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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 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 Goaltender Named NHL’s Second Star of the Week
December 16th, 2013 at 5:52 PM
After posting a 3-0-0 record, 1.00 Goals Against Average, .972 Save Percentage, and a shutout, Los Angeles Kings goaltender Martin Jones was named the NHL’s second star of the week ending on December 15, as he led his team to 48 points, 22-8-4, moving them to second place in the...

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...

Los Angeles Kings Goaltender Ben Scrivens Named the NHL’s First Star of the Week
November 19th, 2013 at 12:07 AM
Los Angeles Kings substitute goaltender Ben Scrivens, nicknamed “The Professor” was named the NHL’s First Star of the Week for his 3-0-1 record in the road, 0.66 goals against average, a .977 save percentage, and a back-to-back shutout win against the New Jersey Devils and New York Rangers. With exceptional play,...

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...

Los Angeles Kings Goaltender, Ben Scrivens “The Professor”
November 17th, 2013 at 2:25 PM
Los Angeles Kings goaltender Ben Scrivens is called "The Professor," for being well-spoken. Scrivens is a 2010 graduate in Hotel Management of Ivy League school, Cornell University. The back-up goaltender has been starting for the Kings since number one goaltender Jonathan Quick got injured. Coach Darryl Sutter told Lisa Dillman of...

Los Angeles Kings Goaltender Jonathan Quick Suffers Grade Two Groin Strain
November 14th, 2013 at 8:49 PM
Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick, 27, underwent an MRI Wednesday night to determine the nature of the injury he suffered and results confirmed that he has a grade two groin strain, according to Kings coach Darryl Sutter. The former Conn Smythe trophy winner suffered the injury when stretching out to...

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...

Seven Players from the Los Angeles Kings Invited to Orientation for the 2014 Winter Olympics
July 23rd, 2013 at 1:56 AM
Seven players from the Los Angeles Kings have been invited to orientation camp for the 2014 Winter Olympics.   ***PHOTO1*** USA Hockey on Monday revealed the 48 players that will take part in the U.S. Men’s National Team Orientation Camp. Of the Los Angeles Kings, Captain Dustin Brown, goaltender Jonathan Quick, and...

Los Angeles Kings Ship Jonathan Bernier to Toronto Maple Leafs
June 23rd, 2013 at 5:41 PM
***PHOTO1***The Los Angeles Kings have traded backup goaltender Jonathan Bernier to the Toronto Maple Leafs in exchange for forward Matt Frattin, goaltender Ben Scrivens, and a second-round draft pick, general manager Dean Lombardi announced Sunday. Bernier, a former first-round pick in 2006 (11th overall), spent the majority of his time in...

Patrick Kane’s Double-Overtime Winner Ends Los Angeles Kings’ Run as Stanley Cup Champions
June 8th, 2013 at 11:45 PM
The Kings will head back home to Los Angeles after Game 5 of their Western Conference Final series with the Chicago Blackhawks, just not for the reasons they intended. Los Angeles had an opportunity to extend the series to a sixth game at Staples Center after tying Saturday's contest in the...

Los Angeles Kings Cut Chicago Blackhawks’ Series Lead in Half with Game 3 Win
June 5th, 2013 at 2:50 PM
The Los Angeles Kings took their first step toward recovery in their Western Conference Final series with the Chicago Blackhawks, earning a 3-1 victory at Staples Center on Tuesday. ***VIDEO1*** Slava Voynov notched the game-winner and Jonathan Quick was able to bounce back after a poor performance in Game 2, as the...

Chicago Blackhawks Win Game 1 of Western Conference Final Against Los Angeles Kings
June 1st, 2013 at 11:32 PM
The Chicago Blackhawks struck twice in a span of less than four minutes on Saturday, and that was all the offense they would need in a 2-1 win over the Los Angeles Kings in Game 1 of the Western Conference Final. Patrick Sharp scored his team-leading eighth goal of the postseason...

Los Angeles Kings-Chicago Blackhawks Western Conference Final Breakdown
May 31st, 2013 at 4:25 PM
***PHOTO1***The most grueling of professional postseasons has peeled it's way down to just two pairs of surviving teams. The 2013 Western Conference Final will boast two of the past three Stanley Cup winners, with the defending champion Los Angeles Kings taking on the 2010 Cup-winning Chicago Blackhawks in a series that...

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...

Los Angeles Kings Roll to 3-2 Series Lead Behind Jonathan Quick’s Seventh Career Playoff Shutout
May 23rd, 2013 at 11:59 PM
Reigning Conn Smythe Trophy winner Jonathan Quick continues to make a name for himself as a playoff performer. The 27-year-old goaltender recorded his seventh career postseason shutout in a 3-0 win over the San Jose Sharks in Game 5 on Thursday night. Anze Kopitar scored the game-winning goal, and Slava...

Los Angeles Kings Goaltender Jonathan Quick Escapes Supplementary Discipline for Game Misconduct
May 20th, 2013 at 5:54 PM
Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick will not face supplementary discipline for his post-game actions in Saturday's Game 3 loss to the San Jose Sharks, reports Helene Elliott of the Los Angeles Times. Quick was assessed a game misconduct after he chased down officials following Logan Couture's game-winning goal in...