POLL: LA Kings Player of the Month – October 2011

Through the first month of the season, and a total of 11 games played, the Kings have compiled a 6-3-2. They sit second in the Pacific Division and fourth in the Western Conference standings. They’ve also allowed the second fewest goals (22), as only Edmonton is better (letting in just 18).

Taking a look at a few other stats – the rank 23rd in goals scored per game (2.36), the power play is converting 23.1% of the time (fourth best in the NHL) and the penalty kill is ranked ninth (86.1%).

Their recent numbers in the faceoff circle have helped push their season average up to 49.1% (now 18th out of of 30 teams). Last year they finished 10th best with, winning 51.1% of draws taken.

How about the individual players? Here are your nominations for Player of the Month, October 2011.

{listed in alphabetical order)

Dustin Brown – three goals, six assists, led the team with 32 shots

Jack Johnson – three goals, two assists, plus-2, Mr. Overtime

Anze Kopitar – six goals, eight assists, leads the team in points

Jonathan Quick – 1.52 goals against, .947 save percentage, three shutouts

Mike Richards – two goals, eight assists


Vote now, poll ends Thursday morning at 11am PST.

The Mayor
www.twitter.com/MayorNHL
www.facebook.com/MayorsManor

RELATED ARTICLES:

LA Kings player of the month – October 2010

What I’ve learned so far… by Mike Richards

What I’ve learned so far… by Dustin Brown

Shop MMAOverload.com Today!

Recent Articles

Berube Kings mask 2013

Kings Camp Preview: 7 Questions with Goalie JF Berube

Getting a call-up to the NHL is the moment most professional players dream of. It marks their first time to show the world their skills and gives them an opportunity to show they belong. What often isn’t seen are the opportunities that call-ups can lead to for players still stuck in the minors. Entering last [...]

Kings Prospects - Contracts

LA Kings 2014 Rookie Camp Preview

Dozens of the Kings top prospects are descending upon Los Angeles as you read this. They’re flying in from all over North America in advance of this year’s Rookie Camp, which is set to kick off this weekend at their training facility in El Segundo. While the official roster has not been released yet, below [...]

New York Rangers icon

Letterman: What Does Lundqvist Think of the L.A. Kings?

New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist talking LA Kings and Stanley Cup Final on David Letterman last night… Follow @mayorNHL Note to webmasters/reporters: When recapping news or interviews from this site please remember to include a link to www.MayorsManor.com

Major News Items

Manchester Monarchs MayorsManor Kings by Blake Gumprecht

MAJOR NEWS: Kings Preparing To Move Top Prospects To SoCal

Note to webmasters/reporters: When recapping news or interviews from this site please remember to include a link to www.MayorsManor.com Follow @mayorNHL In a story that MayorsManor has been chasing for the … [Read More...]

More Prospect News