Game 7: Los Angeles vs New York - LA Kings Insider

New York Islanders 7, Los Angeles Kings 2
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Box Score
Ice Tracker

SOG: LAK – 35; NYI – 32
PP: LAK – 2/4; NYI – 1/3

First Period
NYI – Casey Cizikas (2) (Scott Mayfield); 4:55
LAK PPG – Tyler Toffoli (2) (Drew Doughty, Ilya Kovalchuk); 14:56

Second Period
NYI – Josh Bailey (2) (Jordan Eberle, Mathew Barzal); 3:43
NYI – Valtteri Filppula (3) (Leo Komarov, Andrew Ladd); 12:07

Third Period
LAK PPG – Jeff Carter (2) (Alex Iafall0, Drew Doughty); 2:54
NYI SHG – Valtteri Filppula (4) (Andrew Ladd); 3:40
NYI – Matt Martin (2) (Cal Clutterbuck, Casey Cizikas); 4:40
NYI – Leo Komarov (1) (Valtteri Filppula, Scott Mayfield); 9:20
NYI – Andrew Ladd (2) (Scott Mayfield, Mathew Barzal); 11:34

Los Angeles Kings (2-3-1) vs New York Islanders (2-3-0)
Thursday, October 18, 2018, 7:30 p.m. PT
Staples Center, Los Angeles, CA
Referees: #10 Kyle Rehman, #20 Tim Peel
Linesmen: #61 James Tobias, #84 Tony Sericolo
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LAK starters: G Jonathan Quick, D Derek Forbort, D Drew Doughty, LW Ilya Kovalchuk, C Jeff Carter, RW Michael Amadio
LAK scratches: D Paul LaDue, FWD Anze Kopitar, FWD Kyle Clifford

NYI starters: G Robin Lehner, D Thomas Hickey, D Scott Mayfield, LW Anders Lee , C Brock Nelson, RW Josh Bailey
NYI scratches: D Luca Sbisa, FWD Tom Kuhnhakl, FWD Ross Johnston

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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.