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Kings' Adrian Kempe: Scores on power play
Kempe scored a power-play goal on seven shots, blocked three shots and added two hits in Saturday's 5-4 loss to the Oilers in Game 6.
Kempe provided a second-period tally to spark a small rally. The 26-year-old was a standout part of the Kings' offense in the first round with five goals, three assists, three power-play points, 31 shots on net, 21 hits and a minus-3 rating through six playoff contests. He should continue to be a solid top-six forward and a mid-round fantasy target in drafts next fall.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Adrian Kempe: Earns two points in loss
Kempe scored a goal on four shots, added an assist and logged six hits in Tuesday's 6-3 loss to the Oilers in Game 5.
Kempe was a bright spot for the Kings again, earning both of his points in the first period. The 26-year-old has accumulated four goals, three assists, 24 shots on net, 19 hits and a minus-2 rating through five playoff contests. With the Kings facing elimination in Saturday's Game 6, another big performance from Kempe could help them force a decisive Game 7.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Adrian Kempe: Stays red hot
Kempe netted a goal in a 3-2 overtime victory over Edmonton in Game 3 on Friday.
Kempe scored on the power play midway through the second period to tie the contest at 2-2. He's been fantastic in this first-round series, supplying four goals and five points over three contests. During 82 regular-season outings, Kempe set career highs with 41 goals and 67 points.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Adrian Kempe: Provides helper in Game 2 loss
Kempe notched an assist, four shots on goal and two hits in Wednesday's 4-2 loss to the Oilers in Game 2.
Kempe set up Phillip Danault on the Kings' first tally of the game. With two goals, one assist, 12 shots and six hits through two playoff outings, Kempe is making his presence felt in a variety of ways. The 26-year-old should continue to be a force as the series shifts to Los Angeles -- he recorded 38 of his 67 points this season on home ice.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Adrian Kempe: Scores twice in third-period rally
Kempe scored two goals on eight shots and added four hits in Monday's 4-3 overtime win over the Oilers.
Kempe got the Kings on the board early in the third period and again pulled them within a goal later in the frame. The 26-year-old put up a 41-goal, 67-point campaign while playing in all 82 games this season, and he's carried over his strong shooting into the postseason. Kempe should continue to get plenty of looks in a top-line role and on the first power-play unit.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Adrian Kempe: Leads offense with hat trick
Kempe scored three goals on nine shots and added an assist in Thursday's 5-3 win over the Ducks.
Kempe's first two goals came on the power play, and he also scored an empty-netter. With the hat trick, he earned his first 40-goal campaign, finishing with 41 tallies and 26 helpers through 82 contests. The 26-year-old forward surged late in the campaign with nine points over his last seven outings. Kempe should continue to log top-line minutes alongside Anze Kopitar in the first round against the Oilers.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Adrian Kempe: Racks up three points in loss
Kempe scored twice on nine shots, dished a power-play assist, went plus-2 and added 10 PIM in Saturday's 4-3 loss to the Avalanche.
Kempe made an impact on offense, netting his 37th and 38th goals of the campaign. Late in the third period, he was checked in the head by Andrew Cogliano, setting off a melee that saw Kempe receive a misconduct penalty. The 26-year-old forward is enjoying career-best production with 63 points (18 on the power play), 238 shots on net, 119 hits, 50 PIM and a plus-22 rating through 80 contests. He has two goals and three helpers through five outings in April.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Adrian Kempe: Picks up power-play helper
Kempe notched a power-play assist, five hits and a minus-2 rating in Thursday's 5-2 loss to the Golden Knights.
Kempe set up Anze Kopitar on the Kings' first goal of the game. It's been a quiet stretch for Kempe lately -- he has just two assists over his last six contests. For the season, the 26-year-old has still enjoyed a career year with 60 points (17 on the power play), 229 shots on net, 119 hits, 40 PIM and a plus-20 rating through 79 appearances.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Adrian Kempe: Nets a pair in win
Kempe scored twice, including a shorthanded marker, in Sunday's 7-6 win over St. Louis.
