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Category: ‘Injuries’

AEG Being Sued by a Chicago Blackhawks Fan
May 30th, 2015 at 1:07 PM
A Chicago Blackhawks fan filed a lawsuit, saying that he was beaten by drunken Los Angeles Kings fans during the Stanley Cup Playoffs last year. The fan alleged that the STAPLES Center lacked sufficient security and the arena’s loudspeaker broadcaster said spiteful comments about Chicago and its fans. Bruce Dobrowski’s...

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...

Kings Center Jarret Stoll Will Return to the Lineup Tonight
April 2nd, 2015 at 2:23 PM
Los Angeles Kings Jarret Stoll centered the third line at practice yesterday and is returning to the lineup tonight against his former team, The Edmonton Oilers, for the first time since suffering a upper-body injury (head). Stoll sustained his injury from a hit in the third period from Derek Dorsett...

Tanner Pearson Signs a Two-Year Contract Extension
April 2nd, 2015 at 12:55 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have signed forward Tanner Pearson to a two-year contract extension, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. The average annual value of the contract is $1.4 million. Pearson would have been eligible for restricted free agency on July 1st. “I want to be here as long as possible,”...

Los Angeles Kings April 2 Update
April 2nd, 2015 at 12:33 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice at the Toyota Sports Center this morning, in preparation for their game tonight against the Edmonton Oilers. There wasn’t a change to line rushes and defensive pairings from yesterday. Gaborik – Kopitar – Williams King – Carter – Toffoli Brown – Stoll – Lewis Clifford – Shore – Nolan Pearson...

Los Angeles Kings Slava Voynov Undergoes Surgery
April 1st, 2015 at 7:41 PM
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov suffered a ruptured Achilles tendon in a recreational activity and underwent surgery last week to repair it, according to the Kings hockey operations, the surgery was successful. “It wasn’t at the rink,” said Kings Assistant General Manager Rob Blake in regards to where the injury...

Los Angeles Kings Jarret Stoll Update
April 1st, 2015 at 4:13 PM
Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll practiced fully with the team on Wednesday at the Toyota Sports Center, for the first time since suffering a upper-body injury (head). Stoll sustained his injury from a hit in the third period from Derek Dorsett of the Vancouver Canucks, in the Kings...

Los Angeles Kings Andrej Sekera Update
April 1st, 2015 at 3:46 PM
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Andrej Sekera, suffered a lower-body injury when a Chicago Blackhawk player fell on his leg late in the second period during Monday’s 4-1 loss at the United Center. “He fell on my leg, and I felt something went wrong, and that was the night for me,” said...

Los Angeles Kings Tanner Pearson Update
April 1st, 2015 at 3:18 PM
Los Angeles Kings forward Tanner Pearson underwent another X-ray on Tuesday and his broken lower left fibula is not healing as quickly as he would like. “I thought I would’ve been good to for Thursday the way I was skating, but it’s obvious that it’s not healing, so we’ll take it...

Los Angeles Kings April 1 Update
April 1st, 2015 at 12:43 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice at the Toyota Sports Center on Wednesday after a day off on Tuesday. The line rushes were as follows via color: White: Gaborik-Kopitar-Williams Yellow: King-Carter-Toffoli Green: Lewis-Stoll-Brown Blue: Clifford-Shore-Nolan Purple: Pearson-Richards-Andreoff The defensive pairings were as follows: Muzzin-Doughty Regehr- Martinez McNabb- Greene McBain ***PHOTO1*** Jarret Stoll practiced with the team for the first time since it...

Los Angeles Kings Defenseman Andrej Sekera Suffers a Lower Body Injury
March 31st, 2015 at 12:26 AM
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Andrej Sekera suffered a lower-body injury during the Kings’ 4-1 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks on Monday night at the United Center. Sekera, who was not using crutches after the game, told the media that he will be evaluated further when the team arrives in Los...

Los Angeles Kings Jarret Stoll and Tanner Pearson Update
March 26th, 2015 at 12:17 AM
As first reported by Jon Rosen of lakingsinsider.com, Jarret Stoll has resumed skating for the second consecutive day in his attempt to return form an upper-body injury. Stoll's injury occurred in a hit during the third period from Derek Dorsett in the Los Angeles Kings 4-0 win in Vancouver on...

Los Angeles Kings Tanner Pearson Update
March 23rd, 2015 at 1:25 AM
On Sunday in New Jersey, Los Angeles Kings forward Tanner Pearson skated with the team for the first time since suffering a broken fibula in his lower left leg. “It felt pretty good,” Pearson told Jon Rosen of lakingsinsider.com. “They had a couple ins and outs and felt good to...

Los Angeles Kings March 22 Update
March 22nd, 2015 at 10:17 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice at the Prudential Center in New Jersey on Sunday. Big update of the day was that Mike Richards was recalled from Manchester and practiced with the team and Tanner Pearson, who has been out due to a broken lower left fibula, took part in the...

Alec Martinez Has Been Activated Off of Injured Reserve
March 20th, 2015 at 3:52 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have activated defenseman Alec Martinez off of injured reserve, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. Martinez missed 18 games due to “concussion-like symptoms” after a heavy hit from Tampa Bay Lightning’s Cedric Paquette during the Kings victory on February 7. Martinez began practicing with the team...

Los Angeles Kings March 18 Update
March 18th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held an optional morning skate today at the Toyota Sports Center. Darryl Sutter and Jonathan Quick opted to stay off the ice. John Stevens, Davis Payne and Bill Ranford ran the practice and there were no real line rushes. Quick is expected to start tonight at 7:30 p.m....

Los Angeles Kings Alec Martinez Update
March 17th, 2015 at 2:39 PM
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Alec Martinez continues his on ice work, to progress in returning from “concussion-like symptoms” after a heavy hit from Tampa Bay Lightning’s Cedric Paquette during the Kings victory on February 7. However, there is still no timetable on when Martinez will return to the teams lineup. “I...

Los Angeles Kings March 16 Update
March 16th, 2015 at 12:08 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice at the Toyota Sports Center this morning in preparation for their game tonight against the Arizona Coyotes; there were some changes to the lines. “We’ve got guys who haven’t scored in 10 or 11 or 12 or 13 or 14 or 15 games, whatever it...

Los Angeles Kings March 15 Update
March 15th, 2015 at 6:02 PM
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Alec Martinez was the only player who took the ice Sunday morning at the Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo. Martinez had a conditioning skate with some puck handling and shooting work. There is still no timetable for his return from “concussion-like symptoms” following a heavy...

Los Angeles Kings: Alec Martinez Update
March 14th, 2015 at 1:06 PM
Alec Martinez skated with the team for the first time since suffering “concussion-like symptoms” following a hit from Tampa Bay’s Cedric Paquette in the Los Angeles Kings 4-2 victory in Tampa Bay on February 7. He will not play tonight but him practicing with the team is a huge step...