Game Day Stats & Discussion Thread: Buffalo Sabres @ Los Angeles Kings
Anze Kopitar’s back, so everything should be okay, right?
Let’s try this hockey thing again.
Here’s a motivating fact:
Forgot this nugget: #Sabres are 0-5-1 in last six at Staples Center. Haven’t beaten #LAKings here in nearly 15 years — a 5-1 win on Oct. 23, 2003. Yeesh.— Mike Harrington (@ByMHarrington) October 20, 2018
Just the Facts
|Los Angeles Kings||Stats||Dallas Stars|
|2-5-1 (5 pts)||Record||3-4-0 (6 pts)|
|10.7%||Power Play %||33.3%|
|71.4%||Penalty Kill %||80.0%|
|Iafallo (7)||Points Leader||Radulov, Seguin (10)|
|Iafallo, Kopitar, 3 more (2)||Goals Leader||Radulov, Benn, Klingberg (4)|
|Iafallo (5)||Assists Leader||Seguin (7)|
The Opposition: Die By The Blade
Los Angeles Kings
#LAKings showing forward groups of— Jon Rosen (@lakingsinsider) October 19, 2018
Toffoli not in blue AGAIN, @JoshuaCooper
Unless something else happens, it looks like Tanner Pearson might be out of this one. Yikes.
UPDATE: Pearson gets a reprieve. Mike Amadio and Jaret Anderson-Dolan are your scratches up front; Paul LaDue is out on the blue line.
#LAKings showing— Jon Rosen (@lakingsinsider) October 20, 2018
Pearson remains in. Will play in his 170th consecutive game.
New #Sabres lines this afternoon in LA:— Buffalo Sabres (@BuffaloSabres) October 19, 2018
Elie skating with Dahlin
Beaulieu, Bogosian absent
Backup goaltender Linus Ullmark gets his second start of the season tonight for the Sabres.