Polls

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Player evaluation: McNabb

BRAYDEN MCNABB This season: 81 games, 2 goals, 12 assists, 14 points, 92 penalty minutes, +11 rating, +2.4% CF%Rel, 18:49 time on ice The good: An evaluation of Brayden McNabb’s 2015-16 performance more or less identifies two disparate chunks of the season. There was his performance through Janu... Read More
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Player evaluation: Pearson

TANNER PEARSON This season: 79 games, 15 goals, 21 assists, 36 points, 18 penalty minutes, +11 rating, +1.7% CF%Rel, 14:28 time on ice The good: Possessing a quick release and equipped with the ability to shoot accurately off the rush, Tanner Pearson proved to be a highly reliable weapon in the ... Read More
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Player evaluation: Shore

NICK SHORE This season: 68 games, 3 goals, 7 assists, 10 points, 32 penalty minutes, -10 rating, +6.7% CF%Rel, 12:24 time on ice The good: The Los Angeles Kings had the top four play-drivers in the National Hockey League, and surprise! Nick Shore led the group. The NHL’s leader in Corsi-for, th... Read More
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Player evaluation: Andreoff

ANDY ANDREOFF This season: 60 games, 8 goals, 2 assists, 10 points, 76 penalty minutes, +1 rating, -6.8% CFRel%, 8:34 time on ice The good: In an evaluation of Andy Andreoff’s rookie season last spring, it was written that “if he’s able to make a leap from an 18-game body of work to a 60-somethi... Read More
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Player evaluation: Toffoli

TYLER TOFFOLI This season: 76 games, 23 goals, 26 assists, 49 points, 37 penalty minutes, +25 rating, 14:35 time on ice The good: Consider this: Tyler Toffoli led the Kings in plus-minus (+25), five-on-five points per 60 minutes (2.46) and shots per 60 (10.93; seventh in the NHL), ranked second ... Read More
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Player evaluation: Nolan

JORDAN NOLAN This season: 60 games, 6 goals, 3 assists, 9 points, 54 penalty minutes, -6 rating, 9:58 time on ice The good: After enduring sporadic usage throughout the first half of the season, Jordan Nolan played in the final 41 games and surpassed the 26 consecutive game streak from 2012-13 ... Read More
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Player evaluation: Pearson

TANNER PEARSON This season: 42 games, 12 goals, 4 assists, 16 points, 14 penalty minutes, +14 rating, 13:18 time on ice The good: Tanner Pearson can put the puck in the net. Maintaining an unsustainable (but really cool!) shooting percentage of 17.6% in the 42 games he was healthy, Pearson racke... Read More
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Player evaluation: Regehr

ROBYN REGEHR This season: 67 games, 3 goals, 10 assists, 13 points, 45 penalty minutes, +10 rating, 20:20 time on ice. The good: Averaging 83 hard seconds of ice time more than the season prior, Regehr appeared in 67 games and while healthy provided a Kings blue line a stabilizing veteran figure... Read More
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Player evaluation: Shore

NICK SHORE This season: 34 games, 1 goal, 6 assists, 7 points, 10 penalty minutes, 0 rating, 11:05 time on ice. The good: The Shore Boy made his NHL debut in mid-January, and, like Tanner Pearson the season prior, recorded his first NHL marker on a game-tying goal at Nassau Coliseum during a com... Read More
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Player evaluation: Quick

JONATHAN QUICK This season: 4,184 minutes, 36-22-13 record, 2.24 goals-against average, .918 save percentage, 6 shutouts The good: Jonathan Quick was the Kings’ workhorse in 2014-15, and by virtue of his dominance early and the Kings’ tight playoff race late, hardly ceded any consistent swaths o... Read More