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Kings Defenseman Slava Voynov Pleads No Contest
July 3rd, 2015 at 2:17 AM
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov pleaded no contest Thursday to a domestic violence charge, earning him 90 days in jail and three years of probation. Torrance Superior Court Judge Eric Taylor accepted the plea, which is treated the same as a guilty plea. Additionally, Voynov must complete a 52-session domestic...

Justin Williams to the Washington Capitals
July 1st, 2015 at 9:02 PM
The 2014 Conn Smythe trophy winner and three time Stanley Cup champion, forward Justin Williams has signed a two-year, $6.5 million contract with the Washington Capitals, TSN reported Wednesday. Williams, 33, scored 18 goals and had 41 points in 81 games for the Los Angeles Kings last season. He was traded to...

Two Years for Kevin Gravel of the AHL
July 1st, 2015 at 6:30 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have signed prospect defenseman Kevin Gravel for two years. Per the Kings: The 23-year-old Gravel (born on March 6, 1992) is a 6-4, 204-pound native of Kingsford, Mich., who appeared in 58 regular season games last year in his first full professional season with Manchester. He posted 15...

Jhonas Enroth to the Los Angeles Kings
July 1st, 2015 at 11:01 AM
The Los Angeles Kings agreed to terms with goaltender Jhonas Enroth on a one-year, $1.25 million contract, on Wednesday. ***PHOTO1*** The 27-year-old Enroth (born on June 25, 1988) is a 5-10, 166-pound native of Stockholm, Sweden, who appeared in 50 regular-season games last season between the Dallas Stars and Buffalo Sabres, posting...

Los Angeles Kings: Unrestricted and Restricted Free Agents
July 1st, 2015 at 10:23 AM
The following information is courtesy of the NHL Network as we follow NHL free agency day. The players listed below have been tendered a qualifying offer by their respective Clubs and are subject to draft-choice compensation and right to match. The draft choice compensation scale is based on compensation offered by...

Andrej Sekera to the Edmonton Oilers
July 1st, 2015 at 10:11 AM
The Edmonton Oilers have signed Los Angeles Kings unrestricted free agent Andrej Sekera to a six-year, $33 million deal according to multiple reports. The Kings acquired Sekera before the 2015 NHL Trade Deadline for a first-round pick in the 2016 NHL Draft and defense prospect Roland McKeown. Sekera, who turned 29 in...

Martin Jones to the San Jose Sharks
June 30th, 2015 at 10:48 AM
The San Jose Sharks acquired goaltender Martin Jones from the Boston Bruins on Tuesday for forward prospect Sean Kuraly and the a first-round pick in the 2016 NHL Draft. The deal is for $9 million, three years. "Martin was at the top of our list of players that we had...

Los Angeles Kings Terminate Mike Richards’ Contract
June 30th, 2015 at 12:45 AM
The Los Angeles Kings announced on Monday that they have terminated the contract of center Mike Richards, citing "a material breach" by the player. The Kings put Richards on unconditional waivers Sunday. He cleared them Monday morning, and a regular buyout was expected. With the termination he is slated to become...

Mike Richards Placed on Waivers, Expected to Be Bought Out
June 28th, 2015 at 12:33 PM
Via several reports this morning, Los Angeles Kings center Mike Richards has been placed on waivers. This is expected to begin the process of buying out the 30-year old's contract. Richards has five years remaining on his 12-year, $69 million contract that he signed when he was the captain of the...

Martin Jones Traded to the Boston Bruins
June 26th, 2015 at 6:18 PM
Earlier today the Los Angeles Kings acquired forward Milan Lucic from the Boston Bruins in exchange for goaltender Martin Jones, defenseman Colin Miller and the 13th overall selection in tonight’s NHL Draft. Jones, 25, was signed by the Kings as an unrestricted free agent on October 2, 2008. He has appeared...

Milan Lucic is Now a Los Angeles King
June 26th, 2015 at 5:48 PM
The Los Angeles Kings wasted no time in Florida making their first trade. They have acquired forward Milan Lucic from the Boston Bruins in exchange for goaltender Martin Jones, defenseman Colin Miller and the 13th overall selection in tonight’s NHL Draft. "I'm thrilled. Gives me another chance to win a cup." Lucic...

Two More Years for Tyler Toffoli
June 26th, 2015 at 11:16 AM
The Los Angeles Kings have agreed to terms on a two-year contract with restricted free agent Tyler Toffoli, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. Per reports, Toffoli will earn $2.6 million in the first year of his contract and $3.9 million in the second year. ***PHOTO1*** Kings Vice President of Hockey...

Jarret Stoll Charged with One Felony Count of Cocaine Possession
June 22nd, 2015 at 1:25 PM
Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll was charged with one felony count of cocaine possession Monday, two months after he was arrested poolside in Las Vegas. If convicted of a felony, Stoll faces a maximum of four years in state prison. He could receive a suspended sentence and probation, but that's...

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...