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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...

Los Angeles Kings January 11 Practice
January 11th, 2014 at 3:51 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice on January 11 at 10:00 am at Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo. Here were today’s line rushes: Forwards: King – Kopitar – Carter Brown – Stoll – Williams Frattin – Richards – Toffoli Clifford – Fraser – Lewis Pearson – Fraser – Nolan Defenseman: Muzzin – Doughty Mitchell – Voynov Regehr – Martinez Greene Goaltenders: Quick Scrivens Jonathan...

Los Angeles Kings Staring Goaltender Jonathan Quick Update
January 4th, 2014 at 5:01 PM
Los Angeles Kings starting goaltender Jonathan Quick could return to the line-up on Saturday where the Kings will take on the Vancouver Canucks. Quick is the only Kings player on injured reserve. Quick hasn’t played or traveled with the team since suffering his grade two groin injury during the overtime of...

Los Angeles Kings December 27 and 28 Practice
December 28th, 2013 at 3:25 PM
After enjoying a four day Christmas break the Los Angeles Kings arrived in Nashville, TN and had their first practice since the break at Bridgestone Arena on Friday. All three goaltenders have traveled with the team, Jonathan Quick, Ben Scrivens and Martin Jones. Quick had not traveled with the team since...

Los Angeles Kings November 24 Practice
November 24th, 2013 at 10:12 PM
The Los Angeles Kings had announced that practice on Sunday would be at 12 noon, but several players took the ice well before that, and had a short practice. The players that did take the ice, took some shots on goaltender Martin Jones. The rest of the Kings used the...

Los Angeles Kings Goaltender Jonathan Quick Suffers Grade Two Groin Strain
November 14th, 2013 at 8:49 PM
Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick, 27, underwent an MRI Wednesday night to determine the nature of the injury he suffered and results confirmed that he has a grade two groin strain, according to Kings coach Darryl Sutter. The former Conn Smythe trophy winner suffered the injury when stretching out to...

Some Fun Incidents from Sunday’s Los Angeles Kings Practice
November 10th, 2013 at 6:38 PM
Like any other Los Angeles Kings practice, Sunday’s was no different, with the players skating a full 45 minutes, hard at work developing the offense and defense at Toyota Sports Center, but no need to worry, as much as they worked hard, they had some fun as well.   Some incidents from...

Los Angeles Kings Defenseman Alec Martinez Hopes to Stay in the Line-Up
November 10th, 2013 at 12:37 AM
The Los Angeles Kings were down to six available defenseman when Matt Greene sustained a undisclosed injury, and Alec Martinez was put back in the lineup after being scratched from the previous seven games. It may not be the way Martinez wanted to get back into the Kings lineup, but he's trying...

Los Angles Kings Have Two Players Injured and One “Banged-Up”
November 7th, 2013 at 2:42 AM
After the Los Angeles Kings lost to the Nashville Predators on Saturday, coach Darryl Sutter called a day off for the team on Monday before they began practice for their game on Thursday against the Buffalo Sabres.   The day off maybe just what the team needed due to losing two players,...

Los Angeles Kings High-Scoring Forward Jeff Carter Placed on Injured Reserve
November 2nd, 2013 at 2:22 PM
The Los Angeles Kings announced on Friday that top goal-scoring forward, Jeff Carter is placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury. The Kings haven't specified the nature or extent of Carter's injury, since the NHL doesn’t require teams to be specific when announcing an injury. However he is expected to be...

Los Angeles Kings Opening Night for the 2013-14 Season
October 6th, 2013 at 7:56 PM
Opening their 2013-14 season home schedule The Los Angeles Kings will play the New York Rangers on Monday night at 7:30 p.m. at STAPLES Center. ***VIDEO1*** A Pre-Game Fan Fest outside of STAPLES Center will take place at 4:30 p.m., where there will be a Bud Light Beer Garden, Coca Cola Zero...

The Los Angeles Kings Frozen Fury XV and Frozen Fury Fantasy Camp
August 18th, 2013 at 3:53 PM
“Frozen Fury XV” will take place September 27 and 28 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas, as the Los Angeles Kings play two games, part of their 2013 preseason schedule. On Friday, September 27, the Kings will host the New York Rangers at 7 p.m. and on Saturday, September 28 the Kings...

Los Angeles Kings-Chicago Blackhawks Western Conference Final Breakdown
May 31st, 2013 at 4:25 PM
***PHOTO1***The most grueling of professional postseasons has peeled it's way down to just two pairs of surviving teams. The 2013 Western Conference Final will boast two of the past three Stanley Cup winners, with the defending champion Los Angeles Kings taking on the 2010 Cup-winning Chicago Blackhawks in a series that...

Los Angeles Kings-Chicago Blackhawks, 2013 Western Conference Final Schedule
May 30th, 2013 at 4:43 PM
The Los Angeles Kings advanced to the Western Conference Final with a 2-1 win over the San Jose Sharks in Game 7 on Tuesday. The defending Stanley Cup champs will be vying for a second straight Clarence Campbell Bowl, as they clash with the Presidents' Trophy-winning Chicago Blackhawks in the...

Home is Where Los Angeles Kings Want to Be for Game Seven Against San Jose Sharks
May 27th, 2013 at 11:55 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Los Angeles Kings will play the seventh game of their Western Conference semifinal series with the San Jose Sharks on home ice Tuesday evening. It will be the first-ever Game Seven at Staples Center, and the first in Los Angeles since the Kings defeated the Edmonton Oilers in the first...

Los Angeles Kings Return Home for Game 5 Against San Jose Sharks
May 23rd, 2013 at 2:57 PM
The Los Angeles Kings enter a pivotal Game 5 against the San Jose Sharks on Thursday in a dangerous position. After losing two consecutive games up north, they'll return to play Game 5 in front of the home crowd at Staples Center, where they haven't lost in the playoffs and...

Los Angeles Kings Enter Game 3 in Need of Offensive Spark
May 4th, 2013 at 4:41 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Los Angeles Kings will suit up for Game 3 on Saturday night down 0-2 in their best-of-seven series with the St. Louis Blues. The defending Stanley Cup champs have mustered up a total of two goals over the first two games of the series, neither of which were scored during...

Los Angeles Kings Take on Anaheim Ducks for Second Time This Season
February 25th, 2013 at 1:05 PM
Thursday's game between the Los Angeles Kings and Anaheim Ducks will mark the second meeting of the two Southern California rivals this season.  The Ducks beat the Kings 7-4 in a wild game on Feb. 2 (highlights below), behind forward Nick Bonino's first career hat trick. Bonino has scored just one goal in nine...