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Los Angeles Kings: Slava Voynov Update
November 20th, 2014 at 2:42 PM
The District Attorney’s Office has filed a felony case against Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov. The charges announced this afternoon are for one felony count of corporal injury to spouse. Press Release from the District Attorney’s office: A Los Angeles Kings defenseman was charged today in connection with an alleged attack...

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 Updates: Martinez, Voynov, and Bodnarchuk
November 19th, 2014 at 6:12 PM
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Alec Martinez injured his finger during last Thursday’s game against the Dallas Stars. Martinez left the game and did not return. He had surgery the following day and is expected to return in a week, per Kings general manager Dean Lombardi. Head coach Darryl Sutter described the...

Los Angeles Kings Get a 5-2 Win Over the Florida Panthers
November 19th, 2014 at 3:05 PM
The Los Angeles Kings conquered the Florida Panthers 5-2 at the STAPLES Center on Tuesday evening. The first period was scoreless, but a wild second period led the Kings to their second straight win. It first started with a goal from Matt Greene followed by a power play goal from Jeff...

Los Angeles Kings Get a 3-2 Overtime Win Against the Anaheim Ducks
November 15th, 2014 at 7:51 PM
Twice this week, the Los Angeles Kings faced the Anaheim Ducks. Unlike Wednesday, though, the Kings took home the two points tonight at the STAPLES Center with a 3-2 win. The first period started with a few penalties as these rivals faced each other once again. The Ducks scored two goals...

Los Angeles Kings Friday Morning Practice
November 14th, 2014 at 1:41 PM
The Los Angeles Kings took the ice at the Toyota Sports Center on Friday morning for practice. ***PHOTO1*** Lines were as follows (color coded): White: Gaborik – Kopitar – Carter Yellow: Pearson – Richards – Toffoli Green: Brown – Stoll – Williams Purple: Clifford – Lewis – Nolan Blue: King – Andreoff “We just did some different stuff...

Another Defenseman Down: Alec Martinez Undergoes Surgery
November 14th, 2014 at 1:31 PM
Since the start of the 2014 regular season, Los Angeles Kings players have suffered their share of setbacks. ***PHOTO1*** The season started with Jake Muzzin being felled by a fluky injury, Slava Voynov being indefinitely suspended, and Robyn Regehr going down with an undisclosed injury. Now, Alec Martinez has been forced to...

Los Angeles Kings: Slava Voynov Update
November 11th, 2014 at 12:53 AM
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov, who remains indefinitely suspended by the NHL on suspicion of domestic violence charges, took the ice with assistant coach John Stevens on Monday. ***PHOTO1*** After the Kings practice concluded on Monday at the Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo, Voynov took the ice in his Kings...

Los Angeles Kings Send the Vancouver Canucks Packing with a 5-1 Victory
November 9th, 2014 at 12:09 AM
Despite only dressing five defensemen, the Los Angeles Kings were able to get a 5-1 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday night at the STAPLES Center. “I think our 5-man-unit did a good job,” said head coach Darryl Sutter. “When you only have five defensemen in the lineup for us,...

Los Angeles Kings Fall 2-1 in a Shootout Against the New York Islanders
November 7th, 2014 at 12:15 AM
The Los Angeles Kings returned returned to the STAPLES Center on Thursday after a five game road trip and fell 2-1 to the New York Islanders in a shootout. Dwight King gave the Kings an early goal to take a 1-0 lead. It was the first time in seven games the...

Los Angeles Kings Thursday Morning Practice
November 6th, 2014 at 1:13 PM
The Los Angeles Kings took the ice at Toyota Sports Center for their morning skate on Thursday. The lines and pairings were as follows: Gaborik – Kopitar – Nolan Pearson – Carter – Toffoli King – Richards – Brown Clifford – Stoll – Lewis Andreoff Muzzin – Doughty Regehr – Martinez McNabb – Greene Quick Jones Jonathan Quick left the ice first,...

Los Angeles Kings Captain Dustin Brown Turns 30
November 5th, 2014 at 12:56 AM
When Dustin Brown played his first NHL game for the Kings on October 9, 2003, he was 19 years-ld. His season was cut short due to a high-ankle sprain; he only played 31 games in his rookie year. Nonetheless, his physical play left an impression on the staff. Today, Brown turned...

Tanner Pearson Named NHL Rookie of the Month for October
November 3rd, 2014 at 12:40 PM
Los Angeles Kings left wing Tanner Pearson led all NHL rookies with seven goals and nine points in 11 games, earning him the title of NHL Rookie of the Month for October. ***PHOTO1*** Per the NHL: “Pearson edged Washington Capitals left wing Andre Burakovsky (2G-6A=8Points in nine games), Nashville Predators center Filip Forsberg...

Los Angeles Kings Lose Their Third Game in Row
November 1st, 2014 at 5:50 PM
The Los Angeles Kings fell 5-2 to the Detroit Red Wings on Friday night at Joe Louis Arena. This marked the Kings third straight loss on the road. The first period started with four goals from the Red wings, two of which were power play goals. The Kings came back in the...

Los Angeles Kings Fall 3-2 in Overtime to the Philadelphia Flyers
October 28th, 2014 at 7:14 PM
The Los Angeles Kings' six game winning streak ended after a 3-2 overtime loss against the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday night at the Wells Fargo Center. The Kings played with 19 skaters tonight- two goaltenders and 17 players- as Anze Kopitar, Marian Gaborik, and Trevor Lewis remain injured. Jonathan Quick was in...

Los Angeles Kings: Anze Kopitar Update
October 28th, 2014 at 6:15 PM
The Los Angeles Kings headed to Philadelphia to start their five-game road trip, and center Anze Kopitar has joined the team. ***PHOTO1*** Kopitar was injured during the second period of Sunday’s 5-2 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets and did not return to the game. He was seen walking around after the game...

Los Angeles Kings: Slava Voynov Update
October 28th, 2014 at 6:01 PM
Irvine-based lawyer Michael Walsh told the Orange County Register that the victim involved in the incident was Slava Voynov’s wife, Marta Varlamova. She decided to be publicly identified in order to clear up confusion and rumors regarding her identity. According to her lawyer, she doesn’t believe Voynov intended to hurt her...

Hockey Legend Gordie Howe Suffers a Stroke
October 28th, 2014 at 5:48 PM
Hockey legend Gordie Howe suffered a “pretty bad stroke” on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** Howe's son told Detroit News, “The right side of his body is very, very weak. He’s unable to stand without help. He’s able to speak, but very, very difficult to speak.” Howe, 86, had spinal surgery over the summer and was...

NHL Announces Three Stars of the Week: Carter, Scrivens and Neilsen
October 27th, 2014 at 1:15 PM
The National Hockey League announced its three stars of the week and Los Angeles Kings Jeff Carter took the number one spot. The center was named the first star of the week for his production over the last two games; two goals and four assists tied for number one in the...

That 70’s Line: Pearson, Carter and Toffoli
October 26th, 2014 at 5:01 PM
Tanner Pearson, Jeff Carter and Tyler Toffoli, nicknamed 'That 70’s Line' during the Los Angeles Kings' run to the 2014 Stanley Cup Championship, have been on a hot streak since the start of the season. ***PHOTO1*** Sunday afternoon when the Kings took on the Columbus Blue Jackets, their hot streak continued. “Tonight wasn’t...