NBCSN’s coverage of the 2020-21 NHL season continues with Sunday’s matchup between the Los Angeles Kings and Vegas Golden Knights. Golden Knights-Kings stream coverage begins at 5:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN. You can watch the game online and on the NBC Sports app by clicking here.
After Vegas won 4-2 on Friday night at LA, for its third regulation win over the Kings this season, these teams will meet for the fourth of eight times this regular season.
On Friday, LA scored consecutive goals to tie the game at two before Vegas scored the game’s final two goals. William Karlsson, who had a false positive COVID-19 test earlier in the day, scored the game-winning goal. Robin Lehner made 23 saves in his first start since Feb. 7 (concussion).
Vegas has won five straight and 11 of 13 to sit atop the West and near the top of the league standings. Only Tampa has a better goal differential than the Golden Knights’ +32. Vegas lead the league in goals against/game (2.21) and have the fifth-best penalty kill (84.9%).
After a 9-6-3 start to the season, LA has dropped eight of its last 11 (3-5-3). In this most recent stretch of losing three of four they’ve average just 1.75 goals/game and are a 9.1% on the power play (1/11).
WHAT: Vegas Golden Knights at Los Angeles Kings
WHERE: STAPLES Center
WHEN: Sunday, March 21, 5:30 p.m. ET
ON THE CALL: Kenny Albert, AJ Mleczko
LIVE STREAM: You can watch the Golden Knights-Kings stream on NBC Sports’ live stream page and the NBC Sports app.
Starting goalie: Marc-Andre Fleury
Starting goalie: Cal Petersen