May 12 postgame notes - LA Kings Insider

-With the loss, Los Angeles fell to 100-132 all-time in the playoffs, a record that includes a road mark of 44-78.

-The Kings fell to 17-14 all-time in Game 5s. When losing Game 5, they have won four of 14
3 series.

-In series that they trailed three games to two, Los Angeles has come back to win the final two games four out of 11 times.

-Los Angeles is 9-for-35 on the power play (25.7%), dating back to Game 3 versus San Jose.

-In 31 regular season and playoff games with the Kings, Marian Gaborik has 28 points (13-15=28).

-Anze Kopitar has points in 11 of 12 playoff games (4-12=16). Dating back to the regular season, he has points in 14 of the last 15 games. Kopitar’s 50 career playoff points (56 GP; 17-33=50) rank third in club history behind Wayne Gretzky (60 GP; 29-65=94), Luc Robitaille (94 GP; 41-48=89) and Dave Taylor (92 GP; 26-33=59).

-Mike Richards totaled 9:50 of ice time, his second-lowest total as a King. The only other game in which he logged under 10 minutes of ice time with Los Angeles was when he totaled 8:36 in a 3-2 home win over San Jose on April 27, 2013.

-With one shot on goal, Jeff Carter was limited to either one shot or no shots for the sixth time in the last eight games.

-Devante Smith-Pelly led all skaters with seven hits. Jarret Stoll led L.A. with five hits.

-The Kings attempted 80 shots (42 on goal, 22 blocked, 16 missed). The Ducks attempted 47 shots (24 on goal, 10 blocked, 13 missed).

-Los Angeles won 44 of 76 faceoffs (58%). Among regular performers, Mike Richards won 5-of-9, Anze Kopitar won 15-of-24, Jarret Stoll won 17-of-26, and Jeff Carter won 7-of-17.

-Ryan Getzlaf won 4-of-18 faceoffs for Anaheim.

The Kings are scheduled to report to Toyota Sports Center at 10:30 a.m. The day’s schedule will be determined on site.

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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.