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Dwight King Puts It Through for the Los Angeles Kings and Martin Jones Stops All Nine of the Anaheim Ducks Shooters to Give the Kings a 3-2 Shootout Victory at Honda Center
December 4th, 2013 at 12:05 AM
It’s what exciting hockey games are known to be, through the mixed cheers in the standing-room-only crowd of over 17,000 at the Honda Center, Los Angeles Kings forward Dwight King put a goal past the Anaheim Ducks goalie Jonas Hiller in the ninth round of the shootout before Kings goaltender...

Los Angeles Kings 2013 Rookie Camp and Rookie Games
August 26th, 2013 at 10:28 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Los Angeles Kings are hosting their 2013 Kings Rookie Camp, next month. The Kings Rookie Camp will begin on September 5 and will also feature two Rookie Games or as it’s been titled, “So Cal Hockey Futures Game”, against the Ducks. One game is on September 7 at the Honda...

Los Angeles Kings Advance to Western Conference Finals with Game 7 Win Over San Jose Sharks
May 29th, 2013 at 2:45 AM
In the biggest of games, on the grandest of stages, two particular players stood tall for the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday night at Staples Center. Reigning Conn Smythe winner Jonathan Quick stopped 25 shots, including several spectacular saves, and Justin Williams scored twice in the second period as the defending...

Home is Where Los Angeles Kings Want to Be for Game Seven Against San Jose Sharks
May 27th, 2013 at 11:55 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Los Angeles Kings will play the seventh game of their Western Conference semifinal series with the San Jose Sharks on home ice Tuesday evening. It will be the first-ever Game Seven at Staples Center, and the first in Los Angeles since the Kings defeated the Edmonton Oilers in the first...

San Jose Sharks Hold Serve to Force Game Seven in Los Angeles
May 26th, 2013 at 9:36 PM
The San Jose Sharks defended their home ice on Sunday, beating the defending Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings 2-1 to force a do-or-die Game Seven. Joe Thornton scored an early power-play goal, and TJ Galiardi added another at even strength in the second, as the Sharks remained undefeated in five...

Los Angeles Kings Roll to 3-2 Series Lead Behind Jonathan Quick’s Seventh Career Playoff Shutout
May 23rd, 2013 at 11:59 PM
Reigning Conn Smythe Trophy winner Jonathan Quick continues to make a name for himself as a playoff performer. The 27-year-old goaltender recorded his seventh career postseason shutout in a 3-0 win over the San Jose Sharks in Game 5 on Thursday night. Anze Kopitar scored the game-winning goal, and Slava...

Los Angeles Kings Return Home for Game 5 Against San Jose Sharks
May 23rd, 2013 at 2:57 PM
The Los Angeles Kings enter a pivotal Game 5 against the San Jose Sharks on Thursday in a dangerous position. After losing two consecutive games up north, they'll return to play Game 5 in front of the home crowd at Staples Center, where they haven't lost in the playoffs and...

San Jose Sharks Even Series with 2-1 Win Over Los Angeles Kings
May 21st, 2013 at 11:19 PM
The San Jose Sharks remained undefeated on home ice in the playoffs with a 2-1 win over the Los Angeles Kings in Game 4 of the Western Conference Semifinals on Tuesday night. Brent Burns scored his second of the postseason and Logan Couture added a power-play goal, as the Sharks evened...

Los Angeles Kings Fall to San Jose Sharks in Overtime of Game 3
May 18th, 2013 at 10:13 PM
Logan Couture's power-play goal in overtime propelled the San Jose Sharks to a 2-1 home-win over the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday in Game 3 of the Western Conference Semifinals. ***VIDEO1*** Dan Boyle scored the only other goal for the home team and Antii Niemi stopped 26 shots, as the Sharks...

San Jose Sharks Forward Raffi Torres Suspended for Remainder of Western Conference Semifinals
May 16th, 2013 at 4:15 PM
San Jose Sharks forward Raffi Torres has been suspended for the remainder of the Western Conference Semifinals for his Game-1 hit on Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll. The verdict on Torres' suspension came down Thursday afternoon, after the 11-year veteran flew to New York Wednesday for an in-person disciplinary...

