Los Angeles Skates Past Edmonton 3-1 - Recap
|Los Angeles Skates Past Edmonton 3-1 - Recap|
Los Angeles got a pair of goals from Ryan Smyth as the Kings skated to a 3-1 victory over Edmonton on Wednesday at Rexall Place.
The Kings were a -138 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Los Angeles got goals from Ryan Smyth (2) and Jack Johnson in the victory. Smyth opened the scoring at 3:45 of the second period.
Jonathan Quick turned in a 32-save effort for the Kings.
Magnus Paajarvi scored for the Oilers, finding the net behind Jonathan Quick.
Nikolai Khabibulin stopped 23 of 26 shots for the Oilers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Los Angeles scored 2 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Edmonton went 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Los Angeles lost the shots on goal battle to Edmonton by a margin of 33-26.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Flames. The Oilers will aim to get back on the winning track at St. Louis.