Detroit Falls 2-1 to Kings - Recap
The Kings beat Detroit 2-1 on Wednesday, earning a victory backstopped by Jonathan Bernier's 32 saves.
The Kings were a -148 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.
Jeff Carter and Anze Kopitar each scored for the Kings in the victory. Carter opened the scoring for Los Angeles, finding the back of the net at 10:26 of the third period. The goal was assisted by Mike Richards and Anze Kopitar.
Jonathan Bernier turned in a 32-save effort for the Kings.
Kyle Quincey scored for the Red Wings, finding the net behind Jonathan Bernier.
Jimmy Howard stopped 27 of 29 shots for the Red Wings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Los Angeles scored 1 time on 5 chances on the power play, while Detroit went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Los Angeles lost the shots on goal battle to Detroit by a margin of 33-29.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act on the road to face Vancouver looking for another win. For Detroit, they head on the road to face San Jose.