LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — The Golden Knights, winners of five consecutive games, play the second game of a five-game road trip Thursday night, facing the Ottawa Senators.

Goaltending and defense have been important in the Knights’ five-game surge; they’ve allowed eight goals in the five victories with one shutout.

Ottawa has lost three in a row. Brady Tkachuk leads the Senators with six goals and six assists.

Golden Knights at Ottawa Senators

  • Faceoff: 4 p.m., Canadian Tire Centre, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • TV/Radio: AT&T Sportsnet/KKGK, 1340 AM, 98.9 FM
  • Records: Knights 9-1; Senators 4-5
  • Notes: Goaltender Anton Forsberg has been the main man for the Senators, playing in eight games with a .909 save percentage and a 3.18 goals against average.