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Pittsburgh Penguins' Brandon Tanev (13) scores on Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury (29) during the third period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/L.E. Baskow)

Kahun, Jarry lead Penguins past Vegas 4-3

Jan. 8, 2020 2:14 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins had a season-low 16 shots on goal against the Vegas Golden Knights, and that was enough to get a victory. Dominik Kahun had a goal and an assist, Tristan Jarry made 32 saves and Pittsburgh opened a three-game road trip by beating the Golden Knights 4-3 Tuesday...

Dallas Stars defenseman Taylor Fedun (42) is congratulated by teammates after scoring a goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Vegas Golden Knights Friday, Dec. 13, 2019, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade)

Pacioretty scores in OT, Golden Knights beat Stars 3-2

Dec. 14, 2019 12:44 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — The Vegas Golden Knights went on the offensive in OT, and the aggressive approach quickly paid off. Max Pacioretty scored on a backhander 51 seconds into overtime and the Knights beat the Dallas Stars 3-2 on Friday night. Vegas coach Gerard Gallant put Pacioretty, the team's scoring leader,...

New York Islanders left wing Anders Lee (27) tackles defenseman Ryan Pulock (6), who scored in overtime of an NHL hockey game against the Vegas Golden Knights, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019, in Uniondale, N.Y. Islanders right wings Jordan Eberle (7) and Josh Bailey (12) celebrate with raised sticks. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Pulock's goal in OT lifts Islanders over Golden Knights 3-2

Dec. 6, 2019 12:17 AM EST

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — In a physical game with a playoff pace, Ryan Pulock and the New York Islanders took advantage of a prime opportunity in overtime. Pulock scored a power-play goal 3:20 into the extra session to give the Islanders a 3-2 victory over the Vegas Golden Knights on Thursday night....

Vegas Golden Knights center Jonathan Marchessault (81) watches his shot on New Jersey Devils goaltender Mackenzie Blackwood (29) during the third period of an NHL hockey game, Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019, in Newark, N.J. Marchessault scored three goals in the third period to help the Golden Knights defeat the Devils 4-3. New Jersey Devils defenseman Sami Vatanen (45) watches. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Marchessault's hat trick leads Golden Knights past Devils

Dec. 3, 2019 10:41 PM EST

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Jonathan Marchessault gave the Devils’ day of change an all-too-familiar ending. Marchessault scored three straight goals in the third period to rally the Vegas Golden Knights over New Jersey 4-3 Tuesday night, hours after the Devils fired coach John Hynes. Marchessault scored...

Carolina Hurricanes' Andrei Svechnikov (37), of Russia, works the puck as Philadelphia Flyers' Ivan Provorov (9), of Russia, defends during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C., Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019. (AP Photo/Karl B DeBlaker)

Ice wizards: NHL stars are embracing their creative side

Nov. 28, 2019 2:52 AM EST

Matthew Tkachuk watched Carolina’s Andrei Svechnikov from 20 feet away and knew something special was about to happen. Svechnikov picked the puck up behind the net, cradled it on the end of his stick and rammed it past the goaltender from behind the net. Someone in the NHL actually pulled off the...