| Dec 28, 2013
| 10:17 PM
Saku Koivu insisted his tip of Ben Lovejoy's shot 51 seconds into overtime to give the Ducks a 3-2 victory over the Phoenix Coyotes on Saturday at Honda Center was "more luck than anything else," but anyone who has watched the Finnish center through his...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 1:11 PM
NASHVILLE -- Recovering from a weird flu-like illness has occupied Dustin Brown’s time since it hit him ferociously earlier in the week, forcing him to miss Monday’s game against the Stars.
So the Kings captain wasn’t exactly following...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 5:51 PM
If you can't win, you better learn, and the lessons that emerged from the Ducks' loss in San Jose on Sunday are expected to be put into effect in the New Year's Eve rematch at Honda Center.
For one, playing physically is more effective than relying on...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 9:39 PM
The U.S. women’s national hockey team defeated Canada, 3-2, in Toronto on Monday, the Americans’ final tuneup before the Sochi Olympic hockey tournament. It was also Team USA’s fourth straight victory over its biggest rival.
| Jan 1, 2014
| 9:56 PM
AT ST. LOUIS
When: 5 PST.
On the air: TV: FS West; Radio: 1150
Etc.: What is the impact of a losing trip? On Dec. 24, the Kings were second in the Pacific Division, five points behind the first-place Ducks and two ahead of the San Jose Sharks. Three...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 1:50 PM
Sadly, there won't be an appearance by the Beach Boys at the upcoming Kings-Ducks game at Dodger Stadium.
Now that would have been a master stroke in keeping with the SoCal theme. Kings Coach Darryl Sutter thought Neil Young would have been an...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 6:50 PM
NEWARK, N.J. – As Stanley Cup rematches go, this left something to be desired.
On Friday night, the Kings played the New Jersey Devils for the first time in 16 months, and it was a dull, uninspiring game. Scoreless into the third period, it was...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 11:12 PM
SAN JOSE — The Pacific Division lead might change hands dozens of times before the season ends, but knowing that the winner of Wednesday's game between the Kings and the San Jose Sharks would take over first place added a dash of tension when the...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the past week:
+ The San Jose Sharks didn't gain much ground during a 5-0-0 homestand because the Kings and Ducks each earned a loser point in shootouts. "Back in the day, teams...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Although many kids had hockey dads pushing them, Nick Bonino didn't need any prodding to explore an athletic life that built him into a versatile Ducks center who was recently awarded a $5.7-million contract extension through 2016-17.
It started with...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 10:21 PM
vs. San Jose
Where: Staples Center.
On the air: TV: FS West; Radio: 1150.
Record vs. Sharks (2012-13): 2-1-1.
Etc.: Sharks defenseman Dan Boyle might play for the first time since he was knocked unconscious by a hit...