Team names might be the favorite topic of SinBin.vegas readers, which is why we bring you jersey concepts, polls, podcasts, and much more all in relation to the possible team team of the first ever major professional in the city of Las Vegas.
It’s almost certain when the NHL awards The Creator his franchise he’ll announce shortly thereafter the name of the team will be the Black Knights, Silver Knights or just Knights.
But that hasn’t stopped the world from buying up domain names and attempting to make a quick buck. Recently the domain name LasVegasAces.com was brought to our attention. Mainly because of this, but also because of where that domain forwards to currently. Look familiar?
No, we are not the owners of LasVegasAces.com and no we are not the ones behind the eBay listing. So, we reached out to those who are and got quite the interesting response in return.
My wife and I have owned LasVegasAces.com for a while now. We are aware of the situation out there and decided to offer the name for sale. We received plenty of offers from what appeared at first to be based on speculation then turned very serious. Yes we did receive a nice offer from a team or should I say potential team.
Was it The Creator and his “potential team?” We asked, and were met with actual laughter on the phone followed by an “absolutely not.”
In the past domain names have come up and Foley’s has even said it’s one of his biggest regrets. But I’ll have to side with the team on this one and say, they aren’t paying $150,000+ for a domain name when they haven’t yet been awarded a team officially.
What does this all mean? I have no idea. But the story about LasVegasAces.com sparked my interest. We currently own NHLBlackKnights.com after it was gifted to us early on in the website’s existence (we are willing to sell it for a home sweater, a T-Shirt, and 2 beers.)
If you own a domain name that could possibly be related to the team, let us know, maybe there is more to this story.