UPDATE: Fans excited despite Vegas Golden Knights loss in first home game

Vegas Golden Knights play first game at home
Posted at 3:41 PM, Sep 26, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-27 10:29:01-04

UPDATE: The Vegas Golden Knights lost their first game at T-Mobile Arena, but fans said they still had a great time cheering on Las Vegas' first major professional sports team.

The Golden Knights scored first, but lost 12 seconds into overtime when the Los Angeles Kings scored to seal the win in the Knights first home preseason game.

The Golden Knights announced attendance at the game was 17,101.

PREVIOUS STORY: The Vegas Golden Knights are playing their first pre-season game at home on Sept. 26 at the T-Mobile Arena. They will be facing the Los Angeles Kings.

The game starts at 7 p.m.

Officials say that they expect traffic to be heavy along the routes to the T-Mobile Arena.

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