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Kings' Anze Kopitar named NHL's top star of the week
Kings' Anze Kopitar named NHL's top star of the week

It was probably best not to remind Anze Kopitar about what happened to the most recent Kings player to be named the NHL’s No. 1 star. Kings forward Jeff Carter was the league’s No. 1 star for the week ending Oct. 27 and then went into a prolonged slump, scoring two goals in about the next month and a half. But Kopitar already toiled through his own tough slump this season. He was named the league’s first star of the week on Monday -- on the basis of his nine-point performance in the last three games. The second and third stars, respectively, were Philadelphia Flyers right wing Jakub Voracek and Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury. “I just try to ride...

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