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Anze Kopitar
NUMBER: 11 BIRTHDATE: August 24, 1987  (AGE 26)
HEIGHT: 6' 3" BIRTHPLACE: Jesenice, Slovenia
WEIGHT: 224 DRAFTED: LAK / 2005 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (11th overall)

PLAYOFFS: Assist April 20 at SJ...Assist and nine hits April 17 at SJ.

REGULAR SEASON: Recipient of Kings Leading Scorer Award for seventh straight season (only other King to lead team in scoring seven straight years was Marcel Dionne – eight straight years from 1975-76 to 1982-83)…Selected as the Kings MVP (Bill Libby Memorial Award) and Kings Best Defensive Player…Led the Kings in the following categories: goals, assists, points, PPG (10), GWG (nine – tied club record), plus-minus (+34) and takeaways (52)…One of four Kings to play in all 82 games…Kings are 116-44-15 all-time when he scores a goal (16-7-2 this season)...Played in 600th career game April 3 at SJ...Named to 2014 Slovenian Olympic Men’s Hockey team Jan. 6 (first Olympic appearance)...Recorded 500th career point (assist) Nov. 30 vs. CGY.

Played in NHL All-Star Game (2008, 2011) Signed as a free agent by Mora (Sweden-2), September 19, 2012.

I've been getting frustrated lately, and the only thing keeping me sane was the team winning and other people stepping up and scoring. Then you just kind of let it go and realize you can end the series with one shot, that frustration goes away for a brief moment, and that's what happened.

— Montreal forward Max Pacioretty after scoring the OT winner in Game 4 -- his first career playoff goal -- to eliminate the Lightning and send the Canadiens into the second round