Topics

Max Pacioretty
Kings show resolve in 4-3 shootout victory over Canadiens
Kings show resolve in 4-3 shootout victory over Canadiens

If the Kings make up enough ground and climb into a playoff spot over the course of their 18 remaining regular-season games, they might look back at their 4-3 shootout victory over Montreal on Thursday as the moment they kept their hopes alive with another display of the resilience that has become their trademark. After the Kings had squandered a 2-0 lead, Marian Gaborik tied the score during a six-on-four power play with 45 seconds left in the third period, using Jeff Carter as a screen to carry the puck through the slot and tuck it past the leg of goaltender Dustin Tokarski. Gaborik, Carter, and Anze Kopitar scored in the four-round shootout to improve the team's record to 2-7 in...

Loading