The Vegas Golden Knights have made a habit out of spectacularly over-the-top performances to kick off playoff games, and their home opener in the Western Conference Finals might have been their best yet. The Game 3 pregame party had everything: a drumline, an archer, a swordfight, a flying dude with a Winnipeg flag, and a Knight slicing through an ice projection of a Jet. See for yourself:

And because the hockey team is every bit as exciting as these ceremonies, Jonathan Marchessault scored yet another backhanded goal for the Knights just 35 seconds after the puck dropped.