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Anze Kopitar | Center | #11

Team: Los Angeles Kings
Age / DOB:  (30) / 8/24/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 224
Drafted: 2005 / Rd. 1 (11) / LA
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Anze Kopitar needs only one point to reach the 800 point mark in his career.
Kopitar has spent his whole career with the Kings and as a result is fifth all-time on the Kings leader board in points. Up next is Wayne Gretzky, who is fourth with 818 points as a Los Angeles King. Kopitar is having a terrific season with 25 goals and 63 points after a disappointing 2016-17 campaign in which he had 12 goals and 52 points. He is a must-start. Feb 18 - 7:42 AM

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Anze Kopitar scored twice in Saturday's 4-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres.

Kopitar scored two goals in 4:04 in the second period to give the Kings 2-0 and 3-0 leads at the time. He finished the game with four shots on goal and two blocked shots in 22:39 of ice time. The 30-year-old has 25 goals and 63 points in 58 games this season. The Kings forward has picked up 10 points in his last seven outings. Michael Amadio also scored a pair of goals in Los Angeles' victory.
Feb 17 - 3:34 PM

Anze Kopitar scored a goal and an assist in a 7-3 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday night.

Kopitar extended his points streak to five games, albeit in a losing effort. The centre has four goals and eight points in five games for the Kings. LAK also got goals from Tyler Toffoli and Torrey Mitchell in the loss. Kopitar now has 23 goals and 61 points in 56 games this season.
Feb 13 - 10:17 PM

Anze Kopitar netted a goal in the Kings' 3-1 win over Florida on Friday.

Kopitar has found the back of the net in three consecutive games. He's up to 22 goals and 58 points in 54 contests in 2017-18. It's been quite the revival season for Kopitar after he was limited to 12 goals and 52 points in 76 games in 2016-17.
Feb 10 - 6:46 AM

Anze Kopitar posted an empty-net goal while adding an assist and a plus-1 rating in Wednesday's 5-2 victory against the Edmonton Oilers.

Kopitar has posted at least one point in eight of his past nine outings, totaling three goals with 12 points. He hasn't had back-to-back games without a point since a three-game scoreless skid from Dec. 23-30. After a down season by his standards in 2016-17, he is back and on track for a career-high 87 points.
Feb 8 - 1:56 AM

Anze Kopitar scored his 20th of the season and added an assist in the Kings 6-0 whitewashing of the Arizona Coyotes.

It has been a comeback season for the center who has 55 points in 52 games this season after only 12 goals and 52 points in 76 games last year. Kopitar has 15 points in his last 13 games as well and is obviously a must-start in fantasy leagues.
Feb 4 - 8:13 AM

Anze Kopitar picked up a pair of assists with a plus-1 rating, three shots on goal and a blocked shot in Tuesday's 3-0 win at Dallas.

Kopitar also had a big game in the faceoff circle, winning 19 of his 29 chances. He picked up right where he left off before the All-Star break, extending his point streak to six games. He has a goal with seven assists and a plus-5 rating during the impressive run.
Jan 30 - 11:40 PM

Anze Kopitar is on a five-game point streak.

Kopitar extended that run by registering an assist in Los Angeles' 2-1 overtime win against Calgary. He's also recorded at least a point in nine of his last 10 games. He's up to 19 goals and 51 points in 49 contests.
Jan 25 - 4:10 AM

Anze Kopitar posted a power-play goal with an assist, a plus-1 rating and one hit over 18:16 in Tuesday's 6-2 loss at Vancouver.

Kopitar had a hand in the team's only two goals, serving as one of the only L.A. players to show up in an ugly game. The team is stumbling down the stretch and will use the All-Star break to regroup. Despite the team's struggles lately, Kopitar has posted a goal and four assists during his current four-game point streak, and he has two goals with 10 points in nine January outings.
Jan 24 - 1:32 AM

Anze Kopitar recorded an assist in the Kings' 4-2 win over the Rangers on Sunday.

Kopitar extended his point streak to three games. He's also recorded at least a point in seven of his last eight contests. He's up to 18 goals and 30 assists in 47 games this season.
Jan 22 - 8:10 AM

Anze Kopitar registered an assist in the Kings' 3-1 loss to Pittsburgh Thursday night.

Kopitar has only been held off the scoresheet once in his last six games. He's up to 18 goals and 46 points in 45 contests this season. He's also just 18 points away from reaching the 800 career point milestone.
Jan 19 - 9:02 AM

Anze Kopitar has been selected for the 2018 All-Star Game.

It will be Kopitar's fourth All-Star Game and his first since 2015. Kopitar is coming off a down season by his standard where he scored 12 goals and 52 points in 76 contests. However, he's bounced right back this season with 17 goals and 44 points in 42 games.
Jan 11 - 8:12 AM

Anze Kopitar picked up a pair of assists with a plus-1 rating, a blocked shot and a hit in Tuesday's 5-0 win in Edmonton.

Kopitar was struggling down the stretch in 2017, going scoreless in his past three games while picking up just one goal and one assist in his previous eight outings. He still has 17 goals and 42 points with a plus-14 rating across 40 outings. Kopitar has already surpassed the 40 points he posted last season, and he is on pace to flirt with the career-high 81 points he posted during the 2009-10 campaign.
Jan 3 - 12:46 AM

Anze Kopitar reached the 40-point milestone on Thursday.

Kopitar registered an assist in the Kings' 2-1 overtime win, allowing him to get to the 40-point mark in just 36 games. This season has been a huge bounce back campaign for him after he was limited to 12 goals and 52 points in 76 contests last season. As things stand right now, Kopitar is on pace to surpass his career-high of 81 points, which was set back in 2009-10.
Fri, Dec 22, 2017 10:53:00 AM

Anze Kopitar scored his 17th of the season in a 4-3 OT loss to the New York Islanders on Saturday night.

Following a two-game absence from the scoresheet, Kopitar scored his 17th of the season in a 4-3 OT loss. The Los Angeles Kings also got goals from Oscar Fantenberg and Tyler Toffoli in the loss. Kopitar has 17 goals and 39 points in 34 games this season.
Source: NHL.com
Sat, Dec 16, 2017 10:51:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Anze Kopitar
2Jeff Carter
3Torrey Mitchell
4Nate Thompson
LW1Alex Iafallo
2Tanner Pearson
3Adrian Kempe
4Kyle Clifford
5Andy Andreoff
RW1Tyler Toffoli
2Dustin Brown
3Trevor Lewis
4Michael Amadio
5Jonny Brodzinski
6Michael Mersch
D1Drew Doughty
2Jake Muzzin
3Alec Martinez
4Dion Phaneuf
5Derek Forbort
6Christian Folin
7Kevin Gravel
8Paul LaDue
G1Jonathan Quick
2Darcy Kuemper