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Marchand scores twice in Bruins 3-2 victory over Kings

  • Boston Bruins defenseman Torey Krug, right, celebrates his goal with bench teammates during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Los Angeles Kings in Boston Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)The Associated Press

  • Boston Bruins left wing Loui Eriksson (21) controls the puck against Los Angeles Kings right wing Justin Williams (14) and left wing Dwight King (74) as Bruins goalie Chad Johnson (30) protects the net during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Boston, Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)The Associated Press

  • Los Angeles Kings goalie Jonathan Quick (32) keeps his eyes on the puck while protecting the net during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Boston Bruins in Boston Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)The Associated Press

  • Los Angeles Kings right wing Dustin Brown (23) is checked into the boards by Boston Bruins defenseman Kevan Miller (86) during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Boston Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)The Associated Press

Brad Marchand continued his recent hot scoring stretch with a pair of goals Monday, lifting the Boston Bruins to a 3-2 win over the Los Angeles Kings.

Marchand, who also had two in Boston's shootout loss in Chicago on Sunday, has scored six in his past four games. Torey Krug had the other goal for the Bruins, who won at home for the 11th time in 13 games.

Boston's backup goaltender Chad Johnson made 21 saves.

Willie Mitchell and Jeff Carter scored for the Kings. Jonathan Quick stopped 20 shots.

Los Angeles has lost two straight, but collected points in six of eight (4-2-2).

Marchand scored 18 seconds after Los Angeles had tied the game when he one-timed Patrice Bergeron's pass inside the right post by Quick's glove.