Edmonton, Alberta – Mark Stone scored the go-ahead goal on a deflection with under 7 minutes left, and the Vegas Golden Knights took a big step toward clinching the top seed in the Western Conference by beating the St. Louis Blues 6-4 in round-robin play Thursday night. Vegas would be the West’s No. seed with a win against Colorado on Saturday.
BOTTOM LINE The St. Louis Blues square off against the Vegas Golden Knights in the Western Conference seeding round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The teams meet Thursday for the fourth time this season. The Blues are 29-11-6 in conference matchups.
Live look-in coverage begins at 6:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN and the NBC Sports app.