Vancouver Falls 3-2 to Kings - Recap
|Vancouver Falls 3-2 to Kings - Recap|
The Canucks came up short Monday against the Kings, falling 3-2 in a shootout.
Los Angeles was favored by -130 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
Jeff Carter potted the shootout winner for Los Angeles. Jeff Carter and Slava Voynov each scored for the Kings in the victory. Carter opened the scoring for Los Angeles, finding the back of the net at 15:21 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Mike Richards and Simon Gagne.
Jonathan Quick stopped 21 of 23 Vancouver shots in the victory.
Alexandre Burrows and Zack Kassian scored for the Canucks, finding the net behind Jonathan Quick.
Roberto Luongo stopped 26 of 28 shots for the Canucks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Los Angeles went 1-for-4, while the Canucks were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Vancouver lost the shots on goal battle to Los Angeles by a margin of 28-23.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Predators. The Canucks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Colorado.