Game Day Stats & Discussion Thread: Los Angeles Kings @ Winnipeg Jets

Guess which team has the worse penalty kill?

Just the Facts

Los Angeles KingsStatsWinnipeg Jets
3-5-0 (6 pts, 8th in Pacific)Record5-5-0 (10 pts, 3rd in Central)
9.4% (T-27th)Power Play %18.2% (T-19th)
71.4% (26th)Penalty Kill %61.1% (31st)
3.00 (T-13th)Goals For/Game2.60 (22nd)
4.40 (T-30th)Goals Against/Game3.30 (19th)
37.6 (2nd)Shots For/Game32.5 (T-10th)
28.0 (2nd)Shots Against/Game32.8 (T-21st)
Kopitar (9)Points LeaderScheifele, Laine (12)
Kopitar, 4 others (3)Goals LeaderScheifele (4)
Kopitar (6)Assists LeaderLaine (9)

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The Opposition: Arctic Ice Hockey

Discussion Questions

  1. No, for real, who are all of those guys on the Jets’ blueline?
  2. Is this the year we all learn to spell Hellebuyck?
  3. Can we start a “did Blake Lizotte get his first NHL goal” countdown yet?