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Kings Win on Olympic Size Ice
October 2nd, 2014 at 11:51 PM
The Los Angeles Kings won 2-1 in a shootout against the Colorado Avalanche at Broadmoor World Arena on Thursday. The arena’s rink in Colorado Springs, Colorado, was Olympic size, 15 feet wider than normal NHL venues. The first period started with a goal from the Kings, by Tyler Toffoli, with assists to...

Los Angeles Kings Thrive to Repeat
September 27th, 2014 at 5:11 PM
The Los Angeles Kings were the 2012 and 2014 Stanley Cup Champions. When they won in 2012 they thrived to repeat, and they came close, making it to the Western Conference Finals, but the Chicago Blackhawks took home the win, as many Kings Players were injured and beat. So it’s no...

Dustin Brown: How He Made It to the Stanley Cup
July 15th, 2014 at 11:25 PM
After playing hockey at Ithaca High School for two years, Brown left his hometown to play junior hockey at age sixteen.[6] He was drafted in second round, 26th overall by the Guelph Storm in the Ontario Hockey League (OHL) Priority Selection. Brown played three seasons for Guelph and scored 194...

Jeff Carter: How He Made It to the Stanley Cup
July 15th, 2014 at 11:10 PM
Here is the story of NHL All-Star Jeff Carter of the Los Angeles Kings, and how he reached the Stanley Cup. Born in London, Ontario, Canada, on January 1, 2014, Carter started out by playing minor hockey for the London Jr. Knights rep program. He played bantam hockey with the AAA...

Jarret Stoll: How He Got to the Stanley Cup
July 15th, 2014 at 10:49 PM
Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll’s career, and how he got to the Stanley Cup. Let’s take a look back at the career of the 6’1, 212 pound center who is a right-hand shot so far. Born on June 24, 1982, in Melville, Saskatchewan, Canada, Stoll, nicknamed, Stolly, played minor league...

Jean-Francois Berube: Two Year Contract with the Los Angeles Kings
July 15th, 2014 at 10:27 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have agreed to terms on a new two-year contract for restricted free agent, goaltender, Jean-Francois Berube, Kings President/General Manager, Dean Lombardi announced Tuesday. Berube, 23, has appeared in 53 AHL regular season games in his career. He posted a 28-17-2 record with a 2.37 GAA, .913...

Los Angeles Kings Kyle Clifford Injury
July 8th, 2014 at 10:20 PM
Los Angeles Kings forward Kyle Clifford has undergone successful surgery to correct a small fracture on a bone in one of his wrists. It is not clear when the injury occurred. Clifford's surgery took place on June 24,  the same day that Jonathan Quick’s had his surgery. Clifford’s recovery is set for six...

Los Angeles Kings: Willie Mitchell, “No Room”
June 27th, 2014 at 1:10 AM
Per ESPN.com’s Craig Custance, Willie Mitchell will not be returning to the Los Angeles Kings. The 37-year old will enter his free agency period. There are some things working agains the two time Stanley Cup champion, crucial defenseman, and beloved by fans player. One, the Kings have six defenseman: Drew Doughty,...

Dustin Brown, One of the Most Respected Captain’s in the NHL is the 2014 Mark Messier Leadership Award Winner
June 24th, 2014 at 11:34 PM
Every time the Los Angeles Kings are stuck in a no winning, no goal scoring slump, it’s easy for people to point fingers. Just like in 2012 before the Kings won the Stanley Cup, Dustin Brown was being pointed to yet again and that shouldn’t have been the case. He...

2014 NHL Awards: Dustin Brown for the Win
June 24th, 2014 at 10:59 PM
Dustin Brown was an avid fan of Mark Messier growing up, and on Tuesday Brown was handed the Messier Award from Mark himself at the 2014 NHL Awards in Las Vegas. Messier is one of the most respected captains in NHL history. His award is presented “to the player who...

Los Angeles Kings, Jonathan Quick, Undergoes Surgery
June 24th, 2014 at 7:43 PM
Los Angeles Kings starting goaltender Jonathan Quick underwent surgery Tuesday, after suffering a wrist injury in round two of the Stanley Cup Playoffs against the Anaheim Ducks. The expected recovery time is 10-12 weeks, and he’s prohibited from being on the ice during that time. The Kings preseason starts...

Justin Williams: a True King Named the Conn Smythe Trophy Winner
June 16th, 2014 at 12:43 AM
"I can't believe I won that," Justin Williams said as he sat at the press conference podium with his son Jaxon in his lap. "That will, I don't think, ever, ever sink in." It’s not every player that stays humble about their talents, and it’s not every player that gets the...

Los Angeles Kings- Win It in Double OT 5-4
June 7th, 2014 at 10:37 PM
Who knew the New York Rangers and Los Angeles Kings would face-off at the Stanley Cup Final, in the same year both teams had a Stadium Series outdoor hockey game at Dodgers and Yankee Stadium. The last time in sports history that New York and Los Angeles made it to...

Los Angeles Kings Rally Towel: June 7 Update- Keep Track
June 7th, 2014 at 4:10 PM
So far in the postseason the Los Angeles Kings have not had home ice advantage in all three rounds. All three rounds have reached to a Game 7. Round one was against the San Jose Sharks, Round 2 the Anaheim Ducks, and the Western Conference Final against the Chicago Blackhawks....

Stanley Cup Final Prediction: Why the Kings Will Win in 5
June 7th, 2014 at 2:33 AM
With Game 1 going to the Los Angeles Kings, it’s a good time to set out there why the predication is that the Kings will win over the New York Rangers in the 2014 Stanley Cup Final. Forwards: The Rangers don’t have any offensive players that have made headlines or have...

The Los Angeles Kings are Making Headlines
June 7th, 2014 at 1:41 AM
The Los Angeles Kings are making headlines locally and nationally for their achievement of making it to the 2014 Stanley Cup Final. During the regular season the Kings practice arena, Toyota Sports Center, has a few reporters. This time however because they made it to the Finals, and in 2012, there’s...

Barry Melrose: the Coming Forth of the Los Angeles Kings
June 5th, 2014 at 1:22 AM
When Barry Melrose coached the Los Angeles Kings from 1992-1995, he became a core part of the franchise’s history. He was the first coach to take the team to the Stanley Cup Final in the 1992-93 season, even though they lost, it was the closest they had ever gotten. He...

Los Angeles Kings Make History, Again, as They Advance to the Stanley Cup Final
June 1st, 2014 at 11:54 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have made history yet again this season. They are the first team to win every Game 7 in the playoffs to reach the Stanley Cup Final, with a 5-4 overtime win over the defending Cup Champions, the Chicago Blackhawks. The Kings have won all four of their...

Los Angeles Kings Player Updates: the Defensemen’s
May 26th, 2014 at 11:48 AM
Earlier in the post season defensemen’s Robyn Regehr and Willie Mitchell for the los Angeles Kings were out due to injury. Willie Mitchell, lower body injury had been out since Game 6 of the first round but has already returned to the line-up in the Chicago series. Robyn Regehr on...

Round 2 Game 7: Los Angeles Kings are Indeed Southern California’s Kings, Conquering the Anaheim Ducks 6-2
May 16th, 2014 at 10:02 PM
The Los Angeles Kings earn their crown as Southern California’s hockey team, conquering the Anaheim Ducks 6-2 at Honda Center on Friday. The Kings passed the San Jose Sharks in round one of the 2014 playoffs, making history by coming up from a 3-0 series deficit, and definitely made history tonight...