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Los Angeles Kings Terminate Mike Richards’ Contract
June 30th, 2015 at 12:45 AM
The Los Angeles Kings announced on Monday that they have terminated the contract of center Mike Richards, citing "a material breach" by the player. The Kings put Richards on unconditional waivers Sunday. He cleared them Monday morning, and a regular buyout was expected. With the termination he is slated to become...

Mike Richards Placed on Waivers, Expected to Be Bought Out
June 28th, 2015 at 12:33 PM
Via several reports this morning, Los Angeles Kings center Mike Richards has been placed on waivers. This is expected to begin the process of buying out the 30-year old's contract. Richards has five years remaining on his 12-year, $69 million contract that he signed when he was the captain of the...

Jarret Stoll Felony Charge Has Been Dismissed
June 25th, 2015 at 12:56 PM
Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll’s felony charge has been dismissed. He is now being charged with two misdemeanor counts. The felony charge was dismissed in a plea deal with prosecutors, where Stoll pleaded guilty to two misdemeanors; one provoking commission of breach of peace and two for trespass. Stoll...

Jarret Stoll Charged with One Felony Count of Cocaine Possession
June 22nd, 2015 at 1:25 PM
Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll was charged with one felony count of cocaine possession Monday, two months after he was arrested poolside in Las Vegas. If convicted of a felony, Stoll faces a maximum of four years in state prison. He could receive a suspended sentence and probation, but that's...

Kings Center Jarret Stoll Will Return to the Lineup Tonight
April 2nd, 2015 at 2:23 PM
Los Angeles Kings Jarret Stoll centered the third line at practice yesterday and is returning to the lineup tonight against his former team, The Edmonton Oilers, for the first time since suffering a upper-body injury (head). Stoll sustained his injury from a hit in the third period from Derek Dorsett...

Los Angeles Kings Recall Mike Richards
March 22nd, 2015 at 10:39 AM
The Los Angeles Kings have recalled forward Mike Richards from the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. ***PHOTO1*** Richards was placed on waivers and cleared them on January 27, sending him to the Kings AHL affiliate. Richards was in Los Angeles last week and...

Forward Andy Andreoff’s Dream, Comes True
March 16th, 2015 at 11:40 PM
Los Angeles Kings forward Andy Andreoff played in his 15th career NHL game Monday night, recording his first career NHL goal and point. “I kind of blacked out, I couldn’t really hear anything, I was just shocked. I got the monkey off my back, I was definitely relieved,” Andreoff recalled...

Los Angeles Kings Mike Richards Clears Waivers
January 28th, 2015 at 3:51 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have assigned forward Mike Richards to the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced Tuesday. “We’ve got a pretty close team in here,” Jeff Carter told Jon Rosen of lakingsinisder.com about his friend, Richards. “Anytime anybody leaves, it’s always tough. We...

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...

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 #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 Update: Trevor Lewis and Matt Greene
December 5th, 2013 at 9:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Los Angeles Kings returned to practice Thursday morning, after having a recovery day on Wednesday, for a non-contact skate, that allowed injured-reserve players, defenseman Matt Greene and center Trevor Lewis to participate fully. Lakingsinsider.com’s Jon Rosen reported that Greene was paired with Jeff Schultz and Lewis skated opposite Daniel...

Los Angeles Kings Player Update: Quick, Greene, Lewis and Frattin
December 3rd, 2013 at 12:26 AM
Los Angeles Kings center Matt Frattin returned to the line-up from is lower-body injury in the game against the St. Louis Blues on Monday, December 2. Frattin was held out of practice on Friday November 22 for what coach Darryl Sutter called “maintenance”, was a healthy scratch from Saturday, November...

Los Angeles Kings Player Update, Quick, Frattin, Lewis and Greene
November 30th, 2013 at 3:40 AM
The Los Angeles Kings have had a season full of players being on the injured reserve. Though, Kyle Clifford (undisclosed upper-body), Jeff Carter (foot), Jarret Stoll (upper-body), and Jordan Nolan, who was active on the roster but had not been playing due to a undisclosed injury, all returned to the...

Goaltender Ben Scrivens Gets His Second Shut-Out in a Row as the Los Angeles Kings Get a 1-0 Victory Over the New York Rangers
November 17th, 2013 at 10:40 PM
Los Angeles Kings goaltender Ben Scrivens got his second consecutive shutout, and third shutout of the season, giving the Kings a 1-0 victory over the New York Rangers in Madison Square Garden on Sunday. Scrivens hasn’t given up a goal in more than two in half games, going 155 minutes and...

The Los Angeles Kings Fall to the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-1
October 15th, 2013 at 9:30 PM
Despite strong efforts, and an unaccounted goal, The Los Angeles Kings had troubles and were just not as quick, sharp, or more insistent, leading them to fall 5-1 against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday at the Tampa Bay Times Forum. The Lightning started the game fast and were in a...

Los Angeles Kings Willie Mitchell, Jarret Stoll, Dustin Brown, and Justin Williams Say They are Ready Despite Their Last Seasons Injuries
September 12th, 2013 at 12:31 AM
The Los Angeles Kings players were scheduled to report for physicals on Wednesday at the Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo, and are scheduled to take the ice on Thursday. ***PHOTO1*** Kings defenseman Willie Mitchell, who missed all of last season because of a knee injury, needed a second procedure to correct...

Nine Los Angeles Kings Players Make It to the Top 200 Overall Fantasy Hockey Rankings
August 27th, 2013 at 6:23 AM
***PHOTO1*** NHL.com has released the top 200 overall fantasy hockey player rankings, as determined by fantasy experts Matt Cubeta, Pete Jensen, Matt Sitkoff, and Chris Foster. The experts, as stated on NHL.com, use past statistics, potential line-mates, injuries, and much more when producing these rankings and everyone’s opinion is different. After taking...

Los Angeles Kings Kyle Clifford Signs a Two-Year Contract
August 2nd, 2013 at 5:37 PM
 The Los Angeles Kings have agreed to a two-year contract with 22-year-old left wing Kyle Clifford, the Kings announced Friday morning. The contracts annual average comes to $1.075 million. ***VIDEO1*** The 6’2” 209-pounder had 14 points (7G-7A) last season with the Kings in 48 games and 51 penalty minutes.  He played 14 playoff...

The Los Angeles Kings Agree to a One-Year Contract with Center Trevor Lewis
July 23rd, 2013 at 10:51 AM
The Los Angeles Kings avoided arbitration with center Trevor Lewis agreeing to a one-year contract, the team announced Tuesday. TSN's Darren Dreger is reporting the deal is worth $1.325 million. The 26-year-old had five goals, two of which were game winning goals, and 9 assists, gaining 14 points and a plus-5...