Tagged: ‘Hockey’

Rivalry Boils Between the Kings and Sharks
October 8th, 2015 at 6:18 PM
The Los Angeles Kings and San Jose Sharks rivalry picked up in full swing during the season opener on Wednesday night, where the Kings fell 5-1. The game had four fighting majors, four roughing minors and a match penalty assessed on Milan Lucic of the Kings who hit the Sharks’ Logan...

Los Angeles Kings Fall 5-1 to the San Jose Sharks
October 8th, 2015 at 12:08 AM
The Los Angeles Kings lost 5-1 to the San Jose Sharks in their season opener at the STAPLES Center on Wednesday night. Jonathan Quick made 27 saves out of 32 shots. Former King, Martin Jones made 19 out of 20 saves in between the pipes for the Sharks. “I was just trying...

Martin Jones Returns to Los Angeles
October 7th, 2015 at 5:56 PM
On June 26, goaltender Martin Jones was traded to the Boston Bruins, and three days later he was sent to the San Jose Sharks. Tonight, the 25-year old returns to the STAPLES Center and will be the starting goaltender, facing the team he won the Stanley Cup with in 2014. “It’s...

Los Angeles Kings Season Opener Preview
October 7th, 2015 at 4:34 PM
The Los Angeles Kings open their season tonight at the STAPLES Center against the San Jose Sharks. “Good rivalry for a long time,” said head coach Darryl Sutter about opening the season against the Sharks. “If you look at the teams that’ve been really close, both have been really competitive teams...

Los Angeles Kings Final Roster Moves
October 6th, 2015 at 1:52 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have acquired a conditional seventh-round draft selection from the New Jersey Devils in the 2017 NHL Draft in exchange for forward Brian O’Neill, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. Per the Kings : O’Neill, 27, has not played a game for the Kings. He was originally...

Los Angeles Kings Guest Speaker Leaves Big Impact
October 6th, 2015 at 1:01 AM
Los Angeles Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi, invited former NBA player Chris Herren to speak to the Kings players and staff members last week and left quite the impact after telling his story. “It was pretty intense,” Tyler Toffoli said to Rich Hammond of the OC Register. “It definitely puts things...

Slava Voynov to Play in the KHL
October 5th, 2015 at 7:12 PM
After deciding to voluntarily leave to his native land of Russian, Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov is planning on playing for SKA St. Petersburg of the KHL, according to several media reports. Voynov announced his decision to leave the Kings for Russia on Sept. 16. He served 90-days at the Seal...

Los Angeles Kings Muzzin, Greene and King Update
October 5th, 2015 at 6:06 PM
Los Angeles Kings defenseman's Jake Muzzin and Matt Greene, both suffered upper-body injuries during the teams 2-1 shootout victory in Colorado two Sunday’s ago and took the ice on Monday. On Monday it was also announced that Dwight King suffered an injury during Saturday’s 4-0 win over Colorado in Las...

Three Los Angeles Kings Placed on Waivers- New Numbers
October 5th, 2015 at 5:08 PM
The Los Angeles Kings placed defenseman Jamie McBain, goaltender J-F Berube and defenseman Vincent LoVerde on waivers today via several media reports. Today the NHL requires a 23 player roster to be finalized and it will be learned by Tuesday morning whether these players have cleared waivers or have been assigned...

Los Angeles Kings Shutout the Colorado Avalanche
October 3rd, 2015 at 9:54 PM
The Los Angeles Kings shutout the Colorado Avalanche 4-0 at the annual Frozen Fury preseason game at MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Dustin Brown and Kyle Clifford scored the first two goals in the first period. The third goal came from Trevor Lewis in the second period and the fourth goal came...

Los Angeles Kings Jake Muzzin and Matt Greene Update
October 3rd, 2015 at 3:19 PM
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Jake Muzzin played in Denver in 2013 and suffered a knee sprain. He played in Colorado Springs last year and broke his thumb. Last Sunday, Muzzin returned to Denver and suffered an upper-body injury. “Three for three,” Muzzin said to Rich Hammond of the OC Register. Muzzin has...

30 Players Remain on Kings Roster
October 2nd, 2015 at 2:34 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have announced the following player transactions. Assigned to Ontario Reign (AHL) Training Camp: Peter Budaj – G Assigned to Junior: Damir Sharipzyanov – D (Owen Sound, OHL) The Kings have 30 players remaining on their 2015 Training Camp roster.

Los Angeles Kings Fall 2-1 to the Ducks in Overtime
September 30th, 2015 at 12:36 PM
The Los Angeles Kings fell 2-1 to the Anaheim Ducks during 3-on-3 overtime, Tuesday night at the STAPLES Center. The Ducks won both preseason games against the Kings this year. Corey Perry scored a goal for Anaheim early in the second. Towards the end of the period a shot was deflect...

NHL Betting is Easier than You Think
September 30th, 2015 at 7:35 AM
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Los Angeles Kings Win in a Shootout, Two Players Injured
September 28th, 2015 at 1:27 AM
The Los Angeles Kings got a 2-1 victory in a shootout against the Colorado Avalanche during Sunday’s preseason game in Denver. The Kings’ Michael Mersch scored the goal in the first, with the assist credited to Jordan Nolan, who made his preseason debut. In the second period the Avalanche’s Tyson Barrie...

Los Angeles Kings Kings Roster Down to 34 Players
September 27th, 2015 at 2:25 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have announced the following player transactions. Assigned to Ontario (AHL): Andrew Crescenzi – C Assigned to Junior: Erik Cernak – D (Erie, OHL) The Kings have 32 players remaining on their 2015 Training Camp roster.

Los Angeles Kings Off-Ice Events Update
September 26th, 2015 at 6:05 PM
With Frozen Fury XVII around the corner, Luc Robitaille 's Celebrity Poker Tournament will be held Friday, October 2 at the MGM Grand. All proceeds will benefit Echoes of Hope, Luc and Stacia’s non-profit organization. There will be a no limit Texas Hold’em poker tournament that will feature $40,000 in cash...

Los Angeles Kings September 26 Practice Report
September 26th, 2015 at 4:24 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice in color-coordinated five-man groups Saturday afternoon at the Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo. Grey: Lucic-Kopitar-Gaborik-Schultz-Ehrhoff Purple: Pearson-Carter-Toffoli-Martinez-Greene White: King-Shore-Brown-Muzzin-Doughty Black: Clifford-Andreoff-Lewis-O’Neill-McNabb-McBain Red: Mersch-Weal-Nolan-Forbort-LoVerde Goalies: Quick, Enroth, Budaj, Berube (Quick left the ice early but nothing to be worried about) The practice was pretty routine battle drills, five-on-zero drills odd-man rushes,...

Los Angeles Kings Roster Down to 34 Players
September 26th, 2015 at 2:10 PM
The Los Angeles Kings announced the following player transactions on Saturday. Assigned to Ontario (AHL): Justin Auger – RW Patrik Bartosak – G Jonny Brodzinski – C Nic Dowd – C Nick Ebert – D Kevin Gravel – D Adrian Kempe – LW Maxim Kitsyn – LW Zachary Leslie – D Alex Lintuniemi – D Kurtis MacDermid – D Alex Roach – D Scott...

Los Angeles Kings Fall 2-1 to the Anaheim Ducks
September 25th, 2015 at 11:07 PM
The Los Angeles Kings fell 2-1 to the Anaheim Ducks during their preseason game, Friday at the Honda Center. “I think we did some good things out there,” said Trevor Lewis about the game. “I think for the most part our penalty kill is good. I think we did some good...