Los Angeles; Monday, 10:30 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: The Los Angeles Kings aim to break their three-game slide when they take on the Vancouver Canucks.
Los Angeles is 13-8-3 against the Pacific Division and 45-24-10 overall. The Kings have a 19-7-3 record when they commit fewer penalties than their opponent.
Vancouver has a 35-36-7 record overall and a 15-8-1 record in Pacific Division games. The Canucks have allowed 285 goals while scoring 260 for a -25 scoring differential.
The teams play Monday for the fourth time this season. The Canucks won the previous meeting 4-1.
Jonathan Tanner Miller has scored 30 goals with 47 assists for the Canucks. Elias Pettersson has five goals and six assists over the last 10 games.
LAST 10 GAMES: Kings: 5-5-0, averaging 3.3 goals, 5.4 assists, 3.6 penalties and 8.9 penalty minutes while giving up 2.6 goals per game.
Canucks: 5-3-2, averaging 3.4 goals, 5.7 assists, 3.4 penalties and 7.6 penalty minutes while giving up 2.9 goals per game.
INJURIES: Kings: Gabriel Vilardi: day to day (upper-body).
Canucks: Oliver Ekman-Larsson: out (lower body), Noah Juulsen: day to day (lower body), Vasily Podkolzin: day to day (undisclosed), Ilya Mikheyev: out for season (knee), Tanner Pearson: out for season (hand), Travis Dermott: out (undisclosed), Tucker Poolman: out (undisclosed).