It took five months from the moment Vegas was awarded a team to the day they became the Golden Knights. During that time we would get periodical updates from The Creator on what he, Adidas, and the league were woking on.
“We had about 100 different proposed logos after we selected the name. At the end of the day, there was only one vote.” -Foley
— SinBin.vegas (@SinBinVegas) November 9, 2016
Behind The Vegas Ice Episode 2 (watch the episode here) gave us a look at exactly what he was talking about with a quick shot of a wall of options that were considered.
There was also another shot of a wall of photos just like this with the Vegas Sign highlighted and a sticky note with the word “local elements” on it.
We have no idea how far along in the process this was, but I have to say, the logo they eventually went with blows everything on that board out of the water.
If you look on the far right hand side of the image you see an early version of the Sword Star logo I personally believe turned out to be one of the best in all of professional sports. The final logo changed a bit, but that one really perked my ears up because it looked like something I thought I had seen before. Check this out…