It will be a battle for West Division supremacy as the Vegas Golden Knights take on the Colorado Avalanche in the second round of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs.
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”
The Edmonton Oilers couldn’t get it done Wednesday against the Vegas Golden Knights, losing by a final score of 3-0. The battle was critical for the Pacific Division breakdown, with Vegas now sitting atop the group with 78 points. The Oilers have 74, tying them with the Vancouver Canucks and putting them two ahead ofContinue reading “Oilers: Power Play Fizzles as Edmonton is Shut Out in Vegas”
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 San Jose Sharks and Vegas Golden Knights already have a nice rivalry and that’ll be on display when they meet in the first round. Last season, the Golden Knights defeated the Sharks in the second round and outscored them 22-14 over six games. They went on to the Stanley Cup Final. This time around,Continue reading “Playoff Preview: Vegas Golden Knights vs. San Jose Sharks”