Game 16 – CHI @ LAK
In a close game, Los Angeles topped Chicago by the final tally of 4 to
2. Los Angeles got going early, scoring 3 times in the first period.
The goals were scored by WAYNE SIMMONDS and ADAM McQUAID for Chicago and
ALEX OVECHKIN, BRANDON SAAD, PATRICK KANE and SCOTT WILSON for Los Angeles.
With the victory Los Angeles now has 13 wins and 29 points on the season.
Game 17 – VAN @ LAK
Using an offensive outburst Vancouver clobbered Los Angeles by a final
score of 9 to 2. Vancouver quieted the crowd early, scoring 7 times in
the first period. JOHNNY GAUDREAU scored twice and passed for two assists
for Vancouver. And DAVID KREJCI scored twice and added two assists.
Also MARC-EDOUARD VLASIC contributed four assists. JESPER FAST had two
goals. Others who scored were TRAVIS ZAJAC, ROMAN JOSI and ALEX GALCHENYUK
for Vancouver and PATRICK MARLEAU and ANDREAS ATHANASIOU for Los Angeles.
Game 18 DAL @ LAK
In front of a cheering crowd Los Angeles won a close one against Dallas
by a final tally of 4 to 3. PATRICK KANE netted the last goal, the game
winner, at 9:38 of the 3rd period. VIKTOR ARVIDSSON had two goals, once
while shorthanded, on 7 shots for Dallas. Other goal scorers were BRAD
MARCHAND for Dallas and BRANDON SAAD, MIKKO KOIVU and BRIAN DUMOULIN for
Game 19 STL @ LAK
The visiting team from St. Louis easily handled Los Angeles by a score
of 4 to 1. CAREY PRICE was outstanding in goal. He made just one mistake
while facing 32 shots. Goals were registered by MARK SCHEIFELE, MATTHEW
TKACHUK, BRANDON SUTTER and ALEX PIETRANGELO for St. Louis and BEAU BENNETT
for Los Angeles.
Game 20 TOR @ LAK
In a hard fought contest, Toronto topped Los Angeles by a score of 3 to
1. Toronto poured on the pressure outshooting Los Angeles 39 to 17.
The goals were scored by SIDNEY CROSBY, BRYAN LITTLE and KRIS LETANG for
Toronto and BRANDON SAAD for Los Angeles. With the road victory Toronto
has now recorded 14 wins and 32 points for the season.