9:47 PM EST, Mon January 16, 2017
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LA Kings Insider 1 hour ago
-With the loss, Los Angeles fell to 13-17-4 all-time against Tampa Bay, a record that includes a home mark of 5-11-2. The Kings’ four-game home winning streak in the series was snapped as they fell to 7-2-1 in their last 10 head-to-head games overall in the all-time series. The Lightning’s previous win at Staples Center […] The post January 16 postgame notes appeared first on LA Kings Insider.
Los Angeles Times 3 hours ago
Brian Boyle scored the go-ahead goal late in the second period, and the Tampa Bay Lightning opened a six-game road trip with a 2-1 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Monday at Staples Center. Ben Bishop made an early mistake that led to Kyle Clifford's goal for the Kings, but bounced back to...
LA Kings Insider 6 hours ago
Los Angeles Kings 0, Tampa Bay Lightning 0 Warm-ups Radio Feed NHL.com Preview Boxscore Ice Tracker SOG: LAK – 0; TBL – 0 PP: LAK – 0/0; TBL – 0/0 First Period Los Angeles Kings (22-17-4) vs Tampa Bay Lightning (20-20-4) Monday, January 16, 2017, 1:00 p.m. PT Staples Center, Los Angeles, CA Referees:...
FOX Sports 1 hour ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) The Tampa Bay Lightning learned they would have to play without do-everything defenseman Victor Hedman only a few minutes before the opening faceoff of their six-game road trip.
The Kings tied the score late and ultimately won the game in overtime, 3-2, against the Winnipeg Jets at Staples Center on Saturday night. Jeff Carter lifted the Kings (22-17-4) with his 23rd goal and eighth game-winner of the season. The Jets (20-22-4) could not capitalize on strong special teams...
Jari Kurri played his last game with the Kings during the 1995-96 season, so the Finland-born right wing wasn’t sure what kind of reception he would receive Saturday at Staples Center when he was recognized by the Kings as part of their Legends Night series. Kurri, who scored 601 goals and 1,398...
-With the overtime win, Los Angeles improved to 13-5-6 all-time against the Winnipeg franchise, a record that includes a home mark of 8-0-4. The Kings have never lost at home in regulation to the Jets or Thrashers, and according to the Jets’ website, have scored at least three goals in all 12 games. Both teams […] The post January 14 postgame notes appeared first on LA Kings Insider.
Jake Muzzin, on using possession to facilitate overtime success: I mean, that’s the big thing for our club is keeping possession of the puck and not forcing plays or giving it away. We kind of just be patient with it and wait for our opportunity. When we get it, we’ve got to capitalize on it, […] The post January 14 postgame quotes: Muzzin, Brown appeared first on LA Kings Insider.
Adrian Kempe, on what is did to the team to lose Mersch and have to battle without him: It’s always tough when you lose a guy like Mersch because he’s a really important guy for our team and he’s really good in the offensive [zone] and really good on the PK and everything. It’s tough […] The post January 14 postgame quotes: Kempe and LoVerde appeared first on LA Kings Insider.
The post January 14 postgame highlights appeared first on LA Kings Insider.
Scoring chances from previous games: 11/3 Kings 12, Penguins 10 11/5 Kings 15, Flames 10 11/8 Kings 14, Maple Leafs 5 11/10 Kings 15, Canadiens 15 11/11 Kings 17, Jets 17 11/13 Kings 13, Senators 16 11/15 Kings 14, Avalanche 13 11/17 Kings 17, Oilers 10 11/19 Kings 11, Devils 10 11/20 Kings 11, Ducks […] The post January 14 scoring chances appeared first on LA Kings Insider.
Paul Maurice, on his team’s response after giving up the first goal: Yeah. We got off to playing a little late here you know sometimes on back-to-backs it takes a little while then after that we played a hell of a game. I really liked a lot of what we did and look to build […] The post January 14 postgame quotes: Winnipeg appeared first on LA Kings Insider.
On winning another game in overtime: …there were some things that we do, that obviously you’ve got to score. Jeff Carter has been pretty good at it. We had a little dip in there when Tyler got hurt and we weren’t able to for two or three. They’re all different. Muzz made a good play […] The post January 14 postgame quotes: Darryl Sutter appeared first on LA Kings Insider.
On the game overall: I really like our game from start to finish. I thought that was the best game we’ve played in a long time. And it was fun. It was fun to watch both teams, the pace. The first period was unbelievable. Both teams were skating. Great hockey. I don’t think there was […] The post January 14 postgame quotes: Mike Stothers appeared first on LA Kings Insider.
FOX Sports Jan 15, 2017
The Los Angeles Kings have been the best team in overtime this season, and continued that trend by winning a dramatic 3-2 game against the Winnipeg Jets that was tied at the end of regulation. The Kings didn’t let the game stretch into a shootout like the last time these two squads met, and ...
Jeff Carter jumped off the bench, skated into open ice in front of the net and then buried a one-timer to give the Kings a 3-2 overtime win over the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday night. Anze Kopitar kicked the puck ahead to Jake Muzzin, Muzzin delivered a cross-ice pass to Carter and he netted his...
FOX Sports Jan 15, 2017
LOS ANGELES (AP) Jeff Carter scored his 23rd goal of the season at 1:36 of overtime and the Los Angeles Kings rallied for their fifth victory in seven games, 3-2 over the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday night.
Reign forward and Kings prospect Michael Mersch left Saturday’s game late in the first period against Bakersfield due to a lower-body injury suffered while on the receiving end of a check. Head coach Mike Stothers spoke on the severity of the injury after the game and said, “it doesn’t look good.” “Anything I can tell […] The post “It doesn’t look good”: Mersch suffers lower-body injury vs. Bakersfield appeared first on LA Kings Insider.
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