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Golden Knights vs. Canucks: Preview and Open Game Thread

Vancouver Canucks v Vegas Golden Knights Photo by Zak Krill/NHLI via Getty Images

Tonight the Vegas Golden Knights start an important road trip in Western Canada as they remain in the hunt for a playoff spot. The Golden Knights enter tonight with a record of 40-29-4 (84 points), and are 7-3-0 over their last 10 games played. The Vancouver Canucks have a record of 35-28-10 (49 points), and are 5-2-3 over the last 10 games played.

This is the fourth meeting between both teams, and here’s how the previous meetings have gone.


Standings Update

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In terms of scoreboard watching, this evening the Dallas Stars (2nd Wild Card) are home vs. the Tampa Bay Lightning. The Nashville Predators (1st Wild Card) are home vs. the San Jose Sharks. Lastly, the Los Angeles Kings (3rd Place in Pacific) are on the road vs. the Chicago Blackhawks.


Vegas Golden Knights

Forwards

Evgenii Dadonov — Jack Eichel — Nicolas Roy

Jonathan Marchesault — William Karlson — Mike Amadio

Max Pacioretty — Chandler Stephenson — Mark Stone

Mattias Janmark — Jake Leschyshyn — Keegan Kolesar

Defense

Brayden McNabb — Shea Theodore

Ben Hutton — Alex Pietrangelo

Alec Martinez — Zach Whitecloud

Goaltender

Robin Lehner


Vancouver Canucks

Forwards

Elias Pettersson — Bo Horvat — Conor Garland

Vasily Podkolzin — J.T. Miller — Alex Chiasson

Nic Petan — Juho Lammikko — Will Lockwood

Sheldon Dries — Brad Richardson — Kyle Burroughs

Defense

Oliver Ekmann-Larsson — Tyler Myers

Quinn Hughes — Luke Schenn

Travis Dermott — Brad Hunt

Goaltender

Karel Vejmelka


Team Stats via NHL dot com

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Enjoy the game!