The Expansion Team Aiming to Beat the Odds

The Expansion Team Aiming to Beat the Odds

Just 10 games into their first NHL season, the Vegas Golden Knights found themselves using their fourth goaltender, Maxime Lagace, but not because the first three had been overwhelmed by a relentless barrage of pucks. The first three goalies got hurt, a rarity for any team, old or new.

“It’s like the New England Patriots playing their fourth-string quarterback,” said George McPhee, the Golden Knights’ general manager. “It’s unusual, but it is an opportunity to see what other players can do.”

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Source : https://www.wsj.com/articles/the-expansion-team-aiming-to-defy-the-odds-1510246094?mod=flipboard

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