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Alec Martinez | Defenseman | #27

Team: Los Angeles Kings
Age / DOB:  (29) / 7/26/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 210
Drafted: 2007 / Rd. 4 (95) / LA
Contract: view contract details

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Alec Martinez scored his fifth of the season Saturday and now has a five game points streak.
The defenseman has three goals and five points in his last five contests and has 14 points in 22 games, and leads all Kings defensemen in points, three ahead of Drew Doughty. He is having a great start to the season and should be on someone's roster at this time. Nov 27 - 8:08 AM

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Alec Martinez is on a four game points streak.

Martinez had a goal Wednesday and now has two goals and four points in his last four contests. He has 13 points in 21 games and has been a pleasant surprise for his fantasy owners.
Nov 24 - 10:09 AM

Alec Martinez picked up his third goal of the season during Saturday's 4-2 win over the Devils.

Martinez now has 11 points in 19 games this season, and is well-ahead of his career paces. Last year he posted 10 goals and 31 points.
Nov 19 - 8:55 PM

Alec Martinez scored the game winning goal of a 3-2 contest against the Columbus Blue Jackets Tuesday night at the 1:14 minute mark of overtime.

With an assist from Tanner Pearson and Tyler Toffoli, Martinez caught a tired Blue Jackets defense out of position and slapped the shot over a diving Sergei Bobrovsky. This was only Martinez’s second goal of the season, but it was the second time that he earned the game winner. He delivered the final blow against the Stars Thursday October 20th. He now has five points on the season in six games played.
Oct 26 - 1:21 AM

Alec Martinez has completely recovered from his offseason shoulder surgery.

Martinez had 10 goals and 31 points in 78 contests last season. It's worth noting that Martinez's most common partner last season was Jake Muzzin, but Muzzin is now expected to start the season on a pairing with Drew Doughty, so we'll have to see who Martinez ends up working with.
Sep 22 - 10:27 AM

Alex Martinez (shoulder surgery) should be ready to "participating in everything" according to coach Darryl Sutter.

Martinez had been bothered most of the season with a shoulder problem and this should allow him to easily be ready for the start of training camp which begins on September 22. Martinez had 10 goals and 31 points in 78 games this season, by far his best offensively in his NHL career. He played in only one playoff game as he missed the remainder of the San Jose series with a groin injury. Look for Martinez to get 30-35 points next season so draft him in deeper pools in the late rounds.
May 14 - 6:10 AM

Alec Martinez underwent shoulder surgery during the off-season.

Martinez suffered a groin injury during the postseason, but this procedure was done to correct a problem with his shoulder. According to beat reporter Jon Rosen, the shoulder injury bothered Martinez for most of the season. It seems like he'll be able to fully recover before the start of training camp.
May 12 - 9:33 PM

Alec Martinez had a groin injury during the Kings' first-round series against San Jose.

He logged just 11:43 of ice time in the series. Martinez was a key loss for the Kings against the Sharks. He should recover during the off-season.
Apr 26 - 3:32 PM

Alec Martinez (undisclosed) didn't skate on Thursday.

Martinez seems like a long shot for Game 5 on Friday, but you never know for sure in the playoffs. He last played in Game 1 on April 14.
Apr 22 - 10:49 AM

Alec Martinez (undisclosed) won't be in the lineup for Game 4.

Coach Darryl Sutter said that Martinez is back home getting treatment for his unknown ailment. He was injured in Game 1 and hasn't played since.
Apr 20 - 3:37 PM

Alec Martinez (undisclosed) is not projected to play on Monday in Game 3.

He skate in the morning after sitting out Saturday's match with an undisclosed ailment.
Apr 18 - 4:49 PM

Confirming an earlier note, Alec Martinez (undisclosed) won't play in Game 2 against the Sharks on Saturday.

Martinez left Game 1 after blocking a shot and he's been unable to practice ever since. He's considered day-to-day at this point.
Apr 16 - 8:45 PM

Alec Martinez didn't participate in Saturday's morning skate for the Kings.

Martinez left Game 1 after blocking a shot and he's been unable to practice ever since. It looks like Jamie McBain will take his spot in the lineup. We don't have many details about Martinez's injury. He's considered day-to-day at this point.
Apr 16 - 2:40 PM

Alec Martinez (undisclosed) did not practice on Friday.

Martinez has to be questionable at best as he missed the final four games of the regular season before being able to play only the first two periods of Game 1 Thursday. Consider him day-to-day for now.
Apr 16 - 6:23 AM

Alec Martinez left Thursday's Game 1 match with the Sharks early due to an undisclosed injury after blocking a shot by Patrick Marleau.

Martinez saw just 11:43 of action, failing to take a shift in the third period. He did not factor in to the score sheet, either. We'll keep you posted on Martinez's status as it develops. It's worth noting that he missed the final four regular season games with an undisclosed injury as well.
Apr 15 - 1:16 AM

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3Dustin Brown
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D1Drew Doughty
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