And so, Trevor Lewis, Matt Greene and Nic Dowd led the Kings out of the darkness, out of the scoreless abyss.
Just like everyone thought, right?
The Kings scored for the first time in a week and added two more goals for good measure, beating the reigning Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins, 3-2, in overtime Thursday night at Staples Center.
It was a noteworthy result on another level: the 600th regular-season win for Kings Coach Darryl Sutter. Sutter started his NHL head coaching career with the Chicago Blackhawks in the 1992-93 season.
This season, Sutter’s team has yet to win in regulation. The Kings have won four games in overtime and needed a...