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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. 
list ordered by

1
407 107
Wayne Gretzky is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Centerman

2
335 84
Luc Robitaille is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Left Wing

3
308 105
Anže Kopitar is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Centerman

4
242 86
Rob Blake is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Defenseman

5
262 97
Jonathan Quick is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Goaltender

6
273 100
Marcel Dionne is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Centerman

7
244 87
Drew Doughty is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Defenseman

8
164 79
Dustin Brown is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Right wing

9
145 67
Jeff Carter is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
ari3797 added Centerman

10
91 24
Jari Kurri is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time

11
126 68
Justin Williams is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
DonaldCloud added Right wing

12
99 48
Félix Potvin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
AndyYoung added Goaltender

13
133 100
Rogie Vachon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Goaltender

14
119 96
Bernie Nicholls is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Centerman

15
123 98
Dave Taylor is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Forward

16
99 105
Ziggy Palffy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Ziggy Palffy

17
79 82
Butch Goring is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
slaft added Butch Goring

18
85 83
Kelly Hrudey is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Goaltender

19
83 82
Charlie Simmer is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Left Wing

20
60 38
Michael Cammalleri is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Left Wing

21
80 86
Marty McSorley is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Defenseman

22
57 25
Tyler Toffoli is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Centerman

23
52 23
Alec Martinez is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time
Defenseman

24
53 66
Alexander Frolov is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time

25
51 23
Tomas Sandström is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time