Kings, Coyotes Ignoring Neutral Zone In First Period

Neutral zone? What is that, exactly?

The Coyotes and Kings seem to have forgotten for much of the first period in Game 1. They’re flying through, mostly unchallenged, playing much of the game thus far at either end of the ice. It’s fair to say it’s about balanced at this point in terms of zone time, but both teams are getting through the middle of the ice with relative ease.

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