Colorado Avalanche goalie Philipp Grubauer (31) gives up a goal to Vegas Golden Knights’ Alex Tuch (89) during overtime in an NHL hockey playoff game in Edmonton, Alberta, Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020. (Jason Franson/The Canadian Press via AP)
NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs podcast with Mary Lisa Walsh:
#1 The Vegas Golden Knights Alex Tuch hammered in the winning goal in overtime with just 16 seconds for the 4-3 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Saturday at Scoitabank in Edmonton. Tuch he’s reliable, dependable, skillful and he’s been doing it for them all post season.
#2 The win was huge for Vegas as it put the them as the top seed in the Western Conference as they come off a 3-0-0 start in the round robins.
#3 The Knights Jonathan Marchessault was a big contributor scoring two goals and Nicolos Roy scored and the Knights got some defense in front of the net from goalie Robin Lehner with 32 saves
#4 With the win the Knights will move onto face Patrick Kane and the Chicago Blackhawks how do you see this match up?
#5 The Avalanche with the loss of the series will move down to the number two seed and prepare for their next round against the No.7 seed the Arizona Coyotes.
Mary Lisa Walsh does the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs every other Sunday at http://www.sportsradioservice.com