Los Angeles faces Colorado on 5-game win streak
Los Angeles; Monday, 10:30 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Los Angeles will try to extend its five-game win streak with a victory against Colorado.
The Kings are 17-20-2 in conference games. Los Angeles has surrendered 43 power-play goals, stopping 77% of opponent opportunities.
The Avalanche are 10-8-2 against opponents from the Central Division. Colorado ranks second in the league recording 9.2 points per game, averaging 3.4 goals and 5.8 assists.
In their last meeting on Feb. 22, Colorado won 2-1.
LAST 10 GAMES: Avalanche: 8-1-1, averaging 2.6 goals, 4.7 assists, 3.4 penalties and 7.1 penalty minutes while giving up 2.1 goals per game with a .926 save percentage.
Kings: 7-2-1, averaging 2.9 goals, 4.8 assists, 3.2 penalties and 6.4 penalty minutes while giving up two goals per game with a .940 save percentage.
INJURIES: Kings: Jeff Carter: out (lower body).