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DeBoer: Former top forward line identity of Golden Knights

Jun. 05, 2021 18:04 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The former top forward line of the Vegas Golden Knights carried the moniker “misfit line” into the team’s fourth season. Coach Peter DeBoer offered another description after Jonathan Marchessault, William Karlsson and Reilly Smith helped Vegas...

Net work: Fleury and Grubauer face off in series, for Vezina

Jun. 01, 2021 18:44 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — On one end of the ice will be Philipp Grubauer, a recently named Vezina Trophy finalist. At the other end will be Marc-Andre Fleury, who's up for the same award. Now that's quite a goaltender face-off for Game 2 on Wednesday in a...

Vegas' Reaves suspended 2 games by NHL for hit vs. Avalanche

May. 31, 2021 19:56 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Vegas forward Ryan Reaves was suspended two games by the NHL on Monday for his roughing and unsportsmanlike conduct on Colorado's Ryan Graves during the Golden Knights' 7-1 loss in Game 1 of their second-round series Sunday. The NHL’s Department of...

Avalanche blaze past Knights 7-1 in penalty-filled Game 1

May. 31, 2021 12:53 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — The book on Nathan MacKinnon and the Colorado Avalanche: They're extremely speedy. An overlooked chapter in that book: They can turn physical, too, when push comes to shove. MacKinnon and Gabriel Landeskog each scored twice and the...

Fresh Fleury gives Golden Knights big boost vs. Wild

May. 19, 2021 18:56 PM EDT

The Vegas Golden Knights stuck to a true rotation for their goaltenders down the stretch of the season, alternating Marc-Andre Fleury without much dropoff in performance to Robin Lehner. Keeping the 36-year-old Fleury fresh has proven to be a winning strategy for coach...

Wild west: NHL wins leader Vegas wary of Minnesota matchup

May. 15, 2021 12:44 PM EDT

The Vegas Golden Knights have set a new standard for the expansion team in professional sports, enjoying a remarkable amount of success over just four NHL seasons. They reached the Stanley Cup finals in their first year and advanced to the Western Conference finals after...

Avalanche top Golden Knights 2-1, close in on 1st in West

May. 11, 2021 01:34 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Colorado coach Jared Bednar was blunt Monday night when asked how the Avalanche were able to pull out a come-from-behind 2-1 victory over the Vegas Golden Knights. “Simple. Goaltending - that was it,” Bednar said. “That was the only part of our...

NHL relaxing virus protocols for vaccinated playoff teams

May. 08, 2021 16:48 PM EDT

Just in time for the playoffs, the NHL is relaxing virus protocols for teams that reach a vaccination threshold. The changes take effect once 85% or more of the traveling party has been fully vaccinated, the league announced Saturday. For a team with 56 members in its...

Pietrangelo gets winner for Golden Knights in OT over Wild

May. 06, 2021 00:07 AM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Alex Pietrangelo scored at 1:53 of overtime, giving the Vegas Golden Knights a 3-2 victory on Wednesday after another late rally by the Minnesota Wild. Alex Tuch, the Wild's first-round draft pick in 2014, set up Pietrangelo with a pass across the...

Kaprizov, Brodin lead Wild rally for 6-5 win over Vegas

May. 03, 2021 23:56 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Jonas Brodin scored with 1:06 left, 26 seconds after Kirill Kaprizov had tied the game, and the Minnesota Wild rallied past the Vegas Golden Knights 6-5 on Monday night. Nick Bonino added two goals and an assist, while Joel Eriksson Ek and Kevin...