| Mar 14, 2014
| 9:12 PM
Willie Mitchell doesn't need to look at a calendar to know the playoffs are approaching.
"Practices are shorter. Games are more intense. It's a fun time of year," the Kings' veteran defenseman said. "Everything speeds up. It's a gradual progression. It'...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 11:43 PM
Anze Kopitar said the Kings lost track of the puck after Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender James Reimer stopped him on probably his third point-blank chance Thursday, and that's why he and most of his teammates lingered in the offensive zone.
"He made a...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 3:25 PM
The start of the Kings’ game Thursday against the Toronto Maple Leafs at Staples Center will be delayed by a pregame ceremony honoring former winger and current TV analyst Jim Fox, part of the team’s Legends Night Series.
Waiting for Fox...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 5:59 PM
Their Dodger Stadium game will certainly be historic, with KISS in concert, beach volleyball to the side and an expected sellout crowd watching hockey in the open (and warm) air.
But Thursday night's prequel to Saturday's NHL Stadium Series event,...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:19 PM
It took several years and a stop in New York and a more recent move to Columbus, but Marian Gaborik finally became a Los Angeles King.
Gaborik was interested in the Kings a long time ago, and Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi had toyed with the idea...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 3:05 PM
SOCHI, Russia — The U.S. hockey team scaled a mountain by defeating Russia in a shootout. Coach Dan Bylsma immediately was concerned his team might fall off a cliff emotionally the next day against a lesser foe, Olympic first-timer Slovenia.
| Feb 13, 2014
| 6:51 AM
SOCHI, Russia—Twenty years ago, in Slovakia’s first Winter Olympics appearance as an independent nation, Peter Stastny was given the honor of carrying the country’s flag into the opening ceremony of the Lillehammer Games.
In an odd...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 9:36 AM
Wow, things have gotten so bad for Justin Bieber that he is now being subjected to insults from hockey teams.
The Dallas Stars were leading the Toronto Maple Leafs, 3-1, on Thursday at Dallas when they put up a picture of Bieber's mug shot from his...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 7:52 PM
The NHL's Wheel of Justice got several vigorous spins Monday, all dealing with infractions that caused head injuries.
Colorado forward Cody McLeod was suspended five games for a boarding incident against Detroit defenseman Niklas Kronwall, New York...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 7:12 PM
Colin Fraser has that secret, that certain veteran savvy, to know what would happen if he made a play. Or, in this case, did not.
And so, the Kings center didn't back off when faced with a bigger and stronger Frazer McLaren of the Maple Leafs last...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 6:04 PM
Tim Leiweke, the chief executive of AEG and No. 1 Kings fan for 17 years until his surprising departure last March, has learned some important lessons since he became president and chief executive of Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment last April....