What you need to know ahead of tonight's game against the Florida Panthers:
When: Thursday, January 16 at 4 pm PT
Where: BB&T Center (Sunrise, FL)
Watch: FOX Sports West or FOX Sports GO (NHL.TV outside of LA area)
Listen: Kings Audio Network on iHeart Radio.
- The Dudes Brewing Company (Santa Clarita and Thousand Oaks locations)
- O'Donovans Restaurant & Pub
- Florida Panthers: 24 - 16 - 5 (53 pts)
- Kings: 18 - 25 - 5 (41 pts)
Video: LAK Recap: Kopitar scores in loss to Panthers
- FLA is tied for second-most goals scored since Jan. 1 (27).
- Their 163 total goals scored ranks tied for fourth-most among NHL teams.
- The Panthers rank tied for third in the NHL for home wins (15) and lead the NHL in goals scored on home ice (99).
- The Cats own a 9-1-0 record when Mike Matheson records a point.
- Josh Brown has tied his career-high in shots (4) twice over the past two games.
Who to Watch:
- Aleksander Barkov recorded his 17th multi-point game of the season Jan 12. vs. TOR, posting three points (1-2-3). He has four points (1-3-4) over his past two games, and he ranks second on FLA in assists (35) and points (49) this season.
- Jonathan Huberdeau notched his team-leading 18th multi-point game of the season Jan. 12 vs. TOR, posting two points (1-1-2). He became the second player in franchise history to reach the 60-point mark in 45 games or fewer, joining Pavel Bure (37-24-61 in 44 GP, 1999-00).
- Andrei Vasilevskiy has wins in three-straight starts against the Kings after beginning his career 0-2-0 vs. the Kings