The Vegas Golden Knights are one win from the Stanley Cup Final after a 3-2 win against the Winnipeg Jets in Game 4 of the Western Conference Final at T-Mobile Arena on Friday.
Vegas leads the best-of-7 series 3-1 with Game 5 at Winnipeg on Sunday.
Marchessault has 18 points (nine goals, nine assists), tying the record for most points by a player in his team’s first postseason (Jude Drouin, 1975, New York Islanders; Igor Larionov, 1994, San Jose Sharks).
Patrick Laine tied it 1-1 with a power-play goal at 9:29 of the second period.
Tomas Nosek scored his first Stanley Cup Playoff goal on a rebound 43 seconds later, at 10:12, to give Vegas a 2-1 lead. Winnipeg goalie Connor Hellebuyck mishandled the original shot by Pierre-Edouard Bellemare, who got the loose puck and circled the net.
Vegas in Game 3 scored 12 seconds after Winnipeg tied that game, which the Golden Knights won 4-2.
Fleury made 36 saves for Vegas. Hellebuyck made 26 for Winnipeg.