March 3, 2014 11:51 pm

March 4 postgame notes

-With the win, Los Angeles improved to 29-88-20 all-time against Montreal and 20-40-9 at home. The win was the Kings’ first home win over the Canadiens since March 8, 2003. Los Angeles swept its first multi-game season series against Montreal in club history. The only other perfect season series against Montreal was 2000-01 (1-0-0).

-The Kings are 16-7-3 against the Eastern Conference and 9-3-2 against the Atlantic Division.

-The Kings have won five straight games, outscoring their opponents 15-7.

-With a win tonight, Jonathan Quick has now beaten every current NHL franchise. Though he hasn’t beaten Winnipeg, he did beat Atlanta. Quick has a 1.79 GAA, .926 spct and three shutouts in his 19 games since returning from injury and has stopped 90 of the last 93 shots he has faced. He is three wins behind Rogie Vachon’s club record 171 wins in a Kings uniform.

-Los Angeles is 18-0-0 when leading after two periods and 123-1-11, dating back to April 4, 2009.

-Jarret Stoll played in his 700th career game.

-Jeff Carter has six points (2-4=6) in the last six games. His goal was the second goal he scored in the last 12 games, and the first power play goal he scored since the 3-2 loss at Boston on January 20.

-Anze Kopitar has nine points (3-6=9) in the last six games.

-Justin Williams has five points (2-3=5) in the last four games.

-Jake Muzzin has two goals in two career games against Montreal.

-Justin Williams has 28 points (7-21=28) and a plus-9 rating in 30 career games against Montreal.

-Alec Martinez has four points (2-2=4) in three career games against Montreal.

-Dustin Brown’s three-game point streak was snapped.

-Including playoff games, the Kings played in front of the 99th consecutive sold out crowd at Staples Center.

-Drew Doughty logged 28:09 of ice time, which included 6:39 of power play time.

-With 16 blocked shots Monday, Montreal padded its league-leading blocked shots total. The Canadiens have now blocked 1,184 shots, 125 more blocks than second-place Calgary.

-Jake Muzzin’s goal was the only shot he got through on Monday. Five of his attempts were blocked.

-Montreal out-hit Los Angeles 42-28. Douglas Murray finished with a game-high eight hits, while P.K. Subban finished with seven.

-Los Angeles recorded five blocked shots, three of which were recorded by Trevor Lewis.

-Dustin Brown finished with a game-high four shots on goal.

-Los Angeles won 19-of-50 faceoffs (38%). Among regular performers, Mike Richards won 3-of-9, Anze Kopitar won 8-of-17, Trevor Lewis won 1-of-2, Jarret Stoll won 5-of-13, and Jeff Carter won 2-of-9.

Tuesday, March 4 is an off-day for the Kings. The next practice is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 5 at Toyota Sports Center.

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