Jake Muzzin and Drew Doughty each had a goal and an assist, while Jonathan Quick made 22 saves as the Los Angeles Kings defeated the Chicago Blackhawks 5-2 in Game 4 of the Western Conference Final. The win gave the Kings a 3-1 lead in the best-of-seven series.
The Kings broke out to a 4-0 lead midway through the second period, but goals by Brandon Saad and Bryan Bickell got Chicago back into the game. The Blackhawks put pressure on throughout the third period but couldn't solve Quick and the tough Los Angeles defense.
An empty-net goal by Tanner Pearson clinched the win for the Kings who won both games at home at the Staples Center.
Game 5 will be played Wednesday night in Chicago.
Here is a look at the biggest takeaways from Game 4. Feel free to comment on any of the issues discussed here or add one of your own. As always, indicate why you feel the way you do.