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Drew Doughty, Anze Kopitar lead Kings to 2-1 overtime win over Canucks

Drew Doughty, Anze Kopitar lead Kings to 2-1 overtime win over Canucks

Every time the Kings have needed something more from Drew Doughty — minutes, offense, leadership — the gifted defenseman has delivered. Needing a power-play goal Tuesday to pull even with the Vancouver Canucks, the Kings again turned to Doughty and got what they wanted — a game-tying goal that gave them the momentum to complete a rally and earn a 2-1 overtime victory before an announced sellout crowd at Staples Center.

Doughty's slap shot during a third-period advantage was the first of 28 shots to get past Vancouver goaltender Jacob Markstrom. That brought the Kings even at 1-1 and set the stage for Anze Kopitar's winner, set up on a fine pass from Jeff Carter...

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