NHL

Blues vs. Kings

Western Conference - Round 2

Game Date/Time Matchup/Result Breakdown
1 Saturday, April 28 at 7:30pm et/4:30pm pt Kings 3 at Blues 1 Recap/Highlights | Box
2 Monday, April 30 at 8:30pm et/5:30pm pt Kings 5 at Blues 2 Recap/Highlights | Box
3 Thursday, May 3 at 9:30pm et/6:30pm pt Blues 2 at Kings 4 Recap/Highlights | Box
4 Sunday, May 6 at 3pm et/Noon pt Blues 1 at Kings 3 Recap/Highlights | Box
Kings win series 4-0

Three Stars

St. Louis
Brian Elliott - G

Regular Season
GAA: 1.56 | Save %: .940 | Shutouts: 9
Post-Season
GAA: 2.37 | Save %: .904 | Shutouts: 0
Alex Pietrangelo - D

Regular Season
Goals: 12 | Assists: 39 | Points: 51
Post-Season

Goals: 0 | Assists: 5 | Points: 5
Andy McDonald - LW/C

Regular Season
Goals: 10 | Assists: 12 | Points: 22
Post-Season

Goals: 5 | Assists: 4 | Points: 9
» Full Team Stats
Los Angeles
Jonathan Quick - G

Regular Season
GAA: 1.95 | Save %: .929 | Shutouts: 10
Post-Season
GAA: 1.55 | Save %: .949 | Shutouts: 1
Dustin Brown - LW

Regular Season
Goals: 22 | Assists: 32 | Points: 54
Post-Season
Goals: 6 | Assists: 5 | Points: 11
Anze Kopitar - C

Regular Season
Goals: 25 | Assists: 51 | Points: 76
Post-Season
Goals: 3 | Assists: 7 | Points: 10
» Full Team Stats

 


Tale of the Tape

Regular Season Statistics
  St. Louis NHL Rank Los Angeles NHL Rank
Goals Per Game 2.6 21st 2.4 29th
Goals Against 2.0 1st 2.2 2nd
Power Play 16.7% 19th 17.0% 17th
Penalty Kill 85.8% 7th 87.0% 4th


What The Teams Are Saying



 


Series Notes:

LAK have never swept a best of 7 series before
STL has trailed a series 3-0 once prior over the past 16 years (2009 vs VAN, swept)
A #8 seed has never eliminated a #1 and a #2
LAK:
Allowed 2 or fewer goals in 7 of 8 playoff games
Won 4 straight playoff games, club record is 5 (2001)
Outscoring opponent 9-3 in 1st pd
1/16 on PP at home also 1/16 in series on PP
1/30 on PP last 6 games
Brown has 4 shorthanded PTS (2G, 2A)
Richards had a GordieHowe-Hat-Trick in game 3, only other LAK to have one was Marcel Dionne in 1981
Richards has 2G, 3A during a 3 game PT streak
STL:
Have scored just 4G in 1st pd in playoffs
STL won 4 straight, 7 times in reg season, most in NHL
STL had one, 4 game losing streak in reg season (Mar 29-Apr 6) 0-2-2
4/9 on the road on the PP, 0/14 on PP in series
Scored 2 or fewer goals in 5 of 8 playoff games
McDonald had 4G, 4A vs SJ, he has 1G, 1A vs LAK
Elliott has allowed 9G/43shots past 2GP, after allowing 7G/126 shots first 5 playoff games
Russell (2A) over past 2 games




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