Kings vs Canadiens Final: 2-1 - Recap
|Kings vs Canadiens Final: 2-1 - Recap|
The Kings beat Montreal 2-1 on Monday, earning a victory backstopped by Jonathan Quick's 17 saves.
Los Angeles was favored by -172 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.
Jeff Carter and Jake Muzzin each scored for the Kings in the victory. Muzzin opened the scoring for Los Angeles, finding the back of the net at 1:54 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Tyler Toffoli and Justin Williams.
Jonathan Quick stopped 17 of 18 Montreal shots in the victory.
P.K. Subban scored for the Canadiens, finding the net behind Jonathan Quick.
Montreal got a 20-stop effort from Peter Budaj in the loss.
Los Angeles scored 1 time on 4 chances on the power play, while Montreal went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Montreal lost the shots on goal battle to Los Angeles by a margin of 22-18.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Jets. The Canadiens will aim to get back on the winning track at Anaheim.