The Kings wanted nothing more than to get out of the Windy City, and back to the comfy confines of the Staple Center were the hadn’t lost since March. Already down 2-0 in their series against the Blackhawks, Los Angeles came out looking like a different team than we saw in the first two games.
Slava Voynov scored what turned out to be the game winning goal, on a broken stick shot and also assisted on Justin Williams opening score. Jonathan Quick made 19 saves and came up with big stops late in the 3rd period, as the Los Angeles Kings beat Chicago 3-1 in Game 3 of the Western Conference finals on Tuesday night, trimming the Blackhawks’ series lead to 2-1.
Dwight King added an empty-net goal in the defending Stanley Cup champions’ 15th consecutive home victory since March.The Kings have won eight straight home playoff games, dating back to last season’s title clincher.
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