Recap - Kings Defeat Colorado 6-4
|Recap - Kings Defeat Colorado 6-4|
Anze Kopitar scored twice to lead the Kings over Colorado 6-4 on Wednesday at Pepsi Center.
Los Angeles won as a +102 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Los Angeles got goals from Anze Kopitar (2), Robyn Regehr, Justin Williams, Jarret Stoll, and Jeff Carter in the victory. Regehr opened the scoring at 5:48 of the first period.
Martin Jones stopped 25 of 29 Colorado shots in the victory.
Colorado got goals from P.A. Parenteau, Andre Benoit, Jamie McGinn, and Ryan O'Reilly in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Jean-Sebastien Giguere stopped 22 of 27 shots for the Avalanche, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Los Angeles went 1-for-3, while the Avalanche were 3-for-5 with the man advantage.
Los Angeles lost the shots on goal battle to Colorado by a margin of 29-28.
Los Angeles heads into a battle against the Flames. Colorado, meanwhile, will have their next action against Phoenix.