March 22 postgame notes - LA Kings Insider

-With the win, Los Angeles improved to 14-9-3 all-time against Florida, a record that includes a home mark of 10-4-0. The Kings have won nine of the last 10 games against the Panthers, dating back to November 5, 2003.

-With his 172nd career win, Jonathan Quick passed Rogie Vachon as the holder of the most wins as a Kings goaltender in franchise history.

-Quick posted his 30th career shutout on Saturday, which brings him within two shutouts of Vachon’s club record 32.

-Los Angeles registered its 11th shutout of 2013-14 (Quick 5, Martin Jones 3, Ben Scrivens 3), which ties the team record set in 2011-12.

-Quick is 8-2-0 in his last 10 games with a 1.39 GAA and .942 Sv%.

-By winning his 501st career game, Darryl Sutter tied Pat Burns for 16th place on the all-time coaching wins list. By coaching the 1,028th regular season game of his career, he tied his brother Brian Sutter for 17th place on the NHL’s all-time games coached list. Sutter is 501-374-153 overall in his career and 91-54-22 with the Kings.

-The Kings have won 40 games for the fourth consecutive season.

-Los Angeles outscored Florida 7-0 in the two-game season series.

-The Kings have killed 30 of the last 33 penalties, dating back to the third period in Colorado on February 26.

-Los Angeles has allowed two goals or fewer in 47 of 71 games, posting a 36-5-6 record over that span.

-With his second period goal, Dustin Brown tied Mike Murphy for ninth place overall on the Kings’ all-time scoring list with 194 career goals.

-Alec Martinez scored his ninth goal of the season, which leads Kings defensemen. He has eight points (5-3=8) in the last 10 games.

-Trevor Lewis posted his 10th career multi-point game.

-With a first period goal, Mike Richards recorded his first point in seven games.

-Drew Doughty’s 21:39 of ice time was his second lowest total of the season.

-The Kings won 34-of-56 faceoffs (61%). Among regular performers, Mike Richards won 9-of-10, Anze Kopitar won 7-of-14, Trevor Lewis won 1-of-3, Jarret Stoll won 9-of-13, and Jeff Carter won 8-of-15.

The Kings are currently traveling and will practice in Philadelphia on Sunday.

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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.