February 2 postgame notes - LA Kings Insider

-Jonathan Bernier recorded his first appearance in a game since Saturday, March 31, a 4-3 shootout loss to Minnesota. His last win came on Saturday, March 17, a 4-2 win versus Nashville.

-Bernier has entered a game in relief seven times in his career, posting a 3.21 GAA (243 minutes / 13 goals against) and an .874 Sv% (103 SA / 90 Sv)

-The last time Jonathan Quick was pulled in a game was on Saturday, December 17, 2011, an 8-2 loss at Detroit, when he allowed three goals on seven shots in nine minutes.

-The Kings have power play goals in three straight games, including four total over that span (3x Brown, Carter).

-Saturday’s game ended a streak of 10 consecutive LA-Anaheim games decided by one or two goals. The last Kings-Ducks game decided by at least a three-goal margin was a 4-1 Kings win at Staples Center on Sunday, December 26, 2010.

-This equaled the highest scoring game between Los Angeles and Anaheim in the 109-game series history. The two clubs have combined for 11 goals on two previous occasions – Friday, November 8, 1996, a 7-4 Ducks victory, and Wednesday, January 22, 2003, a 6-5 Ducks victory. In addition, Anaheim’s seven goals equaled the club’s highest goal output against Los Angeles in club history (also November 8, 1996).

-The Kings are 50-40-11-8 (W-L-T-OTL) against the Ducks since the rivalry began in 1993-94.

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Adrian Kempe

#9 | 6′ 2″ | 195 lb | Age: 21

Born: September 13, 1996
Birthplace: Kramfors, SWE
Position: LW
Handedness: Left


Kempe was selected by the Kings in the first round (29th overall) in the 2014 NHL Draft.

Alex Iafallo

#19 | 6′ | 185 lb | Age: 23

Born: December 21, 1993
Birthplace: Eden, NY, USA
Position: C
Handedness: Left


Iafallo was signed by the Kings as an unrestricted free agent on April 18, 2017.

Anze Kopitar

#11 | 6′ 3″ | 224 lb | Age: 29

Born: August 24, 1987
Birthplace: Jesenice, SVN
Position: C
Handedness: Left


As the 11th overall pick in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft, Kopitar became the first Slovenian to play in the NHL. Kopitar has spent his entire NHL career with the Kings, and following the 2015–16 season, was named the Kings’ captain. Noted for both his offensive and defensive play, Kopitar was awarded the Frank J. Selke Trophy as the best defensive forward in the NHL in 2016.

Drew Doughty

#8 | 6′ 1″ | 195 lb | Age: 26

Born: December 8, 1989
Birthplace: London, ON, CAN
Position: D
Handedness: Right


Bio: Doughty is a Canadian defenceman who was selected second overall by the Kings in the 2008 Draft. Doughty made his NHL debut in 2008 as an 18-year-old and was named to the All-Rookie Team. He is a two-time Stanley Cup champion with the Kings, a two-time Olympic gold medallist with the Canadian national team, and a Norris Trophy finalist.

Jeff Carter

#77 | 6′ 4″ | 215 lb | Age: 31

Born: January 1, 1985
Birthplace: London, ON, CAN
Position: C
Handedness: Right


Carter began his hockey career playing in the Ontario Hockey League in Canada before joining the AHL and playing for the Philadelphia Flyers. He was then traded to the Colombus Blue jackets before joining the LA Kings in 2012, where he has since won two Stanley Cups with the Kings.

Jonathan Quick

#32 | 6′ 1″ | 218 lb | Age: 30

Born: January 21, 1986
Birthplace: Milford, CT, USA
Position: G
Handedness: Left


Bio: Quick is the current goaltender for the LA Kings and was selected by Los Angeles at the 2005 NHL Entry Draft. Previously, Quick was a silver medalist with USA at the 2010 Winter Olympics. He’s won two Stanley Cup championships with the Kings, along with being the most recent goaltender to be awarded the Conn Smythe Trophy as the Most Valuable Player (MVP) of the 2012 Stanley Cup playoffs.