Something historic will happen Monday night in Las Vegas regardless of whether the Golden Knights or Washington Capitals take Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals.
Sportsbooks directors across Sin City are in the rare position of pulling for and against a team simultaneously, as The Heart and The Bottom Line Collide in the unlikeliest Stanley Cup Finals with the unlikeliest favorite ever, the expansion Vegas Golden Knights.
Four of the last five NHL teams with No. 1 overall draft pick tallied 90 points or more in the following season. Can Buffalo continue that trend? Don't bet against it.
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Will the NHL see a three-peat champion in the near future? Don't bet on it. The competitive gap is closing considerably. The 2017-18 Penguins may be the last team to play for the honor in a long time.
Nearly a quarter-century has passed since a Canadian team hoisted the Stanley Cup and that drought continues into the 2018-19 season. Why?
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