Kings Fall 4-1 Against Pittsburgh - Game Recap
|Kings Fall 4-1 Against Pittsburgh - Game Recap|
The Kings came up short Thursday against the Penguins, falling 4-1.
Pittsburgh won as a +101 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played PUSH the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jussi Jokinen, Chris Kunitz, Evgeni Malkin, and Tanner Glass each scored for the Penguins in the victory. Malkin opened the scoring for Pittsburgh, finding the back of the net at 0:57 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Jussi Jokinen and James Neal.
Jeff Zatkoff stopped 30 of 31 Los Angeles shots in the victory.
Anze Kopitar scored for the Kings, finding the net behind Jeff Zatkoff.
Martin Jones stopped 14 of 15 shots for the Kings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Pittsburgh went 2-for-3, while the Kings were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh lost the shots on goal battle to Los Angeles by a margin of 31-22.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Coyotes. The Kings will aim to get back on the winning track vs Philadelphia.