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Golden Knights coping with missing playoffs for 1st time

May. 04, 2022 17:36 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — After making the postseason in each of their first four years in existence, including a trip to the Stanley Cup Final to cap a remarkable inaugural season, the Vegas Golden Knights are watching the playoffs this year. Even days after their final game of the 2022...

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...

Wild finish for teams still trying to get into NHL playoffs

Apr. 25, 2022 23:31 PM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Things got wild in a matter of seconds for Western Conference teams still trying to get into the NHL playoffs — for those on the ice and those watching at home. “Interesting. It’s why you play the full 65 minutes,” Dallas Stars coach Rick Bowness said...

Vegas goalie Robin Lehner to undergo season-ending surgery

Apr. 25, 2022 18:28 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — After initially denying reports about Robin Lehner undergoing season-ending surgery and the goaltender dressing as the Vegas Golden Knights backup, the team said he will have a shoulder operation after all. The Golden Knights announced Monday that Lehner would...

Sharks snap 11-game skid vs Vegas with 5-4 shootout win

Apr. 25, 2022 03:07 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Thomas Bordeleau scored the only goal in a shootout and the San Jose Sharks rallied late for a 5-4 victory over the Vegas Golden Knights on Sunday night. Vegas squandered a 4-2 lead with a little more than two minutes left in regulation, as Nick Bonino scored his...

Golden Knights head into final stretch with goalie questions

Apr. 23, 2022 20:26 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — With four games left in the regular season and the Vegas Golden Knights locked in a down-to-the-wire playoff push, the last thing they need is another goalie controversy. But after starting goaltender Robin Lehner missed practices Friday and Saturday, the team said...

Ovechkin becomes oldest player to score 50 goals in a season

Apr. 21, 2022 02:43 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin enjoyed the biggest moment of his career inside T-Mobile Arena in 2018, when he skated the Stanley Cup around the rink after defeating the Vegas Golden Knights in the Final. On Wednesday night, he enjoyed another milestone. ...

Devils land a blow to Vegas' playoff hopes with 3-2 win

Apr. 19, 2022 01:40 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nathan Bastian had a goal and an assist, and the New Jersey Devils beat the Vegas Golden Knights 3-2 on Monday night. The Golden Knights blew their chance to gain ground on the Los Angeles Kings in the Pacific Division, and their playoff hopes lessened severely...