Los Angeles Skates Past St. Louis 6-4 - Recap
|Los Angeles Skates Past St. Louis 6-4 - Recap|
Jake Muzzin was the difference, potting a pair for Los Angeles on Tuesday as the Kings skated off with a 6-4 victory over the Blues at STAPLES Center.
Los Angeles won as a -122 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Los Angeles got goals from Jake Muzzin (2), Jeff Carter, Mike Richards, Anze Kopitar, and Slava Voynov in the victory. Muzzin opened the scoring at 15:52 of the first period.
Jonathan Bernier turned in a 5-save effort for the Kings.
Chris Stewart, Vladimir Sobotka, David Perron, and Alex Pietrangelo scored for the Blues, finding the net behind Jonathan Bernier.
Jaroslav Halak stopped 16 of 21 shots for the Blues, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Los Angeles went 0-for-6, while the Blues were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Los Angeles outshot St. Louis 29-14 in the game.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act home to face Dallas looking for another win. For St. Louis, they head on the road to face Phoenix.