Backup goalie Malcolm Subban started for Vegas, which fell 5-2 to Minnesota 5-2 at Xcel Energy Center.
Patriots coach Bill Belichick can talk for hours about the influence his father had on what is the pre-eminent coaching resume in NFL history, having grown up around those practices and meetings at Navy.
In Tom Brady’s seven previous Super Bowls, he has entered the fourth quarter trailing only twice — against Seattle three years ago and vs. Atlanta last year. All he did was outscore those two 52-23 combined in the fourth quarters and one overtime.
Professional sports bettor Erin Rynning is betting on the Patriots on the money line.
Brady will try on Sunday to win a sixth Super Bowl title with the Patriots, a feat that assuredly places the quarterback among the greatest sport champions in American history.