Vancouver vs Los Angeles Recap - Kings Win 5-1
|Vancouver vs Los Angeles Recap - Kings Win 5-1|
Los Angeles cruised to victory on Saturday, earning an easy 5-1 win over the Canucks at STAPLES Center.
Los Angeles won as a -111 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tyler Toffoli (2), Justin Williams, Mike Richards, and Jordan Nolan each scored for the Kings in the victory. Nolan opened the scoring for Los Angeles, finding the back of the net at 12:23 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Linden Vey and Alec Martinez.
Jonathan Quick turned in a 25-save effort for the Kings.
Dan Hamhuis scored for the Canucks, finding the net behind Jonathan Quick.
Roberto Luongo stopped 14 of 18 shots for the Canucks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Los Angeles went 0-for-3, while the Canucks were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Los Angeles outshot Vancouver 32-26 in the game.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act on the road to face Buffalo looking for another win. For Vancouver, they head on the road to face Anaheim.