New York needed a shootout to earn a 4-3 victory over Los Angeles on Thursday in NHL action at Madison Square Garden.
New York won as a -125 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
The win was clinched by Mats Zuccarello, who beat Jonathan Bernier in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for New York. New York got goals from Marian Gaborik, Brandon Dubinsky, and Ryan Callahan in the victory. Callahan opened the scoring at 4:01 of the second period.
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 25 of 28 Los Angeles shots in the victory.
Dustin Brown (2) and Matt Greene scored for the Kings, finding the net behind Henrik Lundqvist.
Jonathan Bernier stopped 34 of 37 shots for the Kings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New York went 0-for-4, while the Kings were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
New York outshot Los Angeles 37-28 in the game.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Devils. The Kings will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.