Golden Knights promote McCrimmon to GM, retain McPhee

Hockey 05/02/19, 11:22

The Vegas Golden Knights have promoted Kelly McCrimmon to general manager and kept George McPhee as president of hockey operations.McPhee and owner Bill Foley announced the unexpected move Thursday amid speculation about other NHL teams being interested in McCrimmon. He had served as McPhee's top assistant since August 2016, a ...

Golden Knights ready to turn page, look toward next season

Hockey 04/25/19, 18:23

The Vegas Golden Knights' second postseason didn't last nearly as long as their first but general manager George McPhee said "there will be no pity parties" after the way it ended, and the team is already looking forward to next year."We're going to take the rearview mirror out and move ...

Vegas owner says NHL executive apologized for Game 7 penalty

Hockey 04/25/19, 16:22

The owner of the Vegas Golden Knights said Thursday a senior NHL executive phoned him to apologize for a penalty called during Game 7 of his team's loss to the San Jose Sharks.Owner Bill Foley said the call came the morning after Vegas lost 5-4 in overtime Tuesday night to ...

Sharks rally after Pavelski’s scary injury to make 2nd round

Hockey 04/24/19, 14:38

Joe Thornton gathered his teammates at the bench as a bloodied Joe Pavelski was taken off the ice after being knocked out on a hit and implored them to avenge their captain's injury by scoring three goals on the ensuing major penalty to erase a three-goal deficit.The San Jose Sharks ...

Steady Eddie: Healthy Vlasic helps Sharks reach Game 7

Hockey 04/22/19, 16:49

The San Jose Sharks went off the rails a bit soon after shutdown defenseman Marc-Edouard Vlasic was hit with a puck that sidelined him for two-plus games.The fact that the tenor of their first-round series against the Vegas Golden Knights has changed dramatically ever since Vlasic returned healthy in Game ...

Hertl lifts Sharks past Vegas 2-1 in 20T to force Game 7

Hockey 04/21/19, 22:36

Tomas Hertl scored a short-handed goal 11:17 into the second overtime to lift the San Jose Sharks to a 2-1 win over the Vegas Golden Knights on Sunday night, forcing a Game 7 in their first-round playoff series.Just 31 seconds after Barclay Goodrow was called for slashing Brayden McNabb, it ...

Sharks start fast to stay alive, beat Golden Knights 5-2

Hockey 04/18/19, 23:41

Tomas Hertl got San Jose off to the fast start that had been missing the past three games, Martin Jones came up with the big saves and the Sharks staved off elimination by beating the Vegas Golden Knights 5-2 in Game 5 of their first-round series Thursday night.Hertl scored his ...

Golden Knights one win from advancing to 2nd round again

Sports 04/17/19, 18:04

The Vegas Golden Knights are on the brink of reaching the second round for the second time in their two-year history.A year after advancing all the way to the Stanley Cup Final in their inaugural season, the Golden Knights are one win away from moving past the San Jose Sharks ...

Fleury gets 15th playoff shutout, Vegas beats Sharks 5-0

Sports 04/17/19, 00:37

Max Pacioretty had two goals and two assists, Marc-Andre Fleury earned his 15th playoff shutout and the Vegas Golden Knights defeated the San Jose Sharks 5-0 on Tuesday night for a 3-1 lead in their best-of-seven Western Conference series.Vegas can eliminate the Sharks from the postseason for the second consecutive ...

Stone powers Vegas past San Jose 6-3

Sports 04/15/19, 00:02

Mark Stone had three goals and two assists, and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the San Jose Sharks 6-3 on Sunday night to take a 2-1 lead in their first-round playoff series.Paul Stastny collected two goals and three assists as Vegas captured another high-scoring matchup with San Jose. Max Pacioretty ...

Golden Knights tie series with Sharks with 5-3 win in Game 2

Sports 04/13/19, 00:23

Mark Stone scored the tiebreaking goal on a power play created by a penalty that negated an apparent San Jose goal and the Vegas Golden Knights responded after blowing a three-goal lead in the first period to beat the Sharks 5-3 on Friday night to tie their playoff series at ...

Pavelski’s painful goal leads Sharks past Golden Knights 5-2

Hockey 04/11/19, 00:27

Joe Pavelski took a puck off his chin to score the opening goal and the San Jose Sharks raced past the Vegas Golden Knights with a 5-2 victory Wednesday night in Game 1 of their first-round series.Brent Burns, Marc-Edouard Vlasic and Evander Kane added goals in a wild second period ...

Flames face stacked field in NHL Western Conference playoffs

Hockey 04/08/19, 19:34

The Calgary Flames are the new players in the Western Conference playoffs, a field stacked with Stanley Cup-contending teams such as the San Jose Sharks, Nashville Predators, Winnipeg Jets and Vegas Golden Knights.It doesn't appear to be safe to count any of the eight teams out.Predators general manager David Poile ...

Golden Knights’ offense powering Vegas as playoffs arrive

Hockey 04/08/19, 01:47

The Vegas Golden Knights struggled when they opened the season and wound up in last place in the Western Conference at one point, a humbling stumble for a team that was just a few months removed from a charmed run to the Stanley Cup Final in its first year of ...

Kings begin coaching search after letting go of Desjardins

Sports 04/07/19, 14:10

The Los Angeles Kings said Sunday that Willie Desjardins is not a candidate to become the next head coach after serving in an interim role for most of the season."We thanked Willie Desjardins for his effort and dedication while serving as our interim head coach," general manager Rob Blake said. ...

Kovalchuk scores twice as Kings beat Golden Knights 5-2

Hockey 04/07/19, 00:32

Ilya Kovalchuk had two goals, Dustin Brown had two assists and the last-place Los Angeles Kings closed the season with a 5-2 victory over the playoff-bound Vegas Golden Knights on Saturday night.Anze Kopitar had a goal and an assist for Los Angeles while Jeff Carter and Matt Roy also had ...

Stepan scores twice, Coyotes dump Vegas, 4-1

Hockey 04/04/19, 23:49

Derek Stepan scored twice, Darcy Kuemper made 35 saves and the Arizona Coyotes defeated the Vegas Golden Knights 4-1 on Thursday night.Arizona entered the day needing a win to stay in playoff contention, but was officially eliminated from the postseason when Colorado went into overtime with Winnipeg earlier in the ...

Marchessault’s goal leads Golden Knights over Oilers 3-1

Hockey 04/01/19, 23:55

Jonathan Marchessault scored his sixth game-winning goal and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Edmonton Oilers 3-1 on Monday night.Vegas goaltender Malcolm Subban stopped 18 shots while making his ninth straight start in place of Marc-Andre Fleury. Subban ended an 0-3-2 skid since earning his first career shutout on March ...

Burns scores in OT, Sharks top Golden Knights 4-3

Hockey 03/30/19, 23:11

Brent Burns scored on a power play at 22 seconds of overtime and the San Jose Sharks snapped a seven-game losing streak, beating the Vegas Golden Knights 4-3 on Saturday night.The Sharks clinched second place in the Pacific Division and home ice in the first round of the playoffs, ending ...

Wild defeat Golden Knights 3-2, stay in playoff hunt

Hockey 03/29/19, 23:46

Devan Dubnyk stopped 32 shots and the Minnesota Wild defeated the Vegas Golden Knights 3-2 on Friday night.The Wild, who are four points back of the second wild-card spot in the Western Conference, improved to 5-0-1 all-time against Vegas, including a perfect 3-0-0 at T-Mobile Arena.Minnesota came into the game ...

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