| May 30, 2014
| 12:33 PM
Kings Coach Darryl Sutter has been known to spring a surprise or two when it comes to his lineups, but based on Friday’s morning skate at Staples Center it appeared the lineup for Game 6 of the Western Conference final will be the same as it was...
| May 8, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Rather than try to match the Kings’ defensive prowess, Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau is positioned to double down on his team’s potent scoring ability Thursday night in Game 3 of the NHL Western Conference semifinals at Staples Center.
| May 12, 2014
| 9:57 PM
The Ducks are one victory from advancing to the Western Conference finals.
The Kings are one loss from elimination.
Both those scenarios could play out when the two teams play Game 6 at Staples Center on Wednesday.
The Ducks gritted out a 4-3...
| May 5, 2014
| 11:22 PM
The Ducks dedicated their regular-season meetings against the Kings to getting their rivals out of their heads.
Time to start anew.
The Kings, in a 3-1 victory at Honda Center, extended their Western Conference semifinal series lead to 2-0 on Monday...
| May 14, 2014
| 11:11 PM
Call it a self-fulfilling prophecy, missed opportunities or just another dramatic turn, but the Ducks couldn't finish off the Kings on Wednesday night, and hockey's freeway series is now going the distance.
Riding a signature 21-save performance by...
| May 14, 2014
| 10:55 PM
This time defenseman Jake Muzzin wasn't the fall guy for the Kings. He came up with a better stunt for his team.
He wasn't sprawled on the ice, watching the Ducks celebrate a goal. He was staring at a wide-open net. Muzzin buried a pass from Anze...
| May 14, 2014
| 9:25 PM
The first Stanley Cup playoff matchup between Southern California rivals is heading to Game 7.
Facing elimination for the fifth time this postseason, the Kings snapped out of their most recent playoff funk with a 2-1 victory over the Ducks in Game 6...
| May 16, 2014
| 8:55 PM
Maybe the Kings should start every playoff series one game from elimination. It has certainly worked through two series thus far.
The Kings have reached the Western Conference finals for the third consecutive season, burying the Ducks early in a 6-2...
| May 17, 2014
| 7:28 PM
Anze Kopitar was asked about revenge.
This was not about that, not about getting even. Instead, the Kings center said this had to do with seizing the moment, about capitalizing on an opportunity.
The Kings reached the Western Conference finals for the...
| May 18, 2014
| 3:02 PM
Chicago's home record in the Stanley Cup playoffs remained impeccable this postseason as the Blackhawks defeated the Kings, 3-1, on Sunday afternoon at United Center behind Brandon Saad's goal and assist and Marian Hossa's two assists in Game 1 of the...
| May 21, 2014
Two Olympic gold medals, one Stanley Cup ring and an increasing position of leadership … does this all mean the Kings have seen the last of Dewey-isms?
That would be the often quirky observations of the uber-talented Drew Doughty (aka "Dewey")....