The Golden Knights rallied for a victory over the Dallas Stars in their NHL round-robin opener after Ryan Reaves and Robin Lehner took a knee for social justice.
Handicapper Dana Lane is betting against the Golden Knights, who might be without leading scorer Max Pacioretty. Dallas is a +115 underdog to the Knights, who are -125.
Dance with the one that brung ya. It’s why Marc-Andre Fleury should assume his normal position between the pipes when the Golden Knights begin the NHL playoffs in Edmonton.
Heartstrings have no place here, meaning Golden Knights coach Pete DeBoer should start Robin Lehner over Marc-Andre Fleury in goal for the NHL playoffs.
Marc-Andre Fleury and the Golden Knights depart soon for a playoff hub in Edmonton as the NHL handles coronavirus hurdles better than other sports.
Las Vegas reportedly won’t be a hub city when the NHL returns to play and, given its recent surge of COVID-19 cases, had no business being considered at this point.
The next step for the NHL’s possible return to play begins Monday, meaning the Golden Knights and 30 other teams can have players on the ice again.
Golden Knights coach Pete DeBoer said he enjoys spending time with his family in Canada, but he’s also going stir crazy and is eager to get to the rink again.
With the corovavirus shutdown leaving some fans strapped for cash, the Golden Knights’ empathy is being questioned after season ticket deferrals end.
Golden Knights coach Pete DeBoer apparently wants to name a captain, but the team has never attached a “C” on a specific sweater.