Red Wings outlast Kings in shootout

Red Wings outlast Kings in shootout

Alex Lyon made 40 saves in regulation and overtime and stopped both attempts in the shootout to lift the visiting Detroit Red Wings to a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday.Robby Fabbr

Alex Lyon made 40 saves in regulation and overtime and stopped both attempts in the shootout to lift the visiting Detroit Red Wings to a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday.Robby Fabbri scored two goals, Jeff Petry also scored and Lucas Raymond and Patrick Kane tallied in the shootout for the Red Wings, who have won two in a row for the first time in a month.Adrian Kempe supplied two goals, Matt Roy also scored and David Rittich made 24 saves for the Kings, who have lost a season-worst four in a row.The Kings, who had not scored in their previous five periods heading into the game, took a 1-0 lead at 1:50 of the first period.Pierre-Luc Dubois brought the puck into the Detroit zone and passed to Alex Laferriere cutting through the right circle. Laferriere made a quick centering pass to Kempe, who redirected the puck into the net from in front of the crease.The Kings expanded the lead to 2-0 at 4:18 of the first period.Anze Kopitar brought the puck into the Red Wings zone along the wall and took a shot from the left circle that was saved, but the rebound came out diagonally to Roy, and he hit the net before Lyon could slide over.The Kings outshot the Red Wings 18-7 in the opening period.

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