Mark Scheifele

Kings haven't put it on ice after shootout loss to the Jets

Kings haven't put it on ice after shootout loss to the Jets

Behind the door, the Kings' first-round playoff opponent . . . to be determined.

Still.

Considering the Kings played their first game of the season on Oct. 7, what's another day of suspense, right?

Trying to secure a division title — the second in franchise history — against the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday night at Staples Center in their regular-season finale, the Kings lost in a shootout, 4-3. Earlier in the day, the Ducks, second in the Pacific Division, kept the pressure on by winning at Colorado.

The Jets rallied from a three-goal deficit, and Winnipeg goalie Ondrej Pavelec stopped Anze Kopitar, Jeff Carter and Tyler Toffoli in the shootout. Kings...

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