Deryk Engelland

Fleury, Golden Knights beat Lightning 4-1

Marc-Andre Fleury and Vegas Golden Knights went on the road and posted a big win against another Stanley Cup contender.

This expansion team is showing no signs of slowing down.

Fleury made 28 saves, David Perron had a goal and an assist, and the Golden Knights beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-1 Thursday night in a matchup of conference leaders.

"A great statement," Vegas winger James Neal said.

Neal, Nate Schmidt and William Karlsson also scored for the Golden Knights, who swept the two-game season series with the NHL-leading Lightning.

"They are a great challenge for us, the best team in the league," Fleury said. "We had a great...