|Born:||December 8, 1989||Draft:||2008 Kings, 2nd Overall|
|Hometown:||London, ON, CAN||Position:||Defense|
Drew Doughty (born December 8, 1989) is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenseman and alternate captain for the Los Angeles Kings of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was selected second overall by the Kings in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft from the Guelph Storm of the OHL, where he was twice voted the league’s top offensive defenseman.
Doughty made his NHL debut in 2008 as an 18-year-old and was named to the All-Rookie Team. He is a two-time Stanley Cup champion with the Kings in the 2011–12 NHL season and the 2013–14 NHL season, two-time Olympic gold medalist with the Canadian national team at Vancouver 2010 and Sochi 2014, 2009 World Championship silver medalist, 2008 World Junior Championship gold medalist, and a Norris Trophy finalist from the 2009–10, 2014–15, 2015–16 and 2017–18 seasons winning the trophy in 2015–16.
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- NHL All-Rookie Team 2009
- NHL Second All-Star Team 2010, 2015
- Stanley Cup champion 2012, 2014
- NHL All-Star Game 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
- James Norris Memorial Trophy 2016
- NHL First All-Star Team 2016, 2018
- WJC Best Defenceman 2008
- WJC All-Star Team 2008
- Olympic gold medalist 2010, 2014
- Olympic All-Star Team 2014
Born and raised in Michigan, Kyle Knopp started playing hockey when he was 3 years old. Knopp has played, coached, or worked at every level of ice hockey — including three seasons in the Ontario Hockey League and two seasons with the Detroit Red Wings where he was part of the Stanley Cup Championship team in 2008. He covers the Washington Capitals and Detroit Red Wings for The Hockey Writers and is the editor of THW’s Morning Skate newsletter. You can follow him on Twitter @THW_Knopp.