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Los Angeles Kings February 28 Update
February 28th, 2015 at 4:39 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice in El Segundo before they boarded their flight to Winnipeg. The Anaheim Ducks, who the Kings lost 4-2 to last night, were also at LAX leaving to Dallas, per Jon Rosen of lakingsinsider.com. The Kings worked on special teams situations before holding net-front drills. Jonathan...

Los Angeles Kings February 26 Update
February 26th, 2015 at 4:10 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice in El Segundo this morning. Expect the same lines and defensive pairings the Kings have been using and expect Andy Andreoff, Derek Forbort and Martin Jones to be healthy scratches tonight. Jonathan Quick left the ice first so he will likely start in his...

Los Angeles Kings February 25 Update
February 25th, 2015 at 5:44 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held an optional practice today at the Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo at 11:00 a.m. The only layers on the ice were Brayden McNabb, Jamie McBain, Kyle Clifford, Andy Andreoff, Trevor Lewis, Nick Shore, Robyn Regehr, Jordan Nolan, Tyler Toffoli and Derek Forbort. Martin Jones was...

Los Angeles Kings February 24 Update
February 24th, 2015 at 3:11 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice at Toyota Sports Center Tuesday morning in preparation for their game against the Detroit Red Wings tonight. The line rushes were as follows: Gaborik-Kopitar-Brown King-Carter-Toffoli Lewis-Stoll-Williams Clifford-Shore-Andreoff-Nolan Regehr-Doughty Muzzin-Greene McNabb-McBain Forbort ***PHOTO1*** Jonathan Quick left the ice first so expect him to start in his 15th consecutive game tonight. Andy Andreoff, Derek Forbort, and Martin...

Los Angeles Kings February 23 Update
February 23rd, 2015 at 3:43 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have returned home and after a day off Sunday they held practice in El Segundo at 10:30 a.m. The line rushes were color coded: White: Gaborik-Kopitar-Brown Purple: King-Carter-Toffoli Yellow: Lewis-Stoll-Andreoff-Williams Blue: Clifford-Shore-Nolan The team had a long practice with drills and three-on-two zone entries. After practice a lot of the players remained...

LA Kings Practice Quotes: Toffoli, Kopitar, McNabb
February 21st, 2015 at 12:20 AM
Tyler Toffoli in response to outdoor game: Having a rink in the middle of a football field like this it’s beautiful, but I think tomorrow we have to be focused on the game and get a win. Toffoli in response to puck bouncing during practice: The ice what we expect it to be...

Los Angeles Kings February 20 Update
February 20th, 2015 at 8:43 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara on Friday evening, in preparation for tomorrow’s outdoor game against the San Jose Sharks. The line rushes were as follows, via color: Black: Gaborik- Kopitar- Brown Purple: King- Carter- Toffoli Yellow: Lewis- Stoll- Williams Grey: Clifford- Andreoff- Shore- Nolan Defensive pairing were as follows: Regehr-...

Los Angeles Kings February 18 Update
February 18th, 2015 at 2:30 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice in Colorado this morning in preparation for their game against the Avalanche tonight. The line rushes were as follows, via Jon Rosen of lakingsinsider.com: Gaborik –Kopitar –Lewis King –Carter –Toffoli Brown –Stoll –Williams Clifford –Shore –Andreoff –Nolan Regehr –Doughty Muzzin –Greene McNabb –McBain Forbort ***PHOTO1*** Jonathan Quick left the ice first so expect him...

Los Angeles Kings February 16 Update
February 16th, 2015 at 1:16 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held a full practice at the Toyota Sports Center Monday morning after a day off on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** The line rushes were as follows: Gaborik – Kopitar – Lewis King – Carter – Toffoli Brown – Stoll – Williams Clifford – Shore – Andreoff – Nolan Regehr – Doughty Muzzin – Greene McNabb –...

Los Angeles Kings February 14 Update
February 14th, 2015 at 1:08 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice on February 14 in preparation for their game against the Washington Capitals tonight at the STAPLES Center. Line rushes were as follows: Gaborik – Kopitar – Lewis King – Carter – Toffoli Brown – Stoll – Williams Clifford – Shore – Andreoff – Nolan Regehr – Doughty Muzzin – Greene McNabb...

Los Angeles Kings February 9 Update
February 9th, 2015 at 2:24 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice in Columbus, to prepare for their game tonight. ***PHOTO1*** The line rushes were as follows via Jon Rosen of lakingsinsider.com: Gaborik – Kopitar – Brown King – Carter – Toffoli Lewis – Stoll – Williams Clifford – Shore – Andreoff – Nolan There were only five defenseman on the ice as...

Los Angeles Kings February 5 Update
February 5th, 2015 at 2:31 PM
The Los Angeles Kings hit the ice in Florida this morning in preparation for their game tonight against the Florida Panthers. Forward lines remained the same, but Andreoff and Shore left the ice at the same time so no indication which one will center the fourth line. However, there are...

Los Angeles Kings February 3 Update
February 3rd, 2015 at 2:10 PM
The Los Angeles Kings took the ice at the Verizon Center in Washington. DC at 11:30 a.m on Tuesday for practice, before the game tonight at 4:00 p.m. The line rushes and defensive pairings were as follows: Gaborik – Kopitar – Brown King – Carter – Toffoli Clifford – Stoll – Williams Lewis – Shore...

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...