| Feb 15, 2015
| 12:30 PM
Former Ducks defenseman Steve Montador, who played 10 NHL seasons with six clubs, was found dead in his home early Sunday morning, according to the Mississauga News. He was 35.
According to the newspaper, a friend of Montador's discovered his body at...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 8:00 AM
If the Kings are winning, a certain coach gets edgy. So now that the Kings have won three straight games for the first time since mid-November, Coach Darryl Sutter was in predictable form. That, and a few more takeaways as the Kings pulled within three...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 7:54 PM
Manchester, N.H., along with Boston, is starting to feel like the new Buffalo.
"We get a blizzard every Monday," defenseman Derek Forbort said. "We have about six, seven feet of snow. We get it every Monday, it seems like."
Finally, in between storms,...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 10:08 AM
Call this the better-late-than-never trip. The Kings dropped the first three games, losing to Boston, Washington and Florida and rallied to beat Tampa Bay and Columbus. A few takeaways from Monday night’s game in Columbus as they pulled within three...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 4:24 PM
That Kings defenseman Alec Martinez is suffering from concussion-like symptoms is not a major surprise, especially after looking at replays of the big (and legal) hit on him, handed out by Tampa Bay center Cedric Paquette.
Kings Coach Darryl Sutter...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 10:48 PM
The no-look pass by Kings defenseman Jake Muzzin went right to the stick of a leading goal-scorer in the third period of a tight game Thursday night.
Unfortunately, for Muzzin, the owner of the stick was not teammate and winger Marian Gaborik. The...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 6:50 PM
And now, for his next magic trick before the trade deadline …
His team is cratering in the standings — having won once in its last eight games — and Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi is contemplating the present...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 8:04 PM
One would think that the defending Stanley Cup champion Kings were supposed to knock off the Panthers Thursday night in the BB&T Center.
But these aren't the same Kings who hoisted two of the last three silver chalices. Before the game Kings stone-faced...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 9:47 PM
Just to get it out of the way, the last team that won the Stanley Cup and missed the playoffs the following season was the Carolina Hurricanes, who triumphed in 2006 but couldn't crash the postseason party in 2007.
That bit of NHL history is becoming...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 12:43 PM
Kings Coach Darryl Sutter can change direction with the best.
Sutter fielded a question about the Florida Panthers after Thursday’s morning skate, pulled the conversation where he wanted it to go and got his edgy point across.
| Feb 4, 2015
| 7:00 AM
What we learned about the Kings’ 4-0 loss to the Capitals at Verizon Center:
We learned that this season is teetering at the point of no return—as in no return to the playoffs for the defending Stanley Cup champion Kings. It’s a...