|NUMBER:||8||BIRTHDATE:||December 8, 1989 (AGE 24)|
|HEIGHT:||6' 1"||BIRTHPLACE:||London, ON, Canada|
|WEIGHT:||213||DRAFTED:||LAK / 2008 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Right||ROUND:||1st (2nd overall)|
PLAYOFFS: Assist April 20 at SJ.
REGULAR SEASON: Selected as the Kings Outstanding Defenseman and Kings Most Popular Player…Led the Kings in TOI/gm (25:42)…25+ TOI/gm in 55 games this season...Consecutive games played streak ended at 199 when he missed April 5 game at VAN (upper-body injury) - streak began Oct. 29, 2011...Two assists March 13 vs. TOR...Named to 2014 Canadian Olympic Men’s Hockey team Jan. 7 (second Olympic appearance, second gold medal)...Recorded 200th career point with a goal Dec. 11 at TOR...Two assists Nov. 19 vs. TBL...Two points (1-1=2) Oct. 30 vs. SJ...Two points (1-1=2), including GWG, Oct. 19 vs. DAL.
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.