NHL Headlines Of The WeekWith excitement surrounding the entire league, we take a look at some of the top NHL headlines from this week.
Kings Lose To Road Warrior Rangers, 3-0The Rangers have won eight of their last 10 road games.
Kings' Quick Named Finalist For Vezina TrophyQuick was 40-23-5 with five shutouts.
Kings Struggle Again In Loss To Coyotes; Fall To 0-2Max Domi had a goal and an assist in his NHL debut to help the Arizona Coyotes beat the Los Angeles Kings 4-1 on Friday night.
Kopitar's Tie-Breaker Lifts Kings Past Islanders, 3-2Anze Kopitar scored with 4:23 left, defenseman Alec Martinez had two assists, and the Los Angeles Kings won their third straight on their road trip by beating the slumping New York Islanders 3-2 on Thursday night.
Kesler's OT Goal Sends Ducks Past Kings, 3-2Ryan Kesler scored 45 seconds into overtime, and the Anaheim Ducks rallied from another third-period deficit for a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Wednesday night in the final Freeway Faceoff meeting of the regular season.
Own Goal Dooms Kings In 2-1 Loss To PredatorsViktor Stalberg got credit for the tiebreaking goal when Kings defenseman Jake Muzzin deflected the puck into his own net, and the Nashville Predators slowed their March skid with a 2-1 victory over Los Angeles on Saturday night.
Gaborik Scores Twice In Regulation, Adds Shootout Goal As Kings Defeat Habs, 4-3Marian Gaborik's second power-play goal tied it with 45 seconds left in regulation, and he scored again in the shootout as the Los Angeles Kings rallied for a 4-3 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Thursday night.
Perry Helps Ducks Rally Past Kings, 4-2Corey Perry scored the tiebreaking goal with 8:39 to play, and the Anaheim Ducks furiously rallied from a two-goal deficit in the third period for a 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Kings in the Freeway Faceoff on Friday night.
Ottawa's Hammond Blanks Kings, Snaps 8-Game Win StreakAndrew Hammond made 35 saves to earn his second consecutive shutout in his fourth career start, and the Ottawa Senators snapped the Los Angeles Kings' eight-game winning streak with a 1-0 victory Thursday night.
Carter, King Each Have Goal And Assist In Kings' Win Over Blue JacketsJeff Carter and Dwight King each had a goal and an assist, and Jonathan Quick stopped 23 shots to lead the Los Angeles Kings past the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-3 on Monday night.
Muzzin's Tiebreaker Leads Kings Past Blackhawks, 4-3Jake Muzzin scored the tiebreaking goal with 3:37 to play, Jeff Carter had two goals and an assist, and the Los Angeles Kings roared back in the final minutes to snap their four-game losing streak with a 4-3 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday night.
Kopitar Leads Kings' Rally To Beat Blues, 6-4Anze Kopitar had a career-high five points, Jake Muzzin scored the tiebreaking power-play goal with 11:02 to play, and the Los Angeles Kings rallied from an early three-goal deficit for a 6-4 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Thursday night.
Flyers Snap Kings' 6-Game Winning Streak After 2-1 WinSteve Mason made 37 saves and the Philadelphia Flyers got goals from Claude Giroux and Wayne Simmonds in a 2-1 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday, snapping a six-game losing streak.
Quick Posts Shutout As Kings Drop Bruins, 2-0Jonathan Quick made 31 saves in his 34th career shutout, carrying the Los Angeles Kings to a 2-0 victory over the Boston Bruins on Tuesday night.