| Nov 3, 2014
| 8:11 AM
The Kings were on a giddy high a week ago, coming off a franchise first, a 6-0 homestand. And now? They are still searching for their first road win of the season, exploring the low end of the emotional spectrum, losing to unheralded Carolina.
| Oct 31, 2014
| 10:22 PM
Hook, hold, go to the penalty box and watch the other team score.
This is hockey's version of rinse and repeat. Or what the Kings just did within about 24 hours in Pittsburgh and in Detroit.
For the second time in two nights, the Kings allowed two...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 9:04 PM
PITTSBURGH — They talked about keeping disciplined, staying out of the penalty box against the high-octane team possessing the league's best power play.
You can guess what happened next.
The Kings took three minor penalties in the first nine...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 7:00 AM
There were far too many takeaways from the Kings' 3-2 overtime loss to the Philadelphia Flyers on what was a tumultuous day and night for the Los Angeles organization. It started with the Kings' finding out they would be unable to bring up a replacement...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 12:00 PM
The Kings were unable to bring up a replacement from the minor leagues for the injured Anze Kopitar and will be forced to play one player short tonight against the Flyers, according to Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi.
They landed in this specific...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Three things we learned from the Kings’ 5-2 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Sunday:
Both teams show mercy when a player is injured The concern shown by players on both teams for injured Columbus forward Nick Foligno was genuine....
| Oct 25, 2014
| 6:03 PM
It seems harsh to find fault with the Kings, who have won five straight games and will face Columbus on Sunday in the finale of a six-game homestand.
But they became Stanley Cup champions twice in three seasons by achieving high standards, and they...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 6:00 PM
Six games into the NHL season, the Ducks' Matt Beleskey is nearly halfway to his career-best goal total.
Jakob Silfverberg understands a torrid start — he scored four goals through three games last season.
But now, as the Ducks (5-1) seek to...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 4:34 PM
If you see someone pacing around Staples Center at 8 or 9 Sunday morning, there's a good bet it's a certain hockey coach.
"I'll be up, so I might as well go, " Kings Coach Darryl Sutter was saying Saturday after practice.
Sutter often likes to get...
| Oct 11, 2014
Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. We begin this week’s installment from West Africa, where a specialized Ebola inhumation team cleans a house in Sierra Leone. Ebola may only be present in a few African nations, but fears...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 11:05 PM
The Kings and St. Louis Blues reached back into the 2012 archives, dusted off the script and produced one of their oldies.
You know, those lack-of-offense, grind-it-out classics from late in the 2011-12 regular season, highlighting the best of Kings...