Vancouver vs Los Angeles Recap - Canucks Win 3-1

Vancouver vs Los Angeles Recap - Canucks Win 3-1

Vancouver skated to a 3-1 victory over Los Angeles on Saturday in NHL action at STAPLES Center.

Bettors who backed the Canucks were rewarded as +100 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.

Vancouver got goals from Daniel Sedin, Alexandre Burrows, and Jannik Hansen in the victory. Hansen opened the scoring at 9:16 of the first period.

Roberto Luongo turned in a 21-save effort for the Canucks.

Dustin Penner scored for the Kings, finding the net behind Roberto Luongo.

Jonathan Quick stopped 33 of 35 shots for the Kings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Vancouver went 0-for-6, while the Kings were 0-for-6 with the man advantage.

Los Angeles lost the shots on goal battle to Vancouver by a margin of 36-22.

Vancouver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Ducks. The Kings will aim to get back on the winning track vs Dallas.