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Kings goalie Jonathan Quick gets some rest to keep him fresh
Kings goalie Jonathan Quick gets some rest to keep him fresh

Goaltender Jonathan Quick thrives on a heavy workload, so it's strange for him to go nearly a week between starts while he's healthy. Quick played at Dallas last Saturday before backing up Martin Jones in a shootout loss at Nashville on Tuesday and Jones' 28-save shutout at Minnesota on Wednesday. Quick is expected to start against the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday at Staples Center, ending a break that's designed to help keep him fresh next spring while the Kings drive for a second consecutive Stanley Cup championship. "You always want to play but I thought it was good for the team," Quick said Friday. "Joner played well and that's good for...

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