January 20 postgame notes

-With the loss, Los Angeles fell to 39-80-14 all-time against Boston, a record that includes a 15-46-6 mark on the road. The Kings lost for only the third time in their last nine overall games against the Bruins. -Los Angeles fell to 13-4-3 against the Eastern Conference and 8-3-2 against the Atl... Read More

Game 50: Los Angeles at Boston

Boston Bruins 3, Los Angeles Kings 2 Final Radio Feed The Royal Half Gameday LA Kings Insider Preview Boxscore Ice Tracker SOG: LAK – 23; BOS – 23 PP: LAK– 1/4; BOS – 1/4 First Period 1) BOS SHG - Brad Marchand (15) (Patrice Bergeron), 12:07 2) BOS PPG - Torey Krug (11) (David Krejc... Read More

Behold: TD Garden

Behold, TD Garden, the home of the Boston Bruins since 1995. The arena, located on top of the commuter rail and transportation hub of North Station, was built just north of the plot of land where Boston Garden once stood and has a smaller footprint when compared to most modern multipurpose arenas. A... Read More

Quick named NHL’s second star

Jonathan Quick has been named the NHL's second star for the week ending on January 19. The award has now been won by all three goaltenders to appear in a game for the Los Angeles Kings this season. Ben Scrivens was named the first star of the week of November 11-17 and Martin Jones was named the sec... Read More

Game 50 Preview: Los Angeles at Boston

Los Angeles Kings (29-14-6) vs. Boston Bruins (30-15-3) Monday, January 20, 2014, 3:00 p.m. ET TD Garden, Boston, MA Referees: #28 Chris Lee, #18 Greg Kimmerly Linesmen: #93 Brian Murphy, #70 Derek Nansen FOX Sports West, KEIB 1150 AM Los Angeles Projected Starting Goaltender – Jonathan Quic... Read More
Alec martinez

#27 | 6′ 1″ | 210 lb | Age: 29

Born: July 26, 1987
Birthplace: Rochester Hills, MI, USA
Position: D
Handedness: Left


Bio: Martinez was drafted by the LA Kings in the 2007 Draft, while playing for Miami University. He has since become a two-time Stanley Cup champion and the 17th man in Stanley Cup playoff history to score the Cup-winning goal in overtime.

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.