Knights Nuggets: Fri-yay, baby!

Start off your morning by reading up on some news and notes from Vegas and around the NHL.

Let’s go over some news and notes:

- If you want to pay $100, you can get Ryan Reaves to talk mad trash to your worst enemy for you. That’s a real thing. [KOI]

- A number of youngsters (and some veterans) will be fighting for the open spot on the Golden Knights’ blue line. Who will come out victorious? [HockeyBuzz]

- We’re about to get a look inside the life of William Karlsson and, folks, I am giddy.

In other news...

- Patrick Marleau may not be going back to San Jose, but it sure sounds like Joe Thornton is ready to suit up for another season with the Sharks. [NHL]

- Jake Gardiner and Derick Brassard are both still sitting on the open market waiting to sign with a team. What are some of the best late-summer signings in recent memory? [The Hockey News]

- Way may know the name of the Seattle franchise’s AHL expansion affiliate. How does the Palm Springs Firebirds sound? [The Desert Sun]

- How many minutes should NHL stars play per game? As many as NBA stars? Or would they die of exhaustion in the middle of the ice? [The Athletic]

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