Recap - Kings Defeat New Jersey 2-0
|Recap - Kings Defeat New Jersey 2-0|
Los Angeles's defense, led by netminder Ben Scrivens, shut down New Jersey 2-0 at Prudential Center on on Friday.
The Kings were a +110 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.
Anze Kopitar and Dwight King each scored for the Kings in the victory. King opened the scoring for Los Angeles, finding the back of the net at 13:08 of the third period. The goal was assisted by Jake Muzzin and Justin Williams.
Ben Scrivens stopped 26 of 26 New Jersey shots in the victory.
New Jersey got a 19-stop effort from Cory Schneider in the loss.
On the power play, Los Angeles went 1-for-3, while the Devils were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Los Angeles lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 26-21.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Rangers. The Devils will aim to get back on the winning track vs Pittsburgh.