Los Angeles plays Vegas, looks to end road losing streak

Los Angeles Kings (13-14-6, sixth in the West Division) vs. Vegas Golden Knights (24-8-1, first in the West Division)

Paradise, Nevada; Wednesday, 10 p.m. EDT

BOTTOM LINE: Los Angeles travels to Vegas looking to stop its five-game road losing streak.

The Golden Knights are 24-8-1 in division play. Vegas is the top team in the Nhl with 5.7 assists per game, led by Mark Stone averaging 0.9.

The Kings are 13-14-6 against the rest of their division. Los Angeles has given up 14 power-play goals, killing 85.3% of opponent chances.

The teams square off for the second straight game.

TOP PERFORMERS: Stone has 40 total points for the Golden Knights, 12 goals and 28 assists. Shea Theodore has nine assists over the last 10 games for Vegas.

Dustin Brown leads the Kings with 14 goals and has 21 points. Anze Kopitar has two goals and seven assists over the last 10 games for Los Angeles.

LAST 10 GAMES: Golden Knights: 8-2-0, averaging 3.5 goals, 6.2 assists, three penalties and 7.5 penalty minutes while giving up 2.4 goals per game with a .910 save percentage.

Kings: 3-6-1, averaging 2.4 goals, 4.2 assists, 2.7 penalties and 6.6 penalty minutes while giving up 2.7 goals per game with a .914 save percentage.

INJURIES: Golden Knights: None listed.

Kings: None listed.


The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.
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