banner

NHL

more stats

1
Final 123Score
Los Angeles1001
Anaheim0202
Preview | Matchup | Log | Wrap | Box
2


NHL Game Summary - Los Angeles at Anaheim



(Thursday, January 23rd)

Final Score: Anaheim 2, Los Angeles 1

Anaheim, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - It didn't take long for Anaheim to shake off its first home regulation loss of the season.

Frederik Andersen stopped 30 shots and Patrick Maroon scored the winner in the second period as the Ducks took a 2-1 victory over the Los Angeles Kings at Honda Center on Thursday.

Anaheim had dropped a 3-2 decision at home to the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday, its first, and so far, only loss in regulation at home this season as the team is now 21-1-2 in front of the friendly crowd.

After the loss on Tuesday, Anaheim forward Ryan Getzlaf said that the upcoming Stadium Series has been a distraction, but now the game is looming next as these two clubs will meet at Dodger Stadium on Saturday night.

"We're two very evenly matched teams, and we need to bring it on Saturday in order to be successful," Anaheim's Ben Lovejoy said.

Anze Kopitar scored the lone goal of the game for the Kings, who are in the midst of a four-game losing streak. Jonathan Quick made 19 saves in the loss.

"We came up short," Kopitar said. "That's something we have to learn from. We can't just give up soft goals and easy goals."

Trailing by a goal, Anaheim appeared to tie the game at 9:07 of the second when the puck went into the net, but Tim Jackman was ruled to have interfered with Quick and the goal was waived off.

However, the Ducks did tie the game less than five minutes later on the power play as the team worked the puck around and a scramble in front saw Dustin Penner chip the puck in for his 12th of the year.

At 17:53, Anaheim took a 2-1 lead as Maroon was able to wrap the puck in from the right side for his fourth of the season.

Andersen made the lead hold in the third, stopping all 10 shots he faced and helping his team kill off a pair of penalties for the victory.

It took just 3:13 for the Kings to take the initial lead of the game as Dwight King sent the puck from the left boards over to the right and Kopitar snuck it in.

Game Notes

The Ducks were 1-for-5 on the power play, while the Kings were 0-for-4 ... The only previous meeting between these two clubs this season was in Los Angeles on Dec. 3, which saw the Kings take a 3-2 victory in a shootout.

01/24 01:44:21 ET

Other Stories

Hurricanes

Canes fall to Bruins in Ward's return 12
Monahan, Hiller lift Flames over Hurricanes 5-0

Sean Monahan burst onto the scene as a rookie last season with the Calgary Flames, scoring six goals in his first eight games.

Related Stories
  • ACC: North Carolina at Virginia

    Tomorrow at 12:25 pm on WRAL-TV

  • NFL: Seattle at Carolina

    Sunday at 1:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • NFL: Indianapolis at Pittsburgh

    Sunday at 4:25 pm on WRAL-TV

  • Logan Zone with Steve Logan

    Tomorrow at 10:00 am on 99.9 The Fan

  • NFL: Carolina Panthers vs. Seattle Seahawks

    Sunday at 1:00 pm on 99.9 The Fan

Scoreboard
Local
9:30pm Tonight
EDM
CAR
8:07pm Tonight
SFG
KAN
7:00pm Tonight
ORL
DAL
 
7:30pm Tonight
TOR
NYK
 
8:00pm Tonight
MEM
MIA
 
8:00pm Tonight
CHI
MIN
 
8:00pm Tonight
HOU
SAN
 
9:00pm Tonight
UTA
PHO
 
10:00pm Tonight
LAL
SAC
 
10:30pm Tonight
GSW
DEN
 
10:30pm Tonight
LAC
POR
 
7:00pm Tonight
CIN
SFLA
7:30pm Tonight
SALABAMA
TROY
9:00pm Tonight
BSU
BYU
10:00pm Tonight
CAL
OREG
7:00pm Tonight
NJD
DAL
8:00pm Tonight
WIN
TAM
9:00pm Tonight
COL
VAN
9:30pm Tonight
EDM
CAR
10:00pm Tonight
ANA
CLB