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The Los Angeles Kings’ 2015-16 Season, Moving Forward
August 17th, 2015 at 4:10 PM
The 2014-15 season is one the Los Angeles Kings would like to forget. The season was full of injuries, a suspension, not making the playoffs, and surrendering the Stanley Cup. However, the 2015-16 is one they should look forward to. After all, the Kings have always proved how resilient of a...

Jarret Stoll Thanks the Kings and Moves Forward with His Career
August 13th, 2015 at 9:10 PM
About two to three weeks ago, Jarret Stoll’s agent began referencing the New York Rangers as a possible destination for the veteran player. On Monday, he came to terms with the franchise for one year $800,000. Stoll, 33, spent the last seven season with the Los Angeles Kings winning the Stanley...

A Six-Year Media Rights Partnership Between the NHL and MLBAM is Announced
August 4th, 2015 at 12:52 PM
The National Hockey League and Major League Baseball Advanced Media (MLBAM), the interactive media and Internet company of Major League Baseball, announced a groundbreaking digital media rights partnership today. NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred made the announcement of the “transformational” six-year agreement at NHL headquarters. “Were not...

Mike Richards’ Future in Hockey Remains Unclear
August 1st, 2015 at 5:39 PM
One June 29 the Los Angeles Kings terminated the contract of forward Mike Richards. As of now no charges have been laid and the National Hockey League’s Players’ Association has yet to make a decision on whether to file a grievance on the matter. Sgt. Bert Paquet, a spokesman for the...

Jamie McBain, One More Year in Los Angeles
July 6th, 2015 at 12:47 PM
Jamie McBain, the unrestricted free agent of the Los Angeles Kings came to terms on a one year, two-way contract (NHL and AHL) with the Kings worth $600,000. In the American Hockey League, McBain will earn $300,000. McBain, 27, recorded three goals, nine points, and a plus-4 rating in 26 games...

Justin Williams to the Washington Capitals
July 1st, 2015 at 9:02 PM
The 2014 Conn Smythe trophy winner and three time Stanley Cup champion, forward Justin Williams has signed a two-year, $6.5 million contract with the Washington Capitals, TSN reported Wednesday. Williams, 33, scored 18 goals and had 41 points in 81 games for the Los Angeles Kings last season. He was traded to...

Los Angeles Kings Make Six Total Selections at 2015 NHL Draft
June 27th, 2015 at 10:26 PM
The Los Angeles Kings originally had eight selections for the 2015 NHL Draft but left with a total of six selections from BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida. The Kings opened the 2015 NHL Draft on Friday, trading their first round selection (13th overall) along with goaltender Martin Jones and defenseman...

Board of Governors Approves Start of the NHL’s Expansion Process
June 26th, 2015 at 6:40 PM
The NHL Board of Governors has approved for the League to begin accepting applications as part of a formal expansion process, Commissioner Gary Bettman said Wednesday in Las Vegas. "The Board ultimately will determine whether or not there is any interest in expanding," Commissioner Bettman said in a news conference at...

Milan Lucic is Now a Los Angeles King
June 26th, 2015 at 5:48 PM
The Los Angeles Kings wasted no time in Florida making their first trade. They have acquired forward Milan Lucic from the Boston Bruins in exchange for goaltender Martin Jones, defenseman Colin Miller and the 13th overall selection in tonight’s NHL Draft. "I'm thrilled. Gives me another chance to win a cup." Lucic...

Drew Doughty Named to NHL All-Star Second Team
June 24th, 2015 at 9:22 PM
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Drew Doughty was named to the NHL All-Star Second Team at tonight’s NHL Awards in Las Vegas. The 25-year-old two time Stanley Cup champion and Olympic gold medalist earned his second nomination to the Second All-Star Team. ***PHOTO1*** Per the Kings: This past season, Doughty was selected as the...

NHL Board of Governors Aproves 2015-16 Rule Changes
June 24th, 2015 at 5:26 PM
The NHL Board of Governors approved 3-on-3 overtime hockey, when a game ends ina tie after regulations beginning the 2015-16 season. Drew Doughty of the Los Angeles Kings said on Wednesday at the NHL Awards that he liked the new rule. “It could be fun, sucks to loose in...

NHL General Managers Meeting; Salary Cup Limit and Potential Overtime Changes
June 24th, 2015 at 1:26 AM
On Tuesday in Las Vegas, the general managers of the NHL held a meeting at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, where they learned the upper limit of the salary cap for the 2015-16 season will be $71.4 million, with the lower limit $52.8 million. “I thought there was actually going to be...

Stanley Cup Arrives in Las Vegas Today
June 22nd, 2015 at 12:18 PM
The Stanley Cup arrives at the MGM Grand hotel main lobby today at 4:00 p.m. Fresh from a weeklong celebration of the Chicago Blackhawks’ 2015 Stanley Cup Championship, the trophy will be on display on Monday from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. and on Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m....

Nick Shore Has Been Assigned to the Manchester Monarchs
April 20th, 2015 at 5:20 PM
The Los Angeles Kings announced Sunday that Nick Shore has been assigned to the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League. Shore was recalled in early January when Tanner Pearson was placed on injured reserve and mostly centered the Kings fourth line. He appeared in his first NHL game on January...

Dean Lombardi Answers Some Key Questions
April 14th, 2015 at 5:48 PM
On Sunday Dean Lombardi met with reporters and answered some crucial questions that are weighing on everyone’s minds. 1.On whether the players loyalty to one another ever wavered: "The beauty of this, other than the trash-can thing, is that players were never pointing fingers at each other. They clearly care. I’ve got...

Los Angeles Kings End Their Season with a Victory
April 11th, 2015 at 10:14 PM
The Los Angeles Kings got a 4-1 victory over the San Jose Sharks Saturday afternoon at the STAPLES Center, during their final game of the season. The Kings ended their season on a positive note after being eliminated from the post season on Thursday. For some players it may have...

Los Angeles Kings, a Season of Ups and Downs
April 10th, 2015 at 12:11 PM
The Los Angeles Kings started the season by raising a banner in the rafters of the STAPLES Center, and on Thursday night after they fell 3-1 to the Calgary Flames they were eliminated from the postseason for the first time since the 2008-09 season. "Obviously this is a tough one to...

Los Angeles Kings Fall 3-1 to the Calgary Flames
April 9th, 2015 at 11:26 PM
The Los Angeles Kings are officially eliminated from the postseason after falling 3-1 to the Calgary Flames at Scotiabank Saddledome on Thursday night. The Kings, who won the Stanley Cup in 2012 and 2014, have become the fifth defending champions to miss the playoffs since 1966. The Kings will miss the...

A Crucial Two Games Ahead for the Kings
April 9th, 2015 at 10:16 AM
The Los Angeles Kings have two games remaining as their battle to make it to the Stanley Cup Playoffs continues. SportsClubStats.com lists their chances of making the playoffs at 21.6%. If the Kings don’t beat the Calgary Flames tonight, they might be eliminated from the playoffs. However, if the Kings beat...

Los Angeles Kings Fell 4-2 to the Edmonton Oilers
April 8th, 2015 at 12:34 AM
Five days ago the Los Angeles Kings defeated the Edmonton Oilers 8-2 at the STAPLES Center, but tonight was a different team from Edmonton that the Kings struggled with. The Kings fell 4-2 to the Oilers on Tuesday night at Rexall Place. It was the Kings first loss at Rexall Place...