Jack Manning and AJ Alexander are back in the studio for an emergency podcast to discuss the dismissal of Gerard Gallant and the hiring of Peter DeBoer as the head coach for the Golden Knights. The guys discuss this shocking move and what it means for the Golden Knights in the immediate future and what it may say about the team long term. The guys acknowledge the good work of Gerard Gallant, but also discuss why this move may have... Read more
Jack Manning and AJ Alexander have finally been activated from the injured reserve and are back with a brand new, full length of the Golden Knights Watch Podcast! The Golden Knights four games into a losing streak, so the guys are take an honest assessment of the current state of the team but also point out good reason to be optimistic that this team can right the ship in short order. Jack notes a curious correlation between Cody ... Read more
On the back of Jonathan Marchessault's natural hat trick the Golden Knights beat the New Jersey Devils 4-3, and the Golden Knights Watch Podcast Postgame Pokecheck breaks down the entire game in about fifteen minutes. With Cody Glass' newly formed line dominating the advanced stats and Alex Tuch adding three points to is total, Vegas now has three consistent scoring lines. Meanwhile, the newest Golden Knight, and Chandle... Read more
For the first time this season, the Golden Knights have put together three wins in a row. The Golden Knights seem to have turned a corner, getting production from all three forward lines, including two goals from Alex Tuch on the newly minted third line, featuring Mild Bill Carrier and Cody Glass. The guys also talk briefly about the Knights’ acquisition of gritty forward, Chandler Stephenson from the Washington Capitals and what ... Read more
December 2, 2019 Jack Manning and AJ Alexander are back in the studio for a full-length Episode the Golden Knights Watch Podcast! Following a long skid, the Knights have struggled to find consistency, so the guys identify the common threads and possible solutions. Is it time for the Golden Knights to close practices while they work out the kinks in their new systems? They guys also discuss what feels like a critical turning point ... Read more
The Golden Knights were filled with confidence and fire as they dominated the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-2 and highlighted by on the the best saves of Marc-Andre Fleury's career. Jack Manning and AJ Alexander are back to break down the Golden Knights’ decisive win, preview Thursday's game against the Sharks, and laugh off the struggles of weeks gone by. Tune in now to get all of your VGK Podcast News in 20 minutes or less -- an... Read more
The Golden Knights have finally come back from the dead, and so have the hosts of the Golden Knights Watch podcast. After a brief stint on the injured reserve, Jack Manning and AJ Alexander are back to break down the Golden Knights' 6-0 thrashing of Calgary Flames. Because the guys were out sick, they give a quick summary of what's been going right and wrong for the Golden Knights over the last 10 days and we do it all in... Read more
Despite an outstanding performance from Malcolm Subban, for the third time in four games, the Golden Knights blew a third period lead only to lose in overtime. Although they put up 38 shots on net and won the advanced stats battle, the Golden Knights lost to the Toronto Maple leafs 2-1 in overtime. Jack Manning and AJ Alexander break the entire game down in 10 minutes or less.
The Vegas Golden Knights snapped their losing streak and pulled out a 2-1 win in Columbus against the Blue Jackets. Marc-Andre Fleury and Reilly Smith shouldered the majority of the Burden, as Fleury turned away 29 of 30 shots and Smith scored the only two goals for the Knights. As always, Jack Manning and AJ Alexander break down the entire game in 10 minutes or less.
For the second time in two games, the Golden Knights blew a two-goal lead in the last ten minutes of the third period. Early in the game, the Golden Knights looked like they would cause the jets to crash and burn, but ultimately they would only walk away with a single point on the game. Even worse, it looks like Alex Tuch has been re-injured, which could be a serious problem for a Vegas team looking get additional scoring from it... Read more
The Golden Knights looked ready to get a winning streak going until they found themselves in yet another third-period collapse. Jack Manning and AJ Alexander are back to breaks down the entire game in the latest Post-Game Pokecheck in under ten minutes. Vegas is finally back at full strength with the return of Nate Schmidt and Alex Tuch, who combined for a beautiful goal. Vegas controlled the play for large chunks of this game, ou... Read more
Jack Dugan, top prospect for the Vegas Golden Knights is this week’s guest on the Golden Knights Watch Podcast. In this full-length episode, Jack Dugan discusses his future with the Golden Knights, shares stories from his draft day, and even gives some hints as to when he may turn pro. Jack Dugan was drafted in the fifth round of the 2017 NHL entry draft, after he was passed over in his first year of draft eligibility. Three years... Read more
The Golden Knights bounced back from their nightmare game against the Colorado Avalanche by dominating the Anaheim Ducks 5-2. Jack Manning apologizes for causing Friday’s loss and then breaks down the entire Sunday game in the latest Post-Game Pokecheck. Vegas controlled the play for three straight periods, out-shooting the Ducks by a three to one margin. The Golden Knights looked like a completely different team– in part because ... Read more
Vegas and Colorado faced off in a game that should've been a showcase of speed and talent in a possible playoff preview. What ACTUALLY happened was another thing altogether, as the Avalanche lived up to their name in a contest that was never close, even from the jump, as the Golden Knights lost 6-1. Were there ANY silver linings or bright spots to be had? AJ Alexander goes over every painful detail -- and as usual does it in... Read more
Marc-Andre Fleury was in prime form tonight on his way to 31 saves through OT, including two more stops in an exhilarating shootout, leading the Vegas Golden Knights to a 2-1 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Tuesday night -- the second game of a back-to-back, capping off a three game Eastern Time Zone road trip. Jack Manning covers all the details in 10 minutes or less, including post-game audio from players and Coach Gerar... Read more
It was a brutal game for just about everyone on the Vegas Golden Knights team with the exception of one particularly white-hot Reilly Smith. Yes, that includes Mark Stone -- who was uncharacteristically quiet versus the Philadelphia Flyers in what was not only a losing effort -- but a game most Golden Knights players and fans would like to forget. That said, there were some rare bright spots and broad-scope advantages to this game,... Read more
Marc-Andre Fleury became the only active goaltender to have an away win in every barn in the NHL as he shut out the Pittsburgh Penguins in the Golden Knights 3-0 win. Cody Glass continued his quest for the Calder Trophy as he put up yet another powerplay assist off a no-look pass to Paul Stastny. Finally, Jake Bischoff made his NHL debut and looked like a veteran. We break the entire game down in under ten minutes!
The Golden Knights Watch Podcast is back in the studio with another full-length episode. This week, we are glad to be joined by our guest, Ryan “The Hockey Guy” Wallis, the co-host of the Vegas Golden Knights Insider Show on 98.9 FM and the co-host of the Rink Rats Podcast with Jesse Granger. We dive into The Hockey Guy’s origin story, including his roots as a hockey boy growing up in Southern California as a Los Angeles Kings fan... Read more
The Vegas Golden Knights beat the Ottawa Senators 3-2 off the stick of Jonathan Marchessault in a shootout! As always, we break the entire game down in ten minutes or less, using only team-approved supplements.
Although the Golden Knights looked deadly through the first period of Game 7 against the Nashville Predators, a lack of effort and a few bad bounces would lead the Golden Knights to their third loss of the season, bringing their overall record to 4-3-0. Mark Stone and Max Pacioretty would each pick up 5-minute majors for fighting, which almost led Stone to a Gordie Howe hat trick. In this episode of the Golden Knights Watch Postga... Read more