June 23, 2024

New York Islanders end Los Angeles Kings’ record road streak

NEW YORK — Jean-Gabriel Pageau scored 13 seconds into time beyond regulation and Ilya Sorokin stopped 34 pictures because the New York Islanders ended the Los Angeles Kings‘ record 11-game season-opening road profitable streak with a 3-2 victory Saturday night time.

Anders Lee scored twice within the third interval to tie the rating for the Islanders, who improved to 4-0-1 of their final 5 video games and 7-1-4 of their final 12.

Adrian Kempe and Vladislav Gavrikov scored within the second interval to offer the Kings a 2-0 lead. Kevin Fiala had two assists, and Cam Talbot completed with 27 saves to fall to 9-0-1 on the road.

In the additional interval, Pageau swooped in on Talbot earlier than depositing a backhand into the online for his second of the season and setting off a raucous celebration at UBS Arena.

Kempe obtained the Kings on the scoreboard with a one-timer on the facility play at 5:40 of the center interval for his ninth of the season.

Gavrikov made it 2-0 at 9:18 when his shot from the left level eluded Sorokin for his third.

Lee banged house a rebound at 8:42 of the third to get the Islanders on the board, after which tied it with 4:11 remaining for his seventh.

Fiala leads the Kings with 19 assists and 25 factors total. Kempe additionally has 25 factors. They are one level forward of Kings captain Anze Kopitar who did not record some extent for the primary time in a road sport this season.

The Kings have been coming off a 4-0 win at Montreal on Thursday night time that set the NHL record with an 11-0-0 begin on the road.

Los Angeles will keep on the town and face the New York Rangers on Sunday night time. It is predicted that the Kings will oppose New York’s Jonathan Quick in internet at Madison Square Garden. Quick is a former King who helped the franchise win two Stanley Cup championships.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.