March 1 postgame notes - LA Kings Insider

-With the loss, Los Angeles fell to 11-4-5 all-time against the Winnipeg/Atlanta franchise, a record that includes an away mark of 4-4-2. The Kings finished the season with a 1-1-1 record against the Jets.

-Los Angeles fell to 17-9-9 against the Western Conference and 8-5-3 against the Central Division.

-The Kings have killed 22 penalties in a row and have not allowed a power play goal since David Jones’ second period goal in Los Angeles’ 5-3 win over Calgary on February 12. This is the club’s longest streak of the season, surpassing the 18 consecutive kills from October 12-26, 2014.

-Los Angeles’ power play is 2-for-29 over the last 11 games. The two power play goals were Jeff Carter’s empty-netter in Colorado on February 18 and Justin Williams’ deflection against Detroit on February 19.

-The Kings have played 16 consecutive games without going to overtime. The last game to extend past 60 minutes was a 2-1 overtime loss to Calgary at Staples Center on January 19.

-Anze Kopitar has one goal and a minus-four rating in his last 17 games. He has been held without a shot on goal in consecutive games for the first time this season.

-Los Angeles was out-hit 31-29. Adam Pardy finished with a game-high seven hits, while Andrej Sekera finished with a team-high five hits for the Kings.

-Los Angeles attempted 47 shots (20 on goal, 14 blocked, 13 missed). Winnipeg attempted 47 shots (29 on goal, 7 blocked, 11 missed). Drew Doughty led the Kings with four shots on goal and five shots attempts (4 on goal, 1 blocked). Andrew Ladd led all skaters with seven shots on goal and nine shot attempts (7 on goal, 1 blocked, 1 missed).

-Los Angeles won 40-of-62 faceoffs (65%). Among regular performers, Anze Kopitar won 16-of-23, Andy Andreoff won 0-of-4, Jarret Stoll won 7-of-12, and Jeff Carter won 17-of-23.

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Adrian Kempe

#9 | 6′ 2″ | 195 lb | Age: 21

Born: September 13, 1996
Birthplace: Kramfors, SWE
Position: LW
Handedness: Left


Kempe was selected by the Kings in the first round (29th overall) in the 2014 NHL Draft.

Alex Iafallo

#19 | 6′ | 185 lb | Age: 23

Born: December 21, 1993
Birthplace: Eden, NY, USA
Position: C
Handedness: Left


Iafallo was signed by the Kings as an unrestricted free agent on April 18, 2017.

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.

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.