LAS VEGAS, NV - JUNE 21: Marc-Andre Fleury is interviewed after being selected by the Las Vegas Golden Knights during the 2017 NHL Awards and Expansion Draft at T-Mobile Arena on June 21, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Las Vegas Golden Knights unveil new players and jersey

The NHL’s newest franchise, the Las Vegas Golden Knights, has unveiled its new players and jersey.

Three-time Stanley Cup winner, goal keeperĀ Marc-Andre Fleury, headlines the NHL veterans who the Knights recruited in the NHL expansion draft.

Las Vegas has chosen three goalies, 14 forwards and 13 defensemen in its squad for next season.

The new franchise’s first game will be on October 6 against Dallas in Dallas. Their first home game will be against the Arizona Coyotes on October 10.

VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTS TEAM

Goaltenders

  • Marc-Andre Fleury (Pittsburgh Penguins)
  • Calvin Pickard (Colorado Avalanche)
  • Jean-Francois Berube (New York Islanders)

Forwards

  • Teemu Pulkkinen (selected from Arizona Coyotes)
  • William Carrier (Buffalo Sabres)
  • Cody Eakin (Dallas Stars)
  • Tomas Nosek (Detroit Red Wings)
  • Jonathan Marchessault (Florida Panthers)
  • Reilly Smith (via trade with Florida Panthers)
  • Connor Brickley (Carolina Hurricanes)
  • Chris Thorburn (Winnipeg Jets)
  • Pierre-Edouard Bellemare (Philadelphia Flyers)
  • Nikita Gusev (via trade with Tampa Bay Lightning)
  • Mikhail Grabovski (via trade with New York Islanders)
  • James Neal (Nashville Predators)
  • Brendan Leipsic (Toronto Maple Leafs)
  • David Perron (St. Louis Blues)
  • Oscar Lindberg (New York Rangers)
  • Erik Haula (Minnesota Wild)
  • Alex Tuch (via trade with Minnesota Wild)
  • William Karlsson (Columbus Blue Jackets)
  • David Clarkson (via trade with Columbus Blue Jackets)

Defensemen

  • Luca Sbisa (Vancouver Canucks)
  • Jon Merrill (New Jersey Devils)
  • Brayden McNabb (Los Angeles Kings)
  • Jason Garrison (Tampa Bay Lightning)
  • Jake Bischoff (via trade with New York Islanders)
  • Deryk Engelland (Calgary Flames)
  • Colin Miller (Boston Bruins)
  • Marc Methot (Ottawa Senators)
  • David Schlemko (San Jose Sharks)
  • Griffin Reinhart (Edmonton Oilers)
  • Alexei Emelin (Montreal Canadiens)
  • Clayton Stoner (Anaheim Ducks)
  • Shea Theodore (via trade with Anaheim Ducks)
  • Trevor van Riemsdyk (Chicago Blackhawks)
  • Nate Schmidt (Washington Capitals)

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