11:56 AM EDT, Thu June 21, 2018
The Hockey Writers 1 hour ago

Los Angeles Kings 2018 Draft Preview

With the 2018 NHL Draft taking place in Dallas this weekend, it’s time to get primed for what the draft could hold in store for the Los Angeles Kings. A year ago, Rob Blake was approaching his first draft after being hired to replace Dean Lombardi as general manager of the Kings. When he selected […] The post Los Angeles Kings 2018 Draft Preview appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Los Angeles Times 9 hours ago

Kings' Anze Kopitar wins second career Selke Trophy

Part of Anze Kopitar was glad he didn’t walk away with the most glamorous award of the NHL season. The Selke Trophy and a large chunk of perspective was enough of a haul on this night. Kopitar won his second Selke award, for best defensive forward, at the NHL Awards show Wednesday. He finished...
Los Angeles Times 18 hours ago

Kings, Ducks both open regular season against San Jose

The Ducks will come full circle for their home opener next season when they play host to the Detroit Red Wings on Oct. 8, 25 years to the day that the teams played in the then-Mighty Ducks’ inaugural game. The 25th anniversary matchup was part of the home-opening NHL schedule announced Wednesday....
Los Angeles Times 21 hours ago

Former Kings coach Darryl Sutter says he's 'at peace with not coaching'

Quite honest, Darryl Sutter is done coaching. Sutter often said “quite honest” to preface a blunt assessment, and the former Kings coach was again candid in saying that he’s not seeking another coaching job in the NHL. “I love my schedule now — that’s the best way to put it,” Sutter told Sportsnet....
Last Word on Hockey 22 hours ago
Former Los Angles Kings and Calgary Flames Coach Darryl Sutter Announces Retirement

Former Los Angles Kings and Calgary Flames Coach Darryl Sutter Announces Retirement

Former head coach Darryl Sutter has announced his retirement from coaching this morning. Sutter last coached in the 2016-17 season for the Los Angeles Kings before being fired in April of 2017. Ex @LAKings head coach Darryl Sutter retires from coaching in the @NHL. What a great career he had! #NHLNews — Kathryn Tappen (@KathrynTappen) June 20, 2018 Darryl Sutter Retires During his 18-year coaching career, Sutter coached the Calgary Flames, Chicago Blackhawks, San Jose Sharks, and Los Angeles Kings. He finished with a record of 634-467-83 with 101 ties in 1,285 games coached. He went 89-81...