Max Pacioretty

Max Pacioretty

Height/Weight: 6' 2"/215 lbs
Born: New Canaan, Connecticut
Draft: 2007 1st round (22nd pick) by the
Shoots: L
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    Reviewing Pete DeBoer's Stint in Vegas

    The Vegas Golden Knights are moving on from the Pete DeBoer era with a new head coach in Bruce Cassidy. While it was short, DeBoer’s three-year stint with the franchise had its moments of success. Following a little under a five-year span as head coach of the San Jose Sharks, DeBoer joined Vegas in January of 2020 to lead the team to first place in the Pacific Division and a trip to the Western Conference Finals.

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    Thompson, Lehner Among Top-25 Goaltenders in Fantasy Hockey

    While the Vegas Golden Knights struggled with a consistent system in goal this past season, they were still represented by two of the best in the league. The team took a big hit when goaltender Robin Lehner had season-ending shoulder surgery just when Vegas needed him most in its push for the postseason. The two-time William M. Jennings Trophy winner had himself somewhat of an average season up until that point, posting 1,288 saves with a .

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    Teams Are Interested in Golden Knights' Nicolas Hague

    One of those pieces could be Golden Knights defenseman Nicolas Hague, who has spent the first three years of his NHL career with the franchise. According to Ryan Kennedy of The Hockey News, at least two anonymous Eastern Conference teams are interested in the 23-year-old defenseman. Hague averaged a career-high 18:40 minutes on the ice this past season.