Kings Down New York 3-2 - Match Report
Los Angeles skated to a 3-2 victory over New York on Friday in NHL action at Ericsson Globe Arena.
Los Angeles was favored by -115 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
Los Angeles got goals from Mike Richards, Jack Johnson, and Anze Kopitar in the victory. Kopitar opened the scoring at 10:51 of the first period.
Jonathan Quick stopped 24 of 26 New York shots in the victory.
New York got goals from Marian Gaborik and Ryan Callahan in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 27 of 30 shots for the Rangers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Los Angeles went 1-for-5, while the Rangers were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Los Angeles outshot New York 30-26 in the game.
Los Angeles heads into a battle against the Sabres. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Anaheim.