The Kings played three games during the week, a 6-1 loss at Colorado on Tuesday, a 6-2 win over St. Louis on Thursday and Saturday's 3-1 win over Minnesota. Archive: Plays of the Week Dec. 1-7
The nominees are Dustin Brown
and his acrobatic tip-in vs. St. Louis on Thursday, the first goal of his first career hat trick; Kopitar's amazing second effort later that game; rookie (should we even call him a rookie anymore?) defenseman Drew Doughty
and his goal-saving play vs. the Wild; Erik Ersberg's point-blank save vs. Minnesota and finally Patrick O'Sullivan and Denis Gauthier's one-two punch vs. the Blues.