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Martinez update

As posted earlier, Alec Martinez's injury isn't expected to keep the 25-year old defenseman out of the lineup for an extended period of time. It remains classified as an "upper-body injury". Darryl Sutter, on how much time he expects Martinez to miss: "He’ll be at least a week. At least." Sut... Read More
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Alec Martinez, former Shark

Some scandalous news broke this morning…Alec Martinez previously played for the Sharks! OK, he actually played in the Jr. Sharks program when he was in middle school. Martinez spent most of his childhood in Michigan, but spent a couple years in Danville, Calif., after his father -- who worked for Ge... Read More
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Drewiske back in, for Martinez

After 19 games as a healthy scratch, Davis Drewiske is back in the Kings' lineup, scheduled to play tomorrow night in place of rookie Alec Martinez, Drewiske hasn't been in a game since Jan. 6 against Nashvile. Martinez, meanwhile, will sit for the first time since being called up from the AHL on No... Read More
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Bit of a homecoming for Martinez

Tonight will be Alec Martinez's first hockey game in Ohio in almost three years. Martinez spent three seasons at Miami University of Ohio, which is about a two-hour drive southwest of Columbus. Martinez still has some friends on the college team, players who were freshmen when Martinez left school a... Read More
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Martinez holding down a spot

Davis Drewiske and Peter Harrold have both been healthy scratches from the last 13 games, but that's more of a reflection on the play of rookie defenseman Alec Martinez -- and the fortunate health of the other defensemen -- than anything else. Martinez joined the Kings on Nov. 23, went right into th... Read More
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Young defensemen show composure

On paper, it wasn't the most obvious of moves. When defenseman Matt Greene returned to the lineup, the Kings chose to pair their two least-experience defensemen, Alec Martinez and Davis Drewiske, together. Drewiske, 26, has 90 games of NHL experience while Martinez, 23, has 19 games. So far, though,... Read More
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Martinez making case to stay around

Following up on the talk of defensemen from the previous post, things continue to hum along for rookie defenseman Alec Martinez. After his one-goal, one-assist effort against Detroit, Martinez had his ice time increased by nearly four minutes on Thursday against Calgary, and Terry Murray isn't only ... Read More