St. Louis Blues Preview; Western Quarter Final, Game 5

St. Louis Blues Preview; Western Quarter Final, Game 5

After the Kings found an offensive stride in Game 4, they hope that will continue in Game 5 although the Blues are 17-8-1 on home ice this season including the first two games of this series. After a combined seven goals in the first three games, seven goals were tallied in Game 4 alone on a night when the Kings and their backs against the wall right from the get-go.Los Angeles Kings Shop

After losing Game 1 in heartbreaking fashion, the Kings surrendered a 1-0 lead in the third period of Game 2 including the game-winner in the final minute to fall behind 2-0 in their series with the Blues.They may have only allowed four goals in the first three games of the series, the scored just three times and while their goaltending and defensive work was appreciated, the offense still lacked. Then came Game 4.Jonathan Quick Jersey

Down 2-0 in the first five minutes, the Kings tied, surrendered another goal and scored twice in the third to win stealing the momentum right away from the Blues – which brings us to Game 5 tonight.Despite a 1-0 win in Game 3 in Los Angeles, the Kings knew they weren’t in the same comfort zone they were this time last year.Martin McSorley Jersey

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