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Waking up with the Kings: November 24

I’ll share something that’s mostly anecdotal, and I don’t really like providing these “mood of the team”-type observations, because as much time as I do spend around the team, I’m not present in meetings, or in the room before games, or on the players’ bus, or at player dinners or events. We’re able... Read More
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November 23 postgame notes

-With the win, Los Angeles improved to 17-10-3 all-time against Florida, a record that includes a road mark of 5-6-3. The Kings finished the season series against the Panthers with a 2-0-0 record and haven’t lost the season series since 2002-03, when they were 0-1-0-0. Los Angeles is 12-2-0 in the l... Read More
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Game 21: Los Angeles at Florida

Los Angeles Kings 3, Florida Panthers 1 Final Radio Feed LA Kings Insider Preview Boxscore Ice Tracker SOG: LAK – 31; FLA – 32 PP: LAK – 0/4; FLA – 1/4 First Period 1) LAK - Tyler Toffoli (11) (Milan Lucic, Jeff Carter), 7:47 Second Period 2) FLA PPG - Aleksander Barkov (6) (Jarom... Read More
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Audio: Quick hits with Willie Mitchell

There are few players in the league like Willie Mitchell, the charismatic Florida Panthers captain who won two Stanley Cups with Los Angeles. During this morning's media session, Mitchell joined LA Kings Insider for a one-on-one to eloquently discuss how his experience in Los Angeles influences his ... Read More

Good morning, Sunrise

Good morning, Sunrise, good morning, Insiders, and good morning... York Heating and Cooling Systems? Pay these impostors no mind. This Munters-free trip of fair weather takes us to South Florida for the second game of the trip's only back-to-back set. When we visit the area and have slight... Read More
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Waking up with the Kings: November 8

After a late and nearly off-side first period Panthers rush resulted in a Nick Bjugstad goal, the outcome of Saturday’s matinee hinged on a five-minute sequence of events in the second period as Jeff Carter was whistled for a bogus goaltender interference call, followed 45 seconds later by a very re... Read More
Alec martinez

#27 | 6′ 1″ | 210 lb | Age: 29

Born: July 26, 1987
Birthplace: Rochester Hills, MI, USA
Position: D
Handedness: Left

Bio

Bio: Martinez was drafted by the LA Kings in the 2007 Draft, while playing for Miami University. He has since become a two-time Stanley Cup champion and the 17th man in Stanley Cup playoff history to score the Cup-winning goal in overtime.

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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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Tyler Toffoli

#73 | 6′ 1″ | 200 lb | Age: 24

Born: April 24, 1992
Birthplace: Scarborough, ON, CAN
Position: C
Handedness: Right

Bio

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.
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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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