Winnipeg Jets

WINNIPEG, MB - NOVEMBER 13: Devin Setoguchi #10 of the Los Angeles Kings checks Quinton Howden #21 of the Winnipeg Jets into the boards during second period action at the MTS Centre on November 13, 2016 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Darcy Finley/NHLI via Getty Images)

The view from Winnipeg

Winnipeg Sun Ted Wyman: Jets crown Kings "This was a game in which the unsung heroes got the Jets to overtime, the penalty killers saved them in the extra period and a couple of scoring stars won it for them in the shootout." Ken Wiebe: Setoguchi fighting for more after overcoming demons ... Read More
Los Angeles Kings v Winnipeg Jets

November 13 postgame notes

-With the shootout loss, Los Angeles fell to 12-5-7 all-time against the Winnipeg franchise, a record that includes an away mark of 5-5-3. The Kings fell to 0-7 all-time in overtime and shootouts against the Jets and Thrashers, with four OTL/SOL in the last 11 meetings. These teams will meet again a... Read More
WINNIPEG, MB - MARCH 24: Nick Shore #21 of the Los Angeles Kings takes a second period face-off against Adam Lowry #17 of the Winnipeg Jets at the MTS Centre on March 24, 2016 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Jonathan Kozub/NHLI via Getty Images)

Game 16: Los Angeles at Winnipeg

Winnipeg Jets 3, Los Angeles Kings 2 Final, SO Radio Feed Preview Boxscore Ice Tracker SOG: LAK – 29; WPG – 29 PP: LAK – 0/5; WPG – 2/5 First Period 1) LAK - Tanner Pearson (6) (Teddy Purcell, Trevor Lewis), 5:38 2) WPG - PPG Adam Lowry (4) (Nic Petan, Tobias Enstrom), 14:04 ... Read More
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Waking up with the Kings: April 10

Well, the Kings certainly don’t make it easy on themselves. Not that one shootout goal has a real impact on the postseason outlook, but narratively, Saturday night’s season-ending loss underscores the silent if understood development that while the team did ultimately post an outstanding regular sea... 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: 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.

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.

Tyler Toffoli

#73 | 6′ 1″ | 200 lb | Age: 24

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


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.

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.