You had to wonder, on this day of resetting, if Kings Coach Darryl Sutter was a New Year’s resolution kind of guy.
What do the Buffalo Sabres, Carolina Hurricanes and Edmonton Oilers have in common?
The second game of this three-game trip resulted in Todd Nelson’s first win as an NHL coach. There was a clear sense of relief for the struggling Oilers and a feeling of increasing frustration for the Kings. A few more takeaways after yet another road loss.
There were so many side plots, curious twists and just flat-out weirdness during the Kings' latest road loss.
Canadian authorities are investigating what they described as “an extreme case of domestic violence” that left six adults and two young children dead at two locations in Edmonton, Alberta, and a related suicide in nearby Fort Saskatchewan, police confirmed Tuesday.
The Kings lost to the Flames right before the Christmas break, and dropped another one to Calgary on Monday night after the short holiday interruption of the NHL schedule. Softening the twin blows was their victory over the Sharks on Saturday at Staples Center.