Derek King

What we learned from the Kings' 4-2 victory over the Islanders

What we learned from the Kings' 4-2 victory over the Islanders

Here’s what we learned from the Kings’ 4-2 win over the New York Islanders on Wednesday night:

The Kings might not score much, but they can score in bunches

After 57 mostly sleepy minutes in which the Kings got a goal on a long shot by Alec Martinez at 15:34 of the first period and the Islanders pulled even on a backhander by Anders Lee at 4:27 of the third period, the Kings scored three times in 44 seconds to pull away.

Trevor Lewis and Dwight King double-deflected a long shot by defenseman Derek Forbort for a 2-1 lead at 17:07 of the third period, King finished off a pass from Lewis at 17:32 for a 3-1 lead, and Jake Muzzin’s...

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