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What we learned from the Kings' 5-2 victory over the Oilers
What we learned from the Kings' 5-2 victory over the Oilers

The streak is over. That is, the losing streak. The downtrodden Oilers were the perfect opponent at the ideal time for the Kings, who won for the first time in four games. A few takeaways from the second game of a short, two-game trip: Anze Kopitar found his extra gear The Kings center had that special jump and physical domination going, and the line of Marian Gaborik-Kopitar-Trevor Lewis combined for seven points. Kopitar and Lewis each had three points, a career high for Lewis, who had one goal and two assists. TV commentators were praising Kopitar, saying he was physically dominant throughout. Lewis agreed with that assessment. “Kopi is such a big, strong guy -- most...

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