LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Following a season-high seven goal game on Friday, the Vegas Golden Knights pulled out a 1-0 win against the Coyotes, sweeping the two-game series between the teams at T-Mobile Arena Sunday afternoon.
Tomas Nosek (7) had the lone goal of the game, with an assist from Jonathan Marchessault. Fleury earned a shutout, stopping 14 shots. With his 484th win, the Golden Knights goaltender tied Ed Belfour for 4th on the NHL’s all-time wins list. Fleury, who improved to 3-0 against Arizona this season, also moved into a tie with Patrick Roy with 66 shutouts.
The Golden Knights move to 27-11-2 on the season, and are now just two points behind the Colorado Avalanche who lead the West Division.
Fleury is in net for the Golden Knights and defenseman Zach Whitecloud is back in the lineup.
END OF 1ST PERIOD: VGK 0, AZ 0 (VGK leads 9-6 in SOG)
END OF 2ND PERIOD: VGK 0, AZ 0 (VGK leads 25-10 in SOG)
3RD PERIOD: Goal from Tomas Nosek (7) with an assist from Jonathan Marchessault at 10:38 in the 3rd
FINAL: VGK 1, AZ 0 (SOG 29-14 VGK)