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A list of the greatest Los Angeles Kings of all time. Since the team's inception in 1967, the Kings were known as one of the NHL's perennial disappointments and underacheiving teams in the league. The team had some of the greatest players in hockey history to wear the black, silver, purple and gold. In 1988, the Kings brought the best player to put on two skates to Los Angeles in Wayne Gretzky. However, the Great One wasn't able to propel the snakebit franchise to greatness, though in fairness he did lead them to a Stanley Cup finals berth in 1993. But the Kings fell short, despite having a number of franchise greats like Gretzky, Luc Robitaille and Rob Blake.

However, in 2012, after a 45 year wait, Los Angeles was treated to its first Stanley Cup after blitzing through the league. Led by new stars like goalie Jonathan Quick, the Kings's first Stanley Cup winner featured some of the brightest young stars in team history. Dustin Brown and Anze Kopitar are among a group of players who are some the best players to suit up for the Kings. 

So who are the greatest Los Angeles Kings of all time? Who are the best players to wear the Kings logo? This list aims to answer that question and if you notice that someone isn't on this list and should be considered among the top Kings players ever, feel free to add him to this list. 

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Wayne Gretzky is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Wayne Gretzky Centerman

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290 74
Luc Robitaille is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Luc Robitaille Left Wing

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212 66
Rob Blake is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Rob Blake Defenseman

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262 100
Anže Kopitar is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Anže Kopitar Centerman

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227 89
Jonathan Quick is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Jonathan Quick Goaltender

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210 80
Drew Doughty is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Drew Doughty Defenseman

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234 96
Marcel Dionne is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Marcel Dionne Centerman

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131 54
Jeff Carter is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
ari3797 added Jeff Carter Centerman

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143 68
Dustin Brown is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Dustin Brown Right wing

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118 56
Justin Williams is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
DonaldCloud added Justin Williams Right wing

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Félix Potvin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
AndyYoung added Félix Potvin Goaltender

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Jari Kurri is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time

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Stéphane Fiset is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Stéphane Fiset Goaltender

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Yanic Perreault is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Yanic Perreault Centerman

The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time

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Cristobal Huet is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Ari Aries added Cristobal Huet Goaltender

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Adam Deadmarsh is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
CMCSS03 added Adam Deadmarsh Right wing

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Michael Cammalleri is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Michael Cammalleri Left Wing

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46 18
Jack Johnson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Jack Johnson Defenseman

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41 14
Willie Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Willie Mitchell Defenseman

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43 16
Garry Galley is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Garry Galley Defenseman

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Rogie Vachon is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Rogie Vachon Goaltender

Jimmy Fallon's All-Time Best Music Parodies

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Jarret Stoll is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Jarret Stoll Centerman

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48 22
Tyler Toffoli is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Tyler Toffoli Centerman

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42 18
Jake Muzzin is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Jake Muzzin Defenseman

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98 92
Bernie Nicholls is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Bernie Nicholls Centerman

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42 20
Tomas Sandström is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time

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Dave Taylor is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Dave Taylor Forward

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40 20
Alec Martinez is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Alec Martinez Defenseman

The Best Songs With Button in the Title

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Philippe Boucher is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time

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Ziggy Palffy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Ziggy Palffy

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Marty McSorley is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Marty McSorley Defenseman

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Charlie Simmer is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Charlie Simmer Left Wing

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34 26
Bryan Smolinski is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
CMCSS03 added Bryan Smolinski Centerman

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Butch Goring is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
slaft added Butch Goring

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Kelly Hrudey is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Kelly Hrudey Goaltender

List of Shark Tale Characters

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Martin Straka is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Ari Aries added Martin Straka Forward

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26 16
Matt Greene is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Matt Greene Defenseman

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50 60
Alexander Frolov is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time

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52 67
Jim Fox is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Jim Fox

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23 16
Mathieu Schneider is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Mathieu Schneider Defenseman

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23 16
Joe Corvo is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Joe Corvo Defenseman

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Tony Granato is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time

'90s Movies That Totally Defined Teenage Girl Life

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Larry Murphy is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Larry Murphy Defenseman

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26 21
Steve Duchesne is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Steve Duchesne Defenseman

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Ľubomír Višňovský is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time

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Tiger Williams is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
AndyYoung added Dave "Tiger" Williams Left Wing, Forward

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Rob Scuderi is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Rob Scuderi Defenseman

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39 51
Mattias Norström is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time

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23 21
Jimmy Carson is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Jimmy Carson Centerman

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29 38
Jozef Stümpel is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
CMCSS03 added Jozef Stümpel Centerman