Game 7: Los Angeles at Anaheim - LA Kings Insider

Los Angeles Kings at Anaheim Ducks
Saturday, February 2, 2013, 7:30 pm
Honda Center

Referees: #12 Justin St. Pierre, #95 Jonny Murray
Linesmen: #56 Mark Wheler, #23 Brad Watson

LAK scratches: F Brad Richardson, D Andrew Bodnarchuk, F Dwight King
LAK starting lineup: G Jonathan Quick, D Rob Scuderi, D Drew Doughty, LW Dustin Penner, C Mike Richards, RW Jeff Carter

ANA scratches: F Brad Staubitz, D Sami Vatanen, F Rickard Rakell
ANA starting lineup: G Jonas Hiller, D Francois Beauchemin, D Sheldon Souray, LW Andrew Cogliano, C Saku Koivu, RW Daniel Winnik

First Period
1) ANA – Bonino (1) (Etem), 2:30
2) ANA – Bonino (2) (Etem, Allen), 5:49
3) LAK PPG – Brown (2) PPG (Kopitar, Doughty), 9:15
4) LAK – Stoll (1) (Gagne, Voynov), 9:49
5) ANA – Getzlaf (3) (Perry), 13:30

SOG: LAK – 11, ANA – 11
PP: LAK – 1/2, ANA – 0/0

First intermission notes: A Bryan Allen roughing call at 20:00 will give Los Angeles a 5-on-3 power play for 50 seconds to begin the second period. The line of Clifford-Fraser-Nolan was a combined minus-9 in the first period. Jonathan Bernier, who made his NHL debut against Anaheim as a 19-year old in 2007, replaced Jonathan Quick, who allowed two goals on three shots. This is Bernier’s first appearance versus Anaheim since December 26, 2010, a 4-1 win over the Ducks in Los Angeles. Including the first period, he has stopped 51 of 54 career shots against Anaheim. Long Beach native Emerson Etem, who was selected 29th overall when Staples Center hosted the NHL Draft in 2010, recorded his first two career NHL points in the first period. This is his third NHL game.

Second Period
6) LAK PPG – Brown (3) (Doughty, Richards), 1:15
7) ANA PPG – Souray (2), 9:35
8 ) LAK – Williams (1) (Gagne), 14:12
9) ANA PPG – Palmieri (4) (Koivu, Sbisa), 16:14

SOG: LAK – 11-15-X=26; ANA – 11-6-X=17
PP: LAK – 2/4 (1/2 in second period); ANA – 2/2 (2/2 in second period)

Second intermission notes: Justin Williams has a game-high eight shots. Dustin Brown ranks second with five. No other skater on either team has more than three shots. Kings opponents have blocked more shots than the Kings in every game this season; the Ducks have out-blocked the Kings 13-5 tonight. Mike Richards has won two of eight faceoffs.

Update: On the Kings’ fourth goal, scored by Justin Williams, Jarret Stoll’s assist has been taken away.

Third Period
10) ANA PPG – Bonino (3) (Ryan, Sbisa), 8:39
11) ANA ENG – Selanne (3), (Bonino, Ryan), 17:54

SOG: LAK – 11-15-8=34; ANA-11-6-8=25
PP: LAK – 2/4 (0/0 in the third period); ANA – 3/4 (1/2 in the third period)

Final: Anaheim 7, Los Angeles 4

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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.