LOS ANGELES (AP) —Brett MacLean
scored the go-ahead goal with 4:32 to play, and Al Montoya made 19 saves in the Phoenix Coyotes
’ 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Kings
in a split-squad exhibition game Thursday night.
scored in the first period for the Coyotes, and Eric Belanger added an empty-netter in the final minute.
Brayden Schenn tied it on a rebound goal with 13:05 to play for the Kings, but MacLean tipped home a centering pass from Garrett Stafford
for his second goal in two exhibition games.
stopped 18 shots for the Kings, who kept most of their big-name players at Staples Center, including defensemen Drew Doughty
and Jack Johnson
and first-line forwards Anze Kopitar
, Dustin Brown
and Ryan Smyth.