2002–03 Los Angeles Kings season

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2002–03 Los Angeles Kings
Division 3rd Pacific
2002–03 record 33–36–6
Team information
General Manager Dave Taylor
Coach Andy Murray
Captain Mattias Norstrom

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

The Kings tied the Detroit Red Wings, New Jersey Devils and Washington Capitals for the fewest short-handed goals allowed, with just four.[1]

Final standings[edit]

Pacific Division
No. CR GP W L T OTL GF GA Pts
1 1 Dallas Stars 82 46 17 15 4 245 169 111
2 7 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim 82 40 27 9 6 203 193 95
3 10 Los Angeles Kings 82 33 37 6 6 203 221 78
4 11 Phoenix Coyotes 82 31 35 11 5 204 230 78
5 14 San Jose Sharks 82 28 37 9 8 214 239 73

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Note: CR = Conference rank; GP = Games played; W = Wins; L = Losses; T = Ties; OTL = Overtime loss; GF = Goals for; GA = Goals against; Pts = Points
         Bolded teams qualified for the playoffs.


Schedule and results[edit]

No. R Date Score Opponent Record
4 L October 17, 2002 1–4 Colorado Avalanche (2002–03) 3–1–0–0
5 T October 19, 2002 2–2 OT Vancouver Canucks (2002–03) 3–1–1–0
6 T October 23, 2002 3–3 OT @ Detroit Red Wings (2002–03) 3–1–2–0
7 W October 25, 2002 6–2 @ New York Rangers (2002–03) 4–1–2–0
8 L October 27, 2002 1–5 @ Columbus Blue Jackets (2002–03) 4–2–2–0
9 W October 29, 2002 4–0 @ Atlanta Thrashers (2002–03) 5–2–2–0
10 L October 31, 2002 1–2 OT @ Chicago Blackhawks (2002–03) 5–2–2–1
11 W November 2, 2002 6–5 OT Nashville Predators (2002–03) 6–2–2–1
12 L November 4, 2002 2–5 Minnesota Wild (2002–03) 6–3–2–1
13 L November 5, 2002 2–5 @ San Jose Sharks (2002–03) 6–4–2–1
14 W November 8, 2002 3–2 @ Ottawa Senators (2002–03) 7–4–2–1
15 L November 9, 2002 1–3 @ Montreal Canadiens (2002–03) 7–5–2–1
16 L November 12, 2002 3–4 OT @ Toronto Maple Leafs (2002–03) 7–5–2–2
17 L November 14, 2002 2–3 @ Vancouver Canucks (2002–03) 7–6–2–2
18 W November 16, 2002 4–1 @ Edmonton Oilers (2002–03) 8–6–2–2
19 T November 19, 2002 2–2 OT @ Minnesota Wild (2002–03) 8–6–3–2
20 L November 21, 2002 2–3 OT @ St. Louis Blues (2002–03) 8–6–3–3
21 W November 23, 2002 2–0 Dallas Stars (2002–03) 9–6–3–3
22 L November 27, 2002 2–5 Florida Panthers (2002–03) 9–7–3–3
23 T November 29, 2002 2–2 OT @ Mighty Ducks of Anaheim (2002–03) 9–7–4–3
24 W November 30, 2002 4–1 Chicago Blackhawks (2002–03) 10–7–4–3
25 L December 5, 2002 2–3 Nashville Predators (2002–03) 10–8–4–3
26 L December 7, 2002 2–4 Columbus Blue Jackets (2002–03) 10–9–4–3
27 W December 10, 2002 3–0 @ Nashville Predators (2002–03) 11–9–4–3
28 W December 11, 2002 3–0 @ Dallas Stars (2002–03) 12–9–4–3
29 W December 14, 2002 3–2 OT Pittsburgh Penguins (2002–03) 13–9–4–3
30 L December 15, 2002 1–2 @ Phoenix Coyotes (2002–03) 13–10–4–3
31 W December 17, 2002 6–2 St. Louis Blues (2002–03) 14–10–4–3
32 W December 19, 2002 5–4 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim (2002–03) 15–10–4–3
33 L December 22, 2002 1–3 @ Chicago Blackhawks (2002–03) 15–11–4–3
34 L December 23, 2002 0–5 @ St. Louis Blues (2002–03) 15–12–4–3
35 W December 26, 2002 4–3 OT Phoenix Coyotes (2002–03) 16–12–4–3
