April 5 postgame notes
-With the loss, Los Angeles fell to 100-97-35 all-time against Vancouver, a record that includes an away mark of 38-59-17. The Kings finished the season series with a 4-1-0 record against the Canucks.
Los Angeles is 1-2-0 in a six-game stretch in which they will face all Pacific Division opponents once to close the season (W vs PHX, L @ SJS, L @ VAN, @ CGY, @ EDM, vs ANA).
-The Kings fell to 15-10-1 against the Pacific Division.
-The 20 shots Los Angeles allowed in the third period was the most shots that the team allowed in any period this season. The Kings allowed 40 shots on goal for the third time this season, tying a season high.
-Alec Martinez’s three-game point streak was snapped. He has 15 points (7-8=15) in the last 18 games. Tonight’s game was the 200th of his career.
-Drew Doughty’s streak of 199 consecutive games played was snapped.
-Marian Gaborik recorded the 699th point (345-354=699) of his career.
-Slava Voynov’s goal ended a 59-game goalless drought and a six-game pointless streak. His last goal came in a 3-2 win at the New York Islanders on November 14, 2013.
-Andrew Campbell logged 14:41 of ice time in his NHL debut, which included 1:25 of shorthanded time. He was credited with two shots on goal, one hit and one blocked shot.
-Marian Gaborik finished with a team-high five shots on goal. Brad Richardson finished with a game-high six shots on goal.
-Anze Kopitar logged 16:50 of ice time, his lowest total of the season.
-Los Angeles won 29-of-68 faceoffs (43%). Among regular performers, Mike Richards won 6-of-12, Anze Kopitar won 9-of-16, Trevor Lewis won 4-of-12, Jarret Stoll won 7-of-19 and Jeff Carter won 2-of-8.
Sunday, April 6 is an off-day for the team. The Kings’ next practice is at 10:00 Monday morning at TSC.