nhl Game Recap
Kings vs Ducks Final: 2-1 - Recap
The Kings earned a 2-1 victory over Anaheim on Thursday behind a 36-save performance from Jonathan Quick at Honda Center.
Bettors who backed the Kings were rewarded as +129 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Matt Luff, and Jeff Carter each scored for the Kings in the victory. Luff opened the scoring for Los Angeles.
Jonathan Quick turned in a 36-save effort for the Kings.
Derek Grant scored for the Ducks, finding the net behind Jonathan Quick.
John Gibson stopped 25 of 27 shots for the Ducks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Los Angeles went 1-for-3, while the Ducks were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Anaheim outshot Los Angeles 37-27 in the game.
Los Angeles heads into a battle against the Penguins. Anaheim, meanwhile, will have their next action against NY Rangers.