CURRENT NOTES: T-16th in the NHL in goals (15), 2nd on the team…Leads all NHL rookies in goals and points
2013-14: Tallied a goal and an assist on Nov. 29 vs. St. Louis…Scored the game-tying goal with the extra attacker and 1:05 left in the third period on Nov. 14 at Vancouver…Recorded a goal and an assist on Nov. 10 at Winnipeg…Tallied his third multi-point game of the season (1-1=2) on Nov. 5 vs. Buffalo…Was named NHL Rookie of the Month for October…Has scored three times within the first 76 seconds of a game this season: Oct. 5 vs. PHX, Oct. 12 vs. OTT and Oct. 27 at OTT…Named NHL’s First Star of the Week for week of Oct. 13 with 5 goals in 3 games…First NHL player to score seven goals in his first five games since Edmonton Oilers' Blair McDonald (1979-80)
FIN FACTS: Nickname is “Hammer” in the Sharks dressing room…prefers Czech pronunciation of his first name, TOE-mawsh.
I don't know what to say, to be honest with you. You get a couple [goals], and it's pretty much a done deal. He's been great. I don't know how many times I have said this before: He's giving us a chance and that's all you really want.
— Kings forward Anze Kopitar on rookie goalie Martin Jones, who improved to 8-0-0 after a shootout win over the Avalanche on Saturday