Brad Richardson to Replace Injured Center Jarret Stoll in Game 2 Lineup
May 16th, 2013 at 1:17 PM
Los Angeles Kings forward Brad Richardson will replace Jarret Stoll as the third-line center for tonight's Game 2 at Staples Center against the San Jose Sharks. Stoll was injured late in the second period of Game 1, after he was knocked to the ice on a borderline hit by Sharks...

Los Angeles Kings Score Twice in Final Minutes of Game 2 to Take 2-0 Series Lead Over San Jose Sharks
May 16th, 2013 at 11:58 AM
The Los Angeles Kings scored back to back power-play goals in the final two minutes of regulation on Thursday, completing a wild 4-3 comeback win over the San Jose Sharks in Game 2 of the Western Conference Semifinals. Dustin Brown tied the game with 1:43 remaining and Trevor Lewis added the...

Los Angeles Kings Blank San Jose Sharks 2-0 in Game 1 of Western Conference Semifinals
May 15th, 2013 at 2:07 AM
The Los Angeles Kings got off to a good start in their Western Conference Semifinal series with the San Jose Sharks, shutting their interstate rivals out 2-0 in Game 1 behind Jonathan Quick's sixth career postseason shutout. Slava Voynov and Mike Richards each had a goal and an assist and Quick...

Los Angeles Kings Will Face San Jose Sharks in Western Conference Semifinals, Series to Begin on Tuesday
May 13th, 2013 at 7:43 PM
The Los Angeles Kings are set to face the San Jose Sharks in the Western Conference Semifinals after the Detroit Red Wings eliminated the Anaheim Ducks from the postseason on Sunday night. The two California teams will meet for just the second time in the postseason, beginning with Game 1...

Los Angeles Kings Beat San Jose Sharks, Will Face St. Louis Blues in First Round of Stanley Cup Playoffs
April 27th, 2013 at 11:58 PM
The quest for a second Stanley Cup title is on. If the Los Angeles Kings are to become the first champions to repeat since the 1998 Detroit Red Wings, they will have to do it in a similar fashion to last year. On the road. Los Angeles was victorious in...

Los Angeles Kings Need Help to Clinch Home-ice Advantage
April 27th, 2013 at 11:39 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Los Angeles Kings were almost unbeatable on the road last spring, barreling through the playoffs as the No. 8 seed. They won every series as the underdog, playing without home-ice advantage in each of the four postseason rounds they participated in. In fact, the Kings closed out each of...

Los Angeles Kings Defeat Dallas Stars on Jeff Carter’s Overtime Winner
April 21st, 2013 at 11:18 PM
The Los Angeles Kings took sole possession of the No. 4 seed in the Western Conference and home-ice advantage in the opening round of the playoffs with a 4-3 overtime win over the Dallas Stars on Sunday. Captain Dustin Brown scored twice, and Jeff Carter had a goal and two assists-including...

Los Angeles Kings Clinch Playoff Berth, Home Ice Still up for Grabs
April 21st, 2013 at 1:17 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Los Angeles Kings officially clinched a playoff spot Saturday night when the Detroit Red Wings lost to the Vancouver Canucks in a shootout. The Kings have now earned a postseason berth in four consecutive seasons, their longest streak since playing in seven straight from 1987-93. They are still in a...

San Jose Sharks Outlast Los Angeles Kings in Shootout
April 16th, 2013 at 11:31 PM
The San Jose Sharks tightened up the race for home-ice advantage in the Western Conference with a 3-2 shootout win over the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday. The game boasted an intense playoff-like atmosphere, as both teams continued to fight for a top-four seed heading into the postseason. The result didn't...

Los Angeles Kings Come Out on Top in Rivalry Game with Anaheim Ducks
April 13th, 2013 at 11:59 PM
With just six games remaining in the season, the Los Angeles Kings (24-14-4, 52 points) aren't giving up on the opportunity to win their first ever Pacific Division title. The defending champs moved to within seven points of the division leading Anaheim Ducks (27-10-5, 59 points), beating their Southern California...