Category: ‘Kings 101 Features’

Los Angeles Kings Have Signed Defenseman Oscar Fantenberg to a One-year Entry-level Contract
May 4th, 2017 at 1:56 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have signed defenseman Oscar Fantenberg to a one-year entry-level contract, Kings Vice President and General Manager Rob Blake announced today. The 25-year-old Fantenberg (born on Oct. 7, 1991) is a 6-0, 203-pound native of Ljungby, Sweden, who appeared in 44 games last season with HK Sochi (Kontinental...

John Stevens to Serve as the Los Angeles Kings New Head Coach
April 23rd, 2017 at 12:40 PM
The Los Angeles Kings and John Stevens have agreed to contract terms for Stevens to serve as the club’s new Head Coach, it was announced today by Kings Vice President and General Manager Rob Blake. Stevens has most recently served as the club’s Associate Head Coach. He has been...

Bob Miller Ends 44-year Career with a Simply Powerful “Goodnight and Goodbye”
April 13th, 2017 at 1:53 PM
After thousands of stories, goals, saves, and plays called- a remarkable career ended simply with the words, “Goodnight and Goodbye.” Those were the final words Los Angeles Kings play-by-play announcer Bob Miller said after calling his 3,353rd NHL game. ***PHOTO1*** Miller, 78, spent 57-years as a sports announcer which was dominated by 44-years...

Lombardi and Sutter May Be Gone but Their Philosophy Remains
April 13th, 2017 at 12:34 AM
The Los Angeles Kings didn’t make the playoffs in two out of the past three seasons, after winning two Stanley Cups in three seasons, which led to the firing of general manager Dean Lombardi and coach Darryl Sutter, according to Dan Beckerman, the president and chief executive of AEG, the...

Los Angeles Kings Named Mike Futa as the Club’s Assistant General Manager
April 12th, 2017 at 10:56 PM
The Los Angeles Kings named Mike Futa as the club's Assistant General Manager, it was announced by Kings Vice President and General Manager Rob Blake. ***PHOTO1*** Official Release: Futa most recently served as Kings Vice President, Hockey Operations and Director of Player Personnel. This upcoming season will be Futa's 11th season with the...