Latest Jack Eichel News

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...

Sabres counting on late-season surge to carry into next year

Apr. 30, 2022 17:30 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The airing of grievances and expressions of frustrations which commonly followed each of the Sabres' previous 10 losing seasons were notably absent on Saturday. At a time Buffalo set an NHL record by missing the playoffs for an 11th straight year, the mood was...

Eichel's 3-point game sparks Vegas to 7-4 win over Blues

Apr. 30, 2022 00:34 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jack Eichel had two goals and an assist, leading the Vegas Golden Knights to a 7-4 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Friday night in the regular-season finale for both teams. “It’s always good to win hockey games,” Eichel said. “Every day you’ve got to...

Johnson scores in SO, Blackhawks beat Golden Knights 4-3

Apr. 28, 2022 00:14 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Tyler Johnson scored in the seventh round of the shootout, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat Vegas 4-3 on Wednesday night, eliminating the Golden Knights from the playoff race. Johnson scored on a wrist shot seconds before Dallas, which needed a point to eliminate...

Stars beat Vegas in 7-round shootout; Knights still alive

Apr. 27, 2022 01:29 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Miro Heiskanen made the only shot in a seven-round shootout after Jason Robertson scored twice to reach the 40-goal mark, and the Dallas Stars are on the verge of finally clinching a playoff spot. The Vegas Golden Knights aren't done yet, but are close to missing the...

Eichel takes positives from short time with Golden Knights

Apr. 25, 2022 18:47 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jack Eichel came to Las Vegas to get back on the ice and get into the playoffs. Eichel's desire to reach the playoffs for the first time in his seven-year career hasn't been fulfilled, though the Golden Knights are mathematically still alive entering the final week...

Logan Thompson makes 35 saves, Golden Knights top Flames 6-1

Apr. 15, 2022 01:22 AM EDT

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Calgary native Logan Thompson made his first career start in his hometown and helped the Vegas Golden Knights earn a crucial 6-1 victory over the Flames on Thursday night. The 25-year-old Thompson made 35 saves, and the Golden Knights remained in the hunt...

Vegas stays in playoff hunt with 6-1 win over Arizona

Apr. 10, 2022 01:50 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Brayden McNabb scored a goal and assisted on two others and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Arizona Coyotes 6-1 on Saturday night. With the win, the Knights moved within two points of third-place Los Angeles in the Pacific Division. Both Vegas and LA have nine...

Pettersson scores twice, Canucks rout Golden Knights 5-1

Apr. 07, 2022 02:41 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Elias Pettersson scored twice and had two assists to lead the Vancouver Canucks to a 5-1 victory over Vegas on Wednesday night, snapping a five-game winning streak for the Golden Knights. The victory gave the Canucks’ slim playoff hopes a boost as they chase a...

Jack Eichel nets a pair as Golden Knights sink Kraken 5-2

Apr. 02, 2022 01:28 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Jack Eichel getting hot and continued solid play in net from Logan Thompson could be the perfect combination for the Vegas Golden Knights in their push for a playoff spot in the Western Conference. Eichel scored twice in his first multigoal game since being traded...