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May 30, 2014 11:18 pm

May 30 postgame notes

-With the loss, Los Angeles fell to 105-135 all-time in the playoffs, a record that includes a home mark of 59-55. The Kings are 5-11 all-time against the Blackhawks in the playoffs (4-3 home, 1-8 road).

-Los Angeles fell to 15-8 all-time and 2-1 this postseason in Game 6.

-The Kings are the third team in history to play every possible game through three rounds. The 1993 Toronto Maple Leafs and 2002 Colorado Avalanche also played 21 games through the Conference Final. Toronto lost at home to Los Angeles in 1993 and Colorado lost at Detroit in 2002.

-Los Angeles is 6-4 all-time in Game 7s (2-1 home, 4-3 road).

-The Kings have a combined 77 games of Game 7 experience and a combined record of 70-7.

-Los Angeles leads all NHL teams with an average of 3.40 goals per game in the postseason.

-The Kings have scored in 12 of the last 14 regulation periods.

-Los Angeles has won six consecutive elimination games this postseason.

-Jeff Carter and Tanner Pearson had their six-game point streaks snapped. Pearson’s six-game streak tied him with Daryl Evans (1982) and Warren Rychel (1993) for the longest postseason point streaks by a Kings rookie.

-Tyler Toffoli has 11 points (6-5=11), a plus-seven rating and a 56.5% Corsi percentage (173 CF; 133 CA) in 14 career regular season and playoff games against Chicago.

-Drew Doughty has seven points (3-4=7) in the last five games.

-Patrick Kane has seven points (2-5=7) in the last two games.

-Willie Mitchell, Tanner Pearson and Michal Roszival tied with a game-high six hits.

-The Kings attempted 63 shots (29 on net, 19 blocked, 15 missed). The Blackhawks attempted 47 shots (25 on net, 11 blocked, 11 missed).

-Los Angeles won 30-of-31 faceoffs (49%). Among regular performers, Mike Richards won 5-of-8, Anze Kopitar won 7-of-22, Jarret Stoll won 7-of-13 and Jeff Carter won 11-of-18.

The Kings are traveling to Chicago Saturday morning and will not practice at TSC.

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