When the Ottawa Senators are the visitors to Southern California, Thursday the Pacific Division leaders go in search of a seventh successive success.
Marian Gaborik scored two times in Tuesday’s triumph over the Wild, with Jake Muzzin, Adrian Kempe and Anze Kopitar likewise lightning the light for the Kings.
At the same time LA likewise increased their Western Conference leading Goal Differential to +27, a figure that routes just the Tampa Bay Lightning in the NHL.
The Carolina Hurricanes follow the Senators into town, prior to LA strikes the roadway again to make an East Coast swing as the Kings want to preserve their lead over the Vegas Golden Knights.
4 points back, however with 2 video games in hand, the Knights go back to the ice on Friday when they play the Predators at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville.
Vegas was pressed to a shootout previously in the week by the Anaheim Ducks prior to dominating 4-3. Alex Tuch scored the only objective in the shootout as the Knights got their 2nd straight.
Vancouver are 3rd in the Division, simply ahead of the San Jose Sharks, Calgary Flames and the Ducks.
The Canucks host the Philadelphia Flyers at the Rogers Arena on Thursday, while the Hurricanes are the visitors to the Shark Tank in San Jose prior to heading down to LA later on in the week.