EditorsNote: Edit 1: Re-wrote sixth graf. Marc-Andre Fleury made 28 saves and Shea Theodore had a goal and an assist to lead the Vegas Golden Knights to a 4-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens in Game 1 of their NHL semifinal playoff series on Monday in Las Vegas. Alec Martinez,...
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Among hockey fans, there definitely seems to be a sense of jealousy of the Vegas Golden Knights and what they’ve accomplished. It’s an easy bandwagon to jump on. Most organizations could only dream of the type of success the Golden Knights and their fans have enjoyed as they’ve gone from a scrappy underdog to an absolute mega-power in a few short years.
Evans (concussion) will not be ready ahead of Wednesday's Game 2 clash with Vegas, per Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports. Evans was previously labeled a game-time decision but it appears the youngster won't be cleared to play in Game 2. Prior to getting hurt, the winger was slotting into a first-line role with Phillip Danault and Brendan Gallagher and should rejoin that duo once give the all-clear.
The top lines of Max Pasio Retti and Las Vegas are on track. Same as William Karlsson’s group in the second unit, just below. Conclusion: The Golden Knights run four highly productive lines for the semi-final showdown against the Montreal Canadiens in the best seven series starting Monday in Vegas.
Montreal Canadiens forward Nick Suzuki hasn't been looking to exact revenge on the Vegas Golden Knights since being traded by the club in 2018. Suzuki was drafted by the Golden Knights with the 13th overall pick in the 2017 NHL Draft but was quickly traded to the Canadiens in a blockbuster deal involving ex-Habs captain Max Pacioretty.
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Max Pacioretty and the top line of Vegas are rolling right along. Same with William Karlsson’s group on the second unit and right on down the lines. Bottom line: The Golden Knights are operating four highly productive lines heading into their semifinal showdown with the Montreal Canadiens in a best-of-seven series that starts Monday in Vegas.
Marc-Andre Fleury made 30 saves and Alex Pietrangelo and Max Pacioretty each had a goal and an assist as the Vegas Golden Knights clinched their West Division second-round playoff series with a 6-3 victory over the Colorado Avalanche in Game 6 on Thursday night in Las Vegas. Nick Holden, William...
DENVER (AP) — Mark Stone blocked a shot on the defensive end and by the time he spun around, a pass was waiting for him with nothing but clear sailing ahead. A burst of speed — even as tired as he was — and a wrist shot later, he was being mobbed along the boards by teammates.
Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy closed another playoff series with a shutout, making 29 saves and blanking the Carolina Hurricanes 2-0 in Game 5 of their second-round matchup on Tuesday night in Raleigh, N.C. Brayden Point and Ross Colton scored for the Lightning, who won the final two games...
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The speedy Colorado Avalanche are suddenly the ones doing all the chasing.
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DENVER (AP) — The speedy Colorado Avalanche are suddenly the ones doing all the chasing. Vegas had Colorado in defense mode as the Golden Knights tied their playoff series at two games apiece by taking both games at home. Game 5 is Tuesday in Denver. “They make a play in...
EditorsNote: Removed extra 1st-reference on Reilly Smith (2nd-to-last graf) Jonathan Marchessault scored his first career playoff hat trick and Marc-Andre Fleury made 17 saves as the Vegas Golden Knights cruised to a 5-1 victory over the Colorado Avalanche in the second round of the West Division playoffs on Sunday night in Las Vegas.