Coyotes Vs. Kings, NHL Playoffs 2012 Game 1 Score: Dwight King, Mikkel Boedker Trade Goals In Second Period

The Los Angeles Kings are in search of their eighth consecutive road playoff victory, but after two periods in Glendale things are all even. Dwight King scored on a breakaway for the Kings in the second period, but was answered by Mikkel Boedker in the final two minutes. The Kings and the Phoenix Coyotes are tied 2-2 after two periods in Game 1 of the NHL Western Conference Finals Sunday night at Jobing.com Arena in Glendale.

The Kings got a two-on-one breakaway, with Mike Richards feeding King for the go-ahead goal at 8:02 of the second period. It was the second goal of the postseason for King.

The Kings were the aggressors in the first period with a 16-4 shot advantage, and continued the assualt on Mike Smith in the second, outshooting Phoenix 17-14.

Boedker's goal came with 1:55 remaining in the second period. Jonathan Quick has saved 16 of 18 shots for the Kings through 40 minutes. Smith has saved 31 of 33 shots.

For more news and notes on the Kings or the NHL Western Conference Finals, be sure to read Jewels From The Crown.

Check out the SB Nation Channel on YouTube

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SB Nation Los Angeles

You must be a member of SB Nation Los Angeles to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Los Angeles. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Los Angeles

You must be a member of SB Nation Los Angeles to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Los Angeles. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.