Golden Knights captain Mark Stone had surgery Thursday in the hopes of fixing the back issue that caused him to miss more than half of last season.
Ben Gotz came to the Review-Journal in May 2016 after graduating from the University of Minnesota. He covers the Lights FC, high school sports and anything else sports-related that comes into town. He also hosts segments in the video studio on soccer and high school sports. Before coming to Las Vegas, he wrote about college hockey, college football and high school sports during stops at the Star Tribune, Pioneer Press and Minnesota Daily back home in Minnesota.
Golden Knights goaltender Logan Thompson is still playing with Team Canada at the World Championship in Finland and came up with a highlight save Monday.
The Golden Knights will have options when looking for their next coach, beginning perhaps with Barry Trotz. There are plenty of experienced candidates on the market.
Pete DeBoer lasted less than three full seasons as coach, leading the Golden Knights to two NHL playoff berths before missing out after an injury-ravaged season.
The Golden Knights noticed that other teams were openly rooting against them by the end of the NHL season. They’re planning to use that as fuel.
The Golden Knights didn’t win the NHL draft lottery and move up from the 16th selection, meaning their first-round pick will go to the Buffalo Sabres.
The Golden Knights are in the NHL’s draft lottery for the second time Tuesday, but they probably won’t be keeping their pick. The event will be televised on ESPN.
Jack Eichel’s 2021 offseason was full of stress after a standoff with the Buffalo Sabres about how to treat his injured neck. He expects a calmer summer with the Golden Knights.
The Silver Knights’ season ended Friday after a first-round loss to the Colorado Eagles in the Calder Cup playoffs.
Golden Knights goaltender Robin Lehner’s Wednesday shoulder surgery was successful, a team spokesperson said. A recovery timeline was not provided.
The Golden Knights were without captain Mark Stone for much of the season. He hopes a longer offseason will give him time to heal.
The Silver Knights lost to the Colorado Eagles on Wednesday in Game 1 of their first-round AHL playoff series at Budweiser Events Center in Loveland, Colorado.
The Silver Knights will begin the Calder Cup playoffs Wednesday against the Colorado Eagles at Budweiser Events Center. They are 8-0-1 in their past nine games.