Jeff Carter
NUMBER: 77 BIRTHDATE: January 1, 1985  (AGE 30)
HEIGHT: 6' 4" BIRTHPLACE: London, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 212 DRAFTED: PHI / 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (11th overall)
-Has nine points (8-1=9) in the last 13 games and 19 points (12-7=19) in the last 21 games -Leads the team in goals (26) and GWG (five) -Scored his first SHG of the season (last: Oct. 21, 2013 vs. CGY), Mar. 3 at EDM -Had a six-game point streak (4-6=10), Feb. 9-21...tied for the longest streak by a King this season (third time) -The Kings are 13-1-0 this season when he tallies more than one point -Tied his career-high in both points and assists (1-3=4; set earlier this season), Dec. 18 vs. STL Last 5 Games: -Registered an assist (0-1=1) on two shots with two hits in 18:51 TOI, Mar. 26 at NYI...won 10-of-16 faceoffs (63%) -Scored a goal (1-0=1) with three hits on two shots in 16:59 TOI, Mar. 24 at NYR -Logged two shots in 19:14 TOI, Mar. 23 at NJD -Tallied three shots in 20:00 TOI, Mar. 21 vs. VAN -Scored his team-leading 25th goal of the season (1-0=1)on three shots in 16:03 TOI, Mar. 18 at ANA
OHL Second All-Star Team (2004) OHL First All-Star Team (2005) Canadian Major Junior Sportsman of the Year (2005) Canadian Major Junior First All-Star Team (2005) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2009) Traded to Columbus by Philadelphia for Jakub Voracek and Columbus's 1st (Sean Couturier) and 3rd (Nick Cousins) round choices in 2011 Entry Draft, June 23, 2011. Traded to Los Angeles by Columbus for Jack Johnson and Los Angeles' 1st round choice (Marko Dano) in 2013 Entry Draft, February 23, 2012.
Quote of the Day

For six months, it's a really good accomplishment. But as soon as April [11, the end of the regular season] comes around, no one thinks about the regular season anymore. For six months, it's a real battle to get into the playoffs in the NHL these days. There are a lot of good teams, and it takes consistency over a long time.

— Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau on clinching a playoff berth after a win against the Islanders on Saturday
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