Article posted on Friday 25 May
Article posted on Monday 25 June - 05:59 EDT
They did what no other first-year expansion team had ever done. The Vegas Golden Knights posted a 100-point season, won the Pacific Division title and went all the way to the Stanley Cup final before falling in to the Capitals.
For just second time in NHL history, the Stanley Cup final feature teams that have never won a Stanley Cup game. The Vegas Golden Knights are a first-year team, and the Washington Capitals were swept in their only previous Cup final.
Article posted on Friday 02 February
The Minnesota Wild can relate to the sensation that is the story of the first-year expansion Las Vegas Golden Knights. A year ago, the Wild were the shocking surprise team in the NHL's Western Conference, rocketing to the top of the standings and flirting with first overall in the conference before fading badly down the stretch and exiting meekly from the Stanley Cup playoffs in the opening round.
Article posted on Thursday 25 January
The first-year Las Vegas Knights aren't your father's expansion team. Given the opportunity to select several veteran players during the NHL expansion draft, the Golden Knights have melded into an instant contender, and currently lead the NHL's Western Conference standings at the NHL All-Star break, shattering all records for a first-year NHL franchise. The Golden Knights are the talk of the hockey and sports world.