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DWIGHT KING PROFILE

by Staff Writer / Los Angeles Kings
DWIGHT KING

Team:Lethbridge
League: WHL
Height: 6-3
Weight: 218 lbs.
Position: Center/Left wing
Shoots: Left
Born: July 5, 1989 in Meadowlake, Saskatchewan
Final Ranking: 104; Mid-Term Ranking: 84

Personal Profile: Nickname is Kinger… has worn the jersey #12 since he was young… credits his brother, DJ, a St. Louis Blues’ draft pick in 2002, for having the most influence on his career… patterns his game after Joe Thornton of the San Jose Sharks – “he is an all around player that uses his size and skill”… most memorable hockey game that he has watched was the 2002 Olympic gold medalwinning game for Team Canada… most memorable hockey game played was playing for Team Western at the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge in 2005… if he could have dinner with any three people they would be: cyclist Lance Armstrong – “to see how he battled through cancer", actress Jessica Alba and Wayne Gretzky – “to meet the greatest hockey player”… admires Lance Armstrong because of his determination and will… favorites include: “fake shot to a one-hand slider” (shootout move), Colorado Avalanche (NHL team), Joe Thornton (NHL player), Tim McGraw (singer), Will Ferrell (actor) and One Tree Hill (TV show). Statistics: 12-32=44 with 39 PIMs in 62 games.

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