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)
GLENDALE, Ariz. - Keith Yandle and Jordan Szwarz scored short-handed goals to lead a Phoenix Coyotes split squad to a 4-2 preseason victory over a Los Angeles Kings split squad on Sunday night.
The Coyotes completed a sweep of the Kings in the pair of split-squad matchups after earning a 5-1 victory earlier Sunday in Los Angeles.
With Phoenix leading 3-2 early in the third period, Yandle converted a tic-tac-toe passing play from Martin Hanzal and Max Domi at 5:03.
Szwarz cut the Coyotes' deficit to 2-1 when he scored a power-play goal. Mikkel Boedker tied it with a 5-on-3 goal at 1:09 of the second.
Coyotes captain Shane Doan made it 3-2 with a two-man advantage goal with 2:02 left in the second.
Brandon Kozun assisted on Tanner Pearson's goal on the Kings' first shot 51 seconds in and then beat goalie Mike Smith with a wrist shot at 2:39.
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