Kings play the Senators, look for 7th straight victory
Los Angeles; Wednesday, 10:30 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Los Angeles heads into a matchup against Ottawa as winners of six games in a row.
The Kings are 18-13-2 at home. Los Angeles has converted on 16.9% of power-play opportunities, scoring 32 power-play goals.
The Senators are 7-20-6 on the road. Ottawa leads the NHL with 15 shorthanded goals, led by Chris Tierney with four.
In their last meeting on Nov. 7, Ottawa won 3-2.
LAST 10 GAMES: Senators: 4-5-1, averaging 2.5 goals, 4.2 assists, four penalties and 12.3 penalty minutes while giving up 3.6 goals per game with a .892 save percentage.
Kings: 7-2-1, averaging 2.9 goals, 4.9 assists, 3.1 penalties and 6.2 penalty minutes while giving up two goals per game with a .938 save percentage.
INJURIES: Kings: Jeff Carter: out (lower body).