| Oct 15, 2013
| 7:27 PM
TAMPA, Fla. — The goalie was sharp, right from the opening shift. The team attacked with impressive speed up the middle. And its best players were the best players on Tuesday night, finishing with opportunistic flair.
This description happens to...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 2:26 PM
TAMPA — Mike Richards? None. Anze Kopitar? None. Jarret Stoll? None. Colin Fraser? None.
That would be a grand total of no goals from the Kings' centers. Even Trevor Lewis, who has shifted over to that position of late, has not scored.
| Oct 14, 2013
| 6:23 PM
TAMPA, Fla. — It may not last more than one afternoon in practice or it could be an enduring partnership, but at the very least the combination of center Anze Kopitar and right wing Jeff Carter is an intriguing idea.
Kings Coach Darryl Sutter...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 7:05 PM
SUNRISE, Fla. — Even though Kings goalie Ben Scrivens was surrounded by the media in the hallway after recording a shutout, teammate Willie Mitchell managed to penetrate the scrum with a pertinent observation.
"The Professor," the defenseman said,...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 2:50 PM
SUNRISE, Fla. -- Kings Coach Darryl Sutter said that backup goalie Ben Scrivens would get his first start this season at some point on this four-game trip.
Some point arrived Sunday afternoon.
And it made total sense. Scrivens has excellent career...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 4:02 PM
SUNRISE, Fla. — Kings left wing Dwight King had his own definition of what was politely called a rough start on the season-opening trip to Minnesota and Winnipeg.
"I had two below-mediocre games on the road," King said. "And had a talk with the...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 10:57 PM
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Who knew Kings right wing Trevor Lewis was just patiently waiting to break out as a goalie?
Lewis made a body save in the crease in the final minute not long after Jeff Carter's dash of brilliance on a rebound had tied the...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 2:59 PM
Kings captain Dustin Brown will renew acquaintances with Minnesota forward Jason Pominville on Thursday after earning a two-game suspension last season for an April 23 elbow to Pominville’s head.
Will the Wild fans be calling for Brown’s...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 10:46 PM
— Gabriel Landeskog scored twice in the second period, rallying the Colorado Avalanche to a 3-2 win over the Kings on Saturday night.
Ryan O'Reilly started the Avalanche's comeback from two goals down at 8:11 of the second period. Landeskog tied...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 12:00 PM
The Kings on Thursday signed captain Dustin Brown to an eight-year, $47-million contract extension through the 2021-22 season.
Brown, 28, has been a King throughout his nine-year NHL career and the captain since 2008 and helped lift the Kings to the...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 11:13 PM
Ducks goaltending prospect John Gibson has excited so many in leading the U.S. to the world junior championships and a bronze medal in the world championship, it's easy to get carried away with his potential.
But the 20-year-old came cold off the...