May 14 postgame notes - LA Kings Insider

-Jonathan Quick earned his sixth career playoff shutout, a franchise record. Two of his playoff shutouts have come against San Jose. The other shutout over the Sharks was recorded in a 4-0 road win on April 16, 2011.
-Quick has now stopped 202 of 212 shots in seven playoff games this year, good for a .953 Sv%.
-Quick’s 25 career playoff wins place him one behind Kelly Hrudey for the most all-time playoff wins by a Los Angeles goaltender.
-The Kings have won five straight playoff games. They have won all four playoff home games – a club record for consecutive home playoff wins – and have won 11 consecutive at home, dating back to the regular season. The Kings’ last home loss was a 1-0 setback to Vancouver on March 23. The Kings are 23-4-1 overall at home this season.
-The longest regular season home winning streak is 12 games, set between October 10 and December 5, 1992.
-In their 11-game home winning streak, the Kings have held their opponent scoreless in the first period 10 times.
-The Kings have an all-time record of 17-24 in Game 1s.
-When winning Game 1 of a playoff series, the Kings have won 10 of 16 series.
-Slava Voynov recorded his first career multi-point game in the playoffs. He leads the Kings with a plus-7 postseason rating.
-Mike Richards has six points (1-5=6) in the last four games.
-Slava Voynov led all skaters with 23:54 TOI.
-The Kings won 31-of-64 faceoffs. Mike Richards and Jarret Stoll were 6-of-11, while Jeff Carter was 6-of-12. Anze Kopitar was 9-of-22. For San Jose, Logan Couture – who was 68.2% at the faceoff dot in the Vancouver series – was a game-best 11-of-18.

The Kings have scheduled a practice at the Toyota Sports Center at 11:00 am on Wednesday, May 15.

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Jake Muzzin

#6 | 6′ 3″ | 216 lb | Age: 27

Born: Feb 21, 1989
Birthplace: Woodstock, ON, CAN
Position: D
Handedness: Left


Muzzin was drafted in 2007 by the Pittsburgh Penguins, before signing to the Kings in 2010. He has since become the first Woodstock, Ontario professional athlete to win a major sports trophy.

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.

Tyler Toffoli

#73 | 6′ 1″ | 200 lb | Age: 24

Born: April 24, 1992
Birthplace: Scarborough, ON, CAN
Position: C
Handedness: Right


Toffoli is a Canadian professional ice hockey forward, drafted by the Kings in the second round of the 2010 Draft. Toffoli scored his first career NHL goal in his second game in a 4–0 victory over the Phoenix Coyotes in 2013. He was also named the 2012–13 AHL All-Rookie Team.

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.