New York Falls 5-1 to Kings - Recap
New York couldn't hang with the Kings on Saturday as Los Angeles blasted the Islanders 5-1 at STAPLES Center.
Los Angeles won as a -210 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Los Angeles got goals from Anze Kopitar (2), Justin Williams, Dustin Brown, and Drew Doughty in the victory. Kopitar opened the scoring at 1:23 of the first period.
Jonathan Quick stopped 18 of 19 New York shots in the victory.
New York got a goal from Rob Schremp in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
New York got a 29-stop effort from Dwayne Roloson in the loss.
On the power play, Los Angeles went 1-for-4, while the Islanders were 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Los Angeles by a margin of 34-19.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act on the road to face San Jose looking for another win. For New York, they head home to face Tampa Bay.