Hat Trick for Kings’ Perreault

<i> Associated Press</i>

Yanic Perreault scored three goals and goaltender Byron Dafoe registered 24 saves as the Kings scored a 6-3 exhibition victory over Calgary Friday night.

Perreault had two goals in the second period as the Kings scored three times to extend their lead to 5-1.

Dafoe played a strong game in the nets as he stopped all but one of the 25 shots he faced.


The Kings (2-4), who scored four power-play goals, took a 2-0 lead in the first period on goals by Tony Granato and Denis Tsygurov. Granato also added two assists.

Perreault, who had two goals in the second period, got the hat trick when he scored an empty-net goal with 27 seconds left in the game.