Description: Kings center Jeff Carter stayed hot by providing a goal and two assists Saturday in a Game 3 victory over the Blackhawks.
Insight: Only teammate Anze Kopitar has produced more points than Carter this postseason. Game 4 is Monday night at Staples Center.
5/21/2014 11:07:00 PM
Description: With the Kings down 2-1 going into the third period and facing a 2-0 series deficit in the Western Conference Finals versus Chicago, Jeff Carter suddenly came to life. He had a hat trick in the final period and L.A. walked away with a 6-2 win.
Insight: The Kings scored the final six goals of the game, five in the third period. The veteran has had an outstanding postseason, putting up 16 points (seven goals) in 16 games.
5/9/2014 9:10:00 AM
Description: Los Angeles center Jeff Carter finished with a goal and an assist Thursday in a loss to Anaheim.
Insight: Carter owns a +4 rating over his last four games. Thursday snapped a six-game winning streak for the Kings. Game 4 is on Saturday.
3/27/2014 10:08:00 PM
Description: Kings forward Jeff Carter scored his 26th goal of the season Thursday at Pittsburgh.
Insight: That matches his total from last season, though he did it in 48 games compared to 64 this season. Carter has attempted nearly one more SOG per game this season than last season, however.
3/9/2014 10:44:00 PM
Description: Sunday was an eventful night for Kings center Jeff Carter.
Insight: Carter netted two goals including one on the power play. He also assisted on Trevor Lewis' goal in the second period. Because all of that wasn't enough for Carter, he decided to punch a guy and get a ten-minute misconduct. Carter and the Kings have now win six straight games. They'll have a chance to make it seven in a row Monday night at Calgary.
1/20/2014 8:32:00 PM
Description: Los Angeles center Jeff Carter has scored a goal in three straight games.
Insight: Carter scored his 19th goal of the season Monday at Boston. The sniper has recorded 20 points (12 goals) in his last 19 games.
12/28/2013 10:40:00 PM
Description: Los Angeles center Jeff Carter has 10 points (five goals) in his last eight games.
Insight: Carter scored his 12th goal of the year Saturday against the Predators and took six SOG, giving him 22 points and 108 SOG in 29 games. He's attempted 0.95 more SOG per game than last season.
12/14/2013 10:12:00 PM
Description: Los Angeles center Jeff Carter has scored five points (two goals) in his last two games.
Insight: Carter had a goal and two assists Saturday at Ottawa, giving him eight points (four goals) in nine games since returning from a broken foot.
11/25/2013 8:53:00 PM
Description: Los Angeles center Jeff Carter is back for Monday's game at Vancouver. SOURCE: Sportsnet
Insight: Carter broke his foot a little less than a month ago. He scored once in three meetings with the Canucks in 2012-13.
11/1/2013 4:07:00 PM
Description: Kings center Jeff Carter has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury. SOURCE: Los Angeles Times
Insight: He got off to a quick start with nine points (five goals) in his first 14 games. Los Angeles will have to find someone to fill his spot on Line 2 alongside Mike Richards and Matt Frattin.
10/10/2013 10:05:00 AM
Description: L.A. center Jeff Carter knocked in the game-winning goal Wednesday in an overtime victory over the Senators.
Insight: He also added a goal in the first period. The 2003 first-round pick is tied for second in the league with four goals in his first four games.
5/9/2013 9:33:00 AM
Description: Kings center Jeff Carter found the net twice Wednesday in a win over St. Louis.
Insight: Carter has now scored in back-to-back games after being held scoreless in the first three games of the series. The defending champs hold a 3-2 edge in the series with Game 6 coming up Friday night in Los Angeles.
4/6/2013 6:50:00 PM
Description: Kings winger Jeff Carter's goal Saturday against Edmonton was his fourth in the last five games. He added an assist and has six points in his last six games.
Insight: Carter scored 11 goals in a nine-game span from Feb. 19 to March 9 but had just one in 10 games after that until heating up recently. He has 22 goals and five assists this season.
3/31/2013 9:43:00 PM
Description: Kings winger Jeff Carter scored his 20th goal of the season Sunday against Dallas.
Insight: Carter has certainly cooled off after scoring a 11 goals in a nine-game span from Feb. 19 to March 9. Even with a goal Sunday, he has just three goals and five points over his last 12 games, but he has scored a goal in two straight and produced a point in three straight.
3/10/2013 10:08:00 AM
Description: Kings winger Jeff Carter extended his goal streak to four games Saturday against the Flames. He has scored at least one goal in nine of his last 10 games with 11 markers in that timeframe.
Insight: Carter is on a pace of 0.74 goals per game after scoring 0.38 goals per game last season.
3/6/2013 5:28:00 PM
Description: Kings winger Jeff Carter moved to second in the NHL with 15 goals after notching the game-winner Tuesday against the Blues. He has scored nine goals over his last eight games, including a hat trick Monday.
Insight: Carter is two behind Steven Stamkos and just six shy of his total from all of last season. However, he only has two assists.
2/28/2013 11:54:00 AM
Description: Jeff Carter is leading the Kings in goals with 11. He has scored one in five straight games.
Insight: Carter is a former 46-goal scorer back in his Philadelphia days but he only had 21 last season in 55 games with Columbus and Los Angeles. He has strictly been a goal scorer this season, registering two assists.
2/21/2013 9:29:00 AM
Description: Jeff Carter led the Kings with a goal and an assist Wednesday against Calgary.
Insight: That's his second straight game with a goal and overall, Carter has now netted four goals in his past five outings. Carter's goal to assist ratio is a little lopsided (eight goals to just two assists this season) but hey, at least he's scoring goals.
4/11/2012 12:40:00 PM
Description: Los Angeles Kings center Jeff Carter is probable for Game 1 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals Wednesday against Vancouver.
Insight: Carter hasn't been as productive as he has been the last few seasons in Philadelphia, but has been known to turn it on in the playoffs (see 2007-08 and 2009-10).
4/7/2012 3:50:00 PM
Description: Kings center Jeff Carter is questionable for Saturday versus San Jose with a bone bruise on his ankle.
Insight: Carter hasn't been as productive as he has been the last few seasons in Philadelphia. Between the Blue Jackets and the Kings, Carter has scored 21 goals and 13 assist. for 34 points compared to 84, 61 and 66 points in his previous three seasons with the Flyers.