Game 76: Canucks 1, Kings 0 (FINAL)

The Kings’ last big road trip of the regular season kicks off tonight as they face the Vancouver Canucks. All the action is on Fox Sports West (and TSN/NBC Sports Network for those outside the coverage area) and on 1150-AM and affiliates, with all the game updates here as well…

THIRD PERIOD
In goal: It’s still Quick vs. Luongo.
End of period: The Kings had a power play in the final 26 seconds but were shut out for the 10th time this season. They outshot the Canucks 34-25.

SECOND PERIOD
In goal: It’s still Quick vs. Luongo.
End of period: The Kings outshot the Canucks 12-7 in the scoreless period. The Kings went 0-for-1 on the power play and 2-for-2 on the penalty kill.

FIRST PERIOD
Officials: Frederick L’Ecuyer, Chris Lee (referees); Mark Shewchyk, Brad Lazarowich (linesmen).
Lineups: Davis Drewiske, Brad Richardson and Kevin Westgarth are the Kings’ healthy scratches.
In goal: It’s the Kings’ Jonathan Quick against the Canucks’ Roberto Luongo.
Canucks 1, Kings 0: Vancouver took the lead just 3:05 into the game, on its second shot on goal. On a counterattack, Maxim Lapierre passed to Manny Malhotra, who fired from near the middle of the left circle and beat Quick with a high shot to the far corner. Alexander Edler also picked up an assist.
End of period: The Kings outshot the Canucks 9-5 in the period. The Kings went 0-for-1 on the power play (and did not record a shot on goal) and did not face a penalty kill.

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