Paradise, Nevada; Tuesday, 10 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The San Jose Sharks visit the Vegas Golden Knights after the Sharks beat the Minnesota Wild 3-2 in a shootout.
Vegas is 13-3-0 overall with a 4-1-0 record in Pacific Division play. The Golden Knights have gone 6-1-0 when scoring a power-play goal.
San Jose is 0-1-2 against the Pacific Division and 5-9-3 overall. The Sharks have a -11 scoring differential, with 46 total goals scored and 57 given up.
The matchup Tuesday is the sixth meeting between these teams this season. The Golden Knights won 4-2 in the last meeting.
LAST 10 GAMES: Golden Knights: 9-1-0, averaging four goals, 6.6 assists, 2.6 penalties and 5.5 penalty minutes while giving up 2.4 goals per game.
Sharks: 4-3-3, averaging 3.4 goals, 5.8 assists, 2.8 penalties and 7.8 penalty minutes while giving up 3.3 goals per game.
INJURIES: Golden Knights: Robin Lehner: out (hip), Nolan Patrick: out (upper body), Shea Weber: out (ankle).