Vancouver vs Los Angeles Recap - Kings Win 4-1
|Vancouver vs Los Angeles Recap - Kings Win 4-1|
Los Angeles skated to a 4-1 victory over Vancouver on Saturday in NHL action at STAPLES Center.
Los Angeles won as a +120 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played PUSH the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Los Angeles got goals from Justin Williams, Matt Greene, Brad Richardson, and Anze Kopitar in the victory. Richardson opened the scoring at 9:13 of the first period.
Jonathan Quick turned in a 27-save effort for the Kings.
Kevin Bieksa scored for the Canucks, finding the net behind Jonathan Quick.
Roberto Luongo stopped 29 of 33 shots for the Canucks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Los Angeles went 1-for-5, while the Canucks were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Vancouver lost the shots on goal battle to Los Angeles by a margin of 33-28.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Avalanche. The Canucks will aim to get back on the winning track vs San Jose.