RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Jeff Carter scored the shootout winner to lift the Los Angeles Kings to a 2-1 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes.
Dwight King also scored for the Kings while Jonathan Quick made 27 saves. Jeff Skinner had Carolina’s goal while Cam Ward stopped 36 shots.READ MORE: Disneyland Magic Key Program To Begin August 25 Replacing Annual Passport
Carter went to his backhand in the shootout to beat Ward. Carter had scored four goals in the first four games of the season.READ MORE: Report: Carmelo Anthony Agrees To One-Year Deal With Lakers
Quick stopped Nathan Gerbe, Alexander Semin and Skinner in the shootout to make Carter’s goal hold up as the winner.MORE NEWS: Report: Friends Of Corona Movie Theater Shooting Suspect Left Screening Early Because Of His Strange Behavior
Ward, Carolina’s No. 1 netminder has yet to win a game this season — both of the Hurricanes’ victories have come with back-up Anton Khudobin in net.