Kings win in shootout to end Panthers’ five-game winning streak

Kings win in shootout to end Panthers’ five-game winning streak

Martin Frk tied the score with 32 seconds left in regulation and the Los Angeles Kings beat the visiting Florida Panthers 3-2 in a shootout on Sunday night.Jonathan Quick made 30 saves and stopped three attempts in the five-round shootout for the Kings, who were coming off back-to-back losses to the San Jose Sharks.Eetu Luostarinen and Brandon Montour scored, and Spencer Knight made 35 saves for Florida, which saw its five-game winning streak end to start a seven-game road trip.Trevor Moore scored the decisive goal in the shootout. Quick then stopped Anthony Duclair to conclude the game.After the Kings went on a power play with 1:12 remaining and Quick was pulled for the extra skater, Frk tied the score 2-2 with a slap shot from the top of the right circle.The Panthers scored two goals in the first four minutes of the second period to take a 2-1 lead.Luostarinen scored short-handed 43 seconds into the period to tie it 1-1.Jonathan Huberdeau passed the puck to Luostarinen, who had a step on Kings defenseman Sean Durzi, and he scored between Quick’s pads.Huberdeau recorded his NHL-leading 65th assist of the season on the play, but was in the penalty box for Frk’s tying goal.


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