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Los Angeles Times 6 hours ago
What we learned from the Kings' 3-1 loss to Carolina
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What we learned from the Kings' 3-1 loss to Carolina

Although they’re in a relatively easy part of the schedule, the Kings made life hard on themselves. They had 3 1/2 days between their Sunday afternoon shootout loss to Montreal and their game Thursday night against the Carolina Hurricanes, ample time to heal their bumps and bruises and build up...
Los Angeles Times 14 hours ago

Upstart Derek Ryan scores pair as Hurricanes topple Kings

It was, in many ways, a sight familiar to Kings fans. A goaltender whose resume includes a Stanley Cup title and a Conn Smythe trophy as the playoff MVP stood tall at Staples Center Thursday, repelling almost every shot he faced and remaining fiercely focused during the rare occasions he was pressured....
Canes Country 15 hours ago

Carolina Hurricanes Avoid Third Period Woes, Defeat the Los Angeles Kings 3-1

The former Charlotte Checkers came to play in Los Angeles as the Hurricanes took down the Kings 3-1. The Carolina Hurricanes righted their wrongs from Wednesday night with an excellent effort against the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday. Derek Ryan and Brock McGinn combined for all of Carolina’s goals...

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Los Angeles Times 3 hours ago

Here's what the NHL's Rose Parade float will look like

The NHL will kick off its yearlong celebration of its 100th anniversary on New Year’s Day. A key part of that launch will be a hockey-themed float in the Rose Parade. The league and the Kings released a rendering of the float on Friday. Titled “A Century of Greatness (1917-2017),” the float will...
Los Angeles Times Dec 7, 2016

Trevor Lewis goes about helping the Kings without fanfare

Forward Trevor Lewis has two distinct and noticeable effects on people. He frustrates opponents with his speed, tenacity and solid defensive play, qualities that have led his teammates to vote him the Kings’ “Unsung Hero” each of the last five seasons. And he brings smiles to the faces of those...
Los Angeles Times Dec 5, 2016

What we learned from Kings' 5-4 shootout loss to Canadiens

The Kings traded scoring punches with the Montreal Canadiens for a good portion of Sunday’s contest. The problem is that is exactly what they don’t want to be doing.  While the Kings’ offense kept up, their defense let them down in a 5-4 shootout loss at Staples Center. Here’s what we learned:...
Los Angeles Times Dec 4, 2016

Kings score four goals, but lose to Canadiens in shootout

Paul Byron scored the clinching goal in the fourth round of the shootout, and the Montreal Canadiens avoided a winless swing through California with a 5-4 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Sunday.  Max Pacioretty had two goals and an assist for the Canadiens, who won for just the second time...
Los Angeles Times Dec 3, 2016

Marian Gaborik once again will be flanking Anze Kopitar on Kings' top line

Kopi and Gabby. Gabby and Kopi. The nicknames for Anze Kopitar and Marian Gaborik roll off the tongue so playfully they seemed destined to be side by side, like a pop music duo. And after a brief hiatus, it looks as though the Kings are getting the band back together. Kings Coach Darryl Sutter...
Los Angeles Times Dec 2, 2016

What we learned from the Kings' 4-3 victory over Arizona on Thursday

What we learned from the Kings’ 4-3 victory over the Coyotes on Thursday: Sometimes things happen after they don’t Sounds like something Yogi Berra might have said, but think about it. Winger Jordan Nolan had scored no goals in 52 games last season and had none in his first 13 this season but scored...
Los Angeles Times Dec 1, 2016

Kings win back-and-forth battle with Coyotes, 4-3

Trevor Lewis scored off a turnover with 4:05 left and the Los Angeles Kings held on to beat the Arizona Coyotes 4-3 on Thursday night.  Jordan Nolan scored his first two goals of the season for the Kings, and Anze Kopitar added two assists to help Los Angeles win for the sixth time in seven games....
Los Angeles Times Dec 1, 2016

What we learned from the Kings' 4-1 loss to the Sharks

Anze Kopitar put it best: There was no second wind for the Kings. They threw everything at the San Jose Sharks for most of the second period and came away with only one goal in a 4-1 loss Wednesday that ended the Kings’ five-game win streak. Here’s what we learned: The Kings’ usually rigid defense...
Los Angeles Times Dec 1, 2016

Kings' five-game winning streak ends with 4-1 loss to the Sharks

Logan Couture had two goals and an assist, Ryan Carpenter scored his first NHL goal and the San Jose Sharks extended their recent mastery over the Los Angeles Kings with a 4-1 victory Wednesday night.  Kevin Labanc also scored and Martin Jones made 26 saves against his former team in the Pacific...
Los Angeles Times Nov 29, 2016

Kings in 'good place' as they prepare for Sharks rematch

Kings Coach Darryl Sutter needed a moment to digest all that’s transpired since his team  last played the San Jose Sharks.  That says a lot considering Sutter’s assessments are usually delivered deadpan. To recap: The Kings lost goalie Jonathan Quick after the first period of the season opener...
Los Angeles Times Nov 27, 2016

Kings' Darryl Sutter disagrees with goalie interference call in win over Blackhawks

The shake of the head of Kings Coach Darryl Sutter on the bench told how he felt about a disallowed Kings goal Saturday. He expanded on it, though, a day after officials ruled that Tanner Pearson caused Chicago’s Niklas Hjalmarsson to contact Blackhawks goalie Scott Darling to negate Tyler Toffoli’s...
Los Angeles Times Nov 27, 2016

What we learned from the Kings' 2-1 overtime win against the Chicago Blackhawks

The hockey cliches might as well be engraved into every locker room wall: Find ways to win. Have your best players be your best players. They were evident in the Kings' 2-1 overtime win Saturday against the Chicago Blackhawks, which stretched their win streak to five games. Here’s what we learned:...
Los Angeles Times Nov 27, 2016

Jeff Carter applies finishing touch in OT for Kings

The downtown sky cleared up Saturday in time for the Kings to unveil a 50th anniversary monument outside Staples Center, a ceremony initially postponed because of rain. Inside the building, there seemed to be a timely opening for the Kings: The Chicago Blackhawks were on their second game in 48...
Northwest Herald Nov 27, 2016

Carter's OT goal puts Kings past Hawks, 5th straight win

LOS ANGELES – Jeff Carter scored his 10th goal of the season 1:06 into overtime, and the Los Angeles Kings beat the Chicago Blackhawks 2-1 on Saturday night for their season-best fifth consecutive victory.

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