Kopitar’s first point of the game came at the 4:17 mark of the second period to put the Kings up 2-0 after Gabriel Vilardi’s first period goal. Jordan Spence contributed his first goal of the season to close period two to put the Kings up 3-1. Sean Durzi made it 4-1 early in period three on a power-play goal, assisted by Kopitar for his second point of the game, and the team went on to win 4-2.
The two points move the center to 57 on the season. It was his 17th goal and 40th assist, adding one hit and three shots-on-goal in 16:56 of ice-time.