Coachella Valley AHL team to announce mascot name, logo, colors and more on November 5

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The Coachella Valley Arena and the NHL’s Seattle Kraken released a video teasing a major announcement regarding the new local American Hockey League team.

The videos tease the announcement is coming on November 5 at 11 a.m. PT. The team name was not revealed yet, but there appear to be some hints as to the choice throughout the video.

The¬†new team¬†will be an affiliate of the¬†Seattle Kraken. At this time, there is no official confirmation on the branding of the team, however, based on the video and the¬†team’s website, it’s going to involve the heat.

Last week, News Channel 3 uncovered some trademark applications on team names for the newest AHL team. There were four team names on the list:

  • Coachella Valley Firebirds
  • Coachella Valley Dragons
  • Coachella Valley Eagles
  • Coachella Valley Falcons

The AHL team will be playing their home games at the $300 million, 11,000 seat Coachella Valley Arena in Thousand Palms. The arena is being built on 43 acres of unincorporated land in Thousand Palms just north of the I-10 freeway next to the Classic Club Golf Course.

The Coachella Valley Arena will be a state-of-the-art facility that will also host concerts and entertainment events.