Kings Down New York 3-0 - Match Report
|Kings Down New York 3-0 - Match Report|
New York couldn't break through the Los Angeles defense on Saturday, failing to score on Martin Jones in a 3-0 loss at STAPLES Center.
Bettors who backed the Kings were rewarded as -225 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Dustin Brown, Anze Kopitar, and Tyler Toffoli each scored for the Kings in the victory. Kopitar opened the scoring for Los Angeles, finding the back of the net at 12:08 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Alec Martinez.
Martin Jones turned in a 16-save effort for the Kings.
New York got a 21-stop effort from Kevin Poulin in the loss.
On the power play, Los Angeles went 0-for-5, while the Islanders were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Los Angeles outshot New York 24-16 in the game.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act on the road to face Montreal looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face Anaheim.