The Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals took out a full page in the Las Vegas Review-Journal to congratulate the Golden Knights on an awesome expansion season, including a run to the Stanley Cup Final.
The Washington Capitals are having their Stanley Cup parade today but they also took out a full page ad in the Las Vegas Review-Journal to congratulate the Vegas Golden Knights "on the most successful inaugural season in the history of professional sports." pic.twitter.com/zi2lHIOpcU
— Arash Markazi (@ArashMarkazi) June 12, 2018
Vegas blew past the NHL expansion records for victories (51) and points (109) while winning the Pacific Division. The Golden Knights were a bunch of upstarts that cut through the Western Conference playoffs with 12 wins in 15 games.