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Golden Knights’ Twitter chirping silenced amid 3-1 Cup Final deficit

June 5, 2018

The Vegas Golden Knights’ inaugural season will not only be remembered for being the most successful expansion campaign in pro sports history, but it will also be remembered for the debut of the most aggressive Twitter account in pro sports history.

The Vegas social media outlet quickly gained a reputation for being as much of an agitator off the ice as Capitals forward Tom Wilson is on the ice. They started early with this famous shot at Sidney Crosby when the team picked up Vadim Shipachyov, who wore No. 87.