The Vegas Golden Knights are ninth in the Western Conference and they are into a must-win mindset when they host the Vancouver Canucks in T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, NV on April 6, 2022.
- Vegas Golden Knights vs Vancouver Canucks
- NHL – Regular season
- Date – 6/4/2022
- Starting time – 10 PM ET
- Venue: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, NV
Vegas Golden Knights Stats & Form
The Vegas Golden Knights are fourth in the Pacific Division and ninth in the Western Conference with a 39-28-4 record and have realistic chances to get to the playoffs as they are only one point behind the Dallas Stars who are eighth in the standings.
The Golden Knights have won the last 5 games and are coming off a 3-2 overtime win over the Vancouver Canucks.
The Golden Knights are 15-5-1 against Pacific opponents. Vegas leads the Western Conference with 10 shorthanded goals, led by William Karlsson with two.
Jonathan Marchessault has 58 total points for the Golden Knights, 28 goals and 30 assists. Evgenii Dadonov has 10 points over the last 10 games for Vegas.
The Golden Knights are 7-3-0 in the last 10 games, averaging 3.5 goals, 4.9 assists, three penalties and 8.3 penalty minutes while giving up 2.6 goals per game with a .915 save percentage.
Vegas Golden Knights News
Laurent Brossoit, Nicolas Hague and William Carrier are out for Vegas tonight.
Vancouver Canucks Stats & Form
The Vancouver Canucks are fifth in the Pacific Division 11th in the Western Conference with a 32-28-10 record.
They have lost the last three games, most recently 3-2 in overtime to the Golden Knights.
The Canucks are 18-14-7 in Western Conference play. Vancouver ranks 29th in the Western Conference with 32.1 shots per game and is averaging 2.8 goals.
J.T. Miller leads the Canucks with 82 points, scoring 29 goals and adding 53 assists. Bo Horvat has seven goals and one assist over the last 10 games for Vancouver.
The Canucks are 3-4-3 in the last 10 games, averaging 2.5 goals, four assists, 2.7 penalties and 6.1 penalty minutes while allowing 2.7 goals per game with a .918 save percentage.
Vancouver Canucks News
Matthew Highmore will not suit up for Vancouver tonight.
Vegas Golden Knights vs Vancouver Canucks Head-to-Head Stats
The Vegas Golden Knights have won the last three games against Vancouver and 6 of the last 10.
Four of the last five games between these two teams have ended under 5.5 goals.
Vegas Golden Knights vs Vancouver Canucks Betting Odds
The Vegas Golden Knights are favourites to win this one on home ice with -102 odds to win while the visiting Canucks are at 211. The draw is set at 342.
The total goals margin is set at 5.5 with -122 to go over and -101 for under.
Both teams are still in the playoff race but the Vegas Golden Knights are only one point away from the last spot that leads there and are in much better shape. A 3-2 road win against Vancouver only three days ago is another reason why the Golden Knights are entering this game with confidence.
They have also won the last three games against the Canucks, the last 7 games against Pacific Division teams, the last 5 home games and the last 5 games against teams from the Western Conference. All this leads to the conclusion that Vegas will win this one.