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Anze Kopitar has only one assist in his last six games.
Rotoworld Feb 20, 2017

Anze Kopitar slumping in his last six - Anze Kopitar (C) Los Angeles Kings

Anze Kopitar has only one assist in his last six games.
LA Kings Insider Feb 19, 2017

February 19 postgame quotes: Kopitar, Doughty

Anze Kopitar, on whether, results aside, he likes the way the team has played the last three games: Well, I can’t like it just because we didn’t get any points in the last three. You know, we’re doing some good stuff but we also know that we can do it better and we’re going to […] The post February 19 postgame quotes: Kopitar, Doughty appeared first on LA Kings Insider.
Los Angeles Times Feb 19, 2017

Rookie Adrian Kempe is in a rush to help the Kings

Adrian Kempe’s NHL debut Thursday was a blur. Not so much for Kempe, but for everyone else. “There were players on the ice that couldn’t keep up with him,” marveled Kings Coach Darryl Sutter. “He’s got wheels,” agreed captain Anze Kopitar said. “He can skate, definitely.” Sutter is convinced Kempe...
LA Kings Insider Feb 17, 2017

February 16 postgame quotes: Kopitar, Kempe

Anze Kopitar, on LA allowing 18 goals in the last four games: Yeah I mean it’s just too many and the majority of them are coming off our mistakes, pretty significant mistakes, and that’s what’s killing us right now. Kopitar, on the feeling after coming back from the bye week: I mean, you feel behind […] The post February 16 postgame quotes: Kopitar, Kempe appeared first on LA Kings Insider.
LA Kings Insider Feb 9, 2017

Audio: Quick hits with Aleksander Barkov

Aleksander Barkov, selected second overall in 2013, is a 21-year-old center whose play has been compared to a young Anze Kopitar’s. Speaking with LA Kings Insider this morning, the Tampere, Finland native spoke about how he looks up to Kopitar and shared details on a Florida Panthers team that headed into its bye week finally […] The post Audio: Quick hits with Aleksander Barkov appeared first on LA Kings Insider.
LA Kings Insider Feb 7, 2017

February 7 postgame quotes: Kopitar, Doughty

Anze Kopitar, on a 1-0 deficit after the 1st period turning in to a 5-0 loss: Yeah I mean, you know I think our start was good. We had chances right away, I had about 3 in the first 5, 10 minutes so it could’ve been a lot different game but that’s not how we’ve […] The post February 7 postgame quotes: Kopitar, Doughty appeared first on LA Kings Insider.
LA Kings Insider Feb 5, 2017

February 5 postgame quotes: Kopitar, Muzzin

Anze Kopitar, on whether the loss boils down to a lack of checking and D-zone coverage: Yeah, definitely. I think the first two goals, you know, off our mistakes. The third goal was pretty much a 2-on-0 and the last goal was a missed coverage so a lot of goals that came off our mistakes […] The post February 5 postgame quotes: Kopitar, Muzzin appeared first on LA Kings Insider.

Budaj, Carter lead Kings over Flyers in OT, 5th win in row

Budaj posted his NHL-leading seventh shutout, Carter scored his 27th goal of the season at 2:35 of overtime, and Los Angeles beat the Flyers 1-0 on Saturday in Philadelphia for its fifth win a row. Anze Kopitar set up the winning goal with a backhand pass across the crease to Carter, who fired a wrist shot off goalie Michal Neuvirth and into the net. Robin Lehner made 37 saves for his first shutout of the season as Buffalo moved to 5-0-1 in its past six home games. Sabres defenseman Josh Gorges returned after missing 12 games with a hip injury. Red Wings 1, Predators 0: Nashville...
The Hockey Writers Feb 2, 2017

Kopitar & Kings Marching Towards 3rd Stanley Cup

We can all agree that this season hasn’t been the best season of Anze Kopitar’s career with only 31 points (6g-25a) over 45 games, but the first-year captain of the Los Angeles Kings and his mates are currently in a playoff spot. Which is kind of a big deal when you consider the fact that […]
LA Kings Insider Feb 1, 2017

As his assist rate stabilized, Kopitar enjoyed a productive January

As part of a three-goal, 14-point January in which he played 12 of the team’s 13 games, Anze Kopitar made strides towards reasserting himself offensively. After the team’s optional morning skate on Wednesday, Darryl Sutter spoke about his center’s recent play, and what he saw behind the raised offensive output. It’s similar to many of […] The post As his assist rate stabilized, Kopitar enjoyed a productive January appeared first on LA Kings Insider.
Los Angeles Times Feb 1, 2017

What we learned from the Kings' 3-2 victory at Arizona

What we learned from the Kings’ 3-2 victory over Arizona on Tuesday. Anze Kopitar might be stirring offensively Kopitar’s three-point game (one goal, two assists) was his third this season, matching his best single-game production. But on both previous occasions he did it with three assists, against...
LA Kings Insider Feb 1, 2017

January 31 postgame quotes: Kopitar, Muzzin

Anze Kopitar, on what came together for the Kings to get the two points: Well I mean, I think for whatever reason, you know, it always comes down to the special teams. Obviously we were able to kill off all the penalties and find one late on the power play and that was the difference […] The post January 31 postgame quotes: Kopitar, Muzzin appeared first on LA Kings Insider.
LA Kings Insider Jan 27, 2017

Video: Average Andy no match for Kopitar, Lewis, Pearson

There are a lot of people laughing at The Ellen Show executive producer Andy Lassner in this segment. Anze Kopitar, Trevor Lewis and Tanner Pearson laugh at Andy. Tyler Toffoli joins a little later in the workout room to laugh at Andy, as does Jeff Zatkoff from the Kings’ dressing room. Strength and Conditioning Coach […] The post Video: Average Andy no match for Kopitar, Lewis, Pearson appeared first on LA Kings Insider.
Los Angeles Times Jan 25, 2017

Kings Coach Darryl Sutter: 'I’ve got no problem' with Anze Kopitar ever

Every point collected by Anze Kopitar is immediately pitted against points that don’t exist.  That is what happens when star players hovers below their expected statistics. They are asked if it was “good to get one” or if the pressure is boiling over. Their coach, such as  the Kings’ Darryl Sutter...

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