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Damir Sharipzyanov Signs Entry-Level Contract with the Kings
August 27th, 2015 at 2:22 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have signed defenseman Damir Sharipzyanov to a three-year entry-level contract, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. Per the Kings: The 19-year-old Sharipzyanov (born Feb. 17, 1996) is a 6-2, 203-pound native of Nizhnekamsk, Russia who appeared in 66 regular-season games last season with Owen Sound (OHL) where...

Jim Fox to Be Induced into SCSB Hall of Fame
August 27th, 2015 at 1:48 PM
Current Los Angeles Kings analyst and former Kings forward, Jim Fox, will be inducted into the Southern California Sports Broadcasters Hall of Fame next year. Fox begins his 26th year as the Kings TV analyst and will join long-time Kings broadcasters Bob Miller and Nick Nickson in the SCSB Hall of...

The AHL Releases the Ontario Reign’s 2015-16 Schedule
August 27th, 2015 at 12:15 PM
The AHL released their 2015-16 season schedule. The Ontario Reign and the four other California-based teams will play 68-games, while the remaining 25 teams will play 76-games. Below is the full Ontario Reign Schedule: Day Date Time Opponent Sat 10/10/15 7:00 PM @ Bakersfield Thu 10/15/15 7:00 PM @ Manitoba Sat 10/17/15 7:00 PM...

Mike Richards Charged with Illegal Possession of a Controlled Substance
August 27th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
Former Los Angeles Kings forward Mike Richards has been charged with illegal possession of a controlled substance, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police announced Thursday morning. Sources told TSN that Richards has not yet entered a plea and has a court hearing on Sept. 10. It's likely that the case will be...

Los Angeles Kings Add Christian Ehrhoff to Their Blue Line
August 23rd, 2015 at 12:04 PM
As first reported by TSN Hockey Insider Bob McKenzie, the Los Angeles Kings have signed veteran defenseman Christian Ehrhoff, to a one-year deal $1.5 million deal. The Kings needed to make an addition to their blue line after losing Andrej Sekera (Edmonton Oilers) and Robyn Regehr (retirement) in the offseason. They're...

Legends Night Series 2015-16 Honoree’s Announced
August 19th, 2015 at 1:45 PM
The Los Angeles Kings will honor Nick Nickson, Mike Donnelly and Jimmy Carson at STAPLES Center as part of this season’s popular Legends Night Series. The Kings will wear their Vintage Jerseys as part of these special evenings -- it will mark the only time the Kings will wear these sweaters...

The Future of Slava Voynov Remains Uncertain
August 18th, 2015 at 9:43 PM
The question that remains unanswered since last October is whether Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov will return to play or not. After pleading no contest on July 2 to one misdemeanor count of corporal injury to a spouse in the Torrance Superior Court, Voynov was sentenced to 90-days in jail...

Inaugural ‘Pedal for Pucks’ Hosted by the Los Angeles Kings
August 18th, 2015 at 12:41 PM
The Los Angeles Kings will host their first ‘Pedal For Pucks’ event at the Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo on Sunday, September 20. At the inaugural event, Kings fans can help raise money for the Kings Care Foundation and Ronald McDonald House Charities by registering and recruiting a team (up...

The Los Angeles Kings’ 2015-16 Season, Moving Forward
August 17th, 2015 at 4:10 PM
The 2014-15 season is one the Los Angeles Kings would like to forget. The season was full of injuries, a suspension, not making the playoffs, and surrendering the Stanley Cup. However, the 2015-16 is one they should look forward to. After all, the Kings have always proved how resilient of a...

Los Angeles Kings: Frozen Fury’s Future Remains Uncertain
August 14th, 2015 at 1:36 AM
The popular preseason game, Frozen Fury, between the Los Angeles Kings and Colorado Avalanche, has a future that remains uncertain. This fall the contract between the Kings and MGM Grand will expire. There are no agreements in place to extend the popular series, so expect this year’s Frozen Fury at MGM...

Jarret Stoll Thanks the Kings and Moves Forward with His Career
August 13th, 2015 at 9:10 PM
About two to three weeks ago, Jarret Stoll’s agent began referencing the New York Rangers as a possible destination for the veteran player. On Monday, he came to terms with the franchise for one year $800,000. Stoll, 33, spent the last seven season with the Los Angeles Kings winning the Stanley...

Jeremy Jacobs & Bob Crocker are the 2015 Lester Patrick Trophy Recipients
August 12th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
Boston Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs and longtime scout Bob Crocker have been named recipients of the 2015 Lester Patrick Trophy for outstanding service to hockey in the United States. The award, one of the most prestigious in hockey, was presented to the National Hockey League by the New York Rangers in...

Joel Lowry Signs Entry-Level Contract with Los Angeles Kings
August 10th, 2015 at 8:12 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have signed forward Joel Lowry to a two-year entry-level contract, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. Per the Kings: The 23-year-old Lowry (born Nov. 15, 1991) is a 6-2, 185-pound native of Calgary, Alberta who appeared in 11 games during his senior season at Cornell (NCAA)...

NHLPA Files Grievance on Behalf of Mike Richards
August 10th, 2015 at 2:40 PM
The National Hockey League Players' Association has “filed a grievance on behalf of Mike Richards contesting the termination of his contract” by the Los Angeles Kings, the union announced today. The Kings terminated Richards’ contract on June 29, citing a “material breach of the requirements of his Standard Player’s Contract.” They...

Jarret Stoll Signs with the New York Rangers
August 10th, 2015 at 12:12 PM
The New York Rangers have come to terms with forward Jarret Stoll, the team announced on Monday. Per Sportsnet, the contract is for one-year, $800,000. Stoll became a free agent on July 1 and wasn’t expected to sign with the Los Angeles Kings. A veteran player of the NHL, the 33-year...

Jarret Stoll’s Future in the NHL Remains Uncertain
August 7th, 2015 at 1:26 AM
Veteran NHL forward Jarret Stoll, has often been described by the media as a well-rounded player you need on the ice, which he has been in his 11-year NHL career with the Edmonton Oilers and Los Angeles Kings. “You play and you work hard for your team and you be a...

Dean Lombardi Named GM of Team USA
August 6th, 2015 at 7:14 PM
Dean Lombardi (Ludlow, Mass.), president and general manager of the NHL’s Los Angeles Kings, has been named general manager of Team USA for the 2016 World Cup of Hockey, USA Hockey announced today. "To be trusted with this responsibility, in this role of serving my country, is one of the highest...

A Six-Year Media Rights Partnership Between the NHL and MLBAM is Announced
August 4th, 2015 at 12:52 PM
The National Hockey League and Major League Baseball Advanced Media (MLBAM), the interactive media and Internet company of Major League Baseball, announced a groundbreaking digital media rights partnership today. NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred made the announcement of the “transformational” six-year agreement at NHL headquarters. “Were not...

Mathieu Schneider to Be Inducted into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame
August 3rd, 2015 at 2:56 PM
Chris Drury, Mathieu Schneider, Angela Ruggiero and Ron DeGregorio will be inducted into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame, USA Hockey announced on Monday. The 43rd U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame enshrinement dinner and ceremony will be held in Boston on December 17. Schneider spent 20 seasons as an NHL defenseman with...

Mike Richards’ Future in Hockey Remains Unclear
August 1st, 2015 at 5:39 PM
One June 29 the Los Angeles Kings terminated the contract of forward Mike Richards. As of now no charges have been laid and the National Hockey League’s Players’ Association has yet to make a decision on whether to file a grievance on the matter. Sgt. Bert Paquet, a spokesman for the...