Kings Down Montreal 6-0 - Match Report
The battle between the Kings and Canadiens didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Montreal was handed a 6-0 defeat on Tuesday at Bell Centre.
Los Angeles was an underdog by +110 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
Justin Williams, Anze Kopitar, Alec Martinez, Jake Muzzin, Jordan Nolan, and Tyler Toffoli each scored for the Kings in the victory. Nolan opened the scoring for Los Angeles, finding the back of the net at 7:03 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Anze Kopitar and Willie Mitchell.
Martin Jones turned in a 30-save effort for the Kings.
Carey Price stopped 12 of 16 shots for the Canadiens, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Los Angeles went 1-for-3, while the Canadiens were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act on the road to face Toronto looking for another win. For Montreal, they head on the road to face Philadelphia.