facebook
twitter
search
search

NHL: Los Angeles 4, St. Louis 2

March 28, 2013 at 11:37 PM

ST. LOUIS, March 28 (UPI) -- Mike Richards delivered the go-ahead goal with 2:43 to play in regulation Thursday, boosting Los Angeles to a 4-2 decision over St. Louis.

The Kings have won back-to-back games to get to 40 points and enhance their playoff chances.

Los Angeles took a 2-1 lead into the third period, but Vladimir Tarasenko scored his second goal of the contest for the Blues 6:44 into the frame.

Mike Richards snapped the 2-2 tie with a wrist shot and Justin Williams added an empty-net goal with 1:16 to go.

Jonathan Quick made 20 saves for the Kings, who handed the Blues their third straight loss.

Jaroslav Halak surrendered three goals on 39 shots.

Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Trending Stories
Josh Donaldson agrees to deal with Tornonto Blue Jays
5 Reasons why Denver Broncos will/won't be repeat champions
Watch every star-studded Super Bowl commercial of 2016
Man uses snowboard to wakeboard on flooded streets
Peyton Manning's mom: 'I would like for him to retire'