Kari Lehtonen

Kings' offense looks to stay in a groove against the Blues

Kings' offense looks to stay in a groove against the Blues

When the Kings’ offense found its footing against the Dallas Stars, which really resembled it finding a launching pad, it seemed as if the net had doubled in size. 

Dustin Brown beat Kari Lehtonen on a power play. Anze Kopitar drifted into the slot and ripped a shot past Lehtonen’s left shoulder. Drew Doughty found space on the next power play and blasted a slap shot in. That totaled three scores in 3 minutes 2 seconds, which bettered the Kings’ season average of 2.46 goals per game. 

It also gave them four goals for the second straight game — albeit in a 6-4 loss on Monday — which they will have a chance to build on when the St. Louis...

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