This week on The Hockey News Podcast:
- The Vegas Golden Knights are off to the Western Conference final. Should they open as the favorite against Winnipeg or Nashville?
- Is Brad Marchand's licking of opponents a major problem or a silly distraction?
- Pekka Rinne is being outduelled in round 2. Is he not a big-game goaltender?
- What's next for UFAs Joe Thornton and Evander Kane? Will they remain San Jose Sharks?
- Reader questions, including which blockbuster move we should watch for at the 2018 draft