Recap - Kings Defeat Columbus 6-4
|Recap - Kings Defeat Columbus 6-4|
Jarret Stoll scored twice to lead the Kings over Columbus 6-4 on Saturday at STAPLES Center.
Los Angeles was favored by -185 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Los Angeles got goals from Jarret Stoll (2), Ryan Smyth, Justin Williams, Dustin Brown, and Alec Martinez in the victory. Brown opened the scoring at 2:13 of the first period.
Jonathan Quick stopped 30 of 34 Columbus shots in the victory.
Rick Nash (2), Fedor Tyutin, and Matt Calvert scored for the Blue Jackets, finding the net behind Jonathan Quick.
Mathieu Garon stopped 30 of 35 shots for the Blue Jackets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Los Angeles went 2-for-4, while the Blue Jackets were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Columbus lost the shots on goal battle to Los Angeles by a margin of 36-34.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Maple Leafs. The Blue Jackets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Phoenix.