Tomas Nosek notched three points (2G, 1A) to help the Vegas Golden Knights claim a 5-1 victory against the San Jose Sharks on Friday night at SAP Center. The win came in goalie Marc-Andre Fleury's 800th NHL game.
HOW IT WENT DOWN
The Golden Knights quickly silenced the San Jose crowd as William Carrier netted the game's first goal just 5:01 into the contest. Jonathan Marchessault added a goal late in the frame to give the Golden Knights a 2-0 lead at the break. After a back-and-forth start to the second, Brayden McNabb and Nosek scored 1:28 apart to double the Vegas lead to 4-0. Nosek scored again in the third period and, despite a late Sharks goal, the Golden Knights earned a statement 5-1 win.
Tomas Nosek : Nosek posted his first career three-point game as he notched two goals and an assist.
Marc-Andre Fleury : Fleury dazzled with 34 stops in his 800th NHL game.
Mark Stone : Stone chipped in two helpers, both of which came on Nosek's goals.
Vegas will return home and prepare to host the Boston Bruins on Tuesday night at 7 p.m. for PRIDE Night at T-Mobile Arena. Fans can catch the game on AT&T SportsNet, FOX Sports Radio 98.9/1340 and ESPN Deportes 1460.