Daniel Taylor
Daniel Taylor
Goaltender
NUMBER: 46
HEIGHT: 6' 0"
WEIGHT: 198
CATCHES: Left
BIRTHDATE: 04/28/1986
BIRTHPLACE: Plymouth, GBR
DRAFTED: LAK: 2004-221 overall

SEASON HIGHS

Shots: 10 (3-29 vs. DAL)br>Saves: 8 (3-29 vs. DAL)br>Shutouts:
Minutes Played: 20:00 (3-29 vs. DAL)br>
THIS SEASON: Assigned to Reading April 5...Recalled from Reading April 3...Assigned to Reading April 2...Recalled from Reading March 31...Assigned to Reading March 30...Made NHL debut March 29 vs. Dallas...Was the seventh different goaltender to suit up for the Kings this season, which tied an NHL record. The 1989-90 Quebec Nordiques and 2002-03 St. Louis Blues also used seven goalies in one season...Recalled from Manchester March 27...Recorded a 13-5-2 record with a 2.40 goals-against average and .921 save percentage in 23 games prior to his call-up...Had four shutouts with Manchester this season, sixth most in the AHL at the time of his call-up...His 13 wins and 2.40 goals-against average also led Manchester this season...Named AHL Goaltender of the Month in January after he posted a 5-0-0 record with three shutouts in six appearances...Has also appeared in three games with Reading (ECHL), where he went 3-0-0 with a 2.64 goals-against average and a .917 save percentage.

LAST SEASON: Suited up and played for three different ECHL teams (Bakersfield, Wheeling and Texas) during his first pro season...Finished with a record of 7-7-2 in 17 regular season games with Bakersfield...Also went 3-1 in six postseason appearances with Texas.
2007-08: Made NHL debut March 29, 2008 vs. Dallas, stopping eight of 10 shots after entering the game in the third period…Was the seventh different goaltender to suit up for the Kings during the season, which tied an NHL record…The 1989-90 Quebec Nordiques and 2002-03 St. Louis Blues also used seven goalies in one season...Appeared in 23 regular season games for Manchester (AHL), posting a 13-5-2 record with a 2.40 goalsagainst average and .921 save percentage…Had four shutouts with Manchester, tied for sixth most in the AHL…His 13 wins and 2.40 goals-against average also led Manchester...Named AHL Goaltender of the Month in January after posting a 5-0-0 record with three shutouts in six appearances…Appeared in five regular season games with Reading (ECHL), posting a 3-0-0 record with a 2.63 goals-against average and a .917 save percentage… Also appeared in 13 playoff games with Reading, posting a 7-6 record with a 2.80 goals-against average, one shutout and .906 save percentage.