| Feb 20, 2014
| 2:52 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- Back home