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Alex Tuch Returns to Practice After Second Injury – Video
 
Alex Tuch Returns to Practice After Second Injury – Video

Golden Knights right wing Alex Tuch returned to practice on Tuesday afternoon. Tuch missed the last four games due to an upper-body injury sustained in the team’s 4-3 overtime loss to the Winnipeg Jets on Nov. 3.

Knights preparing to play a “desperate” Sharks team on the road
 
Knights preparing to play a “desperate” Sharks team on the road

The Vegas Golden Knights could close out their first playoff series on the road against the San Jose Sharks when Game 5 takes place at the SAP Center. The team says they’re going to have to play their best to defeat a “desperate” opponent.

5 questions facing the Golden Knights
 
5 questions facing the Golden Knights

Can they do it again? In some way, shape or form, this question will linger throughout the season. Who will step up on defense? Nate Schmidt was suspended 20 games and Shea Theodore remains unsigned. Who skates with Paul Stastny? Coach Gerard Gallant has options, including Erik Haula, Tomas Tatar and Alex Tuch. How will the bottom six forwards shake out? Ryan Carpenter and Oscar Lindberg are fighting for a spot on the third line. Will any rookies make the team. Cody Glass, Nick Suzuki, Erik Brannstrom and Nicolas Hague will get a long look in camp.

Golden Edge: Knights eager to get back on the ice
 
Golden Edge: Knights eager to get back on the ice

Zac Pacleb gives a practice report, including how the Golden Knights feel about the long wait between sweeping the Los Angeles Kings and playing the San Jose Sharks.