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Game 382
Great Western Forum - Attendance 16,005 Actual Boxscore
Penalties
Goals 1 2 3 OT F Powerplays PPG PPA 1st Period Time Player Minutes
Vancouver
1 1 1   3 Vancouver 1 3 Vancouver 1:30 10 Bradley, B 2:00
Los Angeles
2 1 1   4 Los Angeles 1 3 Vancouver 14:51 16 Linden, T 2:00
2nd Period Time Player Minutes
Shots 1 2 3 OT F Vancouver 4:31 19 Sandlak, J 4:00
Vancouver 7 13 14   34 Los Angeles 4:31 26 Krushelnyski, M 2:00 C
Los Angeles 15 5 6   26 Los Angeles 8:05 29 Miller, J 12:00 MC
Vancouver 8:05 21 Smith, D 2:00 C
Goals Los Angeles 20:00 24 Makela, M 2:00
1st Period Time Goal Assist Assist Score 3rd Period Time Player Minutes
Los Angeles 0:57 9 Nicholls, B (12) 26 Krushelnyski, M (5) 19 Robinson, L (29) 0-1 Los Angeles 4:28 9 Nicholls, B 4:00
Los Angeles 2:39 9 Nicholls, B (13) PP 99 Gretzky, W (34) 20 Robitaille, L (21) 0-2 Vancouver 4:28 8 Adams, G 2:00 C
Vancouver 19:47 23 Reinhart, P (9) 14 Bozek, S (4)   1-2 Los Angeles 11:54 21 Beck, B 2:00
2nd Period Time Goal Assist Assist Score Overtime Time Player Minutes
Vancouver 7:37 21 Smith, D (1) 6 Nordmark, R (2)   2-2 N/A      
Los Angeles 17:01 24 Makela, M (6) 20 Robitaille, L (22)   2-3 3 Stars
3rd Period Time Goal Assist Assist Score
1st
Los Angeles - Nicholls, B - Hat Trick, GWG, 2/2FO, +2
Vancouver 12:25 18 Larionov, I (4) PP 26 Skriko, P (25) 5 Butcher, G (10) 3-3
2nd
Los Angeles - Hrudey, K - 32S, 29SV, 6/9GR
Los Angeles 16:13 9 Nicholls, B (14) 99 Gretzky, W (35) 19 Robinson, L (30) 3-4
3rd
Vancouver - Reinhart, P - G, 4SOG, TA
Overtime Time Goal Assist Assist Score
N/A            
Bernie Nicholls finishes his hat trick with 3:47 remaining to lift the Kings over the Canucks and maintain second in the Smythe
The win snaps a 4 game losing streak for Los Angeles and a 3 game unbeaten streak for the Canucks    
Wayne Gretzky notches 2 assists, tying Ed Olczyk for the NHL points lead of 57.  Gretzky has played in 2 less games.
Kelly Hrudey was solid, stopping 6 of 9 goalie rating draws.  He robbed Skriko on a goalie rating draw in the last 2 minutes  
Bernie Nicholls came out firing, scoring 2 goals in the first 2:39 of the game, putting the Kings up early      
Vancouver Canucks 17-18-2 (36)  
# GP S G A P PIM +/- S% FOT FOW FO% H HA H% TA PPG SHG GWG GTG 3SP
Skriko, P 26 1 6   1 1   -1 0.00%     0.00% 0 1 0.00% 3          
Linden, T 16 1 5     0 2 -1 0.00% 4 1 25.00% 0 1 0.00%            
Tanti, T 9 1 5     0   -1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00% 1          
Adams, G 8 1 3     0 2 -1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00% 2          
Bradley, B 10 1 2     0 2 -1 0.00% 8 4 50.00% 1 2 50.00%            
Sandlak, J 19 1 1     0 4 -1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Bozek, S 14 1     1 1     0.00% 1 1 100.00% 0 2 0.00% 1          
Larionov, I 18 1 2 1   1     50.00% 6 1 16.67%     0.00%   1        
Sutter, R A 15 1 1     0     0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Stanley, D 29 1       0   1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Lenardon, T 33 1       0   1 0.00% 2 1 50.00%     0.00% 1          
Smith, D 21 1 1 1   1 2 1 100.00%     0.00% 0 1 0.00%            
Reinhart, P A 23 1 4 1   1   -1 25.00%     0.00%     0.00% 1         1
Lidster, D A 3 1 2     0   -1 0.00%     0.00% 0 1 0.00% 1          
Snepsts, H 27 1       0   -1 0.00%     0.00% 0 2 0.00%            
Butcher, G A 5 1     1 1   -1 0.00%     0.00% 1 2 50.00% 2          
Melnyk, L 24 1       0   1 0.00%     0.00% 1 1 100.00%            
Nordmark, R 6 1 2   1 1   1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00% 1          
Vancouver Canucks Totals 34 3 4 7 12 -5 8.82% 21 8 38.10% 3 13 23.08% 13 1 0 0 0 1
Goalie # Pos GP GS MIN GA SA SAV SV% GAA GR GRS GR% W L T PIM A 3SP ENG SO
McLean, K 1 G 1 1 59 4 26 22 .846 4.07 2 0 0.00%   1            
                                           
Vancouver Canucks G Totals 1 59 4 26 22 .846 4.07 2 0 0.00% 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Los Angeles Kings 19-16-1 (39)
# GP S G A P PIM +/- S% FOT FOW FO% H HA H% TA PPG SHG GWG GTG 3SP
Krushelnyski, M 26 1 1   1 1 2 2 0.00% 8 4 50.00% 0 1 0.00% 1          
Gretzky, W C 99 1 3   2 2   2 0.00% 1 0 0.00% 0 1 0.00% 1          
Nicholls, B 9 1 3 3   3 4 2 100.00% 2 2 100.00%     0.00%   1   1   3
Robitaille, L 20 1 2   2 2     0.00%     0.00% 0 1 0.00%            
Elik, T 6 1 2     0     0.00% 4 3 75.00%     0.00% 1          
Makela, M 24 1 4 1   1 2   25.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Tonelli, J 27 1 1     0     0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Kasper, S 11 1 3     0     0.00% 4 3 75.00%     0.00% 1          
Allison, M 10 1       0     0.00%     0.00% 1 1 100.00%            
Miller, J 29 1 1     0 12 -1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Lindholm, M 51 1 1     0   -1 0.00% 2 1 50.00%     0.00% 1          
Crowder, K 23 1       0   -1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Robinson, L A 19 1 1   2 2   1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Duchesne, S 28 1 3     0   1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00% 3          
Laidlaw, T 3 1       0   1 0.00%     0.00% 1 1 100.00% 1          
Benning, B 2 1 1     0   1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Beck, B 21 1       0 2 -1 0.00%     0.00% 1 1 100.00%            
McSorley, M 33 1       0   -1 0.00%     0.00%     0.00%            
Los Angeles Kings Totals 26 4 7 11 22 5 15.38% 21 13 61.90% 3 6 50.00% 9 1 0 1 0 3
Goalie # Pos GP GS MIN GA SA SAV SV% GAA GR GRS GR% W L T PIM A 3SP ENG SO
Hrudey, K 32 G 1 1 60 3 34 31 .912 3.00 9 6 66.67% 1         2    
                                           
Los Angeles Kings G Totals 1 60 3 34 31 .912 3.00 9 6 66.67% 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0