Four days after becoming an official member of the National Hockey League, the Vegas Golden Knights have their first player on the roster. Reid Duke is a 21-year old Forward from Calgary, Alberta who currently leads the Brandon Wheat Kings in both goals and points. He will finish the season with his current team before joining the Golden Knights. His addition was announced, via the Golden Knights' Twitter page, just hours ago.
The Golden Knights have made the first player transaction in team history & signed forward Reid Duke.
— Vegas Golden Knights (@GoldenKnights) March 6, 2017
Congrats to young Reid on his history-making move. His entry-level contract keeps him with the Golden Knights for at least three years.
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