Sports Knights' turning to Tatar in Game 4

03:31  05 june  2018
03:31  05 june  2018 Source:   msn.com

Golden Knights beat Capitals in Game 1

  Golden Knights beat Capitals in Game 1 LAS VEGAS - Tomas Nosek scored the go-ahead goal midway through the third period and then added an empty netter as the expansion Vegas Golden Knights defeated the Washington Capitals 6-4 on Monday in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup final. Reilly Smith, with a goal and an assist, Colin Miller, William Karlsson and Ryan Reaves also scored for the Knights, who got 24 saves from Marc-Andre Fleury. Deryk Engelland chipped in with two assists. Nicklas Backstrom, Reilly Smith, with a goal and an assist, Colin Miller, William Karlsson and Ryan Reaves also scored for the Knights, who got 24 saves from Marc-Andre Fleury. Deryk Engelland chipped in with two assists.

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Vegas Golden Knights are making at least one lineup change for Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final by plugging in offensive-minded winger

Tatar scored in Game 2 of the Western Conference final against the Winnipeg Jets, but hasn't suited up since May 18. The Knights ' highest paid skater with a US.3-million cap hit through 2020-21, Tatar scored 20 goals this season, but just four in 20 games with Vegas.

WASHINGTON - The Vegas Golden Knights are shaking things up for Game 4 of the Stanley Cup final.

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Head coach Gerard Gallant confirmed this morning that winger Tomas Tatar will be inserted into the lineup with the Knights trailing the Washington Capitals 2-1 in the best-of-seven series.

Acquired from the Detroit Red Wings for first-, second- and third-round draft picks prior to February's NHL trade deadline, the 27-year-old has been a healthy scratch in 12 of 18 games in the playoffs.

Tatar scored in Game 2 of the Western Conference final against the Winnipeg Jets, but hasn't suited up since May 18.

The Knights' highest paid skater with a US$5.3-million cap hit through 2020-21, Tatar scored 20 goals this season, but just four in 20 games with Vegas.

He also registered 14 combined assists with the Knights and Wings.

Vegas won Game 1 of the final 6-4, but fell 3-2 in Game 2 and 3-1 in Game 3.

James Neal's whiff a dagger in Knights' hearts .
James Neal had the puck on his stick and was staring at an open net. In a can't-miss situation, that's exactly what he did. Poised to give the Vegas Golden Knights the opening goal in pivotal Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final, the unquestioned veteran leader of this upstart expansion team hit the right post.

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