Coyotes vs Kings Final: 3-2 - Recap
|Coyotes vs Kings Final: 3-2 - Recap|
Mike Smith made 36 stops Saturday to lead the Coyotes over the Kings 3-2 at Jobing.com Arena.
Phoenix was an underdog by +109 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
Phoenix got goals from Radim Vrbata (2) and Daymond Langkow in the victory. Vrbata opened the scoring at 5:36 of the second period.
Mike Smith stopped 36 of 38 Los Angeles shots in the victory.
Mike Richards and Anze Kopitar scored for the Kings, finding the net behind Mike Smith.
Jonathan Quick stopped 30 of 33 shots for the Kings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Phoenix went 0-for-3, while the Kings were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Phoenix lost the shots on goal battle to Los Angeles by a margin of 38-33.
Next game, Phoenix takes its act on the road to face Colorado looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head on the road to face Colorado.