| Dec 10, 2013
| 12:49 PM
MONTREAL, Canada -- For a moment, it seemed like a rock star had wandered into the Kings’ locker room at the Bell Center after Tuesday’s morning skate, so many reporters and videographers had clustered around one person.
The focus of their...
| 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 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...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 11:03 PM
Suddenly, the smooth-running, efficient penalty-killing machine known as the Kings started sputtering and eventually broke down at Staples Center.
It was supposed to be the Flames that were beset by woeful penalty killing. But the teams traded places as...
| 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 30, 2013
| 10:39 PM
Anze Kopitar scored on a power play 2:32 into overtime after setting up Justin Williams' tying power-play goal with 7:39 left in the third period, and the Kings rallied from behind three times Wednesday night to beat the San Jose Sharks, 4-3.
| Oct 30, 2013
| 11:18 PM
His arms thrust high … and just like that, the weight seemed to lift off the shoulders of a jubilant Anze Kopitar after his second goal of the season.
Nothing quite like an overtime goal against the league's best team to do the trick. The Kings...
| Nov 8, 2013
They are hockey's equivalent of a quick cleaning, a sure-fire way to spiff up the place before getting to the serious stuff later.
Yes, things often look a lot better after a game against the struggling Buffalo Sabres.
The Kings have been struggling...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 10:48 PM
Kings center Jarret Stoll skated hard for about an hour at practice Saturday morning, trying to rush back from an upper-body injury that has sidelined him a week. But given the way his replacements played in his absence Saturday night, Stoll might...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 2:13 PM
SAN JOSE — Greetings from San Jose, the Kings’ first visit this season to what’s now known as the SAP Center and first since their second-round playoff series against the Sharks last spring. The Kings won that series by winning Game 7 at...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 5:22 PM
As the Kings' coaches try to best assemble the defense corps, it's almost like an active construction site. Only with helmets instead of hard hats.
Who fits best with the core pieces, the likes of Drew Doughty, Slava Voynov, Matt Greene and Robyn...