Los Angeles (24-22-9) at Anaheim (28-5-5), 10:00 p.m. EST
ANAHEIM, California (Ticker) — When rookie goaltender Jonathan
Quick shines, so do the Los Angeles Kings. In their last game,
that simply was not the case.
Quick and the Kings look to shrug off their struggles and snap a
three-game losing streak when they visit the Anaheim Ducks on
The 23-year-old Quick surrendered three total goals in Los
Angeles’ first two setbacks and then endured the worst
appearance of his career in a 7-6 shootout loss to the Atlanta
Thrashers on Monday.
After surrendering three goals on seven shots in just seven
minutes of action, Quick was lifted for Erik Ersberg in the
Kings’ fourth loss in 12 games.
Despite his struggles, Quick has been brilliant lately,
surrendering three or fewer goals in seven of his last 10
Anaheim also fell victim to the suddenly offensive-minded
Thrashers on Sunday in a 8-4 loss, which snapped a two-game
After this game, the Ducks embark on a season-high six-game road