Anze Kopitar

Kopitar scores 4 times, Kings cruise to 7-1 win over Avs

Anze Kopitar was asked over and over about scoring four goals. All he wanted to do was talk about earning two points. That's the No. 1 figure on his mind.

"I'm playing for the guys in here. Our goal is to make the playoffs," Kopitar said . "That's all it comes down to."

Still, it was a pretty special evening for the Los Angeles captain.


Kopitar became the first Kings player with a four-goal game since 1993, Jonathan Quick stopped 29 shots and LA picked up another valuable road win by cruising past the Colorado Avalanche 7-1 on Thursday night.

Kopitar was so efficient that he picked up his fourth career hat trick with 7:33...

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