Kings visit the Golden Knights following overtime victory
Paradise, Nevada; Sunday, 10 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Los Angeles visits the Vegas Golden Knights after the Kings beat New Jersey 2-1 in overtime.
The Golden Knights are 21-12-3 in Western Conference games. Vegas has given up 45 power-play goals, killing 78.2% of opponent chances.
The Kings are 15-20-2 against conference opponents. Los Angeles has allowed 42 power-play goals, killing 76.3% of opponent chances.
Los Angeles beat Vegas 5-2 in the last meeting between these teams on Jan. 9. Adrian Kempe scored two goals for the Kings in the win.
LAST 10 GAMES: Kings: 5-4-1, averaging 2.4 goals, 4.2 assists, 3.1 penalties and 6.5 penalty minutes while giving up 2.5 goals per game with a .926 save percentage.
Golden Knights: 8-1-1, averaging 3.8 goals, 6.6 assists, 3.3 penalties and 7.4 penalty minutes while giving up 2.9 goals per game with a .898 save percentage.
INJURIES: Golden Knights: Mark Stone: day to day (lower body), Tomas Nosek: day to day (undisclosed).
Kings: Jeff Carter: out (lower body).