With Brad Richards Out, Tom Wandell & Co. Have Not Been Enough
Per Mark Stepneski: Brad RIchards is out with a sore groin. Marc Crawford said it's been bothering Richards since camp and they've decided to give him some time off. Richards didn't skate today...
|- 1, Dallas Goal - Jamie Benn (2), from Brenden Morrow and Nicklas Grossman at 17:18. Penalties - James Neal, Dallas (Hooking), 3:29; Brenden Morrow, Dallas (Interference), 9:02; Jack Johnson, Los Angeles (Tripping), 11:24; Teddy Purcell, Los Angeles (Holding the stick), 18:53.|
|- 2, Los Angeles Power-Play Goal - Ryan Smyth (6), from Dustin Brown and Jarret Stoll at 5:17. 3, Los Angeles Goal - Justin Williams (3), from Matt Greene and Ryan Smyth at 13:26. 4, Los Angeles Goal - Anze Kopitar (5), from Justin Williams and Ryan Smyth at 15:59. Penalties - Nicklas Grossman, Dallas (Tripping), 3:01; Stephane Robidas, Dallas (Delay of game), 3:24; Sean O`Donnell, Los Angeles (Slashing), 8:30; Nicklas Grossman, Dallas (Tripping), 18:29.|
|- 5, Los Angeles Empty Net Goal - Wayne Simmonds (2), from Dustin Brown at 18:23. Penalties - Davis Drewiske, Los Angeles (Holding), 6:49.|