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Bill Ranford to Be Inducted into Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame
July 25th, 2015 at 4:41 PM
Los Angeles Kings Goaltending Coach and former NHL goalie, Bill Ranford, grew up in New Westminster, British Columbia but was born in Brandon, Manitoba, where he will be inducted into the Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame at the Victoria Inn in Winnipeg on November 7, per Jon Rosen of lakingsinsider.com. As...

Anze Kopitar Contract Talks Have Just Started
July 18th, 2015 at 12:39 PM
Contract extension talks for the Los Angeles Kings' talented center, Anze Kopitar are just starting, and should pick up soon, with an extension finalized this summer, per Jon Rosen of lakingsinsider.com. The Kings had a heavy load of restricted free agents this summer and explained to Kopitar and his representation...

Los Angeles Kings Look Forward to Next Season
July 8th, 2015 at 1:58 AM
It’s no secret that the Los Angeles Kings have had a busy year and an even busier summer. The team that went from being the Stanley Cup Champions to missing the playoffs faced a lot. A season full of injuries to the blue line and the indefinite suspension of defenseman...

Canada’s National Men’s Team Management Group Announced for 2016 World Cup of Hockey
June 22nd, 2015 at 11:49 AM
Hockey Canada announced Monday the management group that will lead Canada’s National Men’s Team at the 2016 World Cup of Hockey, which will be played Sept. 17-Oct. 1, 2016, in Toronto, Ont. Doug Armstrong (Sarnia, Ont./St. Louis, NHL) will lead the management group as general manager, with assistance from Marc Bergevin...

Former Los Angeles King Mattias Norstrom May Join Kings Front Office
March 15th, 2015 at 8:08 PM
Former Los Angeles Kings defenseman and captain, Mattias Norstrom could join the Kings front office as an extension of the development staff as confirmed by Jon Rosen of lakingsinisder.com. Norstrom now 43, is based in Stockholm, Sweden and per Rosen he will remain there under a title similar to “European...

Rob Blake Officially Inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame
November 19th, 2014 at 8:13 PM
Former Los Angeles Kings defenseman and current Assistant General Manager Rob Blake was inducted into the 2014 Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday in Toronto. ***VIDEO1*** “This is a tremendous honor,” Blake told the Hockey Hall of Fame. “I am fortunate to have been around the game of hockey and have it...

Los Angeles Kings: Preseason Roster Update
October 6th, 2014 at 11:48 AM
With the season opening Wednesday, the Kings are making final preseason moves, and have announced that Jeff Schultz and Adam Cracknell have been placed on waivers. There is a 24-hour window both players have to be claimed; if they are not claimed, they will be able to be assigned to the...

Mike Stothers Named Manchester Monarchs New Head Coach
July 2nd, 2014 at 12:15 AM
The Manchester Monarchs, Los Angeles Kings affiliate team, has named Mike Stothers their new head coach, Monarchs General Manager Rob Blake announced today. Stothers, 52, replaces former Monarchs head coach Mark Morris, whose contract wasn’t renewed following the 2013-14 AHL season. He has over 30 year of experience both as a coach...

Los Angeles Kings: Rob Blake Named to HHOF
June 23rd, 2014 at 9:47 PM
Former Los Angeles Kings defenseman and current Assistant General Manager, Rob Blake, received news today that he will be inducted into 2014’s Hockey Hall of Fame on November 17 in Toronto. “This is a tremendous honor,” Blake told the Hockey Hall of Fame. “I am fortunate to have been around...

Dean Lombardi GM of the Year Finalist
May 27th, 2014 at 9:42 PM
Dean Lombardi of the Los Angeles Kings, Bob Murray of the Anaheim Ducks and Marc Bergevin of the Montreal Canadiens are the finalists for General Manager of the Year Award. This is the first time Lombardi is a finalist but Murray and Bergevin have been finalists in 2010. The winner...

Los Angeles Kings Announce Kings Winter Camp
November 16th, 2013 at 5:43 PM
The Los Angeles Kings, Darryl Evans will host a Kings Winter Camp, December 20-22. The opportunity to skate with favorite LA Kings Camp coaches is open for players age 5-15, and for $350 you get: on ice and dry land instruction, provided lunch, two tickets to the Kings vs. Colorado Avalanche...

Los Angeles Kings LA Kings Rink Tour
October 22nd, 2013 at 9:32 PM
The Los Angeles Kings announced the LA Kings Rink Tour, which will take place on Sunday, November 10. Current LA Kings players, coaches, alumni, and broadcasters will be visiting six Southern California ice rinks. The six rinks scheduled are; Ice Chalet Palos Verdes, Ice Station Valencia, Pasadena Ice Skating Center, Icoplex Simi...

Los Angeles Kings Captain Dustin Brown Returns to Training Camp
September 23rd, 2013 at 6:58 PM
Los Angeles Kings resumed their training camp practice, now as only one group. Kings captain Dustin Brown returned Monday morning as he sat in his dressing room taking the tags off his new gear, a little later than usual. ***VIDEO1*** Brown left the ice early on the first day of training camp, September...

Los Angeles Kings Vs. Anaheim Ducks
September 17th, 2013 at 6:46 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have released tonight’s line combinations, based on this morning’s skate, as reported by Jon Rosen of lakingsinsider.com, for the pre-season game against the Anaheim Ducks at the Honda Center at 7:00 p.m. Players: Tanner Pearson – Anze Kopitar – Tyler Toffoli Matt Frattin – Mike Richards – Jeff Carter Kyle...

Round One of Training Camp Cuts for the Los Angeles Kings
September 16th, 2013 at 7:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Los Angeles Kings have made their first round of training camp cuts, on Monday. They are reassigning eight players to their junior teams, leaving 49 players from the 57 in the Kings camp. The reassigned players, as reported by Jon Rosen of lakingsinsider.com, were Justin Auger (Guelph / OHL), Matthew...

Los Angeles Kings Update from Friday’s Training Camp
September 14th, 2013 at 12:50 AM
Los Angeles Kings captain Dustin Brown was off the ice Friday afternoon on the second official day of training camp. On Thursday, day one of training camp, he had to leave the ice, cutting his session short. The reason is a hamstring issue, not his knee flaring up. During the playoff...

Los Angeles Kings Open Their Training Camp
September 12th, 2013 at 9:53 PM
The Los Angeles Kings opened their training camp Thursday at Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo.  The players were divided into group A & B. Group A, with 28 players plus goaltenders, skated in the morning while group B, with 29 players, skated later in the afternoon. Though the players had...

Remembering Garnet “Ace” Bailey and Mark Bavis
September 11th, 2013 at 12:27 AM
Los Angeles Kings scouts Garnet “Ace” Bailey and Mark Bavis were flying to Los Angeles 12 years ago today, for the start of the Kings training camp. Unfortunately both were aboard United Flight 175, one of two planes that was hijacked and crashed into the World Trade Center during the...

Los Angeles Kings Training Camp to Open Thursday
September 10th, 2013 at 8:54 PM
On Thursday, The Los Angeles Kings will open their 2013 NHL Training Camp at the Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo. A total of 57 players are scheduled to participate in this year’s Training Camp. The players will be divided into two groups at the start of Camp. On-Ice practices are...

Los Angeles Kings 2013 Hockey Fest Overview
September 9th, 2013 at 6:04 PM
On Sunday, September 8, Los Angeles Kings fans participated in the 2013 Hockey Fest at Staples Center. ***PHOTO1*** The event served as an official start to the season, and allowed fans to have a unique experience with current Kings players, coaches and management. Here are the main events that took place: “Town Hall” meeting,...