Los Angeles Ices Chicago 5-4 - Recap
|Los Angeles Ices Chicago 5-4 - Recap|
The Kings beat Chicago 5-4 on Monday, earning a victory backstopped by Jonathan Quick's 21 saves.
Los Angeles was an underdog by +120 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
Los Angeles got goals from Jarret Stoll, Dustin Brown, Anze Kopitar, Dwight King, and Tyler Toffoli in the victory. Kopitar opened the scoring at 4:21 of the second period.
Jonathan Quick turned in a 21-save effort for the Kings.
Michael Frolik (2), Jonathan Toews, and Patrick Kane scored for the Blackhawks, finding the net behind Jonathan Quick.
Chicago got a 31-stop effort from Corey Crawford in the loss.
Los Angeles scored 0 times on 2 chances on the power play, while Chicago went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Chicago lost the shots on goal battle to Los Angeles by a margin of 36-25.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act on the road to face St. Louis looking for another win. For Chicago, they head home to face Calgary.