| Nov 27, 2014
| 9:00 AM
What we learned from the Kings’ 4-0 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Wednesday:
That they can win on the road.
OK, that’s a slightly snarky statement -- or overstatement -- but they played pretty much a perfect road game to win for...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 10:45 PM
Justin Williams had said Wednesday morning the Kings needed to defeat the Wild primarily for peace of mind about their ability to win on the road. He foresaw them having a "gung-ho start" that would keep them from having to chase the game, a bad habit...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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 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....