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Los Angeles Kings Forward Trevor Lewis
March 4th, 2015 at 9:53 PM
Los Angeles Kings forward Trevor Lewis has stepped up from being on the third or fourth line to the first, scoring big goals for the team and recording career-highs. The 28 year old not only does a strong job keeping pucks out of the Kings net, he leads the team...

Jordan Nolan Has Been Signed to a Three-Year Contract Extension
February 24th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have signed forward Jordan Nolan to a three-year contract extension, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. The average annual value of the contract is $950,000, according to TSN Radio's Bob McKenzie. Both Jordan’s father, Head Coach of the Sabres Ted Nolan, and his brother, Brandon Nolan,...

Tyler Toffoli Named the NHL’s Second Star of the Week
February 16th, 2015 at 12:54 PM
The NHL’s “Three Stars” for the week ending February 15 have been named. Chicago Blackhawks forward Marian Hossa is the first star, Los Angeles Kings forward Tyler Toffoli the second and Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne the third. From the NHL: Toffoli shared second in the NHL with four goals and six...

Mike Richards Makes His Debut with the Manchester Monarchs
January 31st, 2015 at 12:01 AM
Forward Mike Richards made his debut with the Los Angeles Kings' American Hockey League affiliate, the Manchester Monarchs on Friday night. He did not record a point, but registered two shots, and took one penalty (hooking) in the team’s 3-1 victory over Portland. Richards wore the number 18 (which is...

Tyler Toffoli Has Been Activated from IR
January 28th, 2015 at 2:56 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have activated forward Tyler Toffoli from the injured reserve today. Expect him to play tonight at the STAPLES Center against the Chicago Blackhawks. Toffoli missed six games due to mononucleosis. Toffoli has 12 goals and 15 assists in 41 games this season, with a plus-16 rating...

Tanner Pearson Has Been Placed on Injured Reserve
January 13th, 2015 at 7:33 PM
Tanner Pearson, who crashed heavily into the boards during a second period scoring opportunity in Saturday’s 5-4 shootout loss to the Winnipeg Jets has suffered a fractured fibula in his left leg. “They told us he would not return, so I’ll give you more information as we go along,” Darryl Sutter...

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...

Trevor Lewis Officially on Injured Reserve
October 14th, 2014 at 8:31 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have placed forward Trevor Lewis on the injured reserve, Kings' President and General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. The date effective will go back to October 8, the Kings opener. During the opener Lewis had the highest number of shots on the team, but was unable to...

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...

Los Angeles Kings Recall Colin Fraser
April 22nd, 2014 at 12:19 PM
Jon Rosen of lakingsinsider.com reported Monday, “earlier today the Los Angeles Kings assigned Linden Vey to the Manchester Monarchs and now appear to be set to recall center Colin Fraser. Though the Vey assignment has been announced by the team, the latter part of the transaction is not official.” Fraser was...

Los Angeles Kings’ Dustin Penner Returns to the Anaheim Ducks
July 16th, 2013 at 5:39 PM
The Anaheim Ducks announced Tuesday that they are bringing back unrestricted free agent, Dustin Penner, signing him to a one year contract through the 2013-14 NHL season. No terms were disclosed, but the Orange County Register reports the deal is worth $2 million. Penner, 30, is a two-time Stanley Cup Champion...

Defenseman Jake Muzzin Agrees to a Two-Year Contract Extension
July 13th, 2013 at 12:00 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have come to terms with restricted free agent Jake Muzzin for a two-year contract extension, the team announced Friday. TSN has reported that the deal will pay the 23-year-old $2 million, which will amount to a $1 million annual average. The 6’3” 215-pounder played 45 games with the Kings last...

Jarret Stoll is Doing “OK” After Suffering a Seizure
July 12th, 2013 at 10:23 AM
***PHOTO1*** Los Angeles Kings forward, Jarret Stoll, is doing OK, after being rushed to the hospital on July 3, having suffered a seizure. General Manager Dean Lombardi told the LA Times after visiting Stoll in the hospital that he is doing OK and the doctors have run many tests but are still...

Former Los Angeles Kings Forward Brad Richardson Agrees to Two-Year Deal with Vancouver Canucks
July 5th, 2013 at 7:03 PM
After spending the past five seasons in and out of the lineup with the Los Angeles Kings, forward Brad Richardson has decided to find a new home this offseason. The eight-year veteran agreed to a new deal with the Vancouver Canucks on Friday that will reportedly pay him $2.3 million...

Los Angeles Kings Center Jarret Stoll Hospitalized After Suffering Seizure
July 3rd, 2013 at 1:43 PM
Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll suffered a seizure at his Hermosa Beach residence Wednesday morning and was rushed to Little Company of Mary Hospital in Torrence, reports the Los Angeles Times. Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi said that Stoll underwent a series of tests and is expected to be released...

Los Angeles Kings Select Valentin Zykov with 37th Overall Pick
July 1st, 2013 at 1:55 AM
***VIDEO1*** The Los Angeles Kings traded three draft picks for forward Valentin Zykov. The Kings traded their 57th, 88th, and 96th overall pick to the Edmonton Oilers, to move up to the 37th spot in round two. They simply could not wait that long for Zykov. Mark Yannetti, the Kings' co-director of amateur...

Los Angeles Kings Battered and Bruised as Title Defense Comes to an End
June 11th, 2013 at 11:58 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Stanley Cup Playoffs may be the most grueling of postseasons amongst this country's major sports. The physical grind of hockey eventually takes its toll on teams and their players, and the club that's left standing in the end has usually avoided major injuries during their playoff run. The Los Angeles...

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...