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Los Angeles Kings Fall 5-2 to the St. Louis Blues
December 16th, 2014 at 9:57 PM
The Los Angeles Kings came into the Tuesday's game with a two goal lead, but ended up falling 5-2 to the St. Louis Blues, at Scottrade Center. “We’re a team that usually closes things out leading after two,” Justin Williams said following the loss. “We didn’t do it tonight. [It’s] very...

Los Angeles Kings Fall 4-3 to the Toronto Maple Leafs
December 14th, 2014 at 7:45 PM
The Los Angeles Kings fell 4-3 in a shootout to the Toronto Maple Leafs on Sunday at the Air Canada Centre. The Kings overcame an early two-goal deficit but were unable to score a goal in the shootout to get the two points. The Kings came into the game having...

Los Angeles Kings Fall 6-2 to the Montreal Canadiens
December 12th, 2014 at 9:58 PM
The Los Angeles Kings' previous trip to Montreal on December 10th, 2013 got them a 6-0 win, but tonight the Canadiens took over with a 6-2 victory of their own at the Bell Centre. The Kings fired a season high 46 shots on Canadiens' goaltender Carey Price. The Canadiens defense blocked...

Los Angeles Kings Get a 5-3 Win Over the Ottawa Senators
December 11th, 2014 at 11:04 PM
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Jake Muzzin recorded a career-high three assists tonight to help the Kings get a 5-3 victory over the Ottawa Senators at the Canadian Tire Centre on Thursday. With three assists, Muzzin has set a new career-high for assists in a game. He has 14 points in...

Los Angeles Kings Fall 1-0 to the Buffalo Sabres
December 10th, 2014 at 3:28 PM
The Buffalo Sabres Jhonas Enroth made 34 saves and Tyler Ennis scored a goal to give them a 1-0 victory over the Los Angeles Kings at the First Niagara Center on Tuesday. “We had some really good ones in probably the first half of the game,” said head coach Darryl...

The Los Angeles Kings Fall 2-1 to the Philadelphia Flyers
December 7th, 2014 at 5:47 PM
The Los Angeles Kings came in slow during Saturday’s afternoon game and fell 2-1 at the STAPLES Center. “We weren’t prepared for the one o’clock game today," said Justin Williams, "We weren’t ready to go right away and got behind. At the same time, times when you’re behind you have a...

Los Angeles Kings Shutout the Arizona Coyotes 4-0
December 4th, 2014 at 10:40 PM
The Los Angeles Kings picked up their third road win of the season by shutting out the Arizona Coyotes 4-0 Thursday night. The Kings handed the Coyotes their sixth straight loss on home ice. The first 10 minutes of the game were evenly played, but after that the Kings dominated on...

Los Angeles Kings Shutout the Boston Bruins 2-0
December 2nd, 2014 at 10:47 PM
The Boston Bruins came to Los Angeles Tuesday night and were shut out 2-0. ***PHOTO1*** With the win on Tuesday, the Kings now have an 11-3-1 record at home, which is tied for third best home start through 15 games in franchise history. This also marked the ninth most points recorded (31)...

Los Angeles Kings Fall 4-1 to the Chicago Blackhawks
November 29th, 2014 at 11:30 PM
The Chicago Blackhawks and Los Angeles Kings met for the first time since the memorable Western Conference Final, where the Kings won in double overtime to advance to the Stanley Cup Final. Both teams came out with a hard fight, but in the end it was the Blackhawks that won...

Los Angeles Kings Shutout the Minnesota Wild 4-0
November 27th, 2014 at 2:35 PM
Four goals in the first period of play led the Los Angeles Kings to a 4-0 victory over the Minnesota Wild, Wednesday at the XCEL Energy Center. After a six round shootout loss on Tuesday, the Kings were determined to get a win on the road. “This was important,” Justin Williams...

The Los Angeles Kings Fall 4-3 in a Shootout to the Nashville Predators
November 25th, 2014 at 11:50 PM
Despite Martin Jones’ phenomenal goaltending, the Los Angeles Kings fell 4-3 in a shootout to the Nashville Predators on Tuesday night at Bridgestone Arena. The game started off with the Predators striking first, but the Kings Jamie McBain scored his first goal in a Kings uniform to tie the game. “I was...

Los Angeles Kings Fall 5-4 to the Dallas Stars
November 23rd, 2014 at 1:03 AM
The Los Angeles Kings began their road trip with a 5-4 loss to the Dallas Stars Saturday night. “We’re used to playing at Staples and having a crowd behind us,” Mike Richards said after the game. “I think when you’re on the road, you need to create your own momentum. I...

Los Angeles Kings Get Their Third Straight Victory
November 20th, 2014 at 11:17 PM
The Los Angeles Kings gained their third victory by a score of 3-2 over the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday at the STAPLES Center. The Kings have set a new franchise record with their fourth consecutive home win against the Hurricanes.The last time the Kings fell to the Hurricanes on home ice...

Los Angeles Kings Get a 5-2 Win Over the Florida Panthers
November 19th, 2014 at 3:05 PM
The Los Angeles Kings conquered the Florida Panthers 5-2 at the STAPLES Center on Tuesday evening. The first period was scoreless, but a wild second period led the Kings to their second straight win. It first started with a goal from Matt Greene followed by a power play goal from Jeff...

Los Angeles Kings Get a 3-2 Overtime Win Against the Anaheim Ducks
November 15th, 2014 at 7:51 PM
Twice this week, the Los Angeles Kings faced the Anaheim Ducks. Unlike Wednesday, though, the Kings took home the two points tonight at the STAPLES Center with a 3-2 win. The first period started with a few penalties as these rivals faced each other once again. The Ducks scored two goals...

Los Angeles Kings Get Shutout 2-0 by the Dallas Stars
November 14th, 2014 at 12:52 AM
The Los Angeles Kings lost their second game in a row 2-0 to the Dallas Stars at the STAPLES Center on Thursday. This is the first time the Stars have ever pitched a shutout against the Kings. Coach Darryl Sutter thought the team started slow but got better as the game...

Los Angeles Kings Fall 6-5 in a Shootout Against the Anaheim Ducks
November 12th, 2014 at 11:35 PM
Wednesday night was the first time the Los Angeles Kings and Anaheim Ducks met since the Kings eliminated them in Round 2 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. It was bound to be a hard fought game from both teams. Despite the Ducks not having Corey Perry and the Kings having...

Los Angeles Kings Send the Vancouver Canucks Packing with a 5-1 Victory
November 9th, 2014 at 12:09 AM
Despite only dressing five defensemen, the Los Angeles Kings were able to get a 5-1 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday night at the STAPLES Center. “I think our 5-man-unit did a good job,” said head coach Darryl Sutter. “When you only have five defensemen in the lineup for us,...

Los Angeles Kings Fall 2-1 in a Shootout Against the New York Islanders
November 7th, 2014 at 12:15 AM
The Los Angeles Kings returned returned to the STAPLES Center on Thursday after a five game road trip and fell 2-1 to the New York Islanders in a shootout. Dwight King gave the Kings an early goal to take a 1-0 lead. It was the first time in seven games the...

Los Angeles Kings Get a 3-1 Win Over the Dallas Stars
November 4th, 2014 at 10:42 PM
The Los Angeles Kings concluded their five-game road-trip with a 3-1 win over the Dallas Stars on Tuesday night. This marked the Kings' first road victory of the season. The first period started with the one and only goal for the Stars, which came from Shawn Horcoff. In the second period, the...