| Jul 9, 2013
| 6:01 PM
Even a sure-fire Hockey Hall of Fame nominee is not immune to a nervous moment or two.
After all, Brendan Shanahan was considered a near lock a year ago, and did not get the phone call from the 416 area code, which would signify word from the Hall of...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 11:06 AM
The Kings have appointed their former captain and defenseman Rob Blake as their new assistant general manager.
Blake, 43, replaces Ron Hextall, the former Philadelphia Flyers goaltender who returned to that team as its assistant GM earlier this week....
| Jul 2, 2013
| 5:43 PM
The Philadelphia Flyers signed veteran center Vincent Lecavalier to a multi-year contract.
The Tampa Bay Lightning let its 33-year-old captain go last week, and the Flyers pounced Tuesday night, signing him to a reported five-year deal worth $22.5...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 8:12 PM
BOSTON — An NHL-record unbeaten streak to start the lockout-shortened season.
Three straight victories to clinch the title.
From beginning to end, the Chicago Blackhawks skated away from the rest of the league.
Bryan Bickell and Dave Bolland...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 4:00 PM
Kings defenseman Robyn Regehr was scheduled to undergo surgery on his arm on Monday, a surprise addition to the previously known list of players who were plagued by injuries during the team’s postseason journey.
It’s believed that Regehr&...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 4:53 PM
Two former professional hockey players were arrested after a scuffle at a Laguna Beach Jack In the Box, police said Thursday. Jean Francois Jomphe, 39, a former Anaheim Duck and an Aliso Viejo resident, was arrested on suspicion of misdemeanor......
| Apr 12, 2013
| 1:22 PM
Walking by the gated façade of the Los Angeles Theatre downtown, you’d be forgiven for assuming that the glamor of ......
| Apr 7, 2013
| 5:00 PM
An outdoor game between the Kings and the Ducks, to be played amid the palm trees and history of Dodger Stadium, is moving closer to reality.
Details are still being negotiated, but plans call for the teams to face off in a regular-season game on Jan....
| Feb 11, 2013
The countdown to the Sochi Olympics slipped beneath the one-year mark last week with a huge question looming: Will NHL players participate in Russia's first-ever Winter Games?
The answer should be clearer after executives of the NHL, NHL Players' Assn....
| Jun 8, 2013
| 9:10 PM
Patrick Kane comes through with a hat trick by scoring the game-winning goal in the second overtime with 8:20 left to eliminate the defending Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings.
Kane, who finishes with a hat trick, and captain Jonathan Toews connect...
| Apr 29, 2013
The Stanley Cup playoffs will have a different look this season and not only because the Kings, for the first time in franchise history, are the defending champions.
This condensed season produced a lot of injuries and a lot of dramatic playoff races....