Players will be able to use rainbow tape on their sticks for warmups to be auctioned off, with proceeds benefiting You Can Play.
The Vegas Golden Knights announced today, April 23, that the team will host PRIDE Night on Wednesday, April 28 in conjunction with the NHL’s You Can Play initiative when they take on the Colorado Avalanche at 6:30 p.m. PT.
T-Mobile Arena will have specialty graphics, posters and more incorporated for the event.
You Can Play is a campaign dedicated to ensuring equality, respect and safety for all athletes without regard to sexual orientation or gender identity.
On Wednesday, players will be able to use rainbow tape on their sticks for warmups to be auctioned off, with proceeds benefiting You Can Play. The auction will begin at 4:45 p.m. PT and conclude at the 10-minute mark of the third period. Participants can visit YouCanPlay.givesmart.com or text “YouCanPlay” to 76278.
The Arsenal at City National Arena, The Armory at T-Mobile Arena, The Livery at Lifeguard Arena and VegasTeamStore.com will have special merchandise for sale as part of the initiative.
All proceeds from the official team stores will benefit the Vegas Golden Knights Foundation, which will donate a portion to the LGBTQ Center of Southern Nevada.
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