Posted November 17, 2013 on AP on Fox
Ben Scrivens made 37 saves in his second consecutive shutout, and Tyler Toffoli's second-period goal held up as the winner as the Los Angeles Kings completed a successful Eastern road trip with a 1-0 victory over the New York Rangers on Sunday night. Dominic Moore thought he tied it with 2:41 remaining, but the goal was disallowed because he kicked it in with his right skate. Scrivens, filling in for injured regular Jonathan Quick, followed up a blanking of the New Jersey Devils on Friday with one against the Rangers. Los Angeles went 3-0-1 on the trip, winning the final three games. Scrivens has gone 156 minutes, 2 seconds without allowing a goal over three games since Aaron Ness of the New York Islanders scored in the second period of the Kings' 3-2 win on Thursday. Los Angeles is 5-0-1 in its last six. Henrik Lundqvist stopped 29 shots in the hard-luck loss. The Rangers, 7-3 in their last 10, failed to follow up on their 1-0 win at Montreal on Saturday with backup Ca...

Los Angeles Kings close out successful road trip with win

The Los Angeles Kings traveled to the east coast for a 4 game road trip and did very well coming away with 3 wins and a shootout loss. The Kings didn’t play the best teams in the Eastern Conference, but played good hockey and finished it off with a victory of the Rangers. The Kings were able to string together 3 wins in a row after dropping the first game of the road trip to the...

Injury to Jonathan Quick gives Ben Scrivens golden opportunity

Los Angeles Kings goaltender Ben Scrivens has the next four to six weeks to raise his NHL profile.Scrivens saw only sporadic action for the Kings since arriving in the Jonathan Bernier deal. He arrived with modest credentials, having won just 11 games for the Toronto Maple Leafs while shuttling between the AHL and NHL. But with Jonathan Quick shelved by a significant groin muscle...

Hockey Gods lead Kings to victory over New York Rangers

New York defenseman Anton Stralman knocked in the lone goal of the game Sunday night to help the Los Angeles Kings to a 1-0 win over the Rangers. It was Stralman’s first goal this season, but it came on the wrong net. Kings forward Tyler Toffoli whipped a turnaround shot toward the net early in the second period and then let the Hockey Gods take care of the rest, as the puck deflected...

Ben Scrivens, Kings hold off Rangers, 1-0

This trip started in upstate New York, a cold goalie coming off the bench in overtime because of an injury to the starter and then staring down the barrel of a shootout. Fast-forward a few days and Ben Scrivens, the man who came in from the cold when Jonathan Quick was injured in Buffalo, became the hottest goalie in the NHL, winning three starts in four nights, including consecutive...

Scrivens airtight in place of Quick

Ben Scrivens hasn't given up a goal in more than 2-1/2 games, and the person least impressed with his performance is the backup goalie himself. Scrivens stopped all 37 New York Rangers shots and posted his second consecutive shutout in place of injured regular Jonathan Quick as the Los Angeles Kings completed a successful Eastern road trip with a 1-0 victory Sunday night. ...

Rangers Shutout by Scrivens, Kings 1-0

After the thriller in Montreal the Blueshirts hosted the Los Angeles Kings at the Garden. Coming off the shutout win in Montreal the tables turned and the Blueshirts got shutout at home. Ben Scrivens, the backup goalie of the Kings received his second consecutive shutout. In a game controlled by the Kings early on by […]

Los Angeles Kings: Ben Scrivens is saving the day for L.A.

When Stanley Cup winning goaltender Jonathan Quick suffered a Grade 2 groin injury last week there was cause for concern. The Los Angeles Kings’ playoff hopes quickly became questionable – without the number one guy between the pipes; L.A. would…Read more →The post Los Angeles Kings: Ben Scrivens is saving the day for L.A. appeared first on The Hockey Daily.

Lightning-Kings Preview

The Los Angeles Kings are riding a hot replacement goalie in Ben Scrivens, who has two straight shutouts. Scrivens is expected to make his home debut for the Kings on Tuesday night when they try to avenge last month's loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning. Jonathan Quick is sidelined indefinitely for Los Angeles (14-6-1), with Scrivens going 3-0-0 with a 0.67 goals-against average...

Scrivens, Seguin, Harding named 'Stars' of week

Los Angeles Kings goaltender Ben Scrivens, Dallas Stars center Tyler Seguin and Minnesota Wild goaltender Josh Harding have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending Nov. 17. FIRST STAR – BEN SCRIVENS, G, LOS ANGELES KINGS Scrivens went 3-0-1 with a 0.66 goals-against average, .977 save percentage and two shutouts to help the Kings improve to 14-6-1...

Rookie Tyler Toffoli Scores The Loan Goal In The Kings 1-0 Victory Over The Rangers


Scrivens, Kings shut out Devils

Dwight King and Anze Kopitar scored third-period goals and Ben Scrivens made 26 saves to lift the Los Angeles Kings to a 2-0 win over the New Jersey Devils on Friday night. King's sixth goal of the season came at 13:08. Defenseman Jake Muzzin's drive from the left point was redirected by King, standing in front of goalie Cory Schneider. Kopitar scored an empty-net goal...

Stars Of The Week

NEW YORK (Nov. 18, 2013) – Los Angeles Kings goaltender Ben Scrivens, Dallas Stars center Tyler Seguin and Minnesota Wild goaltender Josh Harding have been named the NHL’s “Three Stars” for the week ending Nov. 17. Continue reading "Stars Of The Week"

Puck Dumps 11/16/13

It's the weekend! Actually, this is something that does not affect Puck Dumps one way or another. The Top Line Not much going on in the NHL, apparently, but a couple of outlets made mention of the Washington victory over Detroit. ESPN, NHL.Com, The Local Take #1, The Local Take # 2   Scoreboard Buffalo 3, Toronto 1 - This is probably the most embarrassing...

Puck Dumps 11/18/13

Another week means another week full of Dumps The Top Line A lull in big news stories means people are belaboring the fighting conversation again. Sports Illustrated, Fox.   Scoreboard Dallas 2, Vancouver 1 - Teeming with mediocrity. Minnesota 2, Winnipeg 1 - Mikko Koivu scored both goals for the Wild. That is unusual. Chicago 5, San Jose 1 - Good...
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