Kings vs Coyotes Final: 3-2 - Recap
Jonathan Bernier made 40 stops Tuesday to lead the Kings over the Coyotes 3-2 at STAPLES Center.
Los Angeles won as a -182 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played PUSH the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jarret Stoll, Dustin Penner, and Drew Doughty each scored for the Kings in the victory. Penner opened the scoring for Los Angeles, finding the back of the net at 14:38 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Justin Williams and Anze Kopitar.
Jonathan Bernier stopped 40 of 42 Phoenix shots in the victory.
Shane Doan (2) scored for the Coyotes, finding the net behind Jonathan Bernier.
Phoenix got a 26-stop effort from Mike Smith in the loss.
Los Angeles scored 1 time on 5 chances on the power play, while Phoenix went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Los Angeles lost the shots on goal battle to Phoenix by a margin of 42-29.
Los Angeles heads into a battle against the Stars. Phoenix, meanwhile, will have their next action against Vancouver.