Category: ‘Goalies’

Jonathan Quick Nominated for Vezina Trophy Award
April 27th, 2016 at 7:20 PM
From the Los Angeles Kings: Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick was today nominated for the Vezina Trophy, the National Hockey League announced. The Vezina Trophy is awarded “to the goalkeeper adjudged to be the best at his position.” Quick was nominated for the Vezina in 2012 (Henrik Lundqvist / New...

Jhonas Enroth Reflects on His Time with Los Angeles Kings
April 27th, 2016 at 1:16 PM
On April 24, Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jhonas Enroth spoke to the media about the team-wide disappointment that they were eliminated just five games into the postseason by the San Jose Sharks. “I was a little bit disappointed that we got eliminated that quickly. I was planning on being here for...

Jonathan Quick Named Second Star of the Week
March 21st, 2016 at 12:12 PM
Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby, Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick and Calgary Flames center Sean Monahan have been named the NHL’s “Three Stars” for the week ending March 20. FIRST STAR – SIDNEY CROSBY, C, PITTSBURGH PENGUINS Crosby shared the League lead with 2-5—7 in four outings to help the Penguins...

Jonathan Quick Sets a New Mark for U.S. Born Goalies
March 15th, 2016 at 9:27 AM
Jonathan Quick made 32 saves Monday night in the Los Angeles Kings’ 5-0 win over the Chicago Blackhawks, setting a new mark for U.S. born goalies by securing his 41st career regular-season shutout. Quick entered the game tied with both John Vanbiesbrouck and Frank Brimsek for most shutouts (40) all-time among...

Peter Budaj Signs a One-Year Contract Extension
March 2nd, 2016 at 7:02 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have signed goaltender Peter Budaj to a one-year contract extension, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. The 33-year-old Budaj (born on Aug. 18, 1982) is a 6-1, 192-pound native of Banska Bystrica, Slovakia, has appeared in 43 regular-season games this year with Ontario (AHL), posting a...