Jeff Carter C LA 5 Days

Carter lit the lamp in Tuesday's 4-2 win over the Rangers.

Carter attacked the net upon receiving a perfect pass from Dwight King. With 54 points (26 goals, 28 assists), Carter is enjoying his most productive season with the Kings since joining the team during the 2011-12 campaign.

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Carter potted his 22nd goal of the season in Thursday's shootout win over the Canadiens.

Carter has found the net four times in his last three games, despite attempting a rather modest total of seven shots. His shooting percentage is bound to take a dip in the near future, but he's still on track for his best season in four years. His production (50 points, plus-7 rating over 64 games) has outstripped even his star teammate, Anze Kopitar, who is one point behind Carter for the team scoring lead.

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Carter scored both of his team's goals in Sunday's 5-2 loss to the Jets.

Carter followed up his 10 points in a six game stretch with three straight off the scoresheet, but he was able to end that drought with his fourth multi-goal game of the season. The 30-year-old has now tallied at least 20 goals for the eighth straight season, and should end up around the 60-point mark.

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Carter found the back of the net twice in Wednesday's 4-1 win over the Avalanche.Carter is scorching hot right now, having put up nine points over a five-game scoring streak. The Kings have won all five of those games, so it's no secret that the 30-year-old is important to the Kings' success. Carter is now two goals shy of his eighth 20-goal season and has a total of 45 points in 57 games this year.

Jeff Carter C LA 2 Months

Carter took eight shots on goal Thursday, and though he didn't score, he went home with three assists and a plus-3 rating.If you're going to fire eight shots on net without scoring, that's the way to do it. Carter's rattled off five points in the last two games after going four straight without a point, so he's heating up again. While his inconsistency can be maddening, 41 points in 54 games plays in a lot of fantasy formats.

Jeff Carter C LA 2 Months

Carter tallied a goal and an assist in Monday's 4-3 win over the Blue Jackets.The multi-point effort ends a four game slump without a point for Carter. The 30-year-old is now up to 38 points through 53 games, and while he'll need a strong second half push to match last season's 27 goals, his improvement in the assist department should allow him to surpass his 50-point output from a year ago.

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Carter had two goals and an assist in a 4-3 win over Chicago on Wednesday.

Carter now has goals in back-to-back games after having just one goal in his previous eight games in January.

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Carter picked up assists on both of the Kings' goals in Monday's win over the Maple Leafs.

Both of Carter's helpers were of the secondary variety. The forward has been a steady producer of late for the Kings, accruing four goals and nine assists over his last 12 contests.

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Carter, who picked up an assist for the Kings in a 4-3 loss Thursday, has 11 points (four goals, seven assists) in his last ten games.

Carter was really struggling in late November until the middle of December but has now found the score sheet in seven of his last nine games.

Jeff Carter C LA 3 Months

Carter indicated Tuesday morning that he was feeling under the weather, but still plans on playing in the Kings' game later in the evening against Edmonton, Jon Rosen of LA Kings Insider reports.

An illness forced Marian Gaborik out of Monday's game versus the Flames, and appears the bug might have been passed on to Carter. It doesn't sound like Carter is feeling quite as sick as Gaborik had been, however, and with the afternoon off to recuperate, he should be ready to play Tuesday night.