| Dec 5, 2013
| 4:58 PM
Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi just had to pass along another Darryl Sutter story.
A daily dose of Darryl.
This one had to do with the NHL debut of Kings goalie Martin Jones. There was still a substantial buzz following his standout performance,...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 10:52 PM
The new video and song fell painfully flat, but the light show was nifty and the introductions brimmed with rah-rah enthusiasm before the Kings' first game at Staples Center this season.
The festivities — mercifully — were brief, but that...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 4:27 PM
Guy Hebert paid the toll for former Disney CEO Michael Eisner naming his company's new 1993 NHL team after its film about a youth hockey team, "The Mighty Ducks."
"Two nights before our first game, they gave us a parade down Main Street in Disneyland,"...
| 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 15, 2013
| 12:22 PM
TAMPA, Fla. – Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi was getting a chuckle out of Darryl Sutter’s methods on this four-game trip.
He brought up Hall of Fame coach Scotty Bowman, who was legendary for his mind games and the ability to keep the...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 2:10 PM
NASHVILLE -- After he was drafted, defenseman Shea Weber spent two more seasons in junior hockey and played 48 games in Milwaukee, the American Hockey League affiliate of the Nashville Predators.
Similarly, Minnesota defenseman Ryan Suter, a former...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 1:44 PM
Kings defenseman Willie Mitchell, who missed all of last season because of a knee injury and needed a second procedure to correct problems related to his first surgery, said Sunday he’s ready to go “full speed ahead” when training camp...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 5:44 PM
Remember those wobbly, unfocused off-seasons the Kings once stumbled through?
Indeed, they have become a thing of the past. Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi and his staff have been as efficient off the ice as the team has been proficient on it....
| Oct 29, 2013
| 10:09 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi has been watching the club’s top prospects this week in Manchester, N.H. He might want to consider bringing a scorer back to Los Angeles with him.
The Phoenix Coyotes rode goals by Derek...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 11:07 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. — Among Kings Coach Darryl Sutter's strong points are his bluntness and willingness to call out players who are underperforming.
On Tuesday night, after the Kings' 3-1 loss to Phoenix at Jobing.com Arena, Sutter gave an instant and...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 11:51 AM
Forward Jeff Carter, who shares the Kings’ goal-scoring lead with five goals, will be put on injured reserve because of a lower-body injury.
He’s expected to be out for at least a week, and possibly longer. The NHL does not require teams...