In the playoffs, for any sport, depth is key. No team ever makes a deep run relying on just two or three big guns and nothing else.
This postseason the Los Angeles Kings have found themselves firing on all cylinders from the top of the lineup to the bottom. They have no shortage of players exceeding expectations and making a name for themselves amongst fans and media alike.
And as the No. 8 seed, there were plenty of non-household names on the team that are now making waves.
Here are just a few of those underrated players who have been big pieces to a very successful Kings puzzle.