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Coyotes post 5-1 split-squad win over Kings

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Coyotes post 5-1 split-squad win over Kings

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CORRECTS DATE - Phoenix Coyotes' Brandon Yip (32) and Los Angeles Kings' Derek Forbort (84) battle for the puck during the first period of an NHL preseason hockey game at the Staples Center, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Kevork Djansezian)

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Brandon Yip had two goals and an assist, Gilbert Brule and Rob Klinkhammer scored power-play goals 4 1-2 minutes apart in the first period, and David Rundblad had three assists to lead a Phoenix Coyotes split squad to a 5-1 preseason victory over a Los Angeles Kings split squad on Sunday night.

The Coyotes earned a sweep of split-squad games between the teams when they beat the Kings 4-2 on home ice in Glendale, Ariz., later Sunday.

Guillaume Latendresse had a goal and two assists for the Coyotes in this one. Thomas Greiss stopped all 15 shots he faced in the first two periods. Louis Domingue made 10 saves in the third.

Slava Voynov scored the goal for the Kings, who got 16 saves from Mathieu Garon.

Kings assistant coach Davis Payne assumed the head coaching duties for this game. Darryl Sutter was in Phoenix for the other.

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