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Avalanche 4, Kings 1

Wednesday, 08.06.2014 / 4:50 AM

Associated Press

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Avalanche 4, Kings 1
Colorado Avalanche 4, Los Angeles Kings 1

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Matt Duchene scored twice, Milan Hejduk had two assists, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Los Angeles Kings 4-1 in a preseason game at MGM Grand on Saturday night.

The Avalanche (2-4), who outshot the Kings 30-14, rebounded from a 6-0 loss to Los Angeles (3-2-2) this week.

Duchene and Paul Stastny scored 54 seconds apart to give Colorado a 2-0 lead in the first period. The Avalanche pushed the edge to 4-0 when Duchene and David Jones netted power-play goals in a span of 29 seconds in the middle period. Duchene's goal came during a 5-on-3 advantage.

Simon Gagne cut the Kings' deficit to 4-1 with a power-play goal 54 seconds into the third period.

scoring summary
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2nd Period
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3rd Period
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Power Play Stats
Power Plays0/00/0
Power Play %15.0%19.0%
% on Road17.4%15.3%
% at Home12.7%22.1%
League Rank29th11th
penalty summary
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2nd Period
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3rd Period
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goalie stats