Los Angeles takes on New York on 4-game skid
New York; Sunday, 6 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Los Angeles is looking to end its four-game slide with a win against New York.
The Rangers are 15-12-2 on their home ice. New York averages 4.5 penalties per game, the most in the league. Brendan Lemieux leads the team with 21 total penalties.
The Kings are 8-20-4 on the road. Los Angeles has converted on 17% of power-play opportunities, scoring 27 power-play goals.
In their last meeting on Dec. 10, Los Angeles won 3-1.
LAST 10 GAMES: Kings: 1-8-1, averaging 1.8 goals, three assists, 2.4 penalties and 5.4 penalty minutes while allowing three goals per game with a .895 save percentage.
Rangers: 5-5-0, averaging 2.9 goals, 4.7 assists, 3.9 penalties and 13 penalty minutes while giving up 2.8 goals per game with a .903 save percentage.
INJURIES: Rangers: Micheal Haley: out (core muscle).
Kings: None listed.