What is going on in Vegas?

With the odds of success by expansions teams looking bleak in the past, Vegas has bet against the odds and is running away with their winnings. The last two expansion teams were the Columbus Blue Jackets and the Minnesota Wild in the 2000-2001 NHL season. Columbus finished with a record of 28-39-9-6 (71 points) and Minnesota recorded a record of 25–39–13–5 (68 points), however the Las Vegas Golden Knights already have a record of 32-12-4 (68 points). This Vegas team fueled by young talent and a tremendous veteran presence in Marc Andre Fleury has beaten the odds set by onlookers of the NHL.

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