With his assist last night on William Karlsson's opening goal, Reilly Smith set the NHL record for most assists (14) in a team's first postseason appearance.
Advice: Smith's assist last night might not be as memorable as his goal, but it put him in the history books with his 14th assist of the playoffs. Both he and Jonathan Marchessault continue to show just how much the Florida Panthers erred by letting them go to Vegas so easily. The Golden Knights can clinch a spot in the Stanley Cup Final with a win on Sunday afternoon.
Reilly Smith tallied one goal and one assist in 20:32 of ice time in the Golden Knights' 3-2 win over the Jets on Friday. He took one shot and had a plus-minus of +1 for the game. Smith now has two goals and 14 assists on the season.
Reilly Smith scored the game-winning goal in Friday's 3-2 Game 4 win over the Winnipeg Jets.
Advice: Smith took advantage of Dustin Byfuglien's whiff on a one-timer to race in alone on Connor Hellebuyck and fire home his second of the post-season. Smith is up to 15 points in 14 playoff games and he and the Golden Knights are now one win away from improbably getting to the Stanley Cup Final in their inaugural season. William Karlsson and Tomas Nosek also scored in the win. Game 5 is currently scheduled for Sunday afternoon in Winnipeg with Vegas holding a 3-1 series lead.
Reilly Smith had 20:59 of ice time in the Golden Knights' 4-2 win over the Jets on Wednesday. He took four shots and had a plus-minus of -1 for the game.
Reilly Smith registered a pair of assists in Monday's 3-1 win over the Winnipeg Jets in Game 2 of the Western Conference Final.
Advice: The 27-year-old picked up the primary assists on both of Jonathan Marchessault's goals. He finished the game with a plus-2 rating, two shots on goal and three blocked shots in 21:01 of ice time. Smith has just one goal in the playoffs, but he's managed to collect an impressive 13 assists in 12 games. He's registered at least one point in all but two of Vegas' postseason games. This best-of-seven series is tied up at one with Game 3 scheduled for Wednesday night in Vegas.
Reilly Smith had two assists in 21:01 of ice time in the Golden Knights' 3-1 win over the Jets on Monday. He took two shots and had a plus-minus of +2 for the game. Smith now has 13 assists on the season.
Reilly Smith has registered an assist in each of the last three playoff games.
Advice: Smith had a hand in setting up Brayden McNabb's goal in Game 1 of the Western Conference Final against Winnipeg. He also had five shots on target in Vegas' 4-2 loss to the Jets. Smith has one goal and 11 helpers in 11 postseason matches this year.
Reilly Smith had an assist in 19:53 of ice time in the Golden Knights' 4-2 loss to the Jets on Saturday. He took five shots and had a plus-minus of +1 for the game. Smith now has 11 assists on the season.