March 10 postgame notes - LA Kings Insider

-With the win, Los Angeles improved to 88-107-25 all-time against the Calgary franchise, a record that includes an away mark of 34-62-15. The Kings have won six straight games at the Saddledome, dating back to February 5, 2011.

-The Kings have won eight games in a row, the longest winning streak since a franchise-record nine-game winning streak between January 21 and February 6, 2010. Los Angeles has outscored its opponents 25-12 during the streak

-Darryl Sutter has amassed 499 career wins, tying Terry Murray for 18th place on the NHL’s all-time list. He trails Toe Blake (500) by one win and Pat Burns (501) by two wins. With 1,023 games coached, he trails his brother Brian Sutter (1,028) by five games for 17th place on the NHL’s all-time regular season games coached list.

-The Kings’ streak of scoring power play goals in four consecutive games was snapped.

-Los Angeles had killed 17 consecutive penalties between Andre Benoit’s second period goal on February 26 and Mike Cammalleri’s third period goal on Monday.

-The Kings are 21-0-0 when leading after two periods in 2013-14 and 126-1-11 when leading after two periods, dating back to April 4, 2009.

– With an assist on Justin Williams’ first period goal, Alec Martinez extended his point streak to five-games (3-2=5).

-Anze Kopitar has 12 points (4-8=12) in his last nine games. With 193 career goals, he tied Dustin Brown for ninth place on the team’s goal scoring list.

-In eight career games against Calgary, Jake Muzzin has six points (1-5=6) and a plus-6 rating.

-Brian McGrattan finished with a game-high six shots on goal. Jeff Carter finished with a team-high four shots on goal.

-Trevor Lewis logged 17:24 of ice time, his second highest total of the season.

-Alec Martinez finished with three blocked shots, leading the team in blocks for the second consecutive game.

-Los Angeles won 27-of-49 faceoffs (55%). Amongst regular performers, Mike Richards won 4-of-5, Anze Kopitar won 5-of-11, Trevor Lewis won 9-of-13, Jarret Stoll won 7-of-14, and Jeff Carter won 2-of-5.

Tuesday is an off-day for the Kings. The team’s next practice will be at Toyota Sports Center at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday.

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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.