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Team Foligno Wins the NHL All-Star Skills Competition 25-19
January 25th, 2015 at 3:29 PM
Team Folingo's took a large lead early on that Team Toews couldn’t catch up to at the 2015 Honda NHL All-Star Skills Competition Saturday in Columbus. Team Foligno won 25-19. The Skills Competition included six events: 1) Bridgestone NHL Fastest Skater 2) Honda NHL Breakaway Challenge 3) DraftKings NHL Accuracy Shooting 4) Gatorade NHL Skills...

2015 NHL All- Star Rosters Set: Doughty, Kopitar and Sutter on the Same Team
January 24th, 2015 at 1:39 PM
Team Foligno and Team Toews filled out their rosters for Saturday’s skills competition and Sunday’s All-Star Game on Friday night. Filip Forsberg and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins both won Honda Accords as the last two players selected. Drew Doughty drafted his fellow teammate Anze Kopitar to join Team Foligno, which Darryl Sutter...

Los Angeles Kings Fall 4-2 to the San Jose Sharks
January 21st, 2015 at 11:09 PM
The rivalry between these two teams continues, as the Los Angeles Kings fell 4-2 to the San Jose Sharks at SAP Center Wednesday night. The game was a great preview of what's to come the next time these two teams meet, which is February 21 at the NHL Stadium Series...

Jeff Schultz Has Been Loaned to the Manchester Monarchs
January 21st, 2015 at 10:25 PM
The Los Angeles Kings announced Wednesday that Jeff Schultz has been loaned to AHL’s Manchester Monarchs. Schultz played nine games in 29 days and did not have to clear waivers. In nine games with the Kings, Schultz recorded one assist, a plus-one rating and four penalty minutes. ***PHOTO1*** Now the Kings active...

Los Angeles Kings Fall 2-1 in Overtime to the Calgary Flames
January 20th, 2015 at 10:31 AM
The Los Angeles Kings fell 2-1 in overtime to the Calgary Flames Monday night at the STAPLES Center. The Kings had all the right opportunities and chances but both goaltenders were outstanding tonight and the shots just wouldn’t go through. “We were pretty solid in the first two periods,” said...

Robyn Regehr Returns to the Lineup; Martin Jones Placed on Injured Reserve
January 19th, 2015 at 3:40 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have activated defenseman Robyn Regehr from injured reserve and placed goaltender Martin Jones on injured reserve (back spasms) retroactive to January 14, 2015. “I feel ready to rock,” Regehr said after this morning’s skate. Based on the line rushes this morning Regehr will be paired with Alec...

Los Angeles Kings January 19 Update
January 19th, 2015 at 3:12 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice in El Segundo before their game tonight at the STAPLES Center against the Calgary Flames. Line rushes were as follows: Gaborik – Kopitar – Williams Clifford – Shore – Carter Brown – Stoll – Lewis King – Andreoff – Richards – Nolan Muzzin – Doughty Regehr – Martinez McNabb – Greene Schultz –...

Rob Blake’s No. 4 is in the Rafters
January 19th, 2015 at 12:42 AM
On Saturday evening the Los Angeles Kings retired Rob Blake’s No. 4 jersey and raised it up in the rafters in a special ceremony that not only honored Blake’s remarkable career ,but the amazing person he is. "From day one, when I showed up here and walked down the Great Western...

Martin Jones Sidelined Due to Back Spasms
January 18th, 2015 at 4:06 PM
The Los Angeles Kings recalled J.F. Berube from the Manchester Monarchs to back up Jonathan Quick during Saturday’s game against the Anaheim Ducks. To make room on the roster Tyler Toffoli was placed on injured reserve. The big question, what’s wrong with Martin Jones? Assistant General Manager Rob Blake confirmed...

Los Angeles Kings Fall 3-2 in a Shootout Against the Anaheim Ducks
January 18th, 2015 at 3:15 PM
The Los Angeles Kings now lead the NHL with 11 losses after regulation this season, when they fell 3-2 in a shootout against the Anaheim Ducks at the STAPLES Center Saturday night. The Kings have failed to score on their last 22 shootout attempts. In addition, their last three games...

Los Angeles Kings Recall J.F. Berube of the Manchester Monarchs
January 17th, 2015 at 8:46 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have recalled goaltender J.F. Berube from the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League and placed forward Tyler Toffoli on injured reserve (mononucleosis). The recall is retroactive to January 8, 2015. Berube will wear the number 35, the first Kings player to wear that number since...

Los Angeles Kings Janaury 16 Update
January 16th, 2015 at 10:09 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice today at the Toyota Sports Center in EL Segundo. The team worked on drills, their transition game, and some shootout work. The line rushes are below (color coded) but we’ll have to wait until tomorrow’s line rushes at the morning skate to get a...

Rob Blake’s Jersey to Be Retired on Saturday
January 15th, 2015 at 5:28 PM
Rob Blake’s famous No. 4 jersey will be retired by the Los Angeles Kings at the STAPLES Center on Saturday; it will be hanging in the rafters next to Marcel Dionne, Rogie Vachon, Wayne Gretzky, Luc Robitaille and Dave Taylor. Blake played 14 of his 20 NHL seasons with the Kings...

Los Angeles Kings January 15 Update
January 15th, 2015 at 4:44 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice at the Toyota Sports Center Thursday after their 5-3 loss against the New Jersey Devils Wednesday night at the STAPLES Center. The Kings practice lasted roughly an hour and 10 minutes and focused heavily on special teams. Most of the practice was devoted to power...

Los Angeles Kings Fall 5-3 to the New Jersey Devils
January 14th, 2015 at 11:55 PM
The Los Angeles Kings fell 5-3 to the New Jersey Devils Wednesday night at the STAPLES Center. This was both teams second meeting at the STAPLES Center since the Kings won the Stanley Cup against the Devils on June 11, 2012. “Our penalty kill is just draining us,” Darryl Sutter stressed...

Los Angeles Kings Drew Doughty Named Assistant Captain for 2015 NHL All-Star Game
January 14th, 2015 at 4:34 PM
The NHL announced today that Nick Foligno of the Columbus Blue Jackets and Jonathan Toews of the Chicago Blackhawks have been named team Captains for the 2015 NHL All-Star Weekend in Columbus. Kings head coach Darryl Sutter will coach Team Foligno, while Peter Laviolette will coach Team Toews. In addition, Drew...

Los Angeles Kings January 14 Update
January 14th, 2015 at 2:34 PM
The Los Angeles Kings took the ice at the Toyota Sports Center before their game tonight at the STAPLES Center. The Kings will take on the New Jersey Devils for the second time tonight since winning the Stanley Cup against them in 2012. ***PHOTO1*** The line rushes were as follows: Gaborik – Kopitar...

Justin Williams: Contract Negotiations Update for the Conn Smythe Trophy Winner
January 13th, 2015 at 7:58 PM
***PHOTO1*** Los Angeles Kings reigning Conn Smythe Trophy winner, Justin Williams, becomes an unrestricted free agent on July 1. ESPN reported that contract negotiation for now has stopped but there is still a long time until July to work out a deal. Williams loves to play for Los Angeles and Kings...

Los Angeles Kings Break Their Losing Streak
January 13th, 2015 at 7:55 PM
The Los Angeles Kings broke a three-game losing streak on home ice Monday night with a 2-0 shutout win over the Toronto Leafs. The Kings recorded the franchises 900th win. With 19 saves Martin Jones recorded the franchises 199th shutout. Jones became the NHL’s fastest goaltender to record seven career...

NHL All-Star Game: Three Kings Players Selected
January 13th, 2015 at 7:52 PM
In addition to Darryl Sutter and members of the coaching and equipment staffs, the Los Angeles Kings will send Anze Kopitar, Drew Doughty and Tanner Pearson, to All-Star Weekend; January 24-25 in Columbus, Ohio. ***PHOTO1*** Drew Doughty and Anze Kopitar were selected by the NHL to participate in the All-Star Game on...