Phoenix Falls 2-0 to Kings - Recap
Los Angeles's defense, led by netminder Jonathan Quick, shut down Phoenix 2-0 at Jobing.com Arena on on Thursday.
Los Angeles was favored by -125 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Dustin Brown and Kyle Clifford each scored for the Kings in the victory. Brown opened the scoring for Los Angeles, finding the back of the net at 0:56 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Mike Richards and Anze Kopitar.
Jonathan Quick turned in a 28-save effort for the Kings.
Mike Smith stopped 20 of 22 shots for the Coyotes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Los Angeles scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Phoenix went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Los Angeles lost the shots on goal battle to Phoenix by a margin of 28-22.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Stars. The Coyotes will aim to get back on the winning track at Anaheim.