Category: ‘Kings Front Office’

Los Angeles Kings Sign Tanner Pearson to 4-Year Contract Extension
May 9th, 2017 at 4:45 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have signed forward Tanner Pearson to a four-year contract, Kings Vice President and General Manager Rob Blake announced today. Pearson's contract will have an Annual Average Value (AAV) of $3.75 million. ***PHOTO1*** Tanner Pearson signing his new contract with the LA Kings The 24-year-old Pearson (born on Aug. 10, 1992)...

Los Angeles Kings Acquire 4th Round Pick from Dallas Stars for Ben Bishop
May 9th, 2017 at 4:31 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have acquired a fourth-round selection in the 2017 NHL Draft from Dallas in exchange for goalie Ben Bishop, Kings Vice President and General Manager Rob Blake announced today. The fourth-round selection was previously acquired by Dallas from Montreal. ***PHOTO1*** This newly acquired selection gives Los Angeles a total of...

Lombardi and Sutter May Be Gone but Their Philosophy Remains
April 13th, 2017 at 12:34 AM
The Los Angeles Kings didn’t make the playoffs in two out of the past three seasons, after winning two Stanley Cups in three seasons, which led to the firing of general manager Dean Lombardi and coach Darryl Sutter, according to Dan Beckerman, the president and chief executive of AEG, the...

Los Angeles Kings Relieve Assistant Coach Davis Payne of His Duties
April 12th, 2017 at 11:23 PM
The Los Angeles Kings announced on Tuesday that they relieved assistant coach Davis Payne of his duties. In a statement, the Kings said “Our organization wishes Davis and his family the best in their future endeavors.” ***PHOTO1*** Payne joined the Kings in the offseason in 2012, and helped the team to the 2014...

Los Angeles Kings Named Mike Futa as the Club’s Assistant General Manager
April 12th, 2017 at 10:56 PM
The Los Angeles Kings named Mike Futa as the club's Assistant General Manager, it was announced by Kings Vice President and General Manager Rob Blake. ***PHOTO1*** Official Release: Futa most recently served as Kings Vice President, Hockey Operations and Director of Player Personnel. This upcoming season will be Futa's 11th season with the...