December 11 postgame notes - LA Kings Insider

-With the win, the Kings improved to 61-57-22 against the Maple Leafs, which includes a road record of 24-34-12. Los Angeles has won four straight games in Toronto and is 6-0-1 at the Air Canada Centre since January 17, 2001.

-The Kings’ 11-3-2 record (24 points) after 16 road games is the most in club history.

-The Kings have points in 16 of their last 17 games, going 12-1-4.

-Excluding shootout goals, the Kings have allowed two goals or less in 17 straight games, a team record.

-The Kings have gone 17 games without allowing a first period goal.

-The Kings have scored two power play goals in their last 37 opportunities. Jake Muzzin and Drew Doughty scored goals on consecutive power play opportunities in the wins over Montreal and Toronto.

-The Kings have killed off 59 of the last 64 penalties, dating back to November 7, and 52 of the last 56 penalties, dating back to November 14. Cody Franson’s 5-on-3 goal was the first power play goal allowed since Corey Perry scored in the third period in a 3-2 shootout win over Anaheim on December 3.

-Martin Jones’ scoreless streak ended at 177:16 on Franson’s goal. Jonathan Quick holds the club record of 202:11 consecutive scoreless minutes.

-With his first period goal, Drew Doughty recorded his 200th career point (55-145=200).

-Jarret Stoll’s four game point streak was snapped.

-Mike Richards has seven points (0-7=7) in the last five games, 19 points (4-15=19) in the last 19 games and 22 points (6-16=22) in the last 23 games.

-Tyler Toffoli has six points (4-2=6) in the last five games.

-Dustin Brown moved into a tie with Mike Murphy for seventh place in club history with 673 games played.

-Including playoffs, the Kings are 33-8-5 in the last 46 games Alec Martinez has played. He logged a season-low 10:55 of ice time.

-The minus-16 shot differential was the second widest negative shot differential of the season. In the 3-2 overtime win at Vancouver on November 25, they were outshot 39-22.

-The Kings recorded 51 hits. Drew Doughty and Robyn Regehr tied with a game-high six hits.

James van Riemsdyk finished with a game-high seven shots on goal.

-The Kings won 31-of-59 faceoffs (53%). Among regular performers, Mike Richards won 7-of-16, Anze Kopitar won 12-of-19, Colin Fraser won 1-of-5, Jarret Stoll won 8-of-12, and Jeff Carter won 3-of-7.

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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.