Both Dallas Stars and the Vegas Golden Knights met at center ice for the honorary handshake at the conclusion of game five last Mon Sep 14th at Rogers Centre in Edmonton (Canadian Press photo)
NHL Western Conference Finals podcast with Joe Lami:
#1 The Dallas Stars won this series Joe in five games knowing how tough the Vegas Golden Knights are how surprising was the series win in short order for the Stars.
#2 Let’s talk about that final and fifth clinching game for the Stars that went overtime on Monday night. The Knights opened up the contest with a first period goal by Chandler Stephenson (3) at 8:14 putting the Knights in the drivers seat at 1-0.
#3 Joe talk about the goaltending in the second period neither goalie gave up a goal for the Stars Anton Khudobin and for the Knights Rob Lehner.
#4 The Knights took a 1-0 lead into the third period and that’s when the tide turned, the Knights Reilly Smith scored giving the Knights the last lead they will have for this season 2-0. Then came the Stars Jamie Benn and Joel Kiviranta scoring a goal each to tie up the game and force overtime.
#5 In overtime the Stars Denis Gurianov scored at 3:36 for the gamer and clincher as the Dallas Stars will represent the Western Conference in the Stanley Cup Finals.
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