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Sabres Send Two Draft Picks To Vegas For Colin Miller

Jun 28, 2019 6:53 PM

The Buffalo Sabres have acquired defenseman Colin Miller from the Vegas Golden Knights for a pair of draft picks, according to multiple reports.

The Golden Knights acquired a second-round pick in the 2021 draft and a 2022 fifth-round selection, according to reports.

Tags: Buffalo Sabres, Vegas, Misc Rumor, Official Trade

Hurricanes Acquire Erik Haula From Golden Knights

Jun 27, 2019 1:11 AM

The Carolina Hurricanes have acquired forward Erik Haula from the Vegas Golden Knights in exchange for forward Nicolas Roy and a conditional fifth-round draft pick in the 2021 NHL draft, the teams announced Wednesday night.

Tags: Carolina Hurricanes, Vegas, Misc Rumor, Official Trade

Source: William Karlsson To Re-Sign with Golden Knights

Jun 24, 2019 1:22 AM

Center William Karlsson is expected to sign an eight-year, $47.2 million contract to remain with the Vegas Golden Knights, a source confirmed to ESPN.

The new deal is expected to be completed by Tuesday, according to The Athletic, which first reported the deal.

Tags: Vegas, Misc Rumor

Golden Knights Promote Kelly McCrimmon To General Manager

May 3, 2019 11:24 AM

The Vegas Golden Knights have promoted Kelly McCrimmon to general manager.

George McPhee will remain in his role as president of hockey operations.

McCrimmon was previously assistant general manager and received interest from the Edmonton Oilers to become their general manager. The Seattle expansion franchise was also interested in McCrimmon.

"Together they have constructed a championship-caliber team in a very short time," Golden Knights owner Bill Foley said of McPhee and McCrimmon in a statement. "This personnel move ensures that our hockey operations group stays intact and positions our organization for long-term success."

Emily Kapan/ESPN

Tags: Edmonton Oilers, Vegas, Misc Rumor

NHL Apologizes To Golden Knights For Incorrect Penalty Call

Apr 26, 2019 2:41 AM

The National Hockey League has apologized to the Vegas Golden Knights for an incorrect major penalty call that opened the door for a four-goal San Jose Sharks rally and eventual victory in Game 7 of their first-round playoff series.

"The league did reach out and apologize," general manager George McPhee said Thursday in Las Vegas.

Tags: Vegas, San Jose Sharks, Misc Rumor

Sharks' Hertl Delivers On Game 7 Promise

Apr 22, 2019 11:07 AM

After the Game 5 victory last Thursday, Sharks forward Tomas Hertl told an arena full of jubilant San Jose fans that there would be a Game 7 in their series against the Golden Knights.

"I know we have one more game and come back for Game 7," he said. "I believe it. We're a better team than them."

His short-handed goal in double overtime in Game 6 on Sunday delivered on that proclamation, giving the Sharks a 2-1 win in Las Vegas and a 3-3 series tie to force Game 7 on Tuesday night.

Tags: San Jose Sharks, Vegas, Game Recap, Misc Rumor

Sharks' Tomas Hertl Vows Game 7

Apr 19, 2019 11:56 AM

With two goals in Game 5 on Thursday night, Sharks forward Tomas Hertl helped his team avoid elimination. Then he guaranteed the fans that there will be a Game 7 back in San Jose against the Vegas Golden Knights.

"I know we have one more game, and come back for Game 7," Hertl said after the 5-2 victory over the Knights cut the series deficit to 3-2. "I believe it. We're a better team than them."

Tags: San Jose Sharks, Vegas, Misc Rumor

Joe Thornton Suspended For Game 4

Apr 16, 2019 9:36 AM

San Jose star center Joe Thornton has been suspended for Game 4 of the Sharks' series against Vegas for an illegal check to the head of Golden Knights forward Tomas Nosek in Game 3, the NHL's Department of Player Safety has announced.

