Recap - Kings Defeat Vancouver 3-2
|Recap - Kings Defeat Vancouver 3-2|
The Canucks came up short Tuesday against the Kings, falling 3-2 in a shootout.
Los Angeles won as a +159 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played PUSH the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Mike Richards potted the shootout winner for Los Angeles. Justin Williams and Dustin Penner each scored for the Kings in the victory. Penner opened the scoring for Los Angeles, finding the back of the net at 9:06 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Drew Doughty and Rob Scuderi.
Jonathan Quick turned in a 31-save effort for the Kings.
Daniel Sedin and David Booth scored for the Canucks, finding the net behind Jonathan Quick.
Roberto Luongo stopped 39 of 41 shots for the Canucks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Los Angeles scored 1 time on 2 chances on the power play, while Vancouver went 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Vancouver lost the shots on goal battle to Los Angeles by a margin of 41-33.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Flames. The Canucks will aim to get back on the winning track vs San Jose.