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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...

Los Angeles Kings: Anze Kopitar Update
October 28th, 2014 at 6:15 PM
The Los Angeles Kings headed to Philadelphia to start their five-game road trip, and center Anze Kopitar has joined the team. ***PHOTO1*** Kopitar was injured during the second period of Sunday’s 5-2 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets and did not return to the game. He was seen walking around after the game...

Los Angeles Kings: Saturday Morning Practice
October 25th, 2014 at 3:52 PM
After a day off on Friday, the Los Angeles Kings returned to the Toyota Sports Center for practice Saturday morning. Saturday’s practice will act as a game day practice, due to Sunday’s game having a 1:00 p.m. start time. The line rushes were as follows: Kings-Kopitar-Borwn Pearson-Carter-Toffoli Andreoff-Stoll-Williams Clifford-Ricahrds-Nolan Muzzin-Doughty Regehr-Martinez McNabb-Greene Quick Jones Jonathan Quick left the ice first, indicating he...

Los Angeles Kings: Thursday’s Practice (Muzzin and McNabb Featured)
October 23rd, 2014 at 3:42 PM
On Thursday morning, the Los Angeles Kings had their practice at Toyota Sports Center. Jeff Carter did not take part in the skate, but head coach Darryl Sutter explained his absence by saying that the skate was optional. Marian Gaborik was at the facility but did not skate. Trevor Lewis skated once again...

Los Angeles Kings: Jake Muzzin and Wednesday’s Practice
October 22nd, 2014 at 11:53 AM
Jake Muzzin told reporters after Wednesday’s practice that, while he is not 100 percent, he is good to go. Muzzin told Jon Rosen of lakingsinsider.com, "I'm good to go. Got cleared, and I'm excited for tomorrow night." ***PHOTO1*** Muzzin has not played a game since the start of the season do to a...

Los Angeles Kings Defeat the San Jose Sharks 4-1
October 1st, 2014 at 6:48 PM
After historically coming back from a 3-0 deficit in the first round of the playoffs against the San Jose Sharks, the Los Angeles Kings conquered their rivals once again in an exhibition game at SAP Center Tuesday. It was the first time the Kings had returned to the building after making...

Los Angeles Kings September 25 Practice
September 25th, 2014 at 1:54 PM
The Los Angeles Kings practiced on September 25 before the preseason game against the Anaheim Ducks at STAPLES Center. Here are the line rushes that took place via Jon Rosen of lakingsinsider.com Pearson – Andreoff – Toffoli Nolan – Shore – King Clifford – Weal – Cracknell Sabourin – Horvat – Van der Gulik Dowd Schultz –...

Los Angeles Kings Training Camp Schedule and Roster
September 16th, 2014 at 10:36 AM
The Los Angeles Kings are set to open training camp to begin preparation for the 2014-15 season at Toyota Sports Center on Friday. All sessions are closed to the public. The complete roster is available at lakings.com. Without further a-do here is the training camp schedule: *Schedules Subject To Change Friday, September 19 –...

Los Angeles Kings to Retire Rob Blake’s Jersey in the Rafters of STAPLES Center
August 11th, 2014 at 9:36 PM
Los Angeles Kings former captain/defenseman and current club executive Rob Blake will have his No. 4 jersey retired in the rafter of STAPLES Center by the Kings. It will be part of a special pregame ceremony at STAPLES Center on Saturday, January 17, prior to the Kings-Ducks game. They will...

CONFIRMED: 2015 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series
August 8th, 2014 at 12:57 AM
Its official, the 2015 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series, Los Angeles Kings vs. San Jose Sharks, is not a rumor, IT”S HAPPENING! WHO: Los Angeles Kings vs. San Jose Sharks (San Jose is the home team, hosting). WHAT: Outdoor regular season game, where its Northern vs. Southern California. WHERE: Levi’s® Stadium. Stadium is...

Los Angeles Kings Legends Night for the 2014-15 Season
August 8th, 2014 at 12:30 AM
The Los Angeles Kings will honor Luc Robitaille, Tony Granato and Barry Melrose as part of the 2014-15 season’s Legends Night Series presented by McDonald’s. Robitaille played for the Kings during the Gretzky era, served as the Captain for the team, is a Hockey Hall of famer, head of...

NBC Sports Group to Air 103 Regular Season NHL Games
July 24th, 2014 at 10:15 PM
The NBC Sports Group will air 103 regular season NHL games in the 2014-15 season, the league referenced the 2013-14 season as “the most-watched NHL regular season ever on NBC and NBCSN.” Games during the 2014-15 season, featuring 14 games on NBC and 89 games on NBCSN. All games...

The Los Angeles Kings Remain Modest Throughout the Odds Being in Their Favor
June 4th, 2014 at 2:13 AM
Despite making history as many times as they did this season, having a Stanley Cup under their belt, and makings it the Finals for the second time in three season, the players still remain humble, even though the odds point in the favor for the 2014 Stanley Cup Championship. Predictors, odds...

Coach Darryl Sutter: a Leader Fit for Kings
June 4th, 2014 at 2:05 AM
Los Angeles Kings Head Coach Darryl Sutter is a man of few words and is best described by a few words. Hard work, preparation, consistency, and my personal favorite, honesty. When he joined the Kings two in a half years ago, mid-season, he carried the team to their first ever Stanley...

Former Los Angeles King, Daniel Carcillo, Will Face Old Teammates
June 3rd, 2014 at 9:02 PM
Daniel Carcillo was a Los Angeles King, but has a deeper relationship with numerous players including Mike Richards and Jeff Carter, but those relationships come to a halt when you find out your facing each other in the Stanley Cup Final. “There’s not much communication during the playoffs,” he told Jon...

7-7-7, Los Angeles Kings Make History and Become the 2014 Western Conference Champions
June 2nd, 2014 at 12:55 AM
In 2013, the Chicago Blackhawks eliminated the Los Angeles Kings, who at the time were the defending Cup Champions, in Game 5 of the Western Conference Final. This year, the Kings looked to return the favor to the Blackhawks who were the defending Cup Champions, and they did. The Kings won...

Game 6 Western Conference Final: the Los Angeles Kings Fell 4-3 to the Chicago Blackhawks
May 31st, 2014 at 12:43 PM
The Los Angeles Kings were unable to end the series against the Chicago Blackhawks on home ice Friday night, as the Blackhawks pushed for a Game 7 with a 4-3 victory. The series now tied 3-3 will head to United Center, Sunday 5:00 p.m., where the winner will advance to...

The Los Angles Kings are Back!
February 19th, 2014 at 11:31 PM
The Los Angeles Kings players on the active roster who did not participate in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi returned to the ice. This is the first time since they won 2-1 in overtime against the Columbus Blue Jackets on February 6, in their last game before the Olympic...

Tyler Toffoli, Linden Vey, and Tanner Pearson Recalled from AHL
February 19th, 2014 at 11:22 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have recalled forwards Tyler Toffoli, Linden Vey and Tanner Pearson from the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League. Kings President and General Manager Dean Lombardi made the announcement on Wednesday, February 19. Toffoli, 21, in 39 games with the Kings this season, recorded 19 points...

Los Angeles Kings Defenseman Alec Martinez Out Due to Hyperextended Shoulder
January 27th, 2014 at 6:53 PM
Jon Rosen of lakingsinsider.com reports that Los Angeles Kings Alec Martinez has suffered a hyperextended elbow. It occurred in a collision with Andrew Cogliano of the Anaheim Ducks and Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick in the third period of Saturday’s Stadium Series game where the Kings fell 3-0. Rosen reports that Martinez underwent...