Phoenix Ices Los Angeles 4-3 - Recap
|Phoenix Ices Los Angeles 4-3 - Recap|
Mike Smith stopped 36 shots against Los Angeles on Monday, leading Phoenix to a 4-3 victory at STAPLES Center.
The Coyotes were a +156 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
Phoenix got goals from Jeff Halpern, Keith Yandle, Rob Klinkhammer, and Mikkel Boedker in the victory. Klinkhammer opened the scoring at 6:33 of the first period.
Mike Smith turned in a 36-save effort for the Coyotes.
Marian Gaborik, Alec Martinez, and Tanner Pearson scored for the Kings, finding the net behind Mike Smith.
Jonathan Quick stopped 23 of 27 shots for the Kings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Phoenix went 1-for-4, while the Kings were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Phoenix lost the shots on goal battle to Los Angeles by a margin of 39-27.
Phoenix looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Panthers. The Kings will aim to get back on the winning track vs Washington.