ceremony unveiling the 2017-18 Pacific Division Champions and 2017-18 Western Conference Champions banners. There will also be a full team introduction of the 2018-19 Vegas Golden Knights.

FULL SCHEDULE FOR OCTOBER 3- 4
Wednesday, October 3 – *MEDIA DAY*
-Practice (City National Arena, Summerlin Hospital Rink), 11 a.m. PT
-George McPhee available to media after practice
-Players available to media after George McPhee
-Head Coach Gerard Gallant available after players

Thursday, October 4
-Morning Skate, 10:30 a.m. PT (City National Arena)
-Players available to media after skate (City National Arena)
-Head Coach Gerard Gallant available after players (City National Arena)
-Players walk the Gold Carpet, 3:30 p.m. PT (Toshiba Plaza)
-Game vs. Philadelphia Flyers, 7 p.m. PT (T-Mobile Arena)
-NBC Sports Network with Dave Goucher and Pierre McGuire
-Fox Sports Las Vegas 98.9 FM/1340 AM with Dan D’Uva and Gary Lawless
-ESPN Deportes Las Vegas 1460 AM with Jesus Lopez and Herbert Castro
-Players available to media after the game (Home Locker Room, T-Mobile Arena)
-Head Coach Gerard Gallant available after players (Press Conference Room, T-Mobile Arena)

VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTS: KNIGHT LIFE
AT&T SportsNet will launch a new behind-the-scenes show called Vegas Golden Knights: Knight Life, which will debut on October 4 at 5:30 p.m. AT&T SportsNet will then have an hour-long pregame show special from 6-7 p.m. live from T-Mobile Arena.

AT&T SportsNet is available on DIRECTV channel 684, U-verse channels 757 (SD) and 1757 (HD), CenturyLink channels 760 (SD) and 1760 (HD) and Cox Cable channels 313 (SD) and 1313 (HD).

TICKETS
A limited number of tickets are still available for the Vegas Golden Knights 2018-19 season opener. Fans interested in purchasing tickets can visit vegasgoldenknights.com/tickets.

ABOUT THE VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTS
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 established by founding partners William Foley and his family and the Maloof family. For the latest news and information on the Golden Knights visit vegasgoldenknights.com. Fans can follow the team on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat.

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