Latest Vegas Golden Knights News

Vegas goalie Robin Lehner to miss upcoming season

Aug. 11, 2022 15:21 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Vegas Golden Knights goalie Robin Lehner will require hip surgery and is expected to miss the upcoming season, the team said Thursday. The 31-year-old Lehner, who will likely spend the entire 2022-23 season on long-term injured reserve, has three years remaining...

Analysis: Cap management define 2022 NHL free agency

Jul. 14, 2022 16:26 PM EDT

Neither Nazem Kadri, Johnny Gaudreau nor John Klingberg could sign with the Flyers even if they had their sights set on Philadelphia. Before any of the top NHL free agents had agreed to a deal this week, general manager Chuck Fletcher declared the Flyers out of contention for all of...

Stars add assistant coaches, re-sign backup goalie Wedgewood

Jul. 01, 2022 15:16 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — The Dallas Stars have added Steve Spott and Alain Nasreddine to the coaching staff while re-signing backup goalie Scott Wedgewood on a $2 million, two-year contract. Spott and Nasreddine will be the assistants to new coach Pete DeBoer. Goaltending coach Jeff Reese and...

Bruins re-up GM Sweeney; 1st job to find Cassidy replacement

Jun. 27, 2022 15:16 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — All those wins and playoff appearances weren't enough for Bruce Cassidy to keep his job as Boston Bruins coach. But they earned general manager Don Sweeney a contract extension. The Bruins said on Monday they have signed Sweeney to a multiyear...

DeBoer jumps back in as Stars coach, looks to spark offense

Jun. 22, 2022 16:17 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Pete DeBoer didn't really hesitate to jump right back into coaching with the Dallas Stars about a month after he was fired by the Vegas Golden Knights. Now the 54-year-old is ready to try to spark the offense of the only playoff team to get outscored during the...

Dallas Stars hire veteran coach Peter DeBoer

Jun. 21, 2022 19:57 PM EDT

Peter DeBoer has twice gone to the Stanley Cup Final in his first season with a new team. Now he is the new coach of the Dallas Stars, who were there two summers ago. “Every team that he has taken over has not only shown immediate improvement but has been ultra-competitive in the...

Cassidy says taking Golden Knights job was 'no-brainer'

Jun. 16, 2022 19:21 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Bruce Cassidy is the third coach of the Vegas Golden Knights in the franchise's sixth year, and he said the decision was a “no-brainer” from a hockey perspective. After all, Vegas has been one of the NHL's most successful teams since entering the league in...

Golden Knights hire former Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy

Jun. 14, 2022 19:18 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Bruce Cassidy wasn’t out of a job for long after being hired to coach the Vegas Golden Knights on Tuesday, little more than a week after being fired by the Boston Bruins. Cassidy becomes the Golden Knights’ third coach and replaces Peter DeBoer, who was fired...

Vegas Golden Knights name Bruce Cassidy as the team’s head coach

Jun. 14, 2022 18:24 PM EDT
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Vegas Golden Knights name Bruce Cassidy as the team’s head coach.

Golden Knights fire Peter DeBoer after missing playoffs

May. 16, 2022 17:49 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Vegas Golden Knights fired coach Peter DeBoer on Monday in the aftermath of missing the playoffs for the first time in their five-year franchise history. General manager Kelly McCrimmon made the announcement and thanked DeBoer for his work with the...