The puck hit the back of the net and the largest Golden Knights crowd of the season went bananas. Capacity expanded to 7,567 fans, the largest crowd for an NHL game this season, and the difference was palpable.
Jonathan Marchessault provided the overtime goal to lift Vegas to a 4-3 win over the St. Louis Blues, a climax to a thrilling contest that could be a precursor to a first-round showdown. As the postseason nears, every game feels more like a playoff contest, and Friday night was the apex of that so far this season. […]