Tags: San Jose Sharks, Vegas, Misc Rumor, Suspension

Vegas Adds Nikita Gusev To Playoff Roster

Apr 14, 2019 4:44 PM

The Vegas Golden Knights announced it signed KHL leading scorer Nikita Gusev to one-year entry level contract on Sunday. Gusev, a Moscow native, scored a league-high 82 points (17 goals, 65 assists) for SKA St. Petersburg this season, which was eliminated in the conference finals of the Gagarin Cup playoffs last week. Gusev was the KHL's MVP in 2018.

Tags: Vegas, Misc Rumor, Signing

Vegas Trades For Mark Stone From Senators

Feb 25, 2019 5:08 PM

The Vegas Golden Knights have acquired Mark Stone from the Ottawa Senators.

Vegas agreed to sign Stone to a contract extension with an annual average of $9.5 million. That number competes with some of the highest salaries in the league because Nevada has no state income tax.

Vegas traded defenseman Erik Brannstrom, 19, who was selected 15th overall in 2017 along with Oscar Lindberg and a second-round pick in 2019 that belonged to the Dallas Stars.

Greg Wyshynski/ESPN

Tags: Ottawa Senators, Vegas, Misc Rumor, Trade Rumor

Golden Knights Sign Alex Tuch To Seven-Year Deal
Alex Tuch scored 15 goals and had 22 assists last season for the Vegas Golden Knights.

Paul Stastny Could Miss Two Months
The Golden Knights are now saying that center Paul Stastny could miss two months with a lower-body injury.

Golden Knights Lose Paul Stastny For Three Games
Paul Stastny wll miss at least three games due to an undisclosed lower-body injury.

Golden Knights Remain NHLs Hottest Ticket
The Vegas Golden Knights are the most in-demand NHL team for the second year in a row.

After Trade, Golden Knights Sign Max Pacioretty To Extension
The Golden Knights acquired Max Pacioretty from the Canadiens on Sunday.

Golden Knights Re-Sign William Karlsson To One-Year, $5.25M Deal
William Karlsson gets a significant raise from his previous $1 million salary.


Golden Knights, Marc-Andre Fleury Agree To Extension
Marc-Andre Fleury's deal will keep him in Las Vegas through the 2021-22 NHL season.

Capitals Capture Stanley Cup, Ovechkin Wins Conn Smythe Trophy
The Capitals won their first Stanley Cup on Thursday night in Las Vegas, defeating the Golden Knights 4-3 on a third period goal by Lars Eller.

Capitals Win Game 4, Take Commanding Series Lead
The Capitals beat the Golden Knights by the score of 6-2 on Monday night, scoring three first-period goals.

Golden Knights To Play Tomas Tatar In Game 4
Tomas Tatar was acquired at the trade deadline from the Red Wings, and has not played since May 16.

Capitals Win To Take 2-1 Series Lead
Evgeny Kuznetsov scored the second goal in Saturday's 3-1 win over the Golden Knights.

Capitals' Evgeny Kuznetsov Appears Ready For Game 3
Evgeny Kuznetsov participated in a full practice with his Capitals' teammates on Saturday morning.

Golden Knights Win Series, Advance To Stanley Cup Finals
The Vegas Golden Knights beat the Winnipeg Jets 2-1 on Sunday to capture the Western Conference series and advance to the Stanley Cup Finals.

NHL Names Karlsson, Raanta, Eichel 'Three Stars'
William Karlsson led the NHL with 3-6-9, including a pair of shorthanded goals, in four games last week.

Press Release

Golden Knights Acquire Tomas Tatar At Trade Deadline
The Red Wings will receive three draft-picks from the Golden Knights.

Pens Acquire Brassard From Senators In Three-Team Deal
The Penguins sent Ian Cole to the Senators, and Ryan Reeves to the Golden Knights.

Kings Trade Zac Leslie To Golden Knights For Future Considerations
Zac Leslie has played in 121 games over three seasons with the Ontario Reign of the AHL.

Press Release

Golden Knights Give Deryk Engelland Extension
Deryk Engelland has received a one-year, $1.5M extension from the Vegas Golden Knights.

Golden Knights Place Fleury, Marchessault On IR
Vegas goalie Marc-Andre Fleury has a history of concussions.

Golden Knights Win Emotional Home Opener
The Vegas Golden Knights beat the Coyotes 5-2 on Tuesday night to become the first expansion team to start 3-0.