| 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 25, 2015
| 11:01 AM
A few more takeaways after Tuesday night’s victory, before the Kings face the Islanders, traveling to the old barn, Nassau County Coliseum, for their last regular-season visit, on Thursday.
Back in the New York groove
Nothing quite like being in...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 10:49 PM
Sixty-six seconds was all it took to turn what was looking like a decent effort by the Kings at home into harsh reality, getting them knocked out of a wild-card playoff spot.
For the moment.
Nashville scored on consecutive shots, in a span of 66...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 11:17 PM
There was one King, combining on a nicely executed give-and-go with center Jeff Carter for their second goal.
Another one of the Kings managed to score in close with one hand on his stick and the other on the stick of Avalanche defenseman Brad Stuart,...
| Mar 8, 2015
| 5:25 PM
First, the Kings honored one of their own, Hall of Fame left wing Luc Robitaille, by unveiling a statue of him in Star Plaza outside Staples Center on Saturday.
After celebrating one of hockey's most productive scorers, the current team went out to face...
| 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 6, 2015
| 7:00 AM
What we learned from the Kings’ 4-3 shootout victory over the East-leading Montreal Canadiens:
-- The Kings still have that knack for turning the worst disadvantages into advantages. They had lost seven straight shootouts after winning their first...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 11:07 PM
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Long after the good (rocker John Fogerty), the bad (the Kings' white hockey pants) and the perplexing (Melissa Etheridge's cover of Janis Joplin's “Piece of My Heart”) fade away, the latest offering of outdoor...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 6:50 PM
And now, for his next magic trick before the trade deadline …
His team is cratering in the standings — having won once in its last eight games — and Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi is contemplating the present...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 8:04 PM
One would think that the defending Stanley Cup champion Kings were supposed to knock off the Panthers Thursday night in the BB&T Center.
But these aren't the same Kings who hoisted two of the last three silver chalices. Before the game Kings stone-faced...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 9:30 AM
Old ways to lose. New ways to lose. Three games into a five-game trip is starting to feel more like 13 for the faltering Kings. A few takeaways from a another road loss, this one coming to the Panthers on Thursday night at Sunrise, Fla.