Kings Down Edmonton 4-2 - Match Report
|Kings Down Edmonton 4-2 - Match Report|
Jeff Carter scored a pair of goals against the Oilers as Los Angeles handed Edmonton a 4-2 defeat on Sunday at Rexall Place.
Los Angeles was favored by -160 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
Jeff Carter (2), Trevor Lewis, and Alec Martinez each scored for the Kings in the victory. Carter opened the scoring for Los Angeles, finding the back of the net at 1:36 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Tyler Toffoli.
Jonathan Quick stopped 25 of 27 Edmonton shots in the victory.
Sam Gagner and Taylor Hall scored for the Oilers, finding the net behind Jonathan Quick.
Ben Scrivens stopped 46 of 50 shots for the Oilers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Los Angeles went 1-for-2, while the Oilers were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to Los Angeles by a margin of 50-27.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act on the road to face Calgary looking for another win. For Edmonton, they head on the road to face Minnesota.