LAS VEGAS (AP) — Golden Knights goalie Malcolm Subban is a stickler about staying focused on game day, and he never wavered Tuesday night.
Alex Tuch scored the game-winning goal in the first shootout at Vegas, and Subban stopped all three attempts he faced during the tiebreaker as the Golden Knights earned a 4-3 victory over the Anaheim Ducks.
The expansion Golden Knights improved to 6-1 in overtime games, including 5-0 at home. Vegas is 11-2 at home overall, and 9-1 against Pacific Division foes.
Subban made several saves when it really counted. He came up huge on a 3-on-1 break in overtime when he robbed Ondrej Kase on a wrist shot from just in front of the crease, then stonewalled the Ducks during a 4-on-3 power play.
“Our team played such a good game and when it came down to a shootout, I had to bear down and give my team a chance to win,” said Subban, who finished with 26 saves. “I…