April 10, 2014 - LA Kings Insider

April 10 postgame notes

-Los Angeles improved to 72-79-38 all-time against Edmonton, a record that includes an away mark of 35-43-17. The Kings are 15-1-4 in their last 20 meetings with the Oilers, dating back to April 7, 2009. They are 10-0-2 in their last 12 games at Rexall Arena, dating back to February 28, 2008. -L... Read More

Kings Weekly preview

The last Kings Weekly of the season airs after Kings Live Postgame and features a season retrospective and a playoff preview. A preview: Tap your stick to Alex Curry and Jack Wilson of FOX Sports West for their work in relaying off-ice Kings stories and revealing the personalities of the pl... Read More

The View From Calgary

CANADIAN PRESS Sean Monahan scores shootout winner as Flames edge Kings Karri Ramo then clinched the victory with a stop on Mike Richards. The Flames goaltender made 41 saves in regulation, and added a huge stop in overtime as Jarret Stoll tried to jam the puck over Ramo’s outstretched pad but... Read More

Waking up with the Kings: April 10

Several abbreviated notes from Wednesday’s shootout loss to the Calgary Flames: Two years ago, Darryl Sutter made an observation about an overtime loss to the New York Islanders. “Nobody died, and it’s a hard-working point for our team,” he said. It was the highest ranked quote in Rich Hammond’s ... Read More

Good morning, Edmonton

After three days in the league's northernmost market last month, we'll spend approximately 21 hours in Oil Country on this trip as the Kings complete the road portion of their 82 games. If there are preferred times to visit Edmonton, they are the games prescribed in this year's schedule. One game in... Read More

Kings, Sharks to meet in first round

The Ducks clinched their second consecutive Pacific Division banner with a 5-2 win over the Sharks Wednesday night at Honda Center to drop San Jose into the two-three divisional match-up against Los Angeles. Earlier today and in his post-game conversation with the media, Darryl Sutter hinted that... 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.