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Experience or not, You Still Take It In.
February 22nd, 2015 at 3:56 AM
The Los Angeles Kings gained a 2-1 victory at the 2015 Coors Light Stadium Series Game on Saturday against the San Jose Sharks at Levi’s Stadium. It was the Kings second outdoor game and the Sharks first. In their first outdoor game the Kings were shutout by the Anaheim Ducks. “I...

Levi’s Stadium Game Draws Third Largest Crowd in Outdoor Game History
February 22nd, 2015 at 2:47 AM
Hockey in California has been played since the 1960’s and in recent years, the demand for the sport has become greater. California teams have produced Hall of Famers, Stanley Cup Champions, and All-Stars. Over 70,000 fans dressed in their favorite team’s jersey as they filled Levi’s Stadium on Saturday in Santa...

The Los Angeles Kings Win Their First Outdoor Game
February 22nd, 2015 at 2:01 AM
With 70,205 fans in attendance tonight at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, CA, the Los Angeles Kings got a 2-1 victory over their Northern California rivals, the San Jose Sharks. The Kings have now extended their winning streak to seven games. It was the Kings second outdoor game and their first...

Commissioner Gary Bettman Talks About the Outdoor Game
February 22nd, 2015 at 1:16 AM
National Hockey League Commissioner Gary Bettman addressed the media after the Los Angeles Kings 2-1 victory over the San Jose Sharks at Levi’s Stadium. Here is what he had to say, courtesy of the NHL’s public relations department. Bettman: Good evening, everyone. I just wanted to thank everyone for being here. A...

San Jose Sharks Head Coach Todd McLellan Post Game Quotes
February 22nd, 2015 at 1:03 AM
***PHOTO1*** In response to questions about the ice: I thought Dan and his staff did a tremendous job of putting it together, and considering we're playing in California and the temperature is 60° or whatever it might be, it held up very well. I didn't think our group,...

Marian Gaborik Post Game Quotes: February 21
February 21st, 2015 at 11:24 PM
***PHOTO1*** In response to being in Los Angeles almost a year and scoring big goals for the team: Yeah, it's definitely special. It was my second outdoor game. It's been fun in terms of putting pucks into the net. But it definitely feels good to get the...

Coach Darryl Sutter Post Game Quotes
February 21st, 2015 at 11:11 PM
In response to the conditions of the ice and atmosphere: I thought it was really, really good. Like really fortunate. For our organization to be able to say we did it two years in a row and two totally different venues. But I think everybody involved...

Spectator Plaza in Full Swing at Levi’s Stadium
February 21st, 2015 at 4:41 PM
Spectator Plaza is beginning to pack with fans, who can enjoy a pre-game celebration of hockey with live musical performances, games and attractions, prizes and giveaways, food and beverages, and retail tents with officially licensed 2015 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series™ merchandise and collectibles. Spectator Plaza will run from 4:00-7:00 p.m....

At the End of the Day, It’s About Two Points for the Los Angeles Kings
February 21st, 2015 at 1:47 PM
The stage is set and the lights are on, as the fifth installment of the NHL’s Coors Light Stadium Series game between the San Jose Sharks and Los Angeles Kings is hours away. Two-hundred plus workers have spent two weeks building everything for the outdoor game at Levi’s Stadium in...

LA Kings Practice Quotes: Toffoli, Kopitar, McNabb
February 21st, 2015 at 12:20 AM
Tyler Toffoli in response to outdoor game: Having a rink in the middle of a football field like this it’s beautiful, but I think tomorrow we have to be focused on the game and get a win. Toffoli in response to puck bouncing during practice: The ice what we expect it to be...

Darryl Sutter February 20 Practice Quotes
February 20th, 2015 at 9:26 PM
***PHOTO1*** In response to what he learned from last year’s game: Well, actually, compared to the skate from Chavez Ravine to here, I guess last year it was better, and whether it was the temperature on that night or we went first. In response to whether the team will participate in the family...

Los Angeles Kings February 20 Update
February 20th, 2015 at 8:43 PM
The Los Angeles Kings held practice at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara on Friday evening, in preparation for tomorrow’s outdoor game against the San Jose Sharks. The line rushes were as follows, via color: Black: Gaborik- Kopitar- Brown Purple: King- Carter- Toffoli Yellow: Lewis- Stoll- Williams Grey: Clifford- Andreoff- Shore- Nolan Defensive pairing were as follows: Regehr-...

Friendly Reminders for Fans Attending Saturday’s Game
February 20th, 2015 at 5:09 PM
Some friendly reminders below from the NHL for fans attending the 2015 Coors light Stadium series game between the San Jose Sharks and Los Angeles Kings at Levi’s Stadium, Saturday February, 21. KEY EVENT DETAILS: - Parking lots open at 3 p.m. - Spectator Plaza opens at 4 p.m. - Stadium...

2015 NHL Stadium Series: by the Numbers
February 20th, 2015 at 2:52 PM
As we wait for the San Jose Sharks and Los Angeles Kings to hold practice today at Levi's Stadium, here are some great statistics for the 2015 Coors Light Stadium Series Game as provided by the NHL's PR staff. 1 Levi’s® Stadium is the first home of a professional football team...

NHL and SAP Announce New Statistics Platform
February 20th, 2015 at 2:26 PM
Friday afternoon in Santa Clara, CA the NHL and SAP announced a multi-year partnership that will launch a new statistics platform in phases over the next year. NHL.com / Stats will roll out with the new statistics platform in four phases, eventually connecting over 100-years of NHL statistics and 30...

Stadium Series Game is Officially Sold Out
February 20th, 2015 at 10:00 AM
The 2015 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series™ game between the Los Angeles Kings and San Jose Sharks at Levi’s® Stadium on Saturday, February 21st is sold out, the National Hockey League® announced today. A crowd of over 69,000 fans is expected to fill the stadium as Northern California and Southern California...

Dan Craig Talks About the Ice at Media Skate Day
February 19th, 2015 at 11:32 PM
On Thursday February 19 the media was given the opportunity to lace-up and hit the ice at Levi’s Stadium. Before the media took the ice, around 6:00 p.m. Dan Craig, the NHL's Senior Director of Facilities Operations and the person in charge of the rink build for the 2015 Coors Light...

Los Angeles Kings Earn Their Sixth Straight Win
February 18th, 2015 at 11:20 PM
For the second straight game the Los Angeles Kings overcame a first period deficit, getting their sixth win in a row over the Colorado Avalanche, 4-1 at the Pepsi Center Wednesday night. The Kings playoff chances seemed slim when they were on a losing streak about a week ago but after...

This Outdoor Game Doesn’t Have the Hype as the Last
February 18th, 2015 at 7:39 PM
In just a few days the Los Angeles Kings will take on the San Jose Sharks in front of 70,000 fans at Levi’s Stadium, as part of the NHL’s 2015 Coors Light Stadium Series Outdoor Game. The rivarly between these two teams keeps growing and this will be another addition...

Stadium Series Game Intermission Performances Announced
February 18th, 2015 at 4:15 PM
The 2015 Coors Light Stadium Series game between the Los Angeles Kings and San Jose Sharks will feature a pre-game celebration of the growth of hockey in the Bay Area and throughout California. The pre-game celebration will also salute Sharks alumni. The salute will feature over 100 youth hockey players,...