| Feb 4, 2015
| 5:09 PM
They were sitting in a wild-card playoff spot at the Christmas break.
Not safely, but in a playoff position, nonetheless.
The Kings were two points ahead of the Calgary Flames and six in front of the Minnesota Wild. Far behind were the Colorado...
| Feb 5, 2015
CALGARY, Alberta A brutal second period cost the San Jose Sharks once again, as they allowed three goals in a 3-1 loss to the Calgary Flames on Wednesday.
With the Sharks trailing 1-0, defenseman Marc-Edouard Vlasic left the game with 10:02 to go in...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 6:58 PM
Shaved, shorn and suavely suited, Kings players and staffers gathered onstage in the White House East room Monday and smiled politely as President Obama joked how unfortunate it was that they had defeated his hometown Chicago Blackhawks on the way to...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 11:30 PM
Certainly there are some financial savings at play, but executives of the Kings and Ducks said the greatest benefit of the American Hockey League's new Pacific Division announced Thursday is convenience.
Earlier this season in Colorado, the Ducks had...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 5:50 PM
For Kings right wing Justin Williams, visiting the White House to meet the president and accept congratulations for winning the Stanley Cup is becoming a habit.
"It's my third time now. I think I should maybe get a room in the White House, I'm not sure....
| Jan 29, 2015
| 2:32 PM
The NHL's feeder league will undergo a sizable westward shift, designed to bring five farm teams closer to their parent clubs.
The American Hockey League announced Thursday the creation of a Pacific Division for next season, the product of nearly three...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 11:07 PM
Jeff Carter stepped up and openly acknowledged the obvious after the All-Star break ended. Quite simply, he said that the struggling Kings were “running out of games.”
On Wednesday, the Kings center did something about it, transferring words...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 8:12 PM
If there is a price to be paid for playing 11 playoff series and 64 playoff games in the past three years, one can argue that the Kings are making that payment right now.
As of Tuesday, the reigning Stanley Cup champion Kings are on the outside...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 8:41 PM
Playing in the NHL All-Star game is something to value but, considering how unfriendly the 17-12 game was to goaltenders, perhaps just the invite was best for Frederik Andersen.
"The only fun part would've been the skills part, when you get to shoot...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 4:18 PM
Kings Coach Darryl Sutter painted a vivid picture when asked last week about his players' struggles to defend their championship.
"They have to keep understanding and listening to what I'm telling them about how tough it is," he said. "The train has got...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 11:09 AM
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The World Cup of Hockey will be making a long-awaited return in 2016.
The tournament will feature eight teams with the games played in Toronto before NHL training camps open in September.
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and...