36 L December 29, 2002 1–6 @ Colorado Avalanche (2002–03) 16–13–4–3
37 L December 30, 2002 0–2 Chicago Blackhawks (2002–03) 16–14–4–3
38 L January 2, 2003 1–4 Philadelphia Flyers (2002–03) 16–15–4–3
39 L January 4, 2003 2–3 Dallas Stars (2002–03) 16–16–4–3
40 W January 6, 2003 3–2 @ Minnesota Wild (2002–03) 17–16–4–3
41 L January 7, 2003 4–7 @ Dallas Stars (2002–03) 17–17–4–3
42 L January 9, 2003 4–5 Edmonton Oilers (2002–03) 17–18–4–3
43 L January 11, 2003 1–2 St. Louis Blues (2002–03) 17–19–4–3
44 W January 13, 2003 3–2 OT San Jose Sharks (2002–03) 18–19–4–3
45 L January 16, 2003 0–2 @ Edmonton Oilers (2002–03) 18–20–4–3
46 L January 18, 2003 1–2 OT @ Calgary Flames (2002–03) 18–20–4–4
47 L January 22, 2003 5–6 @ Mighty Ducks of Anaheim (2002–03) 18–21–4–4
48 L January 23, 2003 1–2 Minnesota Wild (2002–03) 18–22–4–4
49 W January 25, 2003 2–1 OT New Jersey Devils (2002–03) 19–22–4–4
50 L January 27, 2003 0–3 San Jose Sharks (2002–03) 19–23–4–4
51 L January 28, 2003 1–3 @ San Jose Sharks (2002–03) 19–24–4–4
52 W January 30, 2003 3–0 Ottawa Senators (2002–03) 20–24–4–4
53 W February 5, 2003 4–3 Phoenix Coyotes (2002–03) 21–24–4–4
54 W February 7, 2003 8–2 Carolina Hurricanes (2002–03) 22–24–4–4
55 L February 9, 2003 1–3 @ Dallas Stars (2002–03) 22–25–4–4
56 W February 11, 2003 3–2 @ Nashville Predators (2002–03) 23–25–4–4
57 W February 13, 2003 4–2 Calgary Flames (2002–03) 24–25–4–4
58 L February 15, 2003 2–3 New York Islanders (2002–03) 24–26–4–4
59 W February 17, 2003 3–2 San Jose Sharks (2002–03) 25–26–4–4
60 L February 20, 2003 0–5 @ Philadelphia Flyers (2002–03) 25–27–4–4
61 W February 21, 2003 4–1 @ Buffalo Sabres (2002–03) 26–27–4–4
62 L February 24, 2003 4–5 @ Detroit Red Wings (2002–03) 26–28–4–4
63 W February 25, 2003 5–3 @ Pittsburgh Penguins (2002–03) 27–28–4–4
64 L February 27, 2003 1–3 @ Columbus Blue Jackets (2002–03) 27–29–4–4
65 W March 1, 2003 4–1 Atlanta Thrashers (2002–03) 28–29–4–4
66 L March 4, 2003 1–2 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim (2002–03) 28–30–4–4
67 L March 6, 2003 1–2 Edmonton Oilers (2002–03) 28–31–4–4
68 W March 8, 2003 2–1 Montreal Canadiens (2002–03) 29–31–4–4
69 L March 10, 2003 2–3 Detroit Red Wings (2002–03) 29–32–4–4
70 L March 12, 2003 2–4 @ Tampa Bay Lightning (2002–03) 29–33–4–4
71 W March 14, 2003 3–1 @ Washington Capitals (2002–03) 30–33–4–4
72 T March 15, 2003 0–0 OT @ Carolina Hurricanes (2002–03) 30–33–5–4
73 L March 18, 2003 1–4 Calgary Flames (2002–03) 30–34–5–4
74 T March 20, 2003 2–2 OT Tampa Bay Lightning (2002–03) 30–34–6–4
75 L March 22, 2003 3–4 OT Boston Bruins (2002–03) 30–34–6–5
76 L March 25, 2003 1–2 OT Columbus Blue Jackets (2002–03) 30–34–6–6
77 L March 27, 2003 0–3 @ Colorado Avalanche (2002–03) 30–35–6–6
78 L March 29, 2003 1–5 Vancouver Canucks (2002–03) 30–36–6–6
79 W March 31, 2003 5–4 OT @ Phoenix Coyotes (2002–03) 31–36–6–6
80 W April 2, 2003 5–3 Colorado Avalanche (2002–03) 32–36–6–6
81 L April 4, 2003 1–2 OT @ Calgary Flames (2002–03) 32–36–6–7
82 W April 6, 2003 2–0 @ Vancouver Canucks (2002–03) 33–36–6–7

Playoffs[edit]

The Kings failed to qualify for the 2003 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Player statistics[edit]

Regular season
Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG SHG GWG
Palffy, ZigmundZigmund Palffy RW 76 37 48 85 47 22 10 2 5
Schneider, MathieuMathieu Schneider D 65 14 29 43 57 0 10 0 1
Smolinski, BryanBryan Smolinski C 58 18 20 38 18 -1 6 1 8
Modry, JaroslavJaroslav Modry D 82 13 25 38 68 -13 8 0 1
Armstrong, DerekDerek Armstrong C 66 12 26 38 30 5 2 0 1
Belanger, EricEric Belanger C 62 16 19 35 26 -5 0 3 1
Frolov, AlexanderAlexander Frolov LW 79 14 17 31 34 12 1 0 3
Allison, JasonJason Allison C 26 6 22 28 22 9 2 0 3
Visnovsky, LubomirLubomir Visnovsky D 57 8 16 24 28 2 1 0 1
Laperriere, IanIan Laperriere RW 73 7 12 19 122 -9 1 1 1
Deadmarsh, AdamAdam Deadmarsh RW 20 13 4 17 21 2 4 0 1
Eloranta, MikkoMikko Eloranta LW 75 5 12 17 56 -15 1 0 1
Rasmussen, ErikErik Rasmussen LW/C 57 4 12 16 28 -1 0 0 1
Chartrand, BradBrad Chartrand C 62 8 6 14 33 -10 0 1 2
Corvo, JoeJoe Corvo D 50 5 7 12 14 2 2 0 0
Heinze, SteveSteve Heinze RW 27 5 7 12 12 -5 1 0 0
Johnson, CraigCraig Johnson LW 70 3 6 9 22 -13 0 0 0
Bednar, JaroslavJaroslav Bednar RW 15 0 9 9 4 3 0 0 0
Cammalleri, MichaelMichael Cammalleri C 28 5 3 8 22 -4 2 0 2
Norton, BradBrad Norton D 53 3 3 6 97 1 0 0 0
Miller, AaronAaron Miller D 49 1 5 6 24 -7 0 0 0
Norstrom, MattiasMattias Norstrom D 82 0 6 6 49 0 0 0 0
Kelly, SteveSteve Kelly C 15 2 3 5 0 -6 0 0 1
Aulin, JaredJared Aulin C/RW 17 2 2 4 0 -3 1 0 0
Avery, SeanSean Avery C 12 1 3 4 33 0 0 0 0
Lilja, AndreasAndreas Lilja D 17 0 3 3 14 5 0 0 0
Yushkevich, DmitriDmitri Yushkevich D 42 0 3 3 24 -4 0 0 0
Zizka, TomasTomas Zizka D 10 0 3 3 4 -4 0 0 0
McAlpine, ChrisChris McAlpine D 21 0 2 2 24 -4 0 0 0
Schmidt, ChrisChris Schmidt C/D 10 0 2 2 5 -1 0 0 0
Sim, JonJon Sim LW 14 0 2 2 19 -3 0 0 0
Smithson, JerredJerred Smithson C 22 0 2 2 21 -5 0 0 0
Flinn, RyanRyan Flinn LW 19 1 0 1 28 0 0 0 0
Holland, JasonJason Holland D 2 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
Storr, JamieJamie Storr G 39 0 1 1 8 0 0 0 0
Barney, ScottScott Barney C 5 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0
Bekar, DerekDerek Bekar LW 6 0 0 0 4 -1 0 0 0
Belanger, KenKen Belanger LW 4 0 0 0 17 0 0 0 0
Brennan, KipKip Brennan LW 19 0 0 0 57 0 0 0 0
Huet, CristobalCristobal Huet G 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kuznetsov, MaximMaxim Kuznetsov D 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Potvin, FelixFelix Potvin G 42 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
Rosa, PavelPavel Rosa RW 2 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L T/OT GA GAA SO SA SV SV%
Potvin, FelixFelix Potvin 2367 42 17 20 3 105 2.66 3 987 882 .894
Storr, JamieJamie Storr 2027 39 12 19 2 86 2.55 3 904 818 .905
Huet, CristobalCristobal Huet 541 12 4 4 1 21 2.33 1 241 220 .913
Team: 4935 82 33 43 6 212 2.58 7 2132 1920 .901

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Note:

Pos = Position; GPI = Games played in; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; PIM = Penalty minutes; +/- = Plus/minus; PPG = Power-play goals; SHG = Short-handed goals; GWG = Game-winning goals
Min, TOI = Minutes played; W = Wins; L = Losses; T,T/OT = Ties; OTL = Overtime losses; GA = Goals-against; GAA = Goals-against average; SO = Shutouts; SA = Shots against; SV = Shots saved; SV% = Save percentage;

Awards and records[edit]

Transactions[edit]

Roster[edit]

Draft picks[edit]

Los Angeles's draft selections of the 2002 NHL Entry Draft held June 22–23 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario:

Farm teams[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.hockey-reference.com/leagues/NHL_2003.html
  2. ^ Dinger, Ralph, ed. (2009). The National Hockey League Official Guide & Record Book/2010. Dan Diamond & Associates. p. 163. 
  3. ^ "2002-03 Los Angeles Kings Statistics - Hockey-Reference.com". hockey-reference.com. Retrieved 2009-07-10.