SportsPulse: The Vegas Golden Knights are rewriting the history books on what it means to be an expansion team and in the process captivating a city. Our NHL insider Kevin Allen believes their magical run could end with a Stanley Cup.
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The NHL’s best player vs. the top goal scorer of this generation. A goalie match-up with both goalies boasting save percentages at .970 and above. A dazzling band of goal scorers playing against the NHL’s most skilled defensive corps.
The No. 1 team vs. No. 2 and No. 3 vs. No. 4.
So much to talk about in the second round of the NHL playoffs.
Tuukka Rask looking to prove he’s a big-game goalie. Alex Ovechkin trying to win his first Stanley Cup. Winnipeg seeking to become the first Canadian team since 1993 to win a Stanley Cup. The Penguins’ quest for a third Stanley Cup in a row.
Evgeni Malkin’s injury. Brent Burns’ beard. Patrik Laine’s shot. Nashville’s plan to smash up a plane in front of its arena.
Is Joe Thornton playing? Will Barry…