Golden Knights: Mark Stone Named Team Captain

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”

2020 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Dallas Stars vs. Vegas Golden Knights

With their victory over the Vancouver Canucks in a thrilling Game Seven Friday night, the Vegas Golden Knights punched their ticket to face the Dallas Stars in the Western Conference Final. It is, in the minds of many observers, the expected matchup. Colorado and Vancouver made things interesting and pushed their respective outings to sevenContinue reading “2020 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Dallas Stars vs. Vegas Golden Knights”

2019-2020 Season Preview: Vegas Golden Knights

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”

What Went Wrong: 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”

What Went Wrong: Ottawa Senators

In 2018-2019, the Ottawa Senators finished dead last in the NHL. When processing what went wrong with the year, it’s almost a futile effort because just about everything went wrong. The Senators closed 2018-2019 with a 29-47-9 record, good for just 64 points. That put them eight points behind the New Jersey Devils in theContinue reading “What Went Wrong: Ottawa Senators”