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Kyle Clifford

25-Year-Old Left Wing – Los Angeles Kings

2016-17 NHL Stats

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2016 NHL Projections

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2016-17 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 206   DOB: 1/13/1991   BORN: Ayr, Ontario   DRAFTED: 2nd Rd, #35 Overall in 2009   Show ContractHide Contract

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Kyle Clifford Contract Information:

Signed a five-year, $8 million contract extension with the Kings in February 2015.

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Clifford was a healthy scratch for Tuesday's game against Minnesota, the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Kyle Clifford NHL Stats
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Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2010-11 19 NHL LA 76 7 7 14 -10 141 69 10.1 0 0 9:30 0 0 0 0:02 138 17
2011-12 20 NHL LA 81 5 7 12 -5 123 88 5.7 2 0 9:24 0 0 0 0:11 179 9
2012-13 21 NHL LA 48 7 7 14 1 51 56 12.5 1 0 10:36 0 0 0 0:19 155 12
2013-14 22 NHL LA 71 3 5 8 6 81 74 4.1 0 0 10:10 0 0 0 0:11 189 13
2014-15 23 NHL LA 80 6 9 15 5 87 117 5.1 1 0 10:44 0 0 0 0:06 200 14
2015-16 24 NHL LA 56 3 6 9 -1 55 68 4.4 0 0 9:21 0 0 0 0:04 111 11
2015-16 24 AHL ONT 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
2016-17 25 NHL LA 21 2 3 5 3 35 36 5.6 0 0 10:12 0 0 0 0:05 43 2

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Kyle Clifford – Playing Time Overview

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2016-17 Time On Ice Stats

10:12

Average Time On Ice

On average, Kyle Clifford was on the ice for 10:12.

0:05

Average Power Play Time On Ice

On average, Kyle Clifford was on the ice for 0:05 during power plays.

0:02

Average Short-Handed Time On Ice

On average, Kyle Clifford was on the ice for 0:02 while the team was short-handed.

Year Ice Time Power Play Short-Handed
2014-15 10:44 0:06 0:02
2015-16 9:21 0:04 0:06
2016-17 10:12 0:05 0:02

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2016-17 NHL Game Log   Kyle Clifford
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Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Dec 1 @ARI 0 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 7:55 0:14
Nov 30 SAN Did Not Play
Nov 26 CHI Did Not Play
Nov 23 NYI 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 0 10:40 0:00
Nov 20 @ANA 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 10:21 0:35
Nov 19 NJD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 3 0 12:40 0:00
Nov 17 EDM 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 12:41 0:00
Nov 15 @COL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 9:04 0:00
Nov 13 @WPG 0 0 0 1 10 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 8:41 0:00
Nov 11 @OTT 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 0 11:45 0:00
Nov 10 @MON 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 0 9:11 0:08
Nov 8 @TOR 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 2 0 13:12 0:06
Nov 5 CGY 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 0 0 8:47 0:03
Nov 3 PIT 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 2 0 9:37 0:00
Nov 1 ANA 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 7:56 0:00
Oct 30 @CHI 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 0.0 3 0 12:44 0:00
Oct 29 @STL 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 0 9:59 0:13
Oct 27 NAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 10:21 0:00
Oct 25 CLM 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 4 0 10:55 0:00
Oct 22 VAN 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 8:20 0:00
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Oct 20 @DAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 7:29 0:32
Oct 18 @MIN Did Not Play
Oct 14 PHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 6 0 10:39 0:00
Oct 12 @SAN 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 5 0 11:09 0:00

Kyle Clifford: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Clifford tallied an assist, two PIM and a plus-2 rating in Tuesday's 5-2 win over the Stars.

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Clifford played an active game on the offensive end Thursday, firing five shots on net and scoring his first goal of the season in a 5-2 loss to the Isles.

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Clifford (upper body) has been officially activated from injured reserve and is expected to rejoin the lineup Thursday against the Ducks, Jon Rosen of LA Kings Insider reports.

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Clifford (upper body) was recalled from his conditioning stint with AHL Ontario on Sunday.

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Clifford (upper body) was sent to AHL Ontario on a conditioning assignment.

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Clifford (upper body) still has yet to resume skating with the team, but feels like he is making progress, LA Kings Insider reports. "We’re just following protocol and obviously taking it one day at a time," Clifford said. "It’s just one of those things that you’ve got to be patient with. Things, they feel like they’re on the up, so it’s a good sign."

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Clifford (upper body) was on the ice following the morning skate Thursday, Lisa Dillman of the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Clifford (upper body), who has been sidelined since Dec. 6, does not appear to be nearing a return, LA Kings Insider reports.

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Clifford (upper body) was placed on injured reserve Monday, retroactive to Dec. 6, Jon Rosen of LA Kings Insider reports.

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Clifford (upper body) didn't take part in line rushes during pregame warmups, indicating he won't play Saturday against the Sabres, ESPN.com's Joe McDonald reports.

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Clifford (upper body) is out Friday against the Penguins, Jon Rosen of LA Kings Insider reports.

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Clifford (upper body) will not play in Tuesday evening's road tilt with the Blue Jackets, Jon Rosen of LA Kings Insider reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016-17

There was no outlook written for Kyle Clifford.

2014-15

Clifford has led the Kings in PIMs in each of his four seasons, though his totals have dropped in each season. He's one of the lowest possession-time forwards on the Kings and finished with the lowest point totals among regulars, but doesn't seem to be on the verge of losing his spot in the lineup. He'll return in a bottom-six role for the Kings.

2013-14

Clifford parlayed some strong play at the start of the season into a regular role with the Kings, posting 14 points (seven goals, seven assists) in 48 games. He's young enough (22) to take a step forward offensively, but doesn't ever figure to put up more than a dozen goals in the NHL. He'll give the Kings some young legs, but limited offensive upside in a third or fourth line role again.

2012-13

Clifford had a forgettable regular season (five goals and seven assists in 81 games) before suffering a concussion in the Kings' first playoff game and playing in just two postseason games after that. He's still just 21 and has the ability to move up to a third-line role, but the Kings have a host of left wingers competing with Clifford for a roster spot. He has the ability to put up double-digit goal totals, but the emergence of guys like Kyle Westgarth and Jordan Nolan muddy his outlook.

2011-12

Clifford filled the pugilist role for the Kings with Wayne Simmonds moving up the lineup and rewarded his owners with 141 PIMs in 76 games. He's never going to score much, though he did tally five points in six playoff games, and doesn't see much ice time but figures to be a nightly presence in the Kings' lineup for those looking for some goon points.

2010-11

Clifford has the size (6'1", 200 pounds) to play in the NHL right now and could conceivably push for a roster spot this year after spending the last three years in the OHL if the Kings decide to add some grit to their lineup but his offensice game isn't ready for the NHL just yet. He's likely ticketed for the AHL this season.

2009-10

Clifford was a bit of a reach when the Kings took him in the second round of the '09 entry draft but the Kings like his work ethic. His future is more of a rugged, physical forward who doesn't figure to light the lamp very often.