Los Angeles faces Anaheim and aims for a 4th consecutive victory

Anaheim Ducks (30-34-14, sixth in Pacific) vs. Los Angeles Kings (42-27-10, third in Pacific)

Los Angeles; Saturday, 10:30 p.m. EDT

BOTTOM LINE: Los Angeles enters a matchup with Anaheim as the winner of three straight games.

The Kings are 10-10-3 against Pacific teams. Los Angeles is serving 7.5 penalty minutes per game, the fewest in the Western Conference. Brendan Lemieux leads them with a 2.0 average.

The Ducks are 10-11-3 against the rest of their division. Anaheim averages 9.3 penalty minutes per game, ninth most in the NHL. Sam Carrick leads the team in service by 85 minutes in total.

The Ducks face the Kings for the second straight game.

TOP PERFORMERS: Adrian Kempe leads the Kings with 34 goals and 52 points. Phillip Danault has five goals in Los Angeles’ last 10 games.

Troy Terry leads the Ducks with 64 points, scoring 36 goals and adding 28 assists. Derek Grant has 9 points in Anaheim’s last 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Kings: 6-4-0, averaged 2.8 goals, 4.7 assists, four penalties and 8.3 penalty minutes while allowing three goals per game with an .891 save percentage.

Ducks: 3-4-3, averaged 2.9 goals, five assists, 2.8 penalties and 5.9 penalty minutes while allowing 3.2 goals per game with a .910 save percentage.

INJURIES: Kings: None listed.

Ducks: Sam Carrick: day to day (lower body).

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.

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