| Mar 26, 2015
| 9:24 PM
Kings center Anze Kopitar and his linemates put on something of a clinic in the offensive zone, an impressive show of possession late in the third period.
Such a stretch of domination often results in a goal, via the Kopitar-Marian Gaborik connection....
| Mar 23, 2015
| 12:05 PM
Mike Richards was getting ready to play his first game with the Kings since Jan. 21.
So much has changed since then. Still, it comes always back to hockey and his Kings teammates, meaning a lot has stayed the same.
He admitted it was humbling to get...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 7:03 PM
Their loss of discipline was swift as the Kings unraveled in the third period against the Vancouver Canucks and just as quickly they lost ground in the Western Conference playoff race.
Two potential points vanished at Staples Center on Saturday...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 7:29 AM
This was at the other end of the spectrum from Monday’s often-boring contest against Arizona. A few takeaways from a game on Wednesday night at Honda Center, one certainly with the playoff vibe going from the start.
Overtime seems to be the...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 11:36 PM
He smiled after the puck got past Arizona goalie Mike Smith late in the second period.
It lingered. He kept smiling on the bench and was still smiling at the end of second period. You can guess that 23-year-old Andy Andreoff was still smiling on the...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 6:05 PM
At his core, Dean Lombardi is a development guy.
Lives it. Thrives on it.
The Kings' general manager spoke about the learning curve of some of his less-veteran players, the ones who don't get quite as much attention on a day-to-day basis, the likes of...
| Mar 8, 2015
Playing well was moderate consolation for the Kings on Saturday night after their 1-0 overtime loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins, but they're well aware that getting one point instead of two has put them in a bind as the number of games left in the season...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 11:28 PM
If the Kings make up enough ground and climb into a playoff spot over the course of their 18 remaining regular-season games, they might look back at their 4-3 shootout victory over Montreal on Thursday as the moment they kept their hopes alive with...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 6:00 PM
They had a surprising Sunday afternoon snarl, that edge you like to see in the final month and a half of the season.
Unfortunately, for the Kings, there was little else behind their scowls and growls. Winnipeg scored three second-period goals on its way...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 11:25 PM
For those seeking deep, dark omens for the Kings after the Ducks rallied for four goals in the third period Friday and skated off with a 4-2 victory at Honda Center, for those who would see it as a symbol of the Kings' problems or inconsistencies this...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 7:20 AM
What we learned from the Kings’ 4-2 loss to the Ducks on Friday night at the Honda Center in Anaheim:
More work ahead
The Kings have made a remarkable climb from outside the top eight in the West to get back into the playoff picture, but their...