Kings vs Predators Final: 4-1 - Recap
|Kings vs Predators Final: 4-1 - Recap|
The Kings earned a 4-1 victory over the Predators on Saturday at STAPLES Center.
Los Angeles won as a -154 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Ryan Smyth, Jarret Stoll, Dustin Brown, and Anze Kopitar each scored for the Kings in the victory. Kopitar opened the scoring for Los Angeles, finding the back of the net at 4:11 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Dustin Brown.
Jonathan Bernier turned in a 25-save effort for the Kings.
Shane O'Brien scored for the Predators, finding the net behind Jonathan Bernier.
Nashville got a 18-stop effort from Pekka Rinne in the loss.
Los Angeles scored 0 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Nashville went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Nashville lost the shots on goal battle to Los Angeles by a margin of 31-26.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act home to face Dallas looking for another win. For Nashville, they head on the road to face Anaheim.