We can talk about Jonathan Quick, Anze Kopitar and Drew Doughty until we're all blue in the face - and rightfully so. The aforementioned will be counted upon to make a difference in their opening-round series against the San Jose Sharks.
But, as Kings fans know all too well, it isn't just the high-profile players that make a difference. The silver-and-black have received a plethora of support from their supporting cast over the last few years whether it would be regular season or the playoffs. Don't expect this spring to be any different.
Here are the Top 5 Unsung X Factors for the Los Angeles Kings.