Jonathan Marchessault

Road to the Playoffs - Golden Knights Must Improve Away from Home

In terms of home attendance, the Vegas Golden Knights reside in the middle of the pack – an accomplishment when you think back to all the skepticism …

Ice Hockey

The Golden Knights' next move: trade James Neal, lock up William Karlsson or build the farm system?

<i>The Vegas Golden Knights swept the two-game season series with the NHL-leading Tampa Bay Lightning, signed several players -- including veteran</i> …

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Where is the next Eric Lindros? And how would he fit into this new NHL?

PHILADELPHIA — When Eric Lindros had his No. 88 raised to the rafters on Thursday, it was a final chance for the Philadelphia Flyers to honour a …

Alex Ovechkin

Gallant happy in Vegas, has no hard feelings toward Panthers

"I had 2 1/2 years there and I loved every minute of it," Gallant said after Vegas' 4-1 win against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday. "It was …

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Quick Shifts: Mike Babcock loves the media game

<i>A quick mix of the things we gleaned from the week of hockey, serious and less so, and rolling four lines deep.</i><b>1.</b> You probably know Mike Babcock is …

Nazem Kadri

With Home-Ice Advantage, Rested Panthers Ready for Rematch with Vegas

"They played us well last time we played," Panthers forward Nick Bjugstad said after Friday's morning skate. "We had a couple goals early on them, …

T-Mobile Arena

Preview: Panthers return from bye week to host upstart Golden Knights

<b>TV: FOX Sports Florida</b><p><b>Time:</b> Pregame coverage begins at 7 p.m.<p><b>SUNRISE, Fla. --</b> Florida Panthers defenseman Keith Yandle leads all active NHL players in consecutive games played, a streak that will hit 677 on Friday against the visiting Vegas Golden Knights.<p>Yandle's streak shot up to No. 1 this past …

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Boston Bruins and Austin Czarnik Face Uncertain Future

Providence Bruins forward Austin Czarnik is in the midst of a stellar season. With 33 points over his first 32 contests, Czarnik was recently named …

Radko Gudas

Golden Knights handle Lightning in game between conference leaders

James Neal, Nate Schmidt and William Karlsson scored for the Golden Knights (30-11-3), who swept the two-game season series against the Lightning and …

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Vegas beats Tampa Bay 4-1 in matchup of conference leaders

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Marc-Andre Fleury made 28 saves, David Perron had a goal and an assist, and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-1 Thursday night in a matchup of conference leaders.<p>James Neal, Nate Schmidt and William Karlsson also scored for the Golden Knights, who swept the …

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NHL DFS Picks: Strategy, advice, values for DraftKings, FanDuel for Thursday, January 18

Chris Wassel has NHL DFS picks and strategy advice to help you take down Thursday's DraftKings and FanDuel contests.

Pierre-Luc Dubois

NHL Analyst: Las Vegas Finds Ways To Win; Preds Primed For Deep Run « Ferrall On The Bench – CBS Sports Radio

<i>(Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)</i><p>It’s rare for an expansion team to experience success in its first season, but the Las Vegas Golden Knights (29-11-3) …

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Edmonton Oilers Need a Scorer and Here Are Some Options

If you were to look at the Edmonton Oilers’ playoff chances right now, you’d have to admit they’re bleak. A rough start to the year has them sitting …

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Preview: NHL’s top two teams square off as Lightning host Golden Knights

<b>TV: FOX Sports Sun</b><p><b>TIME:</b> Pregame coverage begins at 6:30 p.m.<p><b>WATCH LIVE ON FOX SPORTS GO</b><p><b>TAMPA, Fla. —</b> The top two teams in the league come together …

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Vegas Golden Knights GM George McPhee Credits Teamwork, Depth For Historic Start

Through 41 games the Vegas Golden Knights amassed a 29-10-2 record, winning at a clip of 70.7%, enough to secure a spot high atop the Western Conference standings.<p>For a franchise given less than a punter’s chance to win the Stanley Cup in its inaugural season, let alone qualify for the postseason, …

George McPhee

Knights conquer Lightning in battle of NHL's best

David Perron had a goal and an assist, and Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 28 shots to lead the Western Conference-leading Vegas Golden Knights to a 4-1 victory over the Eastern Conference-leading Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday night at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla.<p>James Neal, Nate Schmidt and William …

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Coming off a week’s rest, the Tampa Bay Lightning face off against the West’s best Vegas Golden Knights

Heading into Thursday’s matchup, the Lightning find themselves in unknown territory—the Bolts must play without defensive stalwart Victor Hedman. …

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Elias Says: January 18, 2018

<b>Thompson and Curry reign threes on the Bulls</b><p>Klay Thompson made seven three-point field goals in a 38-point performance and Stephen Curry made six …

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Tampa Bay Lightning pregame notes: Top teams faceoff, saying good bye to J.T. Brown and Jason Garrison returns

by Erik Erlendsson | @Erik_Erlendsson | Like us on Facebook<br>January 18, 2018<p><b>TAMPA –</b> Had anybody placed a wager on the meeting between the top two …

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Power Rankings: Statistical stars and fantasy standouts for every team

Like you, we're fantasy hockey freaks. So for this week's Power Rankings, we decided to honor some of the statistic stars and fantasy standouts for …

Morgan Rielly

Predators are short-handed, but they're stacked -- at a bargain rate -- in goal

CLOSE<p>The Predators shut out the Western Conference-leading Vegas Golden Knights on Tuesday.<p>The Nashville Predators returned from their week break …

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FanDuel NHL Blue Line Power Plays: January 17

Top FanDuel NHL point provider for Tuesday, January 16th 2018 was Predators Goaltender Juuse Saros.<p>Welcome to FanDuel NHL Blue Line Power Plays for …

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Predators' rotten injury luck strikes Ryan Johansen, entire first forward line

CLOSE<p>Subban will represent the Predators as Central Division captain at the NHL All-Star Game later this month.<p>Ryan Johansen crumpled to the …

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Lawless and Order

McPhee has inked leading scorer Jonathan Marchessault as well as defensemen Deryk Engelland and Jon Merrill in the last two weeks.<p>McPhee's plans for …

McPhee, Golden Knights keeping their heads in game

A. On the Strip to celebrate.<p>B. In Cabo for vacay.<p>C. To plan the Stanley Cup parade.<p>D. For eight days of pro and amateur scouting meetings.<p>The …

Gary Bettman

Saros makes 43 saves, Predators shut out Golden Knights

"He's been good for a while now," Predators coach Peter Laviolette said. "Probably going all the way back to [a 4-3 overtime win against the Los …

Ice Hockey

Vegas Has The Best Expansion Team In The History Of Pro Sports, And It’s Not Close

The Vegas Golden Knights are only halfway through their inaugural season, and they’ve already redefined what anyone thought was possible for an NHL …

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Juuse Saros finds rhythm in goal as Predators beat Golden Knights

While his teammates enjoyed some time off with a bye week, Juuse Saros kept working. It paid off for the Predators on Tuesday night.<p>Saros made 43 saves, Kevin Fiala scored eight minutes into the third period and host Nashville beat the Vegas Golden Knights 1-0.<p>Nashville played its first game in a …

Kevin Fiala

Which New NHL Coach Is Having The Biggest Impact?

Coaching changes can occur for a number of reasons. Sometimes, a coach doesn’t agree with an organization’s philosophy, or vice versa. Other times, a …

Rick Tocchet

TradeCentre: Western Conference needs, wants, wishes

Just less than six weeks remain until the NHL’s trade deadline, so here is a look at each Western Conference team’s needs, wants and</b> …

Oliver Ekman-Larsson