Sports Night: Golden Knights in first in NHL, Pats to face Eagles in Super Bowl
LAS VEGAS (KSNV) —
James Neal and Jonathan Marchessault scored to help the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-1 on Sunday night, giving the expansion franchise the best record in the NHL.
The Golden Knights are 31-11-4, good for 66 points. That's one ahead of Tampa Bay, which had the night off.
Colin Miller had a goal and two assists, and Marc-Andre Fleury made 27 saves for Vegas.
The New England Patriots are heading back to the Super Bowl for the eighth time since Tom Brady took over as quarterback during the 2001 season, and the Philadelphia Eagles have ridden their backup quarterback to their first Super Bowl appearance since 2005.
On February 17, 2018, Las Vegas boxer Caleb Plant will fight Rogelio Medina in El Paso for an IBF world super middleweight title eliminator.
Plant spoke with News 3 sports anchor Amber Dixon about the difficult path he’s had to take, in order to reach an undefeated record of 16-0.