Tuesday, April 17, 2018

NHL

Vegas Golden Knights vs LA Kings at Staples Center, Los Angeles

Final Score – Vegas Golden Knights 1, LA Kings 0

//Brayden McNabb, a former King, rushed down the right side and scored the one and only goal as the Vegas Golden Knights become the the first NHL expansion to sweep a first round playoff series. Golden Knights got another spectacular effort from goalie Marc-Andre Fleury. Golden Knights defensively shut down the Kings in all games of this series as the Kings, loaded with star scorers, only had three goals in four games. Next, Vegas Golden Knights will play winner of the San Jose Sharks v Anaheim Ducks series. San Jose is very strong in that series ahead 3-0 and can close it out Wednesday night.

(Golden Knights win Best of Seven vs LA Kings 4-0)

Jason Zucker of Las Vegas and Minnesota Wild vs Winnipeg Jets at Excel Energy Center, St. Paul, Minnesota

Final Score – Winnipeg Jets win 2-0

//This is said to be the best Winnipeg Jets team of all time.

(Winnipeg Jets lead Best of Seven 3-1)