San Jose heads to Vegas for division matchup
Paradise, Nevada; Thursday, 10 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: San Jose plays Vegas in a matchup of Pacific Division teams.
The Golden Knights are 6-2-0 against the rest of their division. Vegas leads the league shooting 34.0 shots per game while averaging 3.0 goals.
The Sharks are 7-7-0 in Western Conference play. San Jose averages 11.9 penalty minutes per game, the second-most in the league. Barclay Goodrow leads the team serving 40 total minutes.
In their last meeting on Oct. 4, Vegas won 5-1. Tomas Nosek recorded two goals for the Golden Knights.
LAST 10 GAMES: Sharks: 6-4-0, averaging 3.2 goals, six assists, 4.9 penalties and 13.4 penalty minutes while allowing 3.5 goals per game with a .872 save percentage.
Golden Knights: 3-4-3, averaging three goals, 4.7 assists, four penalties and 8.1 penalty minutes while giving up three goals per game with a .902 save percentage.
Golden Knights Injuries: None listed.
Sharks Injuries: None listed.