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Kings' Quinton Byfield: Generates helper in loss
Byfield logged an assist and two PIM in Saturday's 5-4 loss to the Oilers in Game 6.
Byfield was a solid depth contributor on offense with a goal and three assists over six playoff games, but he also went minus-5 with eight shots on net and 15 hits. The 20-year-old had 22 points in 53 regular-season outings, and he'll look to make a significant leap in production in 2023-24.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Quinton Byfield: Bumped from top line
Byfield scored a goal in Tuesday's 6-3 loss to the Oilers in Game 5.
Byfield had a rough first period, and he was moved down to the third line, with Alex Iafallo joining the top line. After the switch, Byfield was able to provide a third-period tally, but that was little more than window dressing in the lopsided loss. The 20-year-old has a goal, two assists, a minus-4 rating, eight shots on net and 14 hits through five playoff contests.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Quinton Byfield: Records first postseason assist
Byfield notched an assist, two shots on goal and four hits in Monday's 4-3 overtime win over the Oilers.
Byfield set up the second of Adrian Kempe's tallies in the third period. It's encouraging to see Byfield remain in a top-line role at even strength to begin the playoffs, though he probably won't produce much offense with it. The 20-year-old hasn't scored a goal in 15 games, and he's picked up just five helpers over that span.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Quinton Byfield: Sends helper in loss
Byfield logged an assist and went plus-2 in Saturday's 4-3 loss to the Avalanche.
Byfield snapped an eight-game point drought with his helper. The 20-year-old's consistency is fading a bit late in the campaign, but it hasn't cost him a top-line role with Kevin Fiala (lower body) out. Byfield has three goals, 19 assists, 72 shots on net, 49 hits, 30 PIM and a plus-13 rating through 51 outings this season.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Quinton Byfield: Earns two helpers in win
Byfield registered two assists and went plus-3 in Monday's 8-2 win over the Flames.
This was Byfield's first multi-point effort since Jan. 11. The 20-year-old has been productive as a setup man lately, notching a goal and eight assists over his last 10 outings. For the season, he's at 21 points, 55 shots on net, 38 hits and a plus-10 rating through 42 appearances, mainly in a top-line role at even strength.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Quinton Byfield: Produces assist in win
Byfield notched an assist and two shots on goal in Thursday's 4-1 win over the Blue Jackets.
Byfield continues to chip in solid offense late in the season. He has a goal and six helpers over his last eight contests. The 20-year-old set up Anze Kopitar for what was the game-winning goal versus Columbus. Byfield has 19 points, 54 shots on net, a plus-8 rating, 36 hits and 22 PIM through 40 outings.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Quinton Byfield: Deposits empty-netter
Byfield scored an empty-net goal on three shots, added four PIM and logged two hits in Tuesday's 5-2 win over the Islanders.
Byfield put the Kings in some danger with his second penalty of the game, a delay of game minor for putting the puck over the glass. Just after the Kings killed it off, Byfield was able to pop in the empty-netter to secure their win. The 20-year-old is up to three goals, 18 points, 52 shots on net, 36 hits, 22 PIM and a plus-7 rating through 39 outings. He has a goal and five helpers over his last seven games.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Quinton Byfield: Helpers in five straight games
Byfield logged an assist and went plus-3 in Thursday's 5-2 win over the Avalanche.
Byfield helped out on a Gabriel Vilardi tally in the first period. This was Byfield's fifth straight game with an assist, though he is still in a goal drought that has reached 18 contests. The 20-year-old forward can still have appeal with his playmaking in deeper fantasy formats. He's up to 17 points, 47 shots on net, 33 hits, 18 PIM and a plus-7 rating through 37 outings this season.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Quinton Byfield: Assist streak at four games
Byfield registered an assist and two hits in Monday's 4-2 win over the Capitals.
Byfield has logged a helper in four straight contests, going plus-2 with six shots on net and eight hits in that span. The 20-year-old set up Mikey Anderson's tally in the third period, which was the game-winner. Byfield is up to 16 points, 46 shots, 33 hits, 18 PIM and a plus-4 rating through 36 outings this season.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Quinton Byfield: Back with Kings
Byfield was summoned from AHL Ontario on Saturday.
