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Game 6 open thread

Five years ago today, Jeff Carter, Jake Muzzin and Mike Richards scored and Jonathan Quick stopped all 32 shots to lift the LA Kings to a commanding 3-0 series lead over the New York Rangers in the 2014 Stanley Cup Final. You're welcome to share any memories of that day in Southern California, New Y... Read More

Waking up with the Kings: February 17

Had the LA Kings lost, 2-1, many would have been ready to accept the outcome without grand objection in the aftermath of an otherwise satisfactory effort that was short on detail and contained lapses with the Boston Bruins’ top players on the ice. A hard-fought, injury-affected loss to a good team w... Read More

Game 58: Los Angeles vs Boston

Boston Bruins 4, Los Angeles Kings 2 Final Score Preview Box Score Ice Tracker Fox Sports Live Stream SOG: LAK – 25; BOS – 24 PP: LAK – 1/5; BOS – 0/2 First Period BOS - Jake DeBrusk (17) (Peter Cehlarik, David Krejci); 5:31 Second Period LAK PPG - Ilya Kovalchuk (12) (Anz... Read More

Waking up with the Kings: February 10

So, that’s a very complex point the LA Kings earned in a 5-4 overtime loss to the Boston Bruins in one of the more entertaining and momentum-driven games of the year. You’re aware of the circumstances, but to repeat: the Kings were even after a first period in which they were outplayed, used an exce... Read More

Good morning, Boston

Good morning, Boston, and good morning, Insiders. The traveling party hopped over the Tri-State megalopolis on a 44-minute flight from Philadelphia to Boston and, because of the late Flyers goal followed by a six-round shootout, pulled up adjacent to Boston Common at 1:00 a.m. As we arrived, lurk... Read More

Waking up with the Kings: November 17

Any thought that the Los Angeles Kings would emerge from a three-game home skid with a forceful, 60-minute performance were ended quickly during a passive first period in which they struggled to evade a consistent Boston forecheck and as a result spent too much time in their own zone. There was good... Read More

November 16 postgame notes

-With the loss, Los Angeles fell to 43-84-14 all-time against Boston, a record that includes a 26-36-8 home mark. The Kings finished the season series with a 1-1-0 record, while the Bruins finished the series with a 1-0-1 record and won the season series for the second consecutive season. -With t... Read More

November 16 scoring chances

Scoring chances from previous games: 10/11 Kings 18, Flames 10 10/14 Kings 15, Sabres 13 10/15 Kings 12, Islanders 16 10/18 Kings 17, Canadiens 11 10/21 Kings 19, Blue Jackets 18 10/23 Kings 15, Maple Leafs 24 10/24 Kings 20, Senators 24 10/26 Kings 14, Canadiens 22 10/28 Kings 16, Bru... Read More
Adrian Kempe

#9 | 6′ 2″ | 195 lb | Age: 21

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

Bio

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

#19 | 6′ | 185 lb | Age: 23

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

Bio

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

#11 | 6′ 3″ | 224 lb | Age: 29

Born: August 24, 1987
Birthplace: Jesenice, SVN
Position: C
Handedness: Left

Bio

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.

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Drew Doughty

#8 | 6′ 1″ | 195 lb | Age: 26

Born: December 8, 1989
Birthplace: London, ON, CAN
Position: D
Handedness: Right

Bio

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.

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Jeff Carter

#77 | 6′ 4″ | 215 lb | Age: 31

Born: January 1, 1985
Birthplace: London, ON, CAN
Position: C
Handedness: Right

Bio

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.

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Jonathan Quick

#32 | 6′ 1″ | 218 lb | Age: 30

Born: January 21, 1986
Birthplace: Milford, CT, USA
Position: G
Handedness: Left

Bio

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.

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