| May 16, 2014
| 10:10 PM
A look at how the two teams in the Eastern Conference final matchup.
Def. Tampa Bay, 4-0; Def. Boston, 4-3.
Def. Philadelphia, 4-3; Def. Pittsburgh, 4-3
Playoff power play: Canadiens 26.3% (fourth); Rangers 10.9% (13th)....
| Jun 2, 2014
| 5:52 PM
The Kings and New York Rangers met two times during the regular season, each winning games on the road:
RANGERS 3, KINGS 1
Oct. 7, 2013 at Staples Center
New York's Brad Richards scored twice and Ryan McDonagh got a fluke 180-foot short-handed goal....
| Jun 4, 2014
| 11:21 AM
Kings defenseman Robyn Regehr said Wednesday morning that he was ready to return to the lineup after missing a month of action because of an injured knee.
“I think it just comes down to a coach’s decision — what they want to do with...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 10:58 PM
The New York Rangers continued to dwell on the little breaks the Kings are receiving, but they again mustered no sufficient response except for post-loss explanations.
"At some point, you're going to have to need some puck luck and we don't have any...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 11:30 PM
Jonathan Quick has been on hockey's biggest stage before and, as it turns out, he has played in one of its classic arenas before, too.
Quick grew up in Hamden, Conn., and among his fondest childhood memories is playing at Madison Square Garden with...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 6:31 PM
Grumpy and sullen? For sure.
Beaten? Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final will reveal that.
The New York Rangers practiced Tuesday at Madison Square Garden, but their activity couldn't hide the fact that they trail the Kings, 3-0, with elimination...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 3:00 AM
His hands gripped the hockey stick a little tighter as he glided into the faceoff circle.
Jarret Stoll spread his skates wide, crouching low to the ice, positioning himself nose-to-nose with his opponent.
It was early in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 9:11 PM
NEW YORK — They weren't going to win Game 7 without a goal from Rick Nash. They weren't going to win without a goal from Martin St. Louis. They weren't going to win if they didn't finally, finally, finally score a power-play goal.
Well, it didn't...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 8:11 PM
One season under the NHL’s realigned conference setup probably was enough for Eastern teams to veto future additions from the West.
The Detroit Red Wings and Columbus Blue Jackets, who moved from the West to the East before this season, won...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 4:02 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the previous week:
+ Boston's Jarome Iginla had a big day Saturday. The classy veteran reached the 30-goal level for the 12th time in his career and tied Guy Lafleur for 24th on...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 11:15 PM
This one evoked shades of his blunder in St. Louis last season and an earlier miscue against the Phoenix Coyotes.
But Kings goalie Jonathan Quick's epic gaffe and own-goal against the visiting New York Rangers in the home opener at Staples Center was...