Alec Martinez

Alec Martinez  #27

Los Angeles Kings  Defenseman
NUMBER: 27 BIRTHDATE: July 26, 1987  (AGE 27)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Rochester Hills, MI, United States
WEIGHT: 209 DRAFTED: LAK / 2007 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 4th   (95th overall)
-Missed 18 games due to an upper-body injury, Feb. 9-Mar. 18 -Logged three points (1-2=3; ties his career-high), Jan. 3 vs. NSH...tied a career-high (third time) with a plus-3 rating -Registered an assist with eight blocked shots, Dec. 20 vs. ARI -Missed seven games due to an upper-body injury, Nov. 15-29 -Logged a career-high 26:03 TOI, Nov. 12 at ANA -Tallied a career-high in points and assists (0-3=3), Nov. 8 vs. VAN...also recorded a career-tying plus-3 rating -Had a two-game assist streak (0-4=4), Nov. 8-12 -Had a career-tying two-game goal streak (2-0=2), Oct. 31-Nov. 2 Last 5 Games: -Recorded three shots and two hits in 17:51 TOI, Mar. 30 at CHI -Tallied two blocked shots in 17:32 TOI, Mar. 28 at MIN -Registered two assists (0-2=2) on three shots in 15:09 TOI, Mar. 26 at NYI -Logged a game-high four blocked shots in 15:05 TOI, Mar. 24 at NYR -First game since his injury, recording a game-high five blocked shots in 16:23 TOI, Mar. 23 at NJD
CCHA First All-Star Team (2008) NCAA West Second All-American Team (2008) Signed as a free agent by TPS Turku (Finland), October 5, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Allen (CHL), December 31, 2012.
Quote of the Day

He scores 50 goals, they go in, they go in, and they go in. And I think, 'Why can't I do that?'

— Capitals forward Brooks Laich on teammate Alex Ovechkin, who scored his 50th goal of the season Tuesday in a 4-2 win vs. the Hurricanes