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Chandler Stephenson buried two goals and also picked up an assist in their win over the Anaheim Ducks.

Fantasy Impact: Stephenson is rostered in 26% of fantasy leagues, according to Yahoo. He has 12 goals, 17 assists, 33 hits, 33 blocks and 65 shots on net in 42 games and is playing between Pacioretty and Stone on Vegas' go-to line.

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Jonathan Marchessault picked up two goals and two assists in 5-2 win over the San Jose Sharks on Wednesday night.

Fantasy Impact: Marchessault has 13 goals, 22 assists, 33 hits, 10 blocks and 147 shots on net. He is playing alongside William Karlsson and Reilly Smith. Marchessault is rostered in 86% of fantasy leagues, according to Yahoo.

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Mark Stone buried twice on Monday night to edge the Golden Knights over the visiting San Jose Sharks in a shootout.

Fantasy Impact: Stone has 17 goals on the season, leading Vegas in points with 52. He is tied for eighth in the NHL for points and tied for third in plus/minus at 24.

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Marc-Andre Fleury recorded his 20th win of the season on Sunday night against the Anaheim Ducks with a 33 save performance.

Fantasy Impact: Fleury has been Vegas' number one guy so far this season due to Lehner's injury. He has 20 wins, 10 loses, a GAA of 2.09, .925 save % and 5 shutouts. He is fourth in the NHL for wins at 20 and tied for first with Grubauer for shutouts.

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Alex Pietrangelo picked up a first period goal to go up 2-1 in 5-2 win over the Anaheim Ducks on Sunday.

Fantasy Impact: Pietrangelo has 29 games this season, in those games he has four goals, 10 assists, 18 hits, 64 blocks and 82 shots on net. He is rostered in 89% of fantasy leagues, according to Yahoo. He is playing alongside Alex Martinez and also on Vegas second powerplay unit.

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Tomas Nosek opened up the scoring and picked up two assists in Wednesday's game vs the LA Kings.

Fantasy Impact: Nosek has eight goals, nine assists, 48 hits, 16 blocks and 55 shots on net in 34 games. He is rostered in 7% of fantasy leagues, according to Yahoo, and is playing alongside Mattias Janmark and Alex Tuch.

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Max Pacioretty picked up a goal from the red line that took a funny bounce and two assist vs the LA Kings on Wednesday night.

Fantasy Impact: Pacioretty has been red hot for the Golden Knights this season with team leading and tied at 6th in the NHL for goals with 21, followed up with 19 assists, 29 hits, 24 blocks and 155 shots on net in 40 games. He is rostered in 99% of fantasy leagues, according to Yahoo. He is playing alongside Mark Stone and Chandler Stephenson.

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Shea Theodore picked up two helpers in Monday's 4-2 win over the LA Kings.

Fantasy Impact: Theodore has been great for Vegas' backend this season, he has six goals, 25 assists, 14 hits, 30 blocks and 117 shots on net in 38 games. He is rostered in 96% of fantasy leagues, according to Yahoo, and is playing alongside Alec Martinez. Great player to have, no matter your leagues point structure.

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Alex Tuch picked up the unassisted game-winner in Monday's 4-2 win over the LA Kings.

Fantasy Impact: Tuch has 14 goals, 11 assists, 28 hits, 24 blocks and 91 shots on net in 40 games. He is rostered in 40% of fantasy leagues, according to Yahoo, and is second on Vegas in goals. He is playing alongside Tomas Nosek and Will Carrier.

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Nicolas Roy scored Vegas' lone goal in their 3-1 loss over the St. Louis Blues.

Fantasy Impact: Nicolas Roy has two goals, five assists, 32 hits, 18 blocks and 30 shots on net in 35 games this year. He is on Vegas' third line alongside Alex Tuch and Tomas Nosek. Rostered in 0% of fantasy leagues, according to Yahoo.

