A few more takeaways, and a bit of looking ahead, after the Kings lost for the first time on the road since Dec. 19 at Toronto. They had been attempting to win their sixth straight game overall.
Good time to schedule an off day
Defenseman Jake Muzzin (minus-one) had a rough night and will be remembered for his role in Avalanche forward Jarome Iginla’s 600th goal. Iginla’s centering pass went in off Muzzin’s skate late in the third period to make it 4-1.
Muzzin wasn’t the only tired, mistake-prone King. Just the most visible one because of the Iginla milestone.
Kings Coach Darryl Sutter had a good line about his team -- which...