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Stastny family, strong hockey legacy and pedigree

LAS VEGAS - The Golden Knights are part of one of the great father/son combinations in the National Hockey League.

It makes sense if you're a Hall of Famer that your son also knows his way around the ice. Forward Paul Stastny has a strong pedigree on the Golden Knights roster. His father Peter and uncle Anton Stastny defected from then communist Czechoslovakia in 1980. The players wanted freedom and a chance to play in the NHL while making the most of it.

8 News NOW Sports anchor Ron Futrell has the story in the latest edition of 'Striking Gold"

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