"I feel like a kid all over, man, you know?" said Green, who rode a float featuring young hockey players.
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"I love the city. I can't wait to be a part of it. I can't wait to be officially there," Green said in an interview. "From this generation I would just like to be able to carry on, and pick up the torch and continue to make Vegas a place to be."
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