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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... Full Story

Player evaluation: Brown

Juan Ocampo/NHLIDUSTIN BROWN This season: 81 games, 28 goals, 33 assists, 61 points, 58 penalty minutes, +31 rating, +4.0 CF%Rel, 1.034 PDO, 19:50 time on ice The good: As John Stevens met individually with every King in preparation for his first season as head coach, he knew there were layers ... Full Story

Player evaluation: Carter

Debora Robinson/NHLIJEFF CARTER This season: 27 games, 13 goals, 9 assists, 22 points, 2 penalty minutes, +4 rating, -3.4 CF%Rel, 1.009 PDO, 17:51 time on ice The good: Jeff, Jeff, Jeff, what did they do to you, poor Jeff? An archetype of consistency, routine, leadership, approach, and all deta... Full Story

Player evaluation: Doughty

Elsa/Getty ImagesDREW DOUGHTY This season: 82 games, 10 goals, 50 assists, 60 points, 54 penalty minutes, +23 rating, +4.6 CF%Rel, 1.008 PDO, 26:50 time on ice The good: How much time do you have? Would you like a pillow or a comfortable place to sit? I hope you’re not late for an appointment. ... Full Story

Player evaluation: Toffoli

Aaron Poole/NHLITYLER TOFFOLI This season: 82 games, 24 goals, 23 assists, 47 points, 16 penalty minutes, +9 rating, +0.94 CF%Rel, 1.015 PDO, 16:07 time on ice The good: In most 25-year-olds’ cases, an eight-goal, 13-point spike in production would be cause for encouragement, but that doesn’t s... Full Story

Player evaluation: Phaneuf

Jonathan Kozub/NHLIDION PHANEUF This season: 26 games, 3 goals, 7 assists, 10 points, 15 penalty minutes, -7 rating, 48 shots, -5.0% CF%Rel, .983 PDO, 19:28 time on ice (with Los Angeles); 79 games, 6 goals, 20 assists, 26 points, 49 penalty minutes, -15 rating, 134 shots, -6.1% CF%Rel, .994 PDO, ... Full Story

Player evaluation: Kempe

Nick Wosika/Icon SportswireADRIAN KEMPE This season: 81 games, 16 goals, 21 assists, 37 points, 49 penalty minutes, +11 rating, -2.7% CF%Rel, 1.043 PDO, 13:20 time on ice The good: Cataloguing an Adrian Kempe season means sifting through a number of photographs in which Kempe – just among the f... Full Story

Player evaluation: Martinez

Harry How/Getty ImagesALEC MARTINEZ This season: 77 games, 9 goals, 16 assists, 25 points, 34 penalty minutes, +3 rating, -5.6% CF%Rel, 1.019 PDO, 22:52 time on ice The good: Alec Martinez is no longer treated with any kid gloves as it relates to match-ups and starts, and in 2017-18 turned in a... Full Story

Player evaluation: Clifford

Juan Ocampo/NHLIKYLE CLIFFORD This season: 50 games, 6 goals, 4 assists, 10 points, 48 penalty minutes, -4 rating, 81 shots, +2.4% CF%Rel, .976 PDO, 10:32 time on ice The good: You’ve read this introduction before. There will be a mesh of numbers and figures below, but as much as we can learn ... Full Story

Player evaluation: Thompson

Joe Sargent/NHLINATE THOMPSON This season: 26 games, 1 goals, 5 assists, 6 points, 10 penalty minutes, -1 rating, 25 shots, -7.6% CF%Rel, 1.001 PDO, 13:13 time on ice (with Los Angeles); 69 games, 5 goals, 12 assists, 17 points, 20 penalty minutes, -1 rating, 53 shots, -5.7% CF%Rel, .993 PDO, 12:4... Full Story