Los Angeles Falls 2-1 to Devils - Recap
|Los Angeles Falls 2-1 to Devils - Recap|
The Kings came up short Thursday against the Devils, falling 2-1 in a shootout.
New Jersey won as a +105 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
The win was clinched by Zach Parise, who beat Jonathan Quick in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for New Jersey. New Jersey got goals from Patrik Elias in the victory. Elias opened the scoring at 13:03 of the first period.
Johan Hedberg turned in a 16-save effort for the Devils.
Simon Gagne scored for the Kings, finding the net behind Johan Hedberg.
Los Angeles got a 36-stop effort from Jonathan Quick in the loss.
On the power play, New Jersey went 0-for-2, while the Kings were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Los Angeles lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 37-27.
New Jersey looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Predators. The Kings will aim to get back on the winning track at Philadelphia.