Category: ‘Game Previews’

Jordan Nolan Recieves a Two Game Suspension
November 2nd, 2014 at 12:40 PM
Jordan Nolan of the Los Angeles Kings received a two-game suspension for boarding Darren Helm during the third period of Friday’s 5-2 loss to the Detroit Red Wings, the NHL’s Department of Player Safety announced Sunday. Nolan is a repeat offender and will pay $17,073 to the Players’ Emergency Assistance Fund...

Los Angeles Kings to Speak to Fans
January 10th, 2013 at 1:54 PM
The Los Angeles Kings will hold a televised press conference today, allowing team executives to speak to fans about the NHL lockout and possibly the team's future. The event will be televised on Fox Sports West at 4 p.m.

NHL Files Two Separate Labor Motions Against NHL Players’ Association
December 14th, 2012 at 6:16 PM
The NHL announced in a statement today that it will file two separate motions against the NHL Players' Association, accusing the players of bad-faith bargaining.  The first of the two motions is a Class Action Complaint filed in New York Federal Court, and the second is an Unfair Labor Practice Charge that was...

Kings Re-sign Penner to One-Year Contract
July 1st, 2012 at 10:02 PM
The Kings made one move on the first day of the NHL Free Agency period, and it kept their Stanley Cup winning team intact. The Kings resigned winger Dustin Penner to a one-year million dollar contract. Various news outlets put the amount of money Penner was given to about three million...

Los Angeles Kings Make Five Selections on Final Day of 2012 NHL Entry Draft
June 23rd, 2012 at 1:56 PM
The Los Angeles Kings had five selections in the final day of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. The Kings had to wait until the fourth round (121st) to make its first selection of the day, and they used it to select Nikolai Prokhorkin, a Russian left-winger who will turn 19...

LA Kings’ Draft Status Unclear Heading into Draft Day
June 21st, 2012 at 3:52 PM
It's that time of year when NHL teams are either looking for that one surefire prospect that could eventually lead their team back into respectability or looking to stockpile enough prospects and thus find some hidden gems over seven rounds to maintain the overall strength of their farm systems. The Los...

2012-2013 NHL Schedule Out; LA Kings to Open at Home Against New York Rangers
June 21st, 2012 at 3:33 PM
The Los Angeles Kings will raise their Stanley Cup banner and receive their championship rings on October 12, and it will do so against one of the premier teams in the league in a matchup of perhaps the NHL's two best goaltenders. The NHL released its schedule for the upcoming season,...

Jonathan Quick Comes up Short for Vezina Trophy
June 21st, 2012 at 3:17 PM
Jonathan Quick won a lot of important games for the Los Angeles Kings in 2011-12, particularly during the playoffs. However, on Wednesday night at the NHL Awards in Las Vegas, Quick had to settle for second in the running for the highest honor a goalie could receive, as Quick came in...

On This Day In Kings’ History; Kings participate in 1967 expansion draft
June 6th, 2012 at 12:42 PM
One big coincidence, or perhaps an even more important meaning?   Perhaps it’s only fitting that the day the Los Angeles Kings could win its first ever Stanley Cup is the day that the Kings officially started the building its franchise, as on this day, June 6, 1967, the Los Angeles Kings...