The Vegas Golden Knights begin a home-and-home series against the Seattle Kraken tonight, which will wrap up their 2022-23 regular seasons schedule.
Vegas Golden Knights
Signing: The Golden/Silver Knights have signed goaltender Jesper Vikman to an entry-level contract.
PWHA: The Golden Knights nominee for the 2023 Masterton Memorial Trophy is Phil Kessel, for his dedication to hockey. Kessel won the award in 2006-07 after his return from testicular cancer. This time, the storyline revolves around his still-going Iron Man record of 1,000+ straight games.
Calgary: The Calgary Flames have officially been eliminated from playoff contention, losing to the still-alive Nashville Predators in the shootout Monday night.
West Standings Update: Pacific- VGK 107, EDM 105, LAK 102 | SEA 100. Central- COL 104, DAL 104, MIN 102, WPG 93, NSH 90
If The Playoffs Started Today (No Changes)
Vegas Golden Knights (P1) v Winnipeg Jets (WC2)
Edmonton Oilers (P2) v Los Angeles Kings (P3)
Colorado Avalanche (C1) v Seattle Kraken (WC1)
Dallas Stars (C2) v Minnesota Wild (C3)
Out: Nashville Predators
Boston Bruins (A1) v New York Islanders (WC2)
Toronto Maple Leafs (A2) v Tampa Bay Lightning (A3)
Carolina Hurricanes (M1) v Florida Panthers (WC1)
New Jersey Devils (M2) v New York Rangers (M3)
Out: Pittsburgh Penguins, Buffalo Sabres
Today's (Relevant Game) Schedule: WPG v MIN 5:00 p.m., EDM v COL 6:30 p.m., VGK v SEA 7:00 p.m.
Clip of the Day: 100 points for Erik Karlsson, unreal.
NHL News, Playoff Race, and National Hockey Now
East Race: With the Florida Panthers losing Monday, the Pittsburgh Penguins can still make the playoffs.
Boston: Should David Pastrnak be the next captain of the Boston Bruins?
1K Club: Congrats to both Claude Giroux and Joe Pavelski for hitting 1,000 career points Monday night.