November 15 postgame notes, videos - LA Kings Insider

-Los Angeles improved to 52-29-13 all time against the New Jersey franchise, including a record of 22-19-7 on the road. The Kings are now 4-1-1 in the last six regular season meetings against the Devils, dating back to February 7, 2009. L.A. has points in each of its last four trips to New Jersey (3-0-1).

-The Kings’ 13-6-1 overall record after 20 games is tied for the fifth best record in club history. It is the team’s best 20-game start since 2005-06. They have points in five straight games (4-0-1) and are 12-4-1 in their last 17 games. Overall, the Kings are on pace for 110.7 points.

-The Kings’ 6-3-1 road record after 10 games is tied for the third-best road start in club history.

-Ben Scrivens recorded his fourth career shutout and second shutout of the season.

-The Kings were outshot for the fourth time in 20 games. They have been outshot twice on the current four-game road trip. Dustin Brown and Jake Muzzin finished with a team-high three shots on goal.

-Including playoffs, the Kings are 25-7-2 in the last 34 games Alec Martinez has dressed.

-Excluding the shootout goal in Buffalo, the Kings have allowed five goals over the last five games.

-Tyler Toffoli’s five-game point streak was snapped.

-Anze Kopitar has eight points (4-4=8) in the last seven games and 14 points (5-9=14) in the last 12 games.

-Dwight King played in his 100th career NHL game. By scoring his career-high sixth goal of the season, he is on pace for 24.6 goals.

-Justin Williams played in his 150th consecutive regular season game. He has 13 points (5-8=13) in the last 12 games.

-The Kings out-hit the Devils 34-17. Dustin Brown finished with a game-high eight hits. Robyn Regehr finished with seven hits.

-The Kings won 28-of-56 faceoffs. Amongst regular performers, Mike Richards won 7-of-10, Anze Kopitar won 10-of-22, Jarret Stoll won 8-of-14, and Linden Vey won 1-of-8.

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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.