The Los Angeles Kings clinched a playoff spot and are locked in as the third seed in the Pacific Division. The only question is, who will they face in the first round?
Although their next two games against Calgary and Edmonton won't influence their playoff position, the Kings must stay motivated. A final showdown with the Anaheim Ducks on April 12 could determine whether the Kings play the Ducks or San Jose Sharks in the playoffs.
With that said, here's a look at the five keys to the Kings finishing strong this season.