John Moore

Jeff Carter and the Kings will take a 'pretty standard' win over the Devils

Jeff Carter and the Kings will take a 'pretty standard' win over the Devils

Center Jeff Carter called the Kings’ 4-2 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Saturday afternoon at Staples Center “pretty standard” in terms of the low-scoring, physical games the teams usually play against each other. Teammate Alec Martinez was kind enough to crack the code of what Carter really had meant.

“Yeah, bore everyone to death, is that what you’re referring to?” Martinez said.

Martinez was joking, but games between the Kings and the Devils tend to feature a lot of hitting and very little scoring. Similarly built in that they’re both mobile on defense and thrive on playing hard-hitting games, they played three 2-1 games...

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