| Jan 2, 2014
| 11:00 PM
ST. LOUIS — Their swagger had already taken hits before the Christmas break and now the Kings' once-supreme self-confidence has absorbed blow after blow.
And now, the Kings' confidence has gone missing in the locker room and on the ice during a...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 9:44 PM
CHICAGO — Jonas Hiller and the Anaheim Ducks finally grabbed another shootout win. Against a good team too.
Hiller stopped Patrick Sharp and Patrick Kane in the tiebreaker, leading the Ducks to a 3-2 win Friday night and sending the Chicago...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 9:27 PM
ST. LOUIS — The back end of two demanding road games isn't usually the place to find a spike of energy.
Among the reasons that give the Ducks' season a feeling of greater future accomplishment, their resolve in a 3-2 victory over the St. Louis...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 11:47 AM
Zach Parise of the Minnesota Wild was appointed captain of the U.S. men’s hockey team for the upcoming Sochi Olympics, with Kings captain Dustin Brown and Minnesota defenseman Ryan Suter appointed the alternate captains.
Parise was an alternate...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 4:40 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the previous week:
+ If Sidney Crosby can be said to do anything quietly, he is quietly having a sensational start. Through Sunday he led the NHL in scoring with 17 points,...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 1:31 PM
PARK CITY, Utah -- The U.S. men’s Olympic hockey team for the Sochi Winter Games will be announced on Jan. 1, after the Winter Classic game, officials of USA Hockey said Monday at the U.S. Olympic media summit.
“Our goal the next few...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 5:18 PM
PARK CITY, Utah -- The teenaged David Backes figured his future involved engineering school and patent law, not an NHL career or an Olympic medal.
That planned career path didn't come from a family member. The self-proclaimed 'math nerd' had...
| May 10, 2013
| 3:25 PM
Defenseman Robyn Regehr’s face is a road map of the Kings’ playoff series against the St. Louis Blues.
His nose, broken in Game 1 when he was hit in the face twice by David Backes’ skate boot, was again swollen on Friday because he...
| May 1, 2013
| 12:21 PM
ST. LOUIS — The play everyone will remember from the Kings’ 2-1 overtime loss to the Blues on Tuesday in the opener of their playoff series is, of course, Alex Steen’s shorthanded winner. According to the NHL, it was the first...
| May 2, 2013
| 9:07 AM
Join Times Kings writer Lisa Dillman and hockey Hall of Famer Lisa Dillman at 1 p.m. today for a live discussion of the Kings and the Ducks.
The Kings are down 1-0 in their first-round playoff series with St. Louis. As Elliott wrote Wednesday,...