Byfield was loaned to the minors Friday to make him eligible for the AHL playoffs. He has notched two goals, 12 assists, 42 shots on net and 30 hits in 34 NHL games this season. Byfield is expected to play on the first line Saturday against St. Louis.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Quinton Byfield: Fine after early exit
Byfield left Saturday's 4-2 win over the Blues in the third period, but John Hoven of SiriusXM NHL Network Radio reports the 20-year-old is fine.
Byfield logged an assist earlier in the game. He was involved in a collision in the third period and didn't finish the contest, but head coach Todd McLellan indicated it won't be an issue for Byfield going forward. The young forward has picked up 15 points, 45 shots on net, 31 hits and a plus-4 rating through 35 outings this season, and he's seen most of his even-strength minutes lately on Anze Kopitar's line.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Quinton Byfield: Dropped to AHL
Byfield was demoted to AHL Ontario on Friday, per CapFriendly.
This is likely a paper move to make Byfield eligible for the AHL postseason. The Kings should bring him back up for Saturday's tilt with the Blues.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Quinton Byfield: Sets up game-winner
Byfield notched an assist and two hits in Thursday's 3-2 win over the Canadiens.
Byfield has picked up assists in consecutive games for the first time since Jan. 24-27. The 20-year-old is stuck in a 15-game goal drought, but it hasn't cost him his even-strength role on the top line. Byfield is at 14 points, 42 shots on net, 30 hits and a plus-4 rating through 34 NHL contests this season.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Quinton Byfield: Adds another helper
Byfield logged an assist and two shots on goal in Monday's 5-2 win over the Sabres.
Byfield has one assist in four of his last six games, adding a plus-4 rating, six PIM and 15 shots on net in that span. The 20-year-old is settling into a top-six role pretty well. He's up to a career-high 11 points through 26 appearances, and he's also produced 35 shots, 22 hits, 16 PIM and a plus-1 rating this season.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Quinton Byfield: Registers assist
Byfield logged an assist, five shots on goal, three hits and a plus-2 rating in Saturday's 6-0 win over the Penguins.
Byfield has earned an assist in three of his last six games, and he's also gone plus-4 in that span. The 20-year-old has found a home on the top line at even strength, but the Kings remains cautious with his usage. He's up to 10 points in 25 contests, the same total he needed 40 games to reach last season. Byfield has added 33 shots on net, 21 hits, 16 PIM and a plus-1 rating this year.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Quinton Byfield: Scores power-play goal Saturday
Byfield found the back of the net in Saturday's 5-3 loss to Nashville.
Byfield's marker came on the power play at 17:04 of the second period. It was his second goal and seventh point in 19 games in 2022-23. He entered the contest averaging just 12:49 of ice time this season, but Byfield logged 17:07 on Saturday, including 3:15 with the man advantage. If the Kings keep using him like that, then the 20-year-old might start to make significant offensive contributions.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Quinton Byfield: One of each in Wednesday's win
Byfield scored a goal and added an assist in Wednesday's 4-3 win over the Sharks.
Byfield set up an Adrian Kempe goal in the first period and then scored one of his own in the second. This was Byfield's first multi-point effort and the third of his career. The 20-year-old is starting to settle in on the top line, a role he's filled at even strength for much of January. He has six points, 13 shots on net, 10 hits, eight blocked shots and a minus-3 rating through 16 contests.... See More ... See Less
Kings' Quinton Byfield: Grabs helper in win
Byfield notched an assist in Tuesday's 3-2 win over the Stars.
Byfield had the secondary assist on Anze Kopitar's second-period marker. With Trevor Moore (upper body) and Arthur Kaliyev (lower body) out, Byfield has seen some top-line usage at even strength recently. The second overall pick from 2020 has picked up four assists, seven shots on net, seven hits and a minus-1 rating through 12 contests this season, though he's more often been in a middle-six spot. Getting more exposure to the Kings' best forwards could give Byfield a bump on offense.... See More ... See Less
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