End of second: Kings 1-0

Ryan Smyth also got an assist on Kopitar’s goal, and Dustin Brown had the nice screen in front. The Kings outshot the Islanders 13-9 in the second period, but the Islanders have 1:44 remaining on their power play at the start of the third period. Jonathan Quick has made 20 saves and the Kings have won 16 of 33 faceoffs.

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