Kempe extended the Kings' lead to 3-0 in the first period, beating Joel Hofer with a wrist shot while shorthanded. Kempe would add a second goal in the third, one-timing a Vladislav Gavrikov feed from the slot. The 26-year-old Kempe has four goals and six points in his last three contests. He's up to 36 goals, a new career high, and 22 assists through 73 games this season.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Adrian Kempe: Scores pair of goals in blowout win
Kempe scored twice, dished a power-play assist, went plus-3 and added four hits in Monday's 8-2 win over the Flames.
Kempe scored twice in the second period to squash the Flames' comeback hopes. The 26-year-old has six goals and three helpers through nine games in March. He's up to 34 tallies, one shy of his career high, with a career-best 55 points, 211 shots on net, 103 hits and a plus-19 rating through 71 contests overall.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Adrian Kempe: Reaches 20-assist mark
Kempe recorded a power-play assist, four shots on goal and two hits in Tuesday's 5-2 win over the Islanders.
Kempe has four goals and two helpers over his last five contests. His assist Tuesday gave him 20 for the season to go with his 32 goals. The 26-year-old forward has picked up 15 power-play points, 205 shots on net, 95 hits and a plus-16 rating, and he's on track to finish with a career high in nearly every major category.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Adrian Kempe: Tallies twice Thursday
Kempe scored a pair of goals on four shots, logged three hits and added two PIM in Thursday's 5-2 win over the Avalanche.
Kempe opened the scoring at 8:37 of the first period and tallied the game-winner 24 seconds into the third. He's heating up again with multiple points in each of his last two games. The 26-year-old forward is up to 32 goals -- three shy of matching his career high -- 19 assists, 199 shots on net, 90 hits, 36 PIM and a plus-15 rating through 66 contests in what's likely to end up as a career year.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Adrian Kempe: One of each in Monday's win
Kempe scored an empty-net goal on two shots, added an assist, doled out two hits and went plus-2 in Monday's 4-2 win over the Capitals.
Kempe reached the 30-goal mark for the second straight season by just beating the buzzer for an empty-netter. He's picked up three points over his last two contests after a four-game point drought from Feb. 24-March 2. The 26-year-old forward is up to 49 points, 195 shots, 87 hits and a plus-13 rating through 65 outings overall.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Adrian Kempe: Tallies in Saturday's win
Kempe scored a goal on four shots in Saturday's 4-2 win over the Blues.
Kempe snapped a seven-game goal drought with the second-period marker, and he'd gone four contests without a point. The 26-year-old winger is usually more effective on offense, but he's taken a backseat to Anze Kopitar's starring role lately. Kempe is up to 29 tallies, 47 points, 193 shots on net, 85 hits and a plus-11 rating through 64 outings this season.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Adrian Kempe: Picks up helper Tuesday
Kempe notched an assist and three shots on goal in Tuesday's 2-1 loss to the Wild.
Kempe helped out on Anze Kopitar's goal late in the third period. The assist extended Kempe's point streak to six games (eight goals, three helpers). The 26-year-old remains productive in a top-line role -- he's up to 44 points (14 on the power play), 173 shots on net, 80 hits and a plus-9 rating through 58 contests overall.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Adrian Kempe: Nets power-play marker
Kempe scored a power-play goal on five shots in Friday's 6-3 win over the Ducks.
By his recent standards, this was a quiet game for Kempe. He's scored eight times over his last four contests, and he's added one helper and 19 shots in that span. The 26-year-old is up to 28 tallies, 15 helpers, 14 power-play points, 167 shots on net, 78 hits and a plus-7 rating through 56 outings this season. With the Kings on a three-game winning streak and Kempe red-hot, he should have no problem remaining in a top-line role.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Adrian Kempe: Stays hot Monday
Kempe scored a shorthanded goal on four shots, added an assist and logged two hits in Monday's 5-2 win over the Sabres.
This was Kempe's fourth multi-point effort in his last five games. The 26-year-old has eight goals and two helpers over that span. He's getting it done in all situations, which includes a top-six role at even strength. For the season, the Swedish forward has 27 tallies, 42 points, 162 shots on net, 77 hits and a plus-7 rating through 55 outings. He's produced 13 power-play points and two shorthanded goals.... See More ... See Less
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