The scene will move out to the west coast when the St Louis Blues travels to face the LA Kings in game three of their best of seven NHL playoff series with an pro hockey game on Saturday night. Face off time from Staples Center in Los Angeles is scheduled for 10PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by the NBC Sports Network.
The NHL playoff odds in game three has the home team LA Kings favored by -155 odds with the take back on the road underdog St Louis Blues at +145 odds. The goal total is lined at 4 ½ goals.
St Louis takes the 2-0 series lead after their 2-1 victory in game two against the LA Kings as a -128 home betting favorite. The game ended under the total of 5 goals.
The Kings fails to hold a 1-0 lead after two periods as St Louis strikes for two third period goals in the win. The game winner came at 19:09 of the third as Barret Jackman beats LA goalie Jonathan Quick on the glove side. The Kings outshoot St Louis 29-25 in defeat and for the second consecutive game lose the face off battle this time by a 32-26 margin. LA has been only able to net two goals all series just one in their overtime loss in game one and one in game two. LA is 19-4-0-1 on home ice this season. The Blues went 14-9-1-0 away from home. The Blues have allowed one goal per game in eight of their past nine games.