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Vegas Golden Knights Western Conference Pacific Division
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Season Overview
Vegas Golden Knights Pittsburgh Penguins
15-12 (14) Season Record (NHL Rk) 17-9 (9)
3 Division Rank 4
7 Conference Rank 5
7-6 Home Record 12-3
8-6 Away Record 5-6
7-3 Division Record 4-2
9-7-2 Conference Record 6-6-3
93 Goals For 103
93 Goals Against 81
Winless 2 Streak Won 3
Team Info
Height Average 6-2
Weight Average 201.6
Age Average 27.7
Oldest Deryk Engelland (37)
Youngest Cody Glass (20)
Rookies 2
30 years old + 6
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 2
Free agency 2
Waivers 1
Trades 7
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 4999 games
GP Defensemen 2477 games
GP Goalies 875 games
Team Totals 8522 games
Team Info
Height Average 6-1
Weight Average 193.4
Age Average 26.8
Oldest Evgeni Malkin (33)
Youngest John Marino (22)
Rookies 2
30 years old + 5
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 10
Free agency 6
Waivers 0
Trades 9
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 4848 games
GP Defensemen 2817 games
GP Goalies 222 games
Team Totals 8137 games
Injuries
Eakin, Cody Upper body injury sidelined indefinitely
Injuries
Bjugstad, Nick Core muscle injury injured reserve
Crosby, Sidney Core muscle injury injured reserve
Dumoulin, Brian Left ankle surgery injured reserve
Hornqvist, Patric Lower body injury injured reserve
Team Leaders
Goals Reilly Smith - 12
Assists William Karlsson - 17
Points Max Pacioretty - 26
Wins Marc-Andre Fleury - 11
Plus/minus Reilly Smith - 5
Pen. minutes Brayden McNabb - 30
Team Leaders
Goals Jake Guentzel - 16
Assists Evgeni Malkin - 18
Points Jake Guentzel - 31
Wins Matt Murray - 10
Plus/minus Brian Dumoulin - 17
Pen. minutes Patric Hornqvist - 17
Who's Hot?
Jonathan Marchessault (LW) 4 pts in last 3 GP
Reilly Smith (RW) 6 pts in last 6 GP
Alex Tuch (RW) 6 pts in last 4 GP
Who's Not?
Max Pacioretty (LW) 0 pts in last 3 GP
Mark Stone (RW) 0 pts in last 3 GP
Malcolm Subban (G) 0-1-1, 3.90, .857 in last 2 GPI
Shea Theodore (D) 0 pts in last 6 GP
Who's Hot?
Jake Guentzel (RW) 4 pts in last 2 GP
Tristan Jarry (G) 2-0-0, 0.00, 1.000 in last 2 GPI
Kris Letang (D) 6 pts in last 6 GP
John Marino (D) 2 pts in last 2 GP
Marcus Pettersson (D) 2 pts in last 3 GP
Chad Ruhwedel (D) 2 pts in last 2 GP
Brandon Tanev (RW) 3 pts in last 3 GP
Who's Not?
Matt Murray (G) 1-1-0, 4.53, .826 in last 3 GPI
Dominik Simon (W) 0 pts in last 3 GP