On Saturday Jeff Carter became a member of the 1,000 NHL Games Played club. It was also his 500th game in an LA Kings sweater, in which he scored the game-winning goal against the Vegas Golden Knights. The forward will be honored tomorrow at center ice prior to the Kings vs. Edmonton Oilers game STAPLES Center.
Video: VGK@LAK: Carter nets go-ahead goal in milestone game
The ceremony, which recognized an official NHL Milestone and will be hosted by Kings Hall of Fame Radio Play-by-Play Announcer Nick Nickson, will air live on FOX Sports West and the LA Kings Audio Network.
Carter became the 338th player in NHL history to reach the 1,000 games played plateau and the 23rd to do so while skating in a Kings sweater. All time he is the 57th player to have played for the Kings to reach the milestone. Dustin Brown and Anze Kopitar have each played in more than 1,000 games.
In the meantime, get excited for the game with some of our favorite Carter moments:
A look at 15 reasons why we love Jeff Carter.
Seven of our Favorite Jeff Carter Moments
His current and former teammates joined in congratulating Carter on the moment: