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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...

Former Los Angeles King, Ziggy Palffy Announces Retirement
July 31st, 2013 at 9:04 PM
One of the most skilled players and former Los Angeles King, right wing Ziggy Palffy, announced his retirement from professional hockey on Wednesday. "One morning is more beautiful than the previous one, and you have other opinions," Palffy told the International Ice Hockey Federation website. "At this point, I believe that...

Los Angeles Kings Acquire Left Wing Dan Carcillo from Chicago Blackhawks
July 16th, 2013 at 5:42 PM
The Los Angeles Kings acquired left wing Dan Carcillo from the Chicago Blackhawks on Tuesday in exchange for a sixth-round draft pick in 2015. The draft pick could become a fifth-round selection if Carcillo appears in 40 or more games with the Kings in 2013-14. One of the Kings' main goals...

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 Captain Dustin Brown Selected as Finalist for Mark Messier NHL Leadership Award
May 20th, 2013 at 9:29 PM
Los Angeles Kings captain Dustin Brown is one of three finalists for the 2013 Mark Messier NHL Leadership award, the league announced Monday. The award has been in existence since the 2006-07 season, and is given to "the player who exemplifies great leadership qualities to his team, on and off the...

Los Angeles Kings Captain Dustin Brown Suspended for Final Two Regular Season Games
April 24th, 2013 at 4:16 PM
Los Angeles Kings captain Dustin Brown was scheduled for a disciplinary hearing with Director of Player Safety Brendan Shanahan on Wednesday, following his hit (elbow) on Jason Pominville in a loss to the Minnesota Wild a day earlier. The result of that meeting was a two-game suspension for the Kings'...

Los Angeles Kings Forward Jordan Nolan Fined League Maximum
March 24th, 2013 at 9:04 PM
Los Angeles Kings forward Jordan Nolan was fined the NHL maximum of $1,436.94 on Sunday for cross-checking Vancouver Canucks captain Henrik Sedin during Saturday's shutout loss.     The Collective Bargaining Agreement states that a first-time offender can be fined a maximum of either $10,000, or half of his daily salary, whichever is the lesser...

Jarome Iginla Lists Los Angeles Kings as Possible Trade Destination
March 24th, 2013 at 8:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** Calgary Flames Captain Jarome Iginla will likely have plenty of suitors leading up to the April 3rd NHL trade deadline, but he seems to only care for four. With his career much closer to the end than the beginning, and the Flames dwelling at the bottom of the Western Conference standings,...

Los Angeles Kings Trade Simon Gagne to Philadelphia Flyers for Conditional Draft Pick
February 26th, 2013 at 3:58 PM
The Los Angeles Kings traded forward Simon Gagne to the Philadelphia Flyers, back to where the 32-year-old veteran spent the first 10 seasons of his NHL career. The Kings will receive a conditional draft pick in return, which will become a third-round pick if the Flyers make the postseason, or...

VIDEO: Ian Laperriere, Legendary Tough Guy
February 24th, 2013 at 10:49 PM
Former Los Angeles Kings right wing Ian Laperriere was honored before Saturday's game against the Colorado Avalanche as a part of the teams annual "Legends Series". Laperriere was not an offensive genius, in fact, in his best offensive season with the Kings he produced just 23 points (8 goals, 15 assists) in 62...

Manchester Monarchs Sign Forward Colton Yellow Horn to Professional Tryout Agreement
February 7th, 2013 at 5:06 PM
The Manchester Monarchs, the chief minor league affiliate of the Los Angeles Kings, signed left wing Colton Yellow Horn to a professional tryout agreement on Thursday, reports www.mayorsmanor.com. Yellow Horn had been playing with the Ontario Reign of the ECHL, where he currently leads the league with 58 points (36 goals,...

Los Angeles Kings Ship Andrei Loktionov to New Jersey Devils for Fifth-round Pick in 2013
February 6th, 2013 at 11:46 PM
***PHOTO1***Prospect Andrei Loktionov was a fifth-round selection by the Los Angeles Kings in the 2008 NHL Draft, and now after four seasons, 59 career NHL games, and a failed move from center to wing, the 22-year-old has been traded to the New Jersey Devils for exactly what GM Dean Lombardi originally paid...

Los Angeles Kings Forward Dustin Penner Back in Lineup for Saturday’s Game Against Anaheim Ducks
February 1st, 2013 at 5:03 PM
Los Angeles Kings forward Dustin Penner will return to the ice for Saturday's game against his former team, the Anaheim Ducks, after watching from the sidelines for four consecutive games, reports the Los Angeles Times. Penner has been a healthy scratch in all but two games this season, in which he had no points and a minus-2...

Sifting Through the Kingdom: Wingers of the Los Angeles Kings
January 19th, 2013 at 2:13 AM
The Los Angeles Kings return to the ice in 2013 with almost the exact same roster as last season, when the team won its first ever Stanley Cup. The team has a good mix of forwards on the wing, ranging from goal scores to hard hitters, and includes both youthfulness...

Kings Acquire Anthony Stewart and Draft Picks in Trade for Kevin Westgarth
January 13th, 2013 at 5:24 PM
***PHOTO1***The Los Angeles Kings traded forward Kevin Westgarth to the Carolina Hurricanes today, in exchange for forward Anthony Stewart, a fourth round pick in the 2013 NHL Draft, and a sixth round pick in the 2014 NHL Draft. Stewart, a 6-3, 230-pound winger, was drafted 25th overall in 2003 by the...