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Tanner Pearson | Winger | #70

Team: Los Angeles Kings
Age / DOB:  (24) / 8/10/1992
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 208
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 1 (30) / LA
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Tanner Pearson scored at the 5:46 mark of the first, but it was not enough to stem a 3-2 loss to the Sharks on Wednesday.
Pearson’s goal tied the game for 10 minutes until Tommy Wingels provided the Sharks a lead they would never give up. Pearson has scored seven goals in the last 11 games, but his real value has come in his shots on goal. Since December 28, he has made three or more shots in nine of 11 games. Jan 19 - 1:35 AM

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Tanner Pearson scored twice in the Kings 5-1 blowout over St. Louis on Thursday.

Pearson has a nice little three game points streak going and has totaled five points in his last five. The Kings need his offense and he has delivered of late. The 24-year-old has 13 goals and 10 assists in 40 games. Dustin Brown, Marian Gaborik and Jeff Carter each recorded two assists on a night that saw five Kings players record multi-point efforts.
Jan 13 - 2:17 AM

Tanner Pearson collected an assist in a 6-4 loss to Dallas on Monday.

Pearson has only been held off the scoresheet once in his last five games. He has 11 goals and 21 points in 39 contests in 2016-17.
Jan 10 - 4:38 AM

Tanner Pearson scored the game-winning goal in overtime Saturday against Minnesota.

It was his third goal over his last four games. Pearson is now up to 11 markers with 20 points through 38 games so far this season. Perhaps this little streak could be the start of some real growth for the youngster.
Jan 7 - 8:05 PM

Tanner Pearson was stopped on a penalty shot in the Kings 4-0 loss to Detroit on Thursday.

The Kings had a chance to tie the game at 1-1 at 7:26 when Tanner Pearson was awarded a penalty shot, but the Red Wings rookie goalie made the save. The Kings outshot the Red Wings 34-22 on the night. Pearson had his two game points streak snapped. He still has 10 goals and nine assists in 37 games.
Jan 6 - 2:25 AM

With a pass from Jeff Carter 58 seconds into overtime, Tanner Pearson scored the game winning goal in a 2-1 victory of the Los Angeles Kings over the San Jose Sharks Tuesday night.

Pearson’s 10th goal of the season is his third in the past four games. He scored against Vancouver Wednesday night and had another against the Sharks on New Year’s Eve. His productivity has come with improved shooting. In his last four games, he has made three of more shots on goal in every game; in the five that preceded this string, he had more than two shots only once.
Jan 4 - 12:53 AM

Tanner Pearson scored his ninth of the season Saturday.

Pearson opened the scoring in the 3-2 win and has 18 points with a plus-10 rating this season. He has scored twice in his last three games after going 15 straight without one before that. He certainly is capable of getting hot so keep an eye on him.
Jan 1 - 9:23 AM

Tanner Pearson scored the only goal for the Los Angeles Kings as they lost a 2-1 contest to the Vancouver Canucks Wednesday night.

The game was defined by comebacks. On the other end of the ice, Henrik Sedin snapped a nine-game streak without a goal while Loui Eriksson stopped a 13-game slide. Pearson’s goal was his eighth of the season, but his first since November 19th—16 games ago. Winning a contest with any of these shooters on the roster was a matter of instinct over investigation.
Thu, Dec 29, 2016 12:41:00 AM

Tanner Pearson earned an assist in Friday's 3-2 overtime loss to Dallas.

He has four helpers in the last eight games and he hasn't scored a goal in 15 consecutive contests. Pearson has 15 points in 32 appearances this campaign.
Sat, Dec 24, 2016 10:59:00 AM

Tanner Pearson snapped his six-game point drought during Saturday's 4-1 win over the Senators.

Pearson is now up to five helpers and 12 points in 25 games thus far. Unfortunately the 24-year-old has not quite lived up to the hype, and it may be time to hop off the bus.
Sat, Dec 10, 2016 09:46:00 PM

Tanner Pearson picked up his seventh goal of the season during Saturday's 4-2 win over the Devils.

Make that seven goals on 36 shots for a 19.4 shooting percentage. He won't continue to clip at that rate forever, but ride the wave while he does. Pearson now has 10 points in 17 games this season.
Sat, Nov 19, 2016 08:50:00 PM

Tanner Pearson picked up his sixth goal of the season during Sunday's 3-2 shootout loss to the Jets.

Make it six goals and nine points in 14 games for the youngster, who is looking to build off of his 36-point campaign last season in 76 games.
Sun, Nov 13, 2016 06:26:00 PM

Tanner Pearson scored a goal and an assist in Thursday's 4-3 overtime win over the Dallas Stars.

Pearson was suspended for the first two games of the regular season, but he's put together back-to-back multi-point efforts in his first two contests. He picked up the primary assist on Jeff Carter's second period goal and his goal gave the Kings a 3-2 lead heading into the third period. Pearson finished the game with a plus-3 rating and three shots on goal in 16:07 of ice time. The 24-year-old has three goals and one assist in two games. Alec Martinez scored the game-winner in overtime.
Fri, Oct 21, 2016 12:13:00 AM

Tanner Pearson scored a pair of goals in Los Angeles' 6-3 loss to the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night.

Not a bad regular season debut for Pearson, as he returned to the lineup after serving a two-game suspension for an illegal hit to the head. He opened the scoring just 50 seconds into the game and added his second of the night in the third period to cut the Wild lead to 5-3. Pearson finished the game with a plus-1 rating, four shots on goal and one hit in 16 minutes of ice time. Anze Kopitar also scored for the Kings on Tuesday night. Los Angeles is now 0-3-0 this season.
Wed, Oct 19, 2016 12:02:00 AM

Tanner Pearson is eligible to return to the lineup on Tuesday night.

He has finished serving his two-game suspension. Pearson skated with Jeff Carter and Devin Setoguchi at Monday's practice.
Mon, Oct 17, 2016 03:59:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Anze Kopitar
2Jeff Carter
3Nick Shore
4Andy Andreoff
5Trevor Lewis
6Nic Dowd
LW1Tanner Pearson
2Dwight King
3Kyle Clifford
RW1Tyler Toffoli
2Marian Gaborik
3Dustin Brown
4Jordan Nolan
5Devin Setoguchi
D1Drew Doughty
2Jake Muzzin
3Alec Martinez
4Brayden McNabb
5Matt Greene
6Tom Gilbert
7Derek Forbort
8Kevin Gravel
G1Peter Budaj
2Jeff Zatkoff
3Jonathan Quick