| Jun 7, 2014
| 4:23 PM
The Kings not only want to take a 2-0 Stanley Cup Final lead back to New York with them Sunday, but they also want New Yorkers to have a hint of what it’s like to be inside Staples Center.
The Kings purchased video-board advertising in Times...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 7:27 PM
Hours before Game 2, Kings Coach Darryl Sutter acknowledged his team was showing signs of being tired after three seven-game playoff series and a Game 1 overtime opener of the Stanley Cup Final.
Add on a double-overtime Game 2 victory and a cross-...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 11:15 PM
While the Kings' leading scorers continued their personal race to finish as the NHL's playoffs points leader Monday, center Mike Richards pulled out of an extended drought.
Richards sent a puck toward teammate Trevor Lewis early in the third period only...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 6:31 PM
Grumpy and sullen? For sure.
Beaten? Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final will reveal that.
The New York Rangers practiced Tuesday at Madison Square Garden, but their activity couldn't hide the fact that they trail the Kings, 3-0, with elimination...
| May 28, 2014
| 6:36 AM
I know we all dreaded yesterday's return to the work routine, but I think the first day after a long weekend is survived on pure adrenaline. Today is the day when you need help to survive. So as you sit at your desk on your fourth cup of coffee today,...
| May 28, 2014
| 12:28 PM
The NHL has announced that the Stanley Cup Finals will begin Wednesday. The Kings currently lead the best-of-seven Western Conference final series, 3-1, and play Game 5 on Wednesday night in Chicago.
If Chicago wins to extend the series, Game 6 will...
| May 29, 2014
| 8:55 PM
NEW YORK — He wasn't going to let in a goal. Not on this glorious night. No way. No how.
After what happened in Montreal two nights earlier, after Henrik Lundqvist was pulled in the second period by coach Alain Vigneault, the last guy the...
| May 30, 2014
| 12:04 PM
The Kings held their morning skate at Staples Center on Friday ahead of their second chance to win the Western Conference championship from the Chicago Blackhawks and advance to the Stanley Cup finals.
The East winner was determined Thursday, when the...
| May 14, 2014
| 9:11 PM
BOSTON — The Bruins scored 16 goals and hit 13 goal posts in a seven-game series that ultimately ended in stinging season elimination.
Some would call the Bruins unlucky.
Hockey, like all great competitive endeavors, is a game of inches....
| May 15, 2014
| 6:32 AM
Corey Crawford is getting hosed.
It might not bother him, but it bugs me. Crawford is proving he’s an elite goalie, and people need to wake up, especially national people.
The Blackhawks just reached the Western Conference finals because of a...
| May 16, 2014
| 11:20 AM
Yes, Friday night’s Game 7 between the Ducks and Kings could be Teemu Selanne’s final game, but the retiring 43-year-old veteran forward is not thinking that way.
“It’s obviously something we know about ... but it’s not the...