Knights Nuggets: Deryk Engelland tries his hand at NASCAR

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- Golden Knights defenseman Deryk Engelland is a NASCAR driver now. Did you know that? It’s true. And he and Kurt Busch are now the two best friends that anyone could have. [NHL]

- Erik Haula exploded for 29 goals last season and played a huge role on the Vegas power play. How did we grade the Finnish forward in his 2017-18 review? [Knights on Ice]

- Knights owner Bill Foley recently dropped a few tidbits about the upcoming season. If his comments are any indication, be prepared for much different pregame festivities. [Las Vegas Sun]

- Paul Stastny had several options during free agency, but Ryan Reaves’ presence may have helped lure the 32-year-old to Vegas. [NHL]

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