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William Carrier recorded a goal and a helper in Vegas' 6-1 win over the St. Louis Blues on Monday night.

Fantasy Impact: Carrier is rostered in 2% of fantasy leagues, according to Yahoo. Playing alongside Patrick Brown and Keegan Kolesar, Carrier brings a level of toughness and grit to the Vegas roster. He has three goals, five assists, 78 hits, six blocks and 36 shots on net in 33 games this season.

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Alec Martinez picked up two goals in Monday's victory over the Blues.

Fantasy Impact: Martinez has seven goals, 15 assists, 27 hits, 118 blocks and 58 shots on net in 37 games. He is playing on Vegas' top d-pairing alongside Shea Theodore. Martinez is rostered in 72% of fantasy leagues, according to Yahoo. He only scored three goals in his first 31 games of the season but finding the back of the net four times in his last six games.

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Brayden McNabb picked up his first goal of the season in Thursday's shootout loss to the Minnesota Wild.

Fantasy Impact: McNabb has one goal, one assist, 48 hits, 37 blocks and 17 shots on net in 20 games this season. He has spent most of the season on the IR with a lower body injury. He is playing alongside Alex Pietrangelo.

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William Karlsson opened the scoring for Vegas in their 4-2 loss on Wednesday night.

Fantasy Impact: Karlsson has nine goals, 16 assists, 19 hits, 19 blocks and 64 shots on net. He is playing between Smith and Marchessault. He is available in 53% of fantasy leagues, according to Yahoo. Karlsson had a slow start to the year but has picked it up since then which is why his fantasy % is close to 50%. I like Karlsson as a day to day pick up that'll win you a week on a Sunday.

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Reilly Smith picked up his seventh of the year and started things off for Vegas in the second period in their 4-1 win over LA.

Fantasy Impact: Smith has seven goals, five assists, 32 hits, 11 blocks and 77 shots on net in 33 games this season. He is rostered in 29% of fantasy leagues, according to Yahoo. Playing alongside Karlsson and Marchessault and also on Vegas' first powerplay unit.

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Keegan Kolesar picked up his first NHL goal in Vegas' 5-1 win over the St. Louis Blues.

Fantasy Impact: The gritty 23-year old from Brandon, Manitoba has one goal and four assists so far this year. Hard to put a fantasy impact on the youngster but he is a great two-way player that consistently plays to his strengths and is productive with his ice-time.

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Ryan Reaves scored his first of the season on a tip to go up one, in Vegas' 5-4 win over San Jose.

Fantasy Impact: Hard to put a fantasy impact on a guy like Reaves considering he brings more to the table with his intimidation and his character. He is a guy that every team wants on their side, protecting Vegas' star players; which they have a lot of. He has one goal, two assists, 14 blocks, 17 shots and 107 hits.

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Dylan Coghlan scored his first career hat-trick in the same game he scored his first career goal.

Fantasy Impact: The 23-year old from Vancouver Island was the first defensemen in Golden Knights history to record a hat-trick. Coghlan has three goals, one assist, 15 hits, eight blocks and 13 shots on goal in his 12 games this season. With Pietrangelo being out, Coghlan has been a great replacement after promoted from the taxi squad.

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Nicolas Hague added two helpers to his resume with assists on Vegas' opening goal and again on their last goal Wednesday night.

Fantasy Impact: In his second year with Vegas, the 22-year old Canadian has two goals and six assists for 8 points in 16 games this season. Hague seems to be getting comfortable playing on the backend this year alongside other youngster, Dylan Coghlan.

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Cody Glass opened the scoring in OT win over the Minnesota Wild.

Fantasy Impact: 6th overall, Glass was the first ever draft pick for the Vegas Golden Knights. He has three goals and five assists in 14 games this season. Getting the opportunity to perform playing between Pacioretty and Smith. I believe he is making the best out of it, wether he is contributing with points or his defensive play. Hard to comment on his fantasy impact at the moment but expect it to rise.

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