Alex Goligoski

Kings lose third in a row, a 3-2 overtime decision to Coyotes

Kings lose third in a row, a 3-2 overtime decision to Coyotes

The right duo was on the ice for the Kings in the wide-open format that is three-on-three overtime.

Anze Kopitar and Marian Gaborik earlier dusted off their chemistry to help the Kings tie the score, and with the way Gaborik looked refreshed in his season debut Friday, it seemed destined that he and Kopitar would hook up again for the game-winning score. But Gaborik’s return came in a 3-2 overtime loss to the Arizona Coyotes that left the Kings winless in seven of eight games.

Gaborik displayed fresh legs and jump in his first game since an offseason knee procedure. He played on the fourth line, but he made a pretty assist to Kopitar on the Kings’ first goal during a delayed...

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