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Nick Shore Has Been Assigned to the Manchester Monarchs
April 20th, 2015 at 5:20 PM
The Los Angeles Kings announced Sunday that Nick Shore has been assigned to the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League. Shore was recalled in early January when Tanner Pearson was placed on injured reserve and mostly centered the Kings fourth line. He appeared in his first NHL game on January...

Justin Williams, Will He Be Back Next Season?
April 16th, 2015 at 6:37 PM
Los Angeles Kings Conn Smythe Trophy winner and three time Stanley Cup Champion, Justin Williams has been a core player on the team but faces unrestricted free agency if he can’t come to terms with the Kings by July 1. In January, ESPN reported that contract negotiation for now has stopped...

Jarret Stoll, Will He Be Back Next Season?
April 16th, 2015 at 4:53 PM
Los Angeles Kings veteran forward Jarret Stoll has often been described by the media as a well-rounded player you need on the ice, which he has been for the team. This offseason however Stoll faces becoming an unrestricted free agent. “No,” Stoll said about whether the free agency has crossed his...

Los Angeles Kings Sign Adrian Kempe to a Entry-Level Contract
April 15th, 2015 at 12:42 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have signed forward Adrian Kempe to a three-year entry-level contract, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. ***PHOTO1*** Kempe, 18, is a native of Kramfors, Sweden who appeared in 95 career regular season games with the Modo of the SHL. He totaled 28 points (10G-18A) and 54...

Dean Lombardi Answers Some Key Questions
April 14th, 2015 at 5:48 PM
On Sunday Dean Lombardi met with reporters and answered some crucial questions that are weighing on everyone’s minds. 1.On whether the players loyalty to one another ever wavered: "The beauty of this, other than the trash-can thing, is that players were never pointing fingers at each other. They clearly care. I’ve got...

Alex Lintuniemi Signs Entry Level Contract with Kings
April 13th, 2015 at 1:19 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have signed defenseman Alex Lintuniemi to a three-year entry-level contract, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. The 19-year-old Lintuniemi is a 6-3, 218-pound native of Helsinki, Finland, who has appeared in 126 career regular-season games with the Ottawa 67’s of the OHL. He had totaled 57...

Los Angeles Kings Prepare for the Last Game of Season
April 11th, 2015 at 1:44 AM
At the start of the season it was going to be a tough year for the Los Angeles Kings who had multiple players that were going to be bound for restricted and unrestricted free agency by July 1. Now that the Kings are officially out of the playoffs, the final game...

Los Angeles Kings Player Contract Updates
April 3rd, 2015 at 12:14 AM
At the start of the season it was going to be a tough year for the Kings who had multiple players that were going to be bound for restricted and unrestricted free agency by July 1. If they don’t receive new contracts, Tyler Toffoli, Martin Jones, Andy Andreoff and Nick...

Los Angeles Kings Sign Forward Jonny Brodzinski
April 2nd, 2015 at 1:35 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have signed forward Jonny Brodzinski to a two-year entry-level contract, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. The 21-year old announced his signing with the Kings on Twitter: “After a hard decision I have decided to sign with the LA Kings! Thank you to St. Cloud State...

Los Angeles Kings Mike Richards Update
March 23rd, 2015 at 12:39 AM
The Los Angeles Kings recalled forward Mike Richards from the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League on Sunday. There was no corresponding roster move made. At the Kings’ practice at the Prudential Center on Sunday, Richards skated centering the third line alongside forwards Kyle Clifford and Justin Williams. Richards’ recall was...

Los Angeles Kings: Player Contract Updates
March 14th, 2015 at 3:08 PM
Tanner Pearson, Tyler Toffoli, Martin Jones, Andy Andreoff and Nick Shore are bound for restricted free agency, while Jarret Stoll, Justin Williams, Robyn Regehr, Andrej Sekera and Jamie McBain are due to become unrestricted free agents if they don’t receive new contracts. According to CapGeek.com the Los Angeles Kings have...

Defenseman Derek Forbort Has Been Assigned to the Manchester Monarchs
February 27th, 2015 at 8:21 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have assigned defenseman Derek Forbort to the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. ***PHOTO1*** The Kings recalled Forbort on February 11 when defenseman Alec Martinez began suffering “concussion-like symptoms.” He did not appear in a game during his call-up. In 46...

Los Angeles Kings and the Trade Deadline
February 25th, 2015 at 10:20 PM
As the trade deadline approaches the Los Angeles Kings general manager Dean Lombardi has some decisions to make. Earlier today he signed Kyle Clifford to a five-year contract extension and acquired defenseman Andrej Sekera of the Carolina Hurricanes. Just yesterday Lombardi signed forward Jordan Nolan to a three-year contract extension...

Kings Have Acquired Defenseman Andrej Sekera
February 25th, 2015 at 5:53 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have acquired defenseman Andrej Sekera from the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for prospect Roland McKeown and a conditional first round selection, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. Lombardi spoke to the media earlier today about what he likes about Sekera. "It’s the one area of the...

Los Angeles Kings January 26 Update
January 26th, 2015 at 3:53 PM
The Los Angeles Kings took the ice for practice today at the Toyota Sports Center, after the NHL All-Star Break. Drew Doughty and Anze Kopitar, the two players that represented the Kings in the All-Star Game yesterday had the day off. Tyler Toffoli(mono) and Martin Jones(back spasms) who had not been...

Justin Williams: Contract Negotiations Update for the Conn Smythe Trophy Winner
January 13th, 2015 at 7:58 PM
***PHOTO1*** Los Angeles Kings reigning Conn Smythe Trophy winner, Justin Williams, becomes an unrestricted free agent on July 1. ESPN reported that contract negotiation for now has stopped but there is still a long time until July to work out a deal. Williams loves to play for Los Angeles and Kings...

Alec Martinez Signs a Six-Year Contract Extension with the Los Angeles Kings
December 3rd, 2014 at 3:39 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have signed defenseman Alec Martinez to a six-year contract extension, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced Wednesday. He is signed through the 2020-21 season and is set to receive an average salary of four-million dollars a year. The news comes the day after Martinez returned to the...

Los Angeles Kings: Slava Voynov Update
November 20th, 2014 at 2:42 PM
The District Attorney’s Office has filed a felony case against Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov. The charges announced this afternoon are for one felony count of corporal injury to spouse. Press Release from the District Attorney’s office: A Los Angeles Kings defenseman was charged today in connection with an alleged attack...

Defenseman Jamie McBain Joins the Los Angeles Kings
November 11th, 2014 at 12:04 AM
As first reported by Lisa Dillman of the LA Times, the Los Angeles Kings will be signing veteran defenseman Jamie McBain to a league-minimum contract ($550,000). ***PHOTO1*** With Robyn Regehr ailing from a lower-body injury and Slava Voynov on an indefinite suspension, Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi needed to find a solution...

Los Angeles Kings Recall David Van Der Gulik
October 30th, 2014 at 6:03 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have recalled forward David Van der Gulik from the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. Van der Gulik told Jon Rosen of lakingsinisder.com that he got the news of his recall last night after dinner, “Rob Blake, he called...