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What we learned from the Kings' 4-3 exhibition shootout victory
What we learned from the Kings' 4-3 exhibition shootout victory

Some thoughts on the Kings’ first home preseason game, a 4-3 shootout victory over the Arizona Coyotes on Monday night at Staples Center: Marian Gaborik is a scoring machine You could probably awaken Gaborik from a nap, put him on the ice, and give him a stick and a puck, and he’d find the middle of the net. The Slovakian winger scored the Kings’ second and third goals Monday -- both off nifty setups from Anze Kopitar -- in a split-squad exercise for both teams. Gaborik was the top goal scorer in the NHL playoffs last spring with 14, and he seemed to pick up right where he ended. “It feels like we never left,” he said. “We did some good things....

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