GLENDALE, AZ - MAY 13: Shane Doan #19 of the Phoenix Coyotes takes down Dustin Brown #23 of the Los Angeles Kings as Anze Kopitar #11 of the Los Angeles Kings and Rostislav Klesla #16 of the Phoenix Coyotes look on in the first period of Game One of the Western Conference Finals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Jobing.com Arena on May 13, 2012 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
West we go as the 'Yotes attempt to salvage a split in their series-opening homestand...
(8) Los Angeles at (3) Phoenix, 9 p.m. (NBCSN): despite allowing 3 goals Sunday, Mike Smith finished the night with a .936 SV% (stopped 44; his club blocked 25). Jonathan Quick allowed 2 on 27 shots. Dustin Brown: 1G/1A, 7 SOG in 19:34 TOI during Game One. Kings lead series 1-0.