San Jose Sharks vs Los Angeles Kings – NHL Preview, Tips and Odds

NHL
San Jose Sharks
Final
2:5
Los Angeles Kings
Highlights and Stats


Los Angeles Kings will visit San Jose for a game against the Sharks at SAP Center at San Jose on Friday, 11:30 PM EDT. Both teams are part of the Pacific Division of the NHL, with San Jose Sharks currently sitting at #7 in the standings with 17 points, and Los Angeles Kings at #3 with 24 points.

San Jose Sharks vs Los Angeles Kings Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 09-28-2022
TeamP1P2P3Final
San Jose Sharks
San Jose Sharks
0 0 0 3
Los Angeles Kings
Los Angeles Kings
0 0 0 1

By being part of the same division, both sides are facing each other numerous times throughout the campaign. Their most recent encounter was held on September 28th, 2022 as part of the pre-season and finished in a 3-1 San Jose Sharks victory. There is a clear favorite when it comes to the latest five encounters, as San Jose Sharks won 4 and the Los Angeles Kings triumphed 1 on a single occasion in the process.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Team09-28-202209-25-202203-17-202203-12-202203-10-2022
San Jose Sharks
San Jose Sharks
33 05 4
Los Angeles Kings
Los Angeles Kings
1 23 03

San Jose Sharks Form

*Last 10 San Jose Sharks Games - 4:4:2
11-23-202211-21-202211-19-202211-17-202211-15-202211-13-202211-11-202211-10-202211-05-202211-03-2022
8:5@ Seattle Kraken5:1vs Ottawa Senators1:2vs New York Rangers4:7vs Detroit Red Wings2:5@ Vegas Golden Knights2:3@ Minnesota Wild4:5@ Dallas Stars5:3@ St. Louis Blues4:5vs Anaheim Ducks3:4vs Florida Panthers

The San Jose Sharks were outplayed and lost with a score of 8-5 on the road when facing the Seattle Kraken on 11/23. Timo Meier led the Sharks, ending with three points to his name. He was on the ice for 20 minutes and 46 seconds and attempted six shots on the opposition’s goal. Three of them made it to the back of the net. Kaapo Kahkonen’s performance also needs addressing, as he saved 19 of the total 26 shots on goal. The San Jose Sharks are 4-4-2 when it comes to the latest 10 games and have lost one in a row. The Sharks have a balance of 2-7-3 when playing on home ice this term. The team will be out on the ice for their next game on Sunday, November 27th, when they are set to face the Vancouver Canucks at home.

San Jose Sharks Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    69.00
  • Goals Against
    85.00
  • Shots For
    0.00
  • Shots Against
    0.00
  • PP Goals
    0.00
  • Short Handed Goals
    0.00

San Jose Sharks Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    James Reimer

    Games Played:15
    Saves Percentage:0.903
    Shutouts:7
  • Top Skater

    Erik Karlsson

    Games Played:23
    Goals:11
    Assists:19

San Jose Sharks Missing Players

NONE

Los Angeles Kings Form

*Last 10 Los Angeles Kings Games - 5:3:2
11-22-202211-19-202211-18-202211-16-202211-14-202211-12-202211-10-202211-08-202211-05-202211-03-2022
3:5vs New York Rangers3:2@ Seattle Kraken4:1@ Vancouver Canucks1:3@ Edmonton Oilers6:5@ Calgary Flames4:3vs Detroit Red Wings2:1vs Chicago Blackhawks1:0vs Minnesota Wild5:4vs Florida Panthers2:1@ Chicago Blackhawks

The Los Angeles Kings met the New York Rangers on 11/22 at home, and the game finished with a 3-5 score in the visitors’ favor. Kevin Fiala stood above the other Los Angeles Kings players, finishing the game with 3 points. He spent 18 minutes and 52 seconds skating and sent three shots on target. One of those made it past the netminder, and the player also provided two assists. The Kings had Cal Petersen at goal, and he was tested with 24 shots on target, blocking 20, and allowing four to roll past him. The organization won five of its last 10 matches, lost three during regular time, and was defeated twice in overtime or shootouts. When traveling, the Kings are 5-5-2 throughout the campaign. Their next home fixture is scheduled for Sunday, November 27th, against the Ottawa Senators.

Los Angeles Kings Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    75.00
  • Goals Against
    78.00
  • Shots For
    0.00
  • Shots Against
    0.00
  • PP Goals
    0.00
  • Short Handed Goals
    0.00

Los Angeles Kings Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Jonathan Quick

    Games Played:15
    Saves Percentage:0.895
    Shutouts:0
  • Top Skater

    Kevin Fiala

    Games Played:23
    Goals:7
    Assists:15

Los Angeles Kings Missing Players

NONE

Game Details

TeamQ1Q2Q3Final
San Jose Sharks
San Jose Sharks
1 1 0 2
Los Angeles Kings
Los Angeles Kings
2 1 2 5
San Jose SharksLos Angeles Kings
  • Score

    2
    5
  • PP Opportunities

    3
    2
  • PP Goals

    0
    1
  • Faceoffs Won

    0
    0
  • Giveaways

    0
    0
  • Hits

    0
    0
  • Penalty Minutes

    0
    0
  • Shots

    0
    0
  • Takeaways

    0
    0

Play-by-Play

San Jose SharksvsLos Angeles Kings
  • 1`01:10
    -
    Blake Lizotte2 minutes for Tripping Noah Gregor
  • 1`06:29
    Luke Kunin2 minutes for Boarding Rasmus Kupari
    -
  • 1`08:55
    0-1
    Jaret AndersonDolanBlake Lizotte, Drew Doughty
  • 1`13:02
    Kevin LabancTimo Meier, Tomas Hertl
    1-1
  • 1`16:08
    Radim Simek2 minutes for Tripping Viktor Arvidsson
    -
  • 1`17:54
    1-2
    Phillip DanaultViktor Arvidsson, Sean Durzi
  • 2`04:39
    1-3
    Viktor ArvidssonKevin Fiala, Sean Durzi
  • 2`15:19
    -