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Vegas Golden Knights Entertainment Factor

LAS VEGAS, NV – MAY 28: The Golden Knight performs prior to Game One of the 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final between the Vegas Golden Knights and the Washington Capitals at T-Mobile Arena on May 28, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images) The scoreboard inside T-Mobile Arena reads 0.6 seconds. Everyone inside and out of it knows that the Stanley Cup Final is over when the clock plays the last sixth of a second. The puck drops and almost as soon as it hits the ice, the horn sounds. In the Vegas Golden Knights first year of...

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Live or Die by the Backup Goaltender

For a backup goaltender, their playing time in the Stanley Cup Playoffs is almost nonexistent. It is rare, but in some series, the backup goaltender will get some playing time. In very rare cases their play may even impact their team’s destiny in the playoffs. Teams Live and Die by the Backup Goaltender Philipp Grubauer and the Washington Capitals Most recently in the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs, the Washington Capitals decided to start Philipp Grubauer for the first two games against the Columbus Blue Jackets. Grubauer went 7-3-0 in March and April in the regular season. He took over...

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