Skip to content

Video: Cammalleri’s late third-period goal ends Kings’ point streak

Dec 1, 2013, 1:30 AM EDT

Calgary Flames v Phoenix Coyotes Getty Images

For only the second time this month, the L.A. Kings missed out on gaining at least a single point in the standings.

On Saturday, with overtime looming against the Calgary Flames, the Kings saw their point streak come to an end at 11 games when Michael Cammalleri scored on Ben Scrivens with 23 seconds remaining in the third period.

The Cammalleri goal, which capped off a determined effort in the offensive zone from the veteran forward, gave the Flames a 2-1 road victory.

The Kings had tied the game just four minutes and 10 seconds earlier, on a Justin Williams goal that was the 200th of his career. Anze Kopitar added an assist, giving him his 500th career point, according to the Kings’ Twitter account.

But individual accolades were quickly forgotten about when Cammalleri scored on the back hand in close on Scrivens.

Latest Posts
  1. NHL suspends Matt Cooke for seven games

    Apr 23, 2014, 9:11 PM EDT

    Cooke

    He was punished for a knee-on-knee hit to Colorado’s Tyson Barrie.

  2. Video: Adams sparks Penguins run with shorthanded goal

    Apr 23, 2014, 8:03 PM EDT

    Adams goal

    But Pittsburgh’s lead is far from secure.

  3. Ducks’ Getzlaf (upper body) isn’t available for Game 4 (Updated)

    Apr 23, 2014, 7:47 PM EDT

    Ryan Getzlaf, Kari Lehtonen, Erik Cole, Kevin Connauton AP

    He was second in the regular season scoring race.

  4. WATCH LIVE: Anaheim Ducks at Dallas Stars (Game 4)

    Apr 23, 2014, 6:46 PM EDT

    Ryan Garbutt, Cody Eakin AP

    The game will start at 8:00 p.m. ET.

  5. WATCH LIVE: Pittsburgh Penguins at Columbus Blue Jackets (Game 4)

    Apr 23, 2014, 6:17 PM EDT

    Artem Anisimov, Kris Letang AP

    Neither team has done a good job of playing with the lead.

  6. Mason has ‘no expectations’ of starting Game 4 for Flyers

    Apr 23, 2014, 5:39 PM EDT

    Philadelphia Flyers v Florida Panthers Getty Images

    He made his series debut in the late stages of Game 3.

  7. Colorado will give Hishon NHL debut in Game 4 vs. Wild

    Apr 23, 2014, 4:21 PM EDT

    JoeyHishon Getty Images

    Patrick Roy made it official on Wednesday.

  8. Niederreiter to replace Cooke on Wild’s shutdown line

    Apr 23, 2014, 3:22 PM EDT

    Colorado Avalanche v Minnesota Wild - Game Three Getty Images

    There he is with Patrick Bordeleau’s glove in his face.

  9. Blues lose Morrow for remainder of Chicago series

    Apr 23, 2014, 2:43 PM EDT

    BrendenMorrow2 Getty Images

    Physical battle starting to take its toll.

  10. Not for nothing, but the Avs haven’t scored on Kuemper yet

    Apr 23, 2014, 2:33 PM EDT

    Darcy Kuemper AP

    All the goals came against Ilya Bryzgalov, which is worth mentioning.

  11. NHL announces start times for Saturday’s playoff games

    Apr 23, 2014, 1:51 PM EDT

    StanleyCupPlayoffs14

    All games can be seen on either NBC, NBCSN or CNBC.

  12. Duck drama: Selanne to sit as healthy scratch in Game 4

    Apr 23, 2014, 1:26 PM EDT

    Teemu Selanne Getty Images

    First time he’s been scratched in the playoffs in 10 years.

Featured video

Chances Blue Jackets bounce back?
Top 10 NHL Player Searches
  1. D. Backes (3281)
  2. T. Oshie (3111)
  3. M. Duchene (2779)
  4. B. Bishop (2532)
  5. S. Mason (2461)
  1. R. Getzlaf (2443)
  2. O. Palat (2299)
  3. H. Zetterberg (1987)
  4. N. MacKinnon (1935)
  5. R. Emery (1611)