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Vegas Golden Knights Western Conference Pacific Division
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Season Overview
Vegas Golden Knights Pittsburgh Penguins
9-11 (26) Season Record (NHL Rk) 7-8 (30)
7 Division Rank 8
13 Conference Rank 16
5-3 Home Record 3-5
4-8 Away Record 4-3
3-0 Division Record 1-4
4-3-1 Conference Record 2-8-2
56 Goals For 60
61 Goals Against 61
Won 1 Streak Lost 3
Team Info
Height Average 6-1
Weight Average 198.2
Age Average 27.6
Oldest Deryk Engelland (36)
Youngest Alex Tuch (22)
Rookies 2
30 years old + 7
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 0
Free agency 4
Waivers 2
Trades 5
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 4725 games
GP Defensemen 2265 games
GP Goalies 783 games
Team Totals 7773 games
Team Info
Height Average 6-1
Weight Average 199.5
Age Average 27.8
Oldest Matt Cullen (42)
Youngest Daniel Sprong (21)
Rookies 2
30 years old + 8
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 9
Free agency 8
Waivers 0
Trades 8
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 6793 games
GP Defensemen 2841 games
GP Goalies 147 games
Team Totals 9781 games
Injuries
Haula, Erik Lower body injury injured reserve
Stastny, Paul Lower body injury injured reserve
Injuries
Crosby, Sidney Upper body injury day-to-day
Czuczman, Kevin Shoulder surgery injured reserve
Schultz, Justin Fractured lower left leg injured reserve
Team Leaders
Goals Jonathan Marchessault - 10
Assists William Karlsson - 11
Points Jonathan Marchessault - 18
Wins Marc-Andre Fleury - 9
Plus/minus Jonathan Marchessault - 4
Pen. minutes Jon Merrill - 23
Team Leaders
Goals Phil Kessel - 9
Assists Evgeni Malkin - 18
Points Evgeni Malkin - 25
Wins Matt Murray - 4
Plus/minus Sidney Crosby - 7
Pen. minutes Evgeni Malkin - 32
Who's Hot?
Jonathan Marchessault (LW) 3 pts in last 2 GP
Colin Miller (D) 3 pts in last 2 GP
Max Pacioretty (LW) 3 pts in last 3 GP
Reilly Smith (RW) 3 pts in last 2 GP
Shea Theodore (D) 3 pts in last 2 GP
Alex Tuch (LW) 7 pts in last 6 GP
Who's Not?
Marc-Andre Fleury (G) 1-1-0, 3.50, .896 in last 2 GPI
Malcolm Subban (G) 0-3-0, 3.69, .874 in last 3 GPI
Who's Hot?
Patric Hornqvist (RW) 4 pts in last 2 GP
Jack Johnson (D) 3 pts in last 5 GP
Phil Kessel (RW) 6 pts in last 3 GP
Kris Letang (D) 2 pts in last 2 GP
Who's Not?
Casey DeSmith (G) 0-2-0, 3.75, .878 in last 2 GPI
Matt Murray (G) 0-1-0, 5.45, .806 in last 2 GPI
Jamie Oleksiak (D) 0 pts in last 4 GP
Riley Sheahan (LW) 0 pts in last 9 GP
Dominik Simon (RW) 0 pts in last 3 GP