Forward Chandler Stephenson, acquired from Washington last month, has stepped into injured William Karlsson’s spot on the No. 1 line for the Golden Knights.
Golden Knights practices at City National Arena will remain open to the public, a team spokesman told the Review-Journal on Friday.
Few in the Golden Knights room would have had similar thoughts as Reaves when it was announced that DeBoer would be replacing the fired Gerard Gallant this week.
Peter DeBoer ran his first practice as Golden Knights coach Friday in Montreal, and the 45-minute workout was another reminder of the changes that took place.
Nearly a year after being traded from Ottawa to the Vegas Golden Knights, Mark Stone remains a popular figure in Canada’s capital.
Fans certainly will be content with first impressions, the Knights having snapped a four-game losing streak by beating the Ottawa Senators 4-2 on Thursday.
Mark Stone made a memorable return to Ottawa with a goal and an assist, and the Golden Knights defeated the Senators Thursday in Peter DeBoer’s first game as coach.
Golden Knights forward Jonathan Marchessault, who played for Gerard Gallant in Florida and Las Vegas, called his dismissal “an awful situation, just terrible.”
Golden Knights center William Karlsson was scratched from Thursday’s game at the Ottawa Senators because of an upper-body injury and is listed as week to week.
The Las Vegas Stadium Authority showed a timelapse of the construction of Allegiant Stadium at their meeting Thursday, accompanied by the Golden Knights’ intro music.