New York to visit Los Angeles Wednesday
Los Angeles; Wednesday, 10 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The Los Angeles Kings host the New York Islanders.
The Kings have gone 7-5-1 in home games. Los Angeles has surrendered 21 power-play goals, killing 72.7% of opponent opportunities.
The Islanders are 6-2-1 on the road. New York ranks seventh in the league shooting 10.5% and averaging 3.0 goals on 28.6 shots per game.
The teams square off Wednesday for the first time this season.
LAST 10 GAMES: Islanders: 7-1-2, averaging 2.8 goals, 4.7 assists, 3.2 penalties and 7.8 penalty minutes while giving up 2.5 goals per game with a .916 save percentage.
Kings: 4-4-2, averaging 2.5 goals, 4.7 assists, 2.7 penalties and 5.6 penalty minutes while giving up 2.5 goals per game with a .907 save percentage.
Kings Injuries: Alec Martinez: out indefinitely (upper body).
Islanders Injuries: Leo Komarov: out (illness).