Blues coming home, not bringing Kings with them. A Wrap-up.
(Before the series began I pointed out a few match-ups I thought would be critical to this series. Here's how they've gone so far.) Match-Up to Watch: Backes vs. Kopitar Anze Kopitar- 3 games,...
|- 1, Los Angeles Goal - Jordan Nolan, from Dustin Penner at 4:36. 2, St Louis Goal - Kevin Shattenkirk, from Barret Jackman at 11:34. 3, Los Angeles Goal - Dustin Brown (5), from Anze Kopitar and Drew Doughty at 18:17. Penalties - Chris Stewart, St. Louis (Tripping), 2:06; Chris Stewart, St. Louis (Fighting (maj)), 13:53; Jordan Nolan, Los Angeles (Fighting (maj)), 13:53; Jarret Stoll, Los Angeles (Holding), 14:14.|
|- No scoring. Penalties - Scott Nichol, St. Louis (Hi-sticking), 4:48; Dwight King, Los Angeles (Too many men/ice - bench), 6:04; Drew Doughty, Los Angeles (Interference), 8:03; David Backes, St. Louis (Elbowing), 8:13.|
|- 4, Los Angeles Empty Net Goal - Dustin Brown (6), from Anze Kopitar and Matt Greene at 19:34. Penalties - Matt D`Agostini, St. Louis (Boarding), 4:33; Dustin Brown, Los Angeles (Slashing), 4:33; Scott Nichol, St. Louis (Hi stick - double minor), 8:00; Jarret Stoll, Los Angeles (Hi-sticking), 9:29.|