Latest Cameron Talbot News

Road-ice advantage? Fans are back, visitors quieting them

Jun. 10, 2021 16:09 PM EDT

Fans gave the Carolina Hurricanes a standing ovation after their team bowed out of the second round of the playoffs in five games to the Tampa Bay Lightning. The crowd of 16,000-plus did not get much to cheer about on the ice before the final horn sounded because the...

Wild show promise, despite latest one-and-done in playoffs

May. 29, 2021 20:24 PM EDT

In the end, the Minnesota Wild were left with another early exit from the playoffs. Still, this truncated season, while fully enveloped by COVID-19 protocols, looked a little bit like a new beginning. Pivoting further away from the core and identity...

Janmark has hat trick to lead Vegas to Game 7 win over Wild

May. 29, 2021 01:41 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Mattias Janmark had scored just one goal since being acquired by Vegas at the trade deadline from Chicago. He tripled that Friday night with his first career hat trick in what might have been the most important home playoff game in the Golden Knights'...

Golden Knights host a Game 7 for 1st time against Minnesota

May. 27, 2021 15:18 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The payoff for sharing the NHL’s best record comes Friday night for the Vegas Golden Knights. Vegas will host a Game 7 for the first time when it plays the Minnesota Wild, who have staved off elimination by winning the past two games. ...

Fiala, Wild force Game 7 with 3-0 victory over Vegas

May. 27, 2021 01:22 AM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild have proven themselves to be a tough out. The Vegas Golden Knights could use some work on their finishing touch. Kevin Fiala had a goal and an assist in the third period to break open a scoreless game, Cam Talbot had his second...

Cam Talbot doing his part to keep Wild in series vs. Vegas

May. 25, 2021 18:06 PM EDT

Keeping up with the skill, speed and strength of the Vegas Golden Knights has been every bit the challenge that was expected for the Minnesota Wild. Thanks to Cam Talbot, they haven't yet had to give up the chase. “It's kind of like his baseline...

Wild stave off elimination with just 14 shots, top Vegas 4-2

May. 25, 2021 02:43 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Minnesota Wild scored four goals in the first four games of their opening-round playoff tilt with the Vegas Golden Knights and fell behind 3-1 in the series. On Monday night, they matched that to stave off elimination, despite having only 14 shots...

Series now even, Islanders aim to keep Crosby, Pens in check

May. 24, 2021 00:39 AM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The top line of Sidney Crosby, Jake Guentzel and Bryan Rust served as the lone constant for the Pittsburgh Penguins during an injury-plagued regular season, one that ended with a sprint to the East Division championship. The magic the three players...

Fleury blanks Wild 4-0 as Vegas grabs 3-1 lead in series

May. 22, 2021 23:55 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The stars are scoring for the Vegas Golden Knights, all four lines are producing, and the goaltending has been superb. That's how to take control of a playoff series. Marc-Andre Fleury made 35 saves for his 16th career...

Vegas surges past Wild for 5-2 win to take 2-1 series lead

May. 21, 2021 01:23 AM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Vegas Golden Knights trudged into the locker room at the first intermission with little to like, other than the time left in the game. Turned out that time was all they needed. Reilly Smith capped a three-goal...