Coyotes Fall 1-0 Against Los Angeles - Game Recap
Los Angeles's defense, led by netminder Jonathan Bernier, shut down Phoenix 1-0 at STAPLES Center on on Thursday.
Los Angeles was favored by -165 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Jarret Stoll scored for the Kings in the victory. Stoll opened the scoring for Los Angeles, finding the back of the net at 12:13 of the third period. The goal was assisted by Anze Kopitar and Ryan Smyth.
Jonathan Bernier turned in a 25-save effort for the Kings.
Ilya Bryzgalov stopped 17 of 18 shots for the Coyotes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Los Angeles went 1-for-2, while the Coyotes were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Los Angeles lost the shots on goal battle to Phoenix by a margin of 25-18.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Canucks. The Coyotes will aim to get back on the winning track vs Detroit.