A road game for Nic Dowd definitely had a home feeling to it.
Peter Budaj made 28 saves and Dowd, a Huntsville, Ala., native, scored to lead the Kings to a 4-0 victory over the Nashville Predators on Thursday night.
Nick Shore, Jeff Carter and Devin Setoguchi also scored for the Kings. Playing the sixth game of a season-long nine-game road swing, they improved their record to 3-2-1 on the trip.
Budaj earned his fourth shutout of the season and 15th of his career.
“I felt good tonight, I was seeing the puck well,” Budaj said. “The guys were doing a great job blocking shots. It always helps because Nashville is known for getting shots from the point...