Los Angeles faces Edmonton, seeks 5th straight home win
Los Angeles; Thursday, 10 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Los Angeles hosts Edmonton trying to prolong its four-game home winning streak.
The Kings are 3-5-0 against division opponents. Los Angeles has converted on 10.8% of power-play opportunities, scoring eight power-play goals.
The Oilers are 5-4-3 in conference matchups. Edmonton is third in the league shooting 11.3% and averaging 3.3 goals on 29.0 shots per game.
In their last meeting on Oct. 5, Edmonton won 6-5. James Neal totaled two goals for the Oilers.
LAST 10 GAMES: Oilers: 6-2-2, averaging 3.8 goals, 6.8 assists, 3.9 penalties and 9.2 penalty minutes while allowing 2.5 goals per game with a .920 save percentage.
Kings: 4-5-1, averaging 2.3 goals, 4.1 assists, 3.3 penalties and 7.1 penalty minutes while giving up 3.1 goals per game with a .897 save percentage.
Kings Injuries: None listed.
Oilers Injuries: Matt Benning: day to day (upper body).