| 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 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...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 7:30 PM
RALEIGH, N.C. — Anze Kopitar's expression — a quick flash of frustration — essentially spoke for a team still searching for its first road win of the season.
The Kings center with world-class skills had a brilliant opportunity in close...
| 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.
| Nov 4, 2014
| 10:22 PM
The Kings avoided the dubious distinction of not having won on the road this season and also shed the issue of their lingering first-period woes.
Emphatically, three players broke out of goal-scoring slumps: Trevor Lewis, Dustin Brown...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 10:19 AM
The Kings ended their five-game trip on a handful of positive notes Tuesday night in Dallas. They recorded their first road win of the season, Trevor Lewis and Kyle Clifford scored their first goals of the season and, well, the captain, Dustin Brown,...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 1:56 PM
Now that he has reached the ripe, old age of 30 Dustin Brown can reflect on why he isn’t the same player he was at 19, when he set a tone for his career by hitting just about anything that moved.
Some of the change in his game comes from wisdom,...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 11:30 PM
There are no style points to be won in the NHL, but there are consolation points to be banked and lessons to be taken when one point is the reward instead of two.
The Kings got a mild wake-up call Thursday at Staples Center but got one point from a 2-...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 7:00 PM
The injury list keeps getting rewritten by the Kings.
With one defenseman, Robyn Regehr, ready and poised to return to the lineup, another is out for an undetermined period of time. Alec Martinez, who was injured against the Dallas Stars on Thursday...
| 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...