Golden Knights Are First NHL Expansion Team To Sweep First Playoff Series"It's unreal," said coach Gerard Gallant after the Golden Knights beat the Kings on Tuesday, and became the first expansion team in NHL history to sweep their first playoff series.
Seguin Snaps Scoreless Tie In 3rd, Stars Beat Kings 2-0Tyler Seguin finally broke through with a goal with 8:27 remaining and Dallas beat Los Angeles 2-0 in a matchup of teams fighting for a Western Conference playoff spot.
Kuemper Makes 28 Saves, Kings Shut Out Stars 3-0Dallas star Jamie Benn did not record a shot on goal. Alexander Radulov, who came into the night with 16 points in nine games, and Tyler Seguin failed to connect on any of their eight shots.
Hudler Breaks Tie As Stars Top Kings In 6-4 ThrillerAfter the Stars and Kings exchanged seven goals in a frenetic 13-minute span, both of the coaches felt compelled to yank their starting goalies in the third period of a one-goal game.
LA Kings Finish Strong With 5-2 Win Over Dallas StarsLehtonen was pulled after Dustin Brown's shot trickled through his pads to give Los Angeles a 4-1 lead just 1:02 into the second period. Lehtonen gave up four goals in 11 shots.
Lucic, Lecavalier Get Big Goals In LA Kings' 3-2 Win Over Dallas StarsAles Hemsky and Cody Eakin scored first-period goals for the Stars, who have lost a season-worst four straight and seven of eight. Kari Lehtonen stopped 26 shots in the playoff contenders' first meeting of the season.
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Lehtonen Helps Stars Shut Out Kings 2-0Kari Lehtonen posted his first shutout of the season, and 28th shutout of his career, with 27 saves as the Stars won over the Kings by a score of 2-0 on Thursday night.
3rd Period Goals Put Kings Over Stars 3-1Dustin Brown and Kyle Clifford each scored third-period goals, allowing the Kings to beat the Stars by a score of 3-1 on Tuesday night. Dallas is 0-3-2 in the last five games.
Rangers Beat Kings To Stay Alive In NHL FinalsHenrik Lundqvist and some soft ice in front of his net kept the New York Rangers in the Stanley Cup finals.
Kings On Brink Of Stanley Cup WinJonathan Quick stopped 32 shots in his best start of the series, and the Kings beat the Rangers by a score of 3-0 on Monday night to move within one win of their second Stanley Cup title in three years.
Kings Top Rangers In NHL Finals OpenerJustin Williams scored 4:36 into overtime after a turnover by Dan Girardi, and the Kings beat the Rangers by a score of 3-2 on Wednesday night in the Stanley Cup finals opener.