It’ll be another first as the Vegas Golden Knights face the Minnesota Wild in the opening round of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs.
By defeating the Colorado Avalanche Saturday in their Stanley Cup Qualifying round robin contest, the Vegas Golden Knights secured their spot as number one seed in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The top four seeds in each conference were or will be decided by the round robin tournament and the Golden Knights went 3-0-0, ending itContinue reading “Golden Knights: Vegas Snags Top Seed in West with Win Over Avalanche”
The Vegas Golden Knights set the bar impossibly high in their debut season and returned to the playoffs in their sophomore outing, which makes their third year all the more important. Last year, they lost to the San Jose Sharks in the first round. Blowing a 3-0 lead in Game Seven was certainly not partContinue reading “2019-2020 Season Preview: Vegas Golden Knights”
The second season of the Vegas Golden Knights came with a lot to live up to, what with their storybook inaugural season taking them all the way to the Stanley Cup Final. In 2018-2019, Vegas came back down to Earth. They finished with a 43-32-7 record, good for third in the Pacific Division and seventhContinue reading “What Went Wrong: Vegas Golden Knights”
It was a comeback to end all comebacks, with the San Jose Sharks fighting back from a 3-1 series deficit and a 3-0 deficit entering nearly halfway through the third period of Game Seven to knock the Vegas Golden Knights out of the post-season. Phew. Describing Tuesday’s Game Seven doesn’t do it justice, but weContinue reading “Sharks: San Jose Eliminates Vegas with Wild Game Seven Victory”