It wasn’t a disastrous start for the Golden Knights. It just wasn’t very good, an opening 20 minutes that was eventually followed by a 3-0 loss to end a seven-game homestand.
Columbus’ Elvis Merzlikins made 27 saves for his first career shutout, and the Golden Knights lost 3-0 on Saturday at T-Mobile Arena to close out their seven-game homestand.
The Pittsburgh Penguins arguably have had the worst injury luck in the NHL, but they’re still in line to extend their playoff streak to 14 years.
Golden Knights right wing Keegan Kolesar made his NHL debut Saturday against the team that drafted him, the Columbus Blue Jackets.