Los Angeles (3rd - Pacific) at San Jose (2nd - Pacific)

Matchup Details
Thu, Apr 17 - SAP Center at San Jose
FACEOFF - 10:30 PM ET
W/LATSMONEYHomeAwayO/U
Los Angeles 46-28-2-640-4242723-14-2-223-14-0-422-41
San Jose 51-22-2-729-53-152729-7-1-422-15-1-336-41
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
 
RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
Los Angeles
PPlayerStatusNotes
DD. Doughty
Prob Thurs
Shoulder
04/14/14
Doughty missed the final four games of the regular season with a shoulder injury but is expected to return Thursday when the Kings open their Western Conference Quarterfinal series against the Sharks.
San Jose
PPlayerStatusNotes
LWR. Torres
Prob Thurs
Knee
04/14/14
Torres is recovering from surgery to repair a torn ACL and is expected to play Game 1 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals against the Kings.
DS. Hannan
Ques Thurs
Upper Body
04/14/14
Hannan missed the final game of the regular season with an upper-body injury and is questionable Thursday's Game 1 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals against the Ducks.
RWA. Burish
Out indefinitely
Finger
03/26/14
Burish suffered a broken finger after blocking a shot on March 25th against the Oilers. He underwent a procedure to correct the finger and will be out indefinitely.
NEWS

Covers Preview - The San Jose Sharks will have revenge on their minds when they host the Los Angeles Kings in Game 1 of their Western Conference first-round playoff series on Thursday. San Jose met Los Angeles in the second round last postseason, dropping a tight matchup that went seven games and had five decided by one goal. The home team won each contest, with four ending with 2-1 decisions - including each of the Sharks' three victories.

 
LINE HISTORY
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MATCHUP EDGE
LAEdge in:SJ
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