The third VGK Replay rewinds to a thrilling 5-3 victory for the Vegas Golden Knights against the Washington Capitals from Dec. 4, 2018 at 7 p.m. on AT&T SportsNet.
TV: AT&T SportsNet Rocky Mountain (7 p.m.)
In their first meeting at T-Mobile Arena since Game 5 of the 2018 Stanley Cup Final, the Golden Knights and Capitals traded goals in the first period as Ryan Reaves and Jakub Vrana each scored. Alex Ovechkin gave the Capitals the lead in the second period, but Vegas received goals in quick succession from Pierre-Edouard Bellemare and Cody Eakin to reclaim the lead. Vrana scored again to tie the game, but Nate Schmidt's first goal of the year with 1:25 left put The Fortress in a frenzy. Schmidt added an empty netter to seal the 5-3 win for Vegas.
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The victory was the sixth in seven games for the Golden Knights as they battled to erase a slow start to the season. With the win, Vegas improved to 15-13-1.
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