Canucks vs Kings Final: 3-2 - Recap
|Canucks vs Kings Final: 3-2 - Recap|
Vancouver skated to a 3-2 victory over Los Angeles on Thursday in NHL action at STAPLES Center.
Vancouver won as a +100 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played PUSH the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Vancouver got goals from Sami Salo, Aaron Rome, and Andrew Ebbett in the victory. Salo opened the scoring at 6:51 of the first period.
Roberto Luongo turned in a 28-save effort for the Canucks.
Los Angeles got goals from Mike Richards and Drew Doughty in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Jonathan Quick stopped 29 of 32 shots for the Kings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Vancouver went 2-for-6, while the Kings were 1-for-6 with the man advantage.
Vancouver outshot Los Angeles 32-30 in the game.
Vancouver heads into a battle against the Ducks. Los Angeles, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.