ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mark Stone, Max Pacioretty and Nicolas Roy each had a goal and an assist and the Vegas Golden Knights defeated the Anaheim Ducks 5-2 to move into a tie for first place in the West Division with the Colorado Avalanche.
Alex Pietrangelo and Alex Tuch also scored goals, while Marc-Andre Fleury made 33 saves as the Golden Knights extended their winning streak to six games, matching a season best.
PRE-GAME: Marc-Andre Fleury in net for the Golden Knights. John Gibson in net for the Ducks.
FIRST PERIOD: Knights Forward Max Pacioretty scores at 3:25. Assists by Alec Martinez, Mark Stone. KNIGHTS LEAD 1-0.
Ducks Forward Max Comtois scores at 6:23. Assists by Rickard Rakell and Josh Manson. SCORE TIED 1-1.
Knights Forward Alex Tuch receives two-minute penalty for tripping 6:43. Ducks fail to score, record one shot during PP.
Knights Defenseman Alex Pietrangelo scores at 14:46. Assists by Martinez and Pacioretty. KNIGHTS LEAD 2-1.
Knights Center Chandler Stephenson receives two-minute penalty for hooking at 18:00. Ducks fail to score, record two shots during PP.
End of period.
SECOND PERIOD: Knights Forward Nicolas Roy scores at 2:43. Assists by William Carrier and Zach Whitecloud. KNIGHTS LEAD 3-1.
Ducks Forward Max Jones receives two-minute penalty for hooking at 4:48. Knights fail to score, record two shots during PP.
Ducks Forward Danton Heinen scores at 14:06. Assists by Adam Henrique and Jakob Silfverburg. KNIGHTS LEAD 3-2.
Ducks receive penalty for too many men on the ice at 17:55.
Knights Mark Stone scores on the PP at 18:13. Assists by Shea Theodore and Fleury. KNIGHTS LEAD 4-2.
Ducks Forward Comtois receives two-minute penalty for tripping at 18:28.
End of period.
THIRD PERIOD: Power Play ends, Knights fail to score. Knights record four shots on PP.
Knights Forward Roy receives two-minute penalty for holding at 7:32. Ducks fail to score, record zero shots on PP.
Knights Defenseman Pietrangelo receives two-minutes penalty for delay of game at 11:17. Ducks fail to score, record six shots on PP.
Knights Forward Tuch scores the empty-net goal at 18:33. KNIGHTS LEAD 5-2.
End of game.