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2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi: Los Angeles Kings Round-Up
February 23rd, 2014 at 5:47 PM
The Los Angeles Kings sent six players; Drew Doughty, Jeff Carter, Dustin Brown, Jonathan Quick, Slava Voynov and Anze Kopitar, Head Equipment Manager Darren Granger, and Musical Director Dieter Ruehle who played his organ at the Shayba Ice Arena. They are all coming home with memories of a lifetime,...

Canada Wins the Gold and Repeats Olympic Title
February 23rd, 2014 at 4:45 PM
Team Canada shutout Sweden 3-0 on Sunday at Bolshoy Ice Dome winning the gold-medal for men’s hockey at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. Canada is the first repeat gold-medal winner since the Soviet Union/Unified Team won three in a row in 1984, 1988 and 1992. Dating back to 1920 Canada...

The Los Angles Kings are Back!
February 19th, 2014 at 11:31 PM
The Los Angeles Kings players on the active roster who did not participate in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi returned to the ice. This is the first time since they won 2-1 in overtime against the Columbus Blue Jackets on February 6, in their last game before the Olympic...

Tyler Toffoli, Linden Vey, and Tanner Pearson Recalled from AHL
February 19th, 2014 at 11:22 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have recalled forwards Tyler Toffoli, Linden Vey and Tanner Pearson from the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League. Kings President and General Manager Dean Lombardi made the announcement on Wednesday, February 19. Toffoli, 21, in 39 games with the Kings this season, recorded 19 points...

Tyler Toffoli and Martin Jones to the Manchester Monarchs
February 7th, 2014 at 11:02 PM
Forward Tyler Toffoli and Goaltender Martin Jones of the Los Angeles Kings were assigned to AHL’s Manchester Monarchs the team announced today. The assignment came at the start of the Olympic break. Goaltender J.F. Berube has been recalled to the Kings. This is most likely a “paper transaction” just to...

Dustin Brown, One of the Most Respected Captain’s in the National Hockey League
February 7th, 2014 at 10:29 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...

Los Angeles Kings End Their Losing Streak with a 2-1 Overtime Victory
February 7th, 2014 at 12:41 AM
The Los Angeles Kings beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 2-1 in overtime on Thursday at STAPLES Center. The Kings ended their final game before the Winter Olympics break on a positive note, late in the game ending their losing streak as they found their spark again. The Kings still had difficulty keeping...

Los Angeles Kings Defenseman Jeff Schultz Assigned to the Manchester Monarchs
February 5th, 2014 at 9:31 PM
For the third time this season Los Angeles Kings have assigned Jeff Schultz to the Manchester Monarchs. Schultz was called up when defenseman Alec Martinez suffered a hyperextended elbow, when Anaheim Ducks forward Kyle Palmieri collided with him and goaltender Jonathan Quick in the third period of the Stadium Series game...

Los Angeles Kings Finally Score Goals but Fall 5-3 to the Chicago Blackhawks
February 4th, 2014 at 12:21 AM
It was the Western Conference Finals of 2013 all over again as the Los Angeles Kings and defending Stanley Cup Champions the Chicago Blackhawks played a tough game, but with a few lucky chances the Blackhawks won 5-3 at STAPLES Center on Monday. It was the best offensive team in the...

The Los Angeles Kings Get Shut Out by the Philadelphia Flyers 2-0
February 1st, 2014 at 4:04 PM
The Los Angeles Kings were shut out for the sixth time this season, this time by the Philadelphia Flyers falling 2-0 on Saturday at STAPLES Center. It seems as though all former Kings keep coming back to just score on the Kings. Wayne Simmonds of the Flyers (former King) got the first...

Los Angeles Kings Colin Fraser Turns 29
January 28th, 2014 at 10:38 PM
Los Angeles Kings 6’1” 190-pound, center Colin Fraser turned 29-years old on January 28. Let's take a look at his career thus far. Fraser was born in Sicamous, but raised in Surrey, British Columbia. Before he was drafted in the 3rd round, 69th overall, by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 2003...

Los Angeles Kings Staring Goaltender Jonathan Quick Update
January 4th, 2014 at 5:01 PM
Los Angeles Kings starting goaltender Jonathan Quick could return to the line-up on Saturday where the Kings will take on the Vancouver Canucks. Quick is the only Kings player on injured reserve. Quick hasn’t played or traveled with the team since suffering his grade two groin injury during the overtime of...

The Los Angeles Kings Get 30 Shots but are Unable to Get Past the St. Louis Blues, Falling 5-0
January 2nd, 2014 at 9:54 PM
In the fourth and final game of the road-trip, the Los Angeles Kings fell 5-0 to the St. Louis Blues at Scottrade Center on Thursday, a game they probably want to put behind them and move forward. Yet again the penalty box stopped the Kings from the aggressive physical tone...

Los Angeles Kings #77 Jeff Carter Turns 29
January 2nd, 2014 at 12:07 AM
On January 1, 2014, NHL All-Star Jeff Carter of the Los Angeles Kings turned 29. Let’s take a look at the center’s career thus far. Born in London, Ontario, Canada, Carter started out by playing minor hockey for the London Jr. Knights rep program. He played bantam hockey with the AAA...

Los Angeles Kings Have Their Fourth Straight Loss, Falling 3-2 to the Dallas Stars
December 31st, 2013 at 9:26 PM
On New Years Eve the Los Angeles Kings did everything in their power to gain a win but it was too late as the Dallas Stars took home the two points, winning 3-2 at American Airlines Center in Dallas, TX. This was the Kings season-high fourth straight loss and the final...

Los Angeles Kings Dominate the Game, but the Chicago Blackhawks Take Home the 1-0 Victory
December 30th, 2013 at 9:37 PM
The Los Angeles Kings played a strong physical game but it wasn’t enough to get past the Chicago Blackhawks who had speed and puck control, taking home the 1-0 victory. Kings goaltender Martin Jones gave another phenomenal performance, saving 29 shots. In his young career Jones has a .955 Save percentage,...

Los Angeles Kings Fall 3-2 in Last Game of the Series Against the Nashville Predators
December 28th, 2013 at 8:19 PM
Los Angeles Kings had a heart-breaking loss, 3-2, against the Nashville Predators at Bridgestone Center on Saturday. The series ended between the two teams, Predators winning two, Kings one. Predators had five power play opportunities only scoring on one as the Kings defense was on point again. One of the Kings...

Los Angeles Kings Player Update: Jonathan Quick Willie Mitchell and Dustin Brown
December 28th, 2013 at 4:42 PM
Of the Los Angeles Kings Willie Mitchell (upper-body injury) but a healthy scratch, Dustin Brown (ill) and Jonathan Quick long-term injured reserve (grade two groin strain injury), are all taking steps to make their returns. Willie Mitchell suffered a hit with 3:22 remaining in the first period during the game...

Los Angeles Kings December 27 and 28 Practice
December 28th, 2013 at 3:25 PM
After enjoying a four day Christmas break the Los Angeles Kings arrived in Nashville, TN and had their first practice since the break at Bridgestone Arena on Friday. All three goaltenders have traveled with the team, Jonathan Quick, Ben Scrivens and Martin Jones. Quick had not traveled with the team since...

Los Angeles Kings Rookie Goaltender Martin Jones Ties for the Best-Career Start in NHL History, 8-0-0, as the Kings Gain a 3-2 Shootout Victory Over the Colorado Avalanche
December 21st, 2013 at 9:45 PM
The Los Angeles Kings found themselves in another past regulation game with the Colorado Avalanche on Saturday at STAPLES Center, where they claimed the home ice and became victorious 3-2 in a shootout, sending the Avalanche packing as goaltender Martin Jones made history. ***VIDEO1*** The team embraced Jones congratulating him on...