Tagged: ‘Hockey’

Los Angeles Kings Summer with Lord Stanley Ends, Part 1
October 5th, 2014 at 8:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** Hockey is the only sport that does this. Where the championship trophy gets to spend a day with each player of the team. It’s a lot of planning and scheduling, but it gets done seamlessly every time. The first time it was new for the Kings in 2012, but...

Los Angeles Kings Sign Two Three-Year Entry Level Contracts
October 5th, 2014 at 7:57 PM
The Los Angeles Kings signed right wing Justin Auger and defenseman Zachary Leslie to three-year entry-level contacts, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced on Sunday. It was announced that both players were assigned to the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League after Training Camp on September 26. Per the Kings: "Auger...

The Los Angeles Kings Announce Player Transactions
October 5th, 2014 at 7:47 PM
With the Los Angeles Kings 2014 Training Camp coming to an end, the Kings announced the following player transactions. Assigned to the Manchester Monarchs (AHL): Jean-Francois Berube – G Jordan Weal – C Placed on Injured Reserve: Andrew Bodnarchuk - D The Kings have 25 active players remaining on their 2014 Training Camp roster.

Los Angeles Kings were up 2-0, but Fell 3-2 in a Shootout to the Colorado Avalanche
October 4th, 2014 at 10:34 PM
Frozen Fury, the infamous pre-season game between the Los Angeles Kings and Colorado Avalanche took place on Saturday at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The national anthem was sung by Pia Toscano. The Champions were up 2-0 with two goals from rookie Tyler Toffoli, who was on the line...

Lord Stanley’s Summer Coming to an End: Spends Day with Fans at L.A. Live
October 3rd, 2014 at 7:19 PM
“Coolest moment of my life.” “I just smooched the Cup.” “Heck ya I kissed it.” “There’s a feeling you get when you do something for the first time ever, this was just like that.” “Awesome.” “Yeah baby, It’s the Cup!” ***PHOTO1*** Were just some of the reactions fans had as they walked away from seeing the Stanley...

Kings Win on Olympic Size Ice
October 2nd, 2014 at 11:51 PM
The Los Angeles Kings won 2-1 in a shootout against the Colorado Avalanche at Broadmoor World Arena on Thursday. The arena’s rink in Colorado Springs, Colorado, was Olympic size, 15 feet wider than normal NHL venues. The first period started with a goal from the Kings, by Tyler Toffoli, with assists to...

Cup Champions to Play Avalanche in Olympic Size Rink
October 2nd, 2014 at 6:27 PM
The Exhibition game between the Colorado Avalanche and Los Angeles Kings taking place on Thursday, October 12, 7:00 p.m. ,will be at World Arena, on a Olympic Size Rink. The arena’s rink is 15-feet wider than NHL venues. The arena is well known for the Colorado College Program, which Matt Greene...

Kings and Avalanche USA Hockey Golf Tournament
October 1st, 2014 at 7:17 PM
The Los Angeles Kings and Colorado Avalanche took part in the USA Hockey Foundation Golf Tournament as reported by Jon Rosen of The tournament took place early Tuesday, at the Broadmoor Golf Resort in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Per Jon Rosen: Foursomes were paired with a member of the Kings on...

Los Angeles’ Finest, Grace the Cover of Sports Illustrated
October 1st, 2014 at 6:57 PM
Los Angeles Kings alternative captain, Anze Kopitar, and Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw grace the cover of Sports Illustrated. Kopitar states he wants another Cup, and Kershaw wants a Ring. Photo of the cover can be found here

Los Angeles Kings Defeat the San Jose Sharks 4-1
October 1st, 2014 at 6:48 PM
After historically coming back from a 3-0 deficit in the first round of the playoffs against the San Jose Sharks, the Los Angeles Kings conquered their rivals once again in an exhibition game at SAP Center Tuesday. It was the first time the Kings had returned to the building after making...

Los Angeles Kings Announce Training Camp Cuts
September 29th, 2014 at 7:36 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have announced the following player transactions. Assigned to the Manchester Monarchs (AHL): Patrik Bartosak – G Nick Ebert – D Derek Forbort – D Kevin Raine – D They now have 32 players remaining on their 2014 Training Camp roster.

Los Angeles Kings Defeat the Anaheim Ducks, AGAIN
September 28th, 2014 at 8:24 PM
After winning the Anaheim Ducks 4-3 in a shootout on Thursday, the Los Angeles Kings defeated them Sunday, at Honda Center 4-2, in their final exhibition game of the preseason with the Ducks. Thanks to a hat trick from Jeff Carter, and over 30 saves from Martin Jones, the Kings were...

Los Angeles Kings Thrive to Repeat
September 27th, 2014 at 5:11 PM
The Los Angeles Kings were the 2012 and 2014 Stanley Cup Champions. When they won in 2012 they thrived to repeat, and they came close, making it to the Western Conference Finals, but the Chicago Blackhawks took home the win, as many Kings Players were injured and beat. So it’s no...

Los Angeles Kings Announce Second Round of Training Camp Cuts
September 27th, 2014 at 12:45 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have announced Here are the second round of player transactions the Los Angeles Kings announced. Assigned to the Manchester Monarchs (AHL): Justin Auger – LW Kevin Gravel – D Ryan Horvat - C Maxim Kitsyn - LW Zachary Leslie – D Kurtis MacDermid - D Michael Mersch – LW Colin Miller – D Alex...

A Look Back at the Best Memory in LA Sports History
September 26th, 2014 at 12:43 AM
Before the Los Angeles Kings winning the Stanley Cup, there were numerous sports moments, which were considered the “best” in LA sports history. Those moments iconic to Los Angeles were the Dodgers overcoming the New York Mets and Oakland Athletics, Kirk Gibson’s series homer, Fernando Valenzuela’s glory days, and...

Los Angeles Kings Defeat Anaheim Ducks in Exhibition Game
September 25th, 2014 at 10:46 PM
The Los Angeles Kings won 4-3 in a shootout over the Anaheim Ducks Thursday night at STAPLES Center, in a preseason game. The first period ended 1-0 in favor of the Ducks. The second period started in favor of the Ducks 2-0, but then a goal from Jordan Nolan, followed by...

Los Angeles Kings September 25 Practice
September 25th, 2014 at 1:54 PM
The Los Angeles Kings practiced on September 25 before the preseason game against the Anaheim Ducks at STAPLES Center. Here are the line rushes that took place via Jon Rosen of Pearson – Andreoff – Toffoli Nolan – Shore – King Clifford – Weal – Cracknell Sabourin – Horvat – Van der Gulik Dowd Schultz –...

Los Angeles Kings Split Squad Game
September 23rd, 2014 at 10:56 PM
The Los Angeles Kings had their split squad preseason game with the Arizona Coyotes on Monday September 22. The Kings won the game at STAPLES Center 4-3 in shootout and fell 5-4 in a shootout at Gila River Arena. At STAPLES Center, Andy Andreoff, got the first goal through for the...

Drew Doughty Returns to Training Camp Practice
September 23rd, 2014 at 4:24 PM
Drew Doughty was held out of the first three days of Training Camp, due to an upper-body injury he suffered during the off-season in his hometown of London, ON. On Tuesday, however, he took part in the full training camp practice. Doughty told Jon Rosen of that his accident...

September 23rd, 2014 at 3:20 PM
The Los Angeles Kings are bringing the Stanley Cup to L.A. Live to share the beloved trophy with fans, on Friday October 3. Fans who would like to have the opportunity to take their photo with the iconic trophy must RSVP, for priority reservations, while appointments are still available according to...