Jaden Schwartz

What we learned from the Kings' 1-0 loss to the Blues

What we learned from the Kings' 1-0 loss to the Blues

A few more takeaways from their loss at St. Louis on Saturday night, the first defeat in five games for the Kings.

Power play issues

St. Louis came into the game ranked No. 2 in the league on the penalty kill and the Blues met the challenge again. The Kings went 0 for 5 on the power play and had several top-notch scoring opportunities.

“I thought we played a good game. We just didn’t capitalize on our chances,” Kings defenseman Alec Martinez said of the power play. “A few times there we turned away some shots  that maybe we should have taken. We’ve got to be better than we were...

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