Kings defeat Blackhawks 4-1, move closer to a playoff spot


              Los Angeles Kings center Anze Kopitar (11) celebrates after scoring against Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Collin Delia during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, April 21, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
            
              Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Collin Delia stops a shot during the second period of the team's NHL hockey game against the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday, April 21, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
            
              Los Angeles Kings center Blake Lizotte (46) collides with left wing Alex Iafallo (19) next to Chicago Blackhawks center Sam Lafferty, left, during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, April 21, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
            
              Chicago Blackhawks right wing Patrick Kane, center, is congratulated for his goal during the second period of the team's NHL hockey game against the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday, April 21, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
            
              Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Collin Delia, left, stops a shot from Los Angeles Kings left wing Viktor Arvidsson, right, during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, April 21, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
            
              Los Angeles Kings center Andreas Athanasiou, left, is congratulated after scoring during the third period of the team's NHL hockey game against the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday, April 21, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
            
              Chicago Blackhawks center Sam Lafferty (24) prepares to take a shot on goal in front of Los Angeles Kings defenseman Sean Durzi (50) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, April 21, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
            
              Los Angeles Kings center Phillip Danault (24) is hugged by teammates after scoring against the Chicago Blackhawks during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, April 21, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
            
              Los Angeles Kings center Phillip Danault (24) celebrates after scoring past Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Collin Delia (60) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, April 21, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Kings defeat Blackhawks 4-1, move closer to a playoff spot