Canucks edge Kings 4-3
Brock Boeser scored at 4:38 of overtime to give the Vancouver Canucks a 4-3 comeback victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday in the first NHL exhibition game of the preseason.
Sven Baertschi tied it for Vancouver with 2:54 left in regulation. Markus Granlund and Jake Virtanen also scored for the Canucks.
Jake Muzzin, Dustin Brown and Oscar Fantenberg scored for Los Angeles.
Vancouver led 2-0 midway through the second period.
Muzzin scored with 4:51 left in the period, and Brown tied it with 57 seconds left in the period.
Fantenberg gave Los Angeles the lead 1:25 into the third.
Anders Nilsson was credited with the win for Vancouver. He made 10 saves and had the primary assist on Boeser’s goal.