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veiling of the expansion teams name

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    April 21, 2018 7:50 AM +0430

    Vegas Golden Knights owner Bill Foley is a graduate of the U. Saucony Jazz Original Red .S. Military Academy at West Point but says that the naming of his NHL expansion team doesnt cross any lines with the U.S. Army, whose longtime elite parachute team also uses the nickname Golden Knights.I have complete respect for the US Army and all that it does for our nation, Foley told ESPN in an email after news surfaced that the U.S. Army was looking into the official naming of the 31st NHL franchise last week because of the shared nickname.Our development and use of the name Vegas Golden Knights was based upon Nevada being the largest gold producing state in the country and the golden tones of the Las Vegas strip, Foley wrote.Our use of the Golden Knights is distinctive from the Army Golden Knights just as the N.Y. Rangers are distinctive from the Texas Rangers or the Arizona Cardinals are distinctive from the St. Louis Cardinals, he added. There already exist the Clarkson College Golden Knights and many other Golden Knights across the country.Reports that the Army might have an issue with the Las Vegas teams nickname first appeared in The Fayetteville Observer in North Carolina. The Army parachute team is based at Fort Bragg, North Carolina.Foley trademarked three names -- Silver Knights, Desert Knights and Golden Knights -- leading up to the unveiling of the expansion teams name. The nickname Golden Knights was introduced at a ceremony outside the teams arena off the Las Vegas Strip on Nov. 22. Foley told ESPN.com that he cleared the use of the nickname with the Clarkson University Golden Knights in Potsdam, New York, before proceeding.League officials say they have no concerns about the propriety of the naming of the newest NHL team, which is scheduled to begin play next season.I dont expect an issue, NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly said Wednesday morning. Saucony Womens Jazz Original . "Four now," Carl Gunnarsson told the Leaf Report proudly following a 5-2 victory over New York on Tuesday night, the clubs fifth straight at home. Mens Saucony Jazz Original Retro Sneakers Green White . Scott Kazmir allowed four hits in seven shutout innings, Michael Brantley hit a two-run homer in a three-run first inning and the Indians maintained their hold on an AL wild-card spot with a 4-1 win over the Houston Astros on Saturday night. http://www.iviloan.com/nike-free-rn/nike-free-rn-distance-2.html . Having already announced that the race will start May 9 with three stages in Northern Ireland and Ireland and finish in Trieste on June 1, the rest of the route was unveiled Monday. Wholesale Jerseys 2019 Cheap NFL Jerseys China Wholesale Jerseys 2018 NFL Jerseys China China Jerseys Cheap Cheap Jerseys Cheap Jerseys Online ' ' '