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However, the name of the club still remains undecided but fans are able to vote for it up until August 28. The new name will be revealed on August 29.

Press conference below.

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Born and raised in Las Vegas, Helen was a former athlete for 10 years and a 2-time state champion swimmer. She produces and hosts Eyes On The Game Sports Radio, which airs on NBC Sports AM920 every Tuesday from 2-3pm PT. She loves sports and food (pizza is her favorite).

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