December 15, 2013 - LA Kings Insider

December 15 postgame notes

-With the loss, the Kings fell to 77-82-22 all-time against the Blackhawks and 37-44-11 all-time on the road in the series. -Among the streaks snapped in Sunday’s 3-1 loss: the team’s six game winning streak, the 10-game road point streak, the three game power play goal streak, the 18-game streak... Read More

Game 34: Los Angeles at Chicago

Chicago Blackhawks 3, Los Angeles Kings 1 Final Radio Feed The Royal Half Gameday LA Kings Insider Preview Box Score Ice Tracker SOG: LAK – 22; CHI – 40 PP: LAK – 0/3; CHI – 1/3 Attendance: 21,426 Three Stars: 1) CHI - Jonathan Toews 2) CHI - Antti Raanta 3) CHI - Marian Hossa ... Read More

Report: Mitchell “ill,” won’t play

Willie Mitchell won't play tonight, so anticipate a third defensive pairing of Alec Martinez and Matt Greene in tonight's game against the Chicago Blackhawks (4:00 PT / FOX Sports West). Willie Mitchell is ill. Stayed in hotel, won't play vs Chi tonight— Helene Elliott (@helenenothelen)... Read More

Waking up with the Kings: December 15

-The Kings’ 5-2 win over the Ottawa Senators on Saturday afternoon was the culmination of Los Angeles handily winning the goaltending battle and putting together a flawless special teams effort while relying on a dominant performance from its top line. During five-on-five play with Robin Lehner in n... Read More

Good morning, Chicago

The Los Angeles Kings' winter wonderland tour has shifted west for a Sunday evening game at the United Center. The team left Ottawa not a moment too soon, as weather was rolling into the area last night, and the possibility of travel delays loomed for those leaving later in the day or Sunday morning... Read More
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.