The Hawks doubled their first-period lead by adding two more goals and forcing Kings coach Darryl Sutter to pull Jonathan Quick halfway through the period. It was the first time in 34 straight playoff games that the Kings or Quick had given up more than three goals.
Just 2:09 later, Michal Handzus made it 4-0 with this shot inside the near post on a two-on-one:
That was enough to bring Jonathan Bernier into the game.
Losing badly and with a comeback looking unlikely, the Kings continued to hit high and low. Dustin Brown had a high hit on Handzus at center ice. Rob Scuderi pulled off one of his low-bridge hip checks to flip Patrick Sharp along the boards:
The Kings have fallen behind two games to none before in these playoffs and lived to play another series, so this isn't the end of the world for them. But it's not looking good.