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Rank the Players: Kings Stifle Devils for 2nd Straight Win

New Jersey fought in the third, but couldn't deny the Kings.

NHL: New Jersey Devils at Los Angeles Kings Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

We predicted a defensive struggle, but check it out: the Kings got four!

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Sure, the last goal was an empty-netter, but the Kings deserved it after holding New Jersey to nine shots through two periods. The predictable third period barrage from the Devils was fruitless until a late goal made it 3-2, but that only left time for a goalie pull that Jake Muzzin punished.

More in the recap, including the continued hotness of Jeff Carter.