Ryan McDonagh Out Indefinitely, Add Alec Martinez!

Ryan McDonagh has officially broken into the elite ranks of fantasy defenseman this year with 43 points in 77 games all while maintaining his status as one of, if not these best lockdown defenseman in the east, and maybe the league. A lot of good that does his owners now that Alex Burrows leveled McDonagh in the waning seconds of the Rangers’ Tuesday’s 3-1 win over the Canucks...
Via Razzball Hockey
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Kings: Alec Martinez a Crowning Jewel on Defense

Alec Martinez is a vital part to the Los Angeles Kings’ success (via LetsGoKings) And the awaited return is coming at just the right point in the season. With playoffs looming, the Kings have begun to hit their stride. The Kings’ most recent road trip was capped with a 3-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins, tying the longest road winning streak in team history set from Dec...
Via Grandstand University
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Offense stays hot as Kings win fourth straight

LOS ANGELES -- So desperate for goals before the Olympic break, it appears as if the drought in Los Angeles is over. The Kings scored 11 goals in the last 60-something hours, capping off their third game back from the Olympic break with a 3-1 win over the Panthers Saturday at Staples Center. It was their fourth win in as many games, dating back to early in February when they defeated...
Via Fox Sports West
March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

'Canes stifled by Quick-led Kings for 4th straight loss

LOS ANGELES -- Alec Martinez scored the tiebreaking goal on a power play with 11:45 to play, Jonathan Quick made 24 saves, and the Los Angeles Kings beat the Carolina Hurricanes 3-1 Saturday for their third victory in four days since the Olympic break. Mike Richards scored his second goal since Thanksgiving and Justin Williams added an empty-net goal for the Kings, who have roared...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Kings' Martinez Out With Elbow Injury, Greene Back In

Los Angeles Kinmgs defenseman Alec Martinez is out with a hyperextended elbow, as reported by Jon Rosen of Martinez suffered the injury in the collision with Ducks' forward Andrew Cogliano and goaltender Jonathan Quick in the third period of Saturday’s Stadium Series game at Dodger Stadium. No official word on how long he will be out.The good news is that...
Via Sports Injury Alert
January 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Kings re-sign defenseman Alec Martinez

The Kings announced Monday that they have retained defenseman Alec Martinez, agreeing on a two-year contract and avoiding arbitration with the player, who turns 26 later this month. The announcement was made by Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi. Martinez played in 27 games last season, with a goal, four assists and 10 penalty minutes. He also played in seven of the teams 18 post...
Via Fox Sports West
July 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Alec Martinez And LA Kings Agree To A Two-Year Contract

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Kings have agreed to terms on a new two-year contract with defenseman Alec Martinez, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. Martinez, who turns 26 years old on July 26, appeared in 27 games for the Kings this past season, recording five points (1-4=5) and 10 penalty minutes.  Martinez also played in seven of the Kings’...
Via Kukla's Korner
July 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Alec Martinez needs surgery after taking a puck to the face

Alec Martinez, defenseman for the LA Kings, will require surgery after taking a puck off the face during a game for Finland's TPS Turku. The shot, one that came from the point, struck Martinez as he tried to prevent an opposing forward from positioning himself in the crease. Video of the injury can be seen below.  It's always scary when you see an opposing player frantically...
Via Puck Drunk Love
November 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Stanley Cup Finals: Game 3 video: Alec Martinez scores first playoffs goal

He’s 24, a second-year NHL player, a defenseman, and, more importantly, a Stanley Cup Finals goal scorer. Alec Martinez is a few years shy of being a household name, but his goal tonight staged the precedence when that time comes. The offensive defender six goals (12 points) this regular season and five goals (16 points) the season before. Here he is getting involved...
June 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Kings place Martinez on IR, recall Voynov

The Los Angeles Kings placed defenseman Alec Martinez on injured reserve with an upper body injury on Monday. The club also called up rookie Slava Voynov from Manchester of the American Hockey League. Martinez, in his second year, was hurt in Saturday's 5-2 win over the Minnesota Wild when he was checked into the boards by Warren Peters, who earned a five-minute major penalty...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 14, 2011  |  Discuss

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