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Los Angeles Kings January 29 Update
January 29th, 2015 at 4:50 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice today at the Toyota Sports Center, in El Segundo. They took the ice a little before 12 and had a long skate covering various grounds. Towards the end of practice they worked on shootouts and held team meetings afterwards. ***PHOTO1*** Here are today’s line rushes: Yellow:...

Los Angeles Kings January 28 Update
January 28th, 2015 at 3:04 PM
The Los Angeles Kings took the ice at Toyota Sports Center today in preparation for tonight’s game against the Chicago Blackhawks at the STAPLES Center. Line rushes and defensive pairings were as follows: Gaborik – Kopitar – Brown King – Carter – Toffoli Clifford – Stoll – Williams Lewis – Shore – Nolan Muzzin –...

Robyn Regehr Returns to the Lineup; Martin Jones Placed on Injured Reserve
January 19th, 2015 at 3:40 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have activated defenseman Robyn Regehr from injured reserve and placed goaltender Martin Jones on injured reserve (back spasms) retroactive to January 14, 2015. “I feel ready to rock,” Regehr said after this morning’s skate. Based on the line rushes this morning Regehr will be paired with Alec...

Los Angeles Kings January 19 Update
January 19th, 2015 at 3:12 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice in El Segundo before their game tonight at the STAPLES Center against the Calgary Flames. Line rushes were as follows: Gaborik – Kopitar – Williams Clifford – Shore – Carter Brown – Stoll – Lewis King – Andreoff – Richards – Nolan Muzzin – Doughty Regehr – Martinez McNabb – Greene Schultz –...

Los Angeles Kings Recall J.F. Berube of the Manchester Monarchs
January 17th, 2015 at 8:46 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have recalled goaltender J.F. Berube from the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League and placed forward Tyler Toffoli on injured reserve (mononucleosis). The recall is retroactive to January 8, 2015. Berube will wear the number 35, the first Kings player to wear that number since...

Los Angeles Kings Janaury 16 Update
January 16th, 2015 at 10:09 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice today at the Toyota Sports Center in EL Segundo. The team worked on drills, their transition game, and some shootout work. The line rushes are below (color coded) but we’ll have to wait until tomorrow’s line rushes at the morning skate to get a...

Los Angeles Kings January 15 Update
January 15th, 2015 at 4:44 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice at the Toyota Sports Center Thursday after their 5-3 loss against the New Jersey Devils Wednesday night at the STAPLES Center. The Kings practice lasted roughly an hour and 10 minutes and focused heavily on special teams. Most of the practice was devoted to power...

Los Angeles Kings January 14 Update
January 14th, 2015 at 2:34 PM
The Los Angeles Kings took the ice at the Toyota Sports Center before their game tonight at the STAPLES Center. The Kings will take on the New Jersey Devils for the second time tonight since winning the Stanley Cup against them in 2012. ***PHOTO1*** The line rushes were as follows: Gaborik – Kopitar...

Los Angeles Kings January 7 Update
January 7th, 2015 at 4:00 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice at the Toyota Sports Center on Wednesday in El Segundo, after an optional practice on Tuesday. Line rushes were color coded once again like they were on Monday, with slight changes: White: Gaborik – Kopitar – King Blue: Pearson – Carter – Toffoli Green: Brown – Stoll –...

Los Angeles Kings January 5 Practice
January 5th, 2015 at 12:37 PM
The Los Angeles Kings took the ice at Toyota Sports Center on Monday after a day off on Sunday. Since the team had Sunday off, their practice was lengthy on Monday, including working on their power play, five-on-five play and getting the puck down low (offensively). The Kings won’t play until...

Los Angeles Kings December 30 Update
December 30th, 2014 at 4:17 PM
The Los Angeles Kings did not hold practice today in Edmonton; only Martin Jones took the ice with Bill Ranford. There is no indication as to which goalie will start, but since it is a back to back game, it is more likely that Jones will start, since Jonathan Quick...

Los Angeles Kings Sunday Morning Practice
December 28th, 2014 at 3:22 PM
The Los Angeles Kings took the ice at the Toyota Sports Center Sunday morning before their flight to Calgary. ***PHOTO1*** The entire team was not on the ice, since the practice was optional, so there were no line rushes held. There were 16 players that skated; 10 forwards and five defenseman, no...

Los Angeles Kings December 27 Practice
December 27th, 2014 at 4:53 PM
The Los Angeles Kings hit the ice at the Toyota Sports Center after their Christmas break, Saturday morning. “Everybody who gets to rest for two or three days should have energy if they’re motivated people,” said head coach Darryl Sutter about the teams energy after the break to Jon Rosen of...

Los Angeles Kings December 22 Practice
December 22nd, 2014 at 2:52 PM
The Los Angeles Kings hit the ice at the Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo on Monday after a day off on Sunday. The Kings practiced in preparation for their game tonight against the Calgary Flames. The line rushes and defensive pairings were as follows: Gaborik – Kopitar – Carter Brown – Stoll...

Los Angeles Kings December 10 Practice
December 10th, 2014 at 3:50 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held a full team practice in Ottawa on December 10, following the team 1-0 loss to the Buffalo Sabres the night before. Line rushes and pairings were the same as Tuesday, per Jon Rosen of lakingsinsider.com Gaborik – Kopitar – Williams Pearson – Carter – Toffoli Brown – Stoll –...

Los Angeles Kings December 9 Practice
December 9th, 2014 at 3:40 PM
The Los Angeles Kings took the ice in Buffalo this morning in preparation for their game tonight against the Buffalo Sabres. ***PHOTO1*** Line rushes were as follows, courtesy of Jon Rosen at lakingsinsider.com: Gaborik – Kopitar – Williams Pearson – Carter – Toffoli Brown – Stoll – Lewis King – Richards – Nolan Clifford Muzzin – Doughty Regehr –...

Los Angeles Kings: December 7th Practice
December 7th, 2014 at 10:10 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice at the Toyota Sports Center on Sunday before beginning their five-game road trip on Tuesday. ***PHOTO1*** The line rushes were as follows: Gaborik – Kopitar – Williams Pearson – Carter – Toffoli Lewis – Stoll – Brown King – Richards – Nolan That 70’s Line has been brought together once more,...

Los Angeles Kings December 5th Practice
December 6th, 2014 at 12:15 AM
The Los Angeles Kings took the ice at the Toyota Sports Center on Friday after returning from their 4-0 win against Arizona on Thursday. The line rushes were the same as they were on December 3rd: Pearson-Kopitar-Carter King-Richards-Toffoli Brown-Stoll-Williams Clifford-Lewis-Nolan ***PHOTO1*** Marian Gaborik cycled through as an extra with Clifford, Lewis, and Nolan. Once their routine drills...

Los Angeles Kings’ December 3rd Practice
December 3rd, 2014 at 4:42 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held a full team practice Wednesday morning around 11:00 am at the Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo before traveling to Arizona. ***PHOTO1*** The lines today were color-coded: White: Pearson-Kopitar-Carter Yellow: King-Richards-Toffoli Green: Gaborik-Brown-Stoll-Williams Purple: Andreoff-Clifford-Lewis-Nolan Marian Gaborik practiced with the team, but head coach Darryl Sutter said he won’t be traveling to...

Los Angeles Kings November 28 Practice
November 28th, 2014 at 1:46 PM
After a day off on Thursday, the Los Angeles Kings held practice on Friday November 28 at the Toyota Sports Center. The line-rushes were as follows: Gaborik-Kopitar-Toffoli Pearson-Carter-Lewis Brown-Stoll-Williams Clifford-Richards-King Andreoff-Nolan ***PHOTO1*** Alec Martinez joined the team in a full practice for the first time since he underwent surgery on his finger on November 14. “Just getting...