VEGAS (April 20, 2018) - Vegas Golden Knights Chief Marketing Officer Brian Killingsworth announced today that the Vegas Golden Knights have launched their own channel on Twitch, the popular online video platform for viewing and streaming digital broadcasts. Fans can follow the team by searching VGKTwitch or by visiting https://www.twitch.tv/vgktwitch
"We are always looking for unique, innovative ways to connect with our fans," said Vegas Golden Knights Chief Marketing Officer Brian Killingsworth. "VGKTwitch will be home to fun and engaging content that you will not be able to find anywhere else. Through the interactive features offered by the Twitch platform, our fans will not just be viewers of our shows, they will be a part of them."
The first Vegas Golden Knights show on Twitch will be a program called "Shane's House," hosted by the team's color commentator on AT&T SportsNet/former NHL player Shane Hnidy. Shane's House will feature Hnidy interacting with a variety of guests including players, celebrities, management and Golden Knights fans as they come by to play video games. Viewers of the program will be able to chat directly with Hnidy and his guests and watch live as they hang out and game.
The first stream of "Shane's House" can be found on Twitch now.
Additional programming will be posted on the VGKTwitch channel as dates and times are confirmed.
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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.