Columbus, Ohio; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Los Angeles visits the Columbus Blue Jackets after the Kings knocked off Boston 4-3 in overtime.
The Blue Jackets are 9-8-1 at home. Columbus has converted on 17.6% of power-play opportunities, recording 19 power-play goals.
The Kings are 5-12-2 on the road. Los Angeles has surrendered 29 power-play goals, killing 73.9% of opponent opportunities.
The teams square off Thursday for the first time this season.
LAST 10 GAMES: Kings: 5-4-1, averaging 2.6 goals, 4.1 assists, 3.5 penalties and 9.3 penalty minutes while giving up 2.3 goals per game with a .918 save percentage.
Blue Jackets: 4-4-2, averaging 2.6 goals, 4.1 assists, 3.2 penalties and 8.1 penalty minutes while giving up 2.3 goals per game with a .918 save percentage.
Kings: None listed.