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Los Angeles Kings March 5 Update
March 5th, 2015 at 12:45 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice at the Toyota Sports Center this morning in preparation for their game tonight against the Montreal Canadiens. The media from Montreal surrounded Kings defenseman Drew Doughty today. “Canadiens are the nicest people.” Doughty told reporters he is happy he doesn’t have that kind of presence...

Los Angeles Kings Bill Ranford is Always Prepared
March 5th, 2015 at 12:15 PM
On Tuesday night the Florida Panthers were left without a goalie, when goalies Roberto Luongo and Al Montoya got hurt during the game against the Toronto Maple Leafs. Panthers forward Derek MacKenzie put on goalie gear, and goalie coach Robb Tallas signed a one-day contract during the game, but both...

Los Angeles Kings Forward Trevor Lewis
March 4th, 2015 at 9:53 PM
Los Angeles Kings forward Trevor Lewis has stepped up from being on the third or fourth line to the first, scoring big goals for the team and recording career-highs. The 28 year old not only does a strong job keeping pucks out of the Kings net, he leads the team...

Los Angeles Kings Get a 5-2 Victory Over the Edmonton Oilers
March 4th, 2015 at 12:54 AM
The Los Angeles Kings had five different players score a goal to give them a 5-2 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday night at Rexall Place. The Kings rolled out of their scoring and losing slump, with their five goals on Tuesday night, against former teammate Ben Scrivens who was...

Los Angeles Kings Alec Martinez Update
March 3rd, 2015 at 6:16 PM
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Alec Martinez has not skated since suffering concussion-like symptoms on February 7. Martinez, 27, sustained an upper-body injury, during the Kings 4-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning earlier this month. The injury came from a heavy shoulder-to-shoulder hit by the Lightning’s Cedric Paquette behind the...

Los Angeles Kings March 3 Update
March 3rd, 2015 at 3:12 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held a morning skate in preparation for their game tonight against the Edmonton Oilers at 6:30 p.m. The line rushes were as follows, per Jon Rosen of lakingsinsider.com: Gaborik – Kopitar – Lewis King – Carter – Toffoli Brown – Stoll – Williams Clifford – Shore – Andreoff – Nolan Regehr...

Los Angeles Kings March 2 Update
March 2nd, 2015 at 11:37 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice at Rexall Place on Monday. As expected the Kings have not made any other trades besides Andrej Sekera’s last week, and the trade deadline is officially over. The line rushes were as follows per Jon Rosen of lakingsinsider.com: White: Gaborik-Kopitar-Lewis Purple: King-Carter-Toffoli Green: Brown-Stoll-Williams Yellow: Clifford-Andreoff-Shore-Nolan Defensive pairings...

The Los Angeles Kings Fell 5-2 to the Winnipeg Jets
March 1st, 2015 at 10:07 PM
The Los Angeles Kings lost their third consecutive game, 5-2 to the Winnipeg Jets Saturday afternoon at MTS Centre. The Kings came onto the ice looking rather tired and not like the team that had recently finished an eight-game win streak. In the end the Jets were more physical...

Brayden McNabb: the Kings Unsung Hero
February 28th, 2015 at 6:54 PM
Defenseman Brayden McNabb was signed to a two year contract over the summer with the Los Angeles Kings, and he has stepped in for the team since the start of the season. The Kings have struggled all season long with injured defenseman and Slava Voynov being suspended indefinitely form the...

Los Angeles Kings February 28 Update
February 28th, 2015 at 4:39 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice in El Segundo before they boarded their flight to Winnipeg. The Anaheim Ducks, who the Kings lost 4-2 to last night, were also at LAX leaving to Dallas, per Jon Rosen of lakingsinsider.com. The Kings worked on special teams situations before holding net-front drills. Jonathan...

Los Angeles Kings Fell 4-2 to the Anaheim Ducks
February 27th, 2015 at 10:35 PM
The Los Angeles Kings couldn’t hold an early two goal lead, falling 4-2 to the Anaheim Ducks at Honda Center on Friday night. The Kings lost their second game in a row after their eight game win streak. The first goal of the game came at 5:02 in the first...

Defenseman Derek Forbort Has Been Assigned to the Manchester Monarchs
February 27th, 2015 at 8:21 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have assigned defenseman Derek Forbort to the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. ***PHOTO1*** The Kings recalled Forbort on February 11 when defenseman Alec Martinez began suffering “concussion-like symptoms.” He did not appear in a game during his call-up. In 46...

Los Angeles Kings Winning Streak Ends
February 26th, 2015 at 11:20 PM
The Los Angeles Kings were shutout 1-0 by the Ottawa Senators at the STAPLES Center on Thursday night. The Kings eight-game win streak ended with the loss. “Our defense was really slow moving pucks in the first period,” said Kings head coach Darryl Sutter.” In the second we passed the puck...

Andrej Sekera Speaks to the Media for the First Time
February 26th, 2015 at 9:37 PM
At tonight’s game, during the first intermission, newest Los Angeles King defenseman Andrej Sekera spoke to the media for the first time. Sekera will wear the No. 7 as a Kings. The last player to wear that number for the Kings was defenseman Rob Scuderi. ***VIDEO1*** Here’s what he had to say: In...

Los Angeles Kings Place Alec Martinez on Injured Reserve
February 26th, 2015 at 8:39 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have placed defenseman Alec Martinez on injured reserve, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. The move is retroactive to February 9. Martinez, 27, sustained an upper-body injury, during the Kings 4-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning earlier this month. The injury came from a heavy...

Los Angeles Kings February 26 Update
February 26th, 2015 at 4:10 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice in El Segundo this morning. Expect the same lines and defensive pairings the Kings have been using and expect Andy Andreoff, Derek Forbort and Martin Jones to be healthy scratches tonight. Jonathan Quick left the ice first so he will likely start in his...

The Los Angeles Kings Playing Like the Champions That They Are
February 25th, 2015 at 10:39 PM
The Los Angeles Kings are currently on an eight-game winning streak and playing like the Stanley Cup Champions that they are; strong defensively and with their star goaltender playing some of his trademark goaltending. “I think it’s a combination of a little bit of everything,” Kings goaltending coach Bill Ranford said...

Los Angeles Kings and the Trade Deadline
February 25th, 2015 at 10:20 PM
As the trade deadline approaches the Los Angeles Kings general manager Dean Lombardi has some decisions to make. Earlier today he signed Kyle Clifford to a five-year contract extension and acquired defenseman Andrej Sekera of the Carolina Hurricanes. Just yesterday Lombardi signed forward Jordan Nolan to a three-year contract extension...

Slava Voynov Trial to Be Delayed One Week
February 25th, 2015 at 8:26 PM
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov’s trial, in which he faces a felony domestic violence charge, was supposed to begin March 2, but will be delayed one week due to scheduling conflicts. Per Rich Hammond of the OC Register, during a pretrial conference Wednesday in Los Angeles Superior Court, Deputy...

Kyle Clifford Gets a Five-year Contract Extension
February 25th, 2015 at 6:27 PM
The Los Angeles Kings have signed forward Kyle Clifford to a five-year contract extension, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. The average annual value of the contract is $1.6M. “It’s where I want to be,” Clifford told Jon Rosen of lakingsinsider.com. “We’re a family. We all want to be here....