Los Angeles Ices Minnesota 3-0 - Recap
Los Angeles's defense, led by netminder Jonathan Bernier, shut down Minnesota 3-0 at STAPLES Center on on Thursday.
Los Angeles won as a -178 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Los Angeles got goals from Justin Williams (2) and Jeff Carter in the victory. Williams opened the scoring at 1:29 of the first period.
Jonathan Bernier turned in a 23-save effort for the Kings.
Minnesota got an 11-stop effort from Darcy Kuemper in the loss.
On the power play, Los Angeles went 0-for-2, while the Wild were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Los Angeles lost the shots on goal battle to Minnesota by a margin of 23-14.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act home to face Edmonton looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head on the road to face Columbus.