Game 74: Kings 1, Blues 0 (FINAL, SO)

If the playoffs had started tonight, it would be the No. 1 St. Louis Blues hosting the No. 8 Kings. There’s still time left in the regular season, though, and the team meet tonight at Staples Center. All the action is on Fox Sports West and on 1150-AM and affiliates, with all the game updates here as well…

OVERTIME
In goal: It’s still Quick vs. Elliott.
End of period: The Blues had a power play near the end of overtime, but shots were 3-2 in favor of St. Louis in the scoreless period.

SHOOTOUT
Kings: Williams, save.
Blues: Perron, wide.

Kings: Richards, GOAL.
Blues: Oshie, GOAL.

Kings: Brown, save.
Blues: Schwartz, wide.

Kings: Carter, GOAL.
Blues: Stewart, save.

THIRD PERIOD
In goal: It’s still Quick vs. Elliott.
End of period: The Kings outshot the Blues 15-11 in the penalty-free period. For the game, the Kings are outshooting the Blues 35-32.

SECOND PERIOD
In goal: It’s still Quick vs. Elliott.
End of period: The Kings outshot the Blues 17-8 in the period. The Kings went 0-for-1 on the power play and 1-for-1 on the penalty kill.

FIRST PERIOD
Officials: Dave Jackson, Kyle Rehman (referees); Brad Lazarowich, Mark Wheler (linesmen).
Lineups: Davis Drewiske, Brad Richardson and Kevin Westgarth are the Kings’ healthy scratches.
In goal: It’s the Kings’ Jonathan Quick against the Blues’ Brian Elliott.
End of period: The Blues outshot the Kings 12-3 in the period. The Kings went 0-for-1 on the power play and 1-for-1 on the penalty kill.

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