The Vegas Golden Knights played Tuesday’s contest against the St. Louis Blues without any regular coaches behind the bench. General manager Kelly McCrimmon filled in, along with the coaching staff from the AHL’s Henderson Silver Knights.
The Vegas Golden Knight have named Mark Stone as their first team captain. The announcement was made Wednesday. “Honestly, I was just kind of speechless,” Stone said. “For this organization in three years to be where it’s at, it’s very humbling for me. Big honour. Something that I’m not going to take lightly and somethingContinue reading “Golden Knights: Mark Stone Named Team Captain”
After a brief and rare holiday, it’s time to get back in the swing of things in this most unusual of off-seasons. Typically, we’d be underway with a whole new NHL season and all sorts of new opportunities. But with the Stanley Cup just rewarded to the Tampa Bay Lightning and the NHL’s free agencyContinue reading “Golden Knights: Vegas is All-in On Winning Now”
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”
The Vegas Golden Knights have promoted Kelly McCrimmon to the post of general manager, effective the first of September. McCrimmon will replace George McPhee, who will remain the president of hockey operations. “Working with the Golden Knights has been an incredibly rewarding experience, and I am very grateful for this new opportunity,” McCrimmon said. “IContinue reading “Golden Knights: Vegas Promotes McCrimmon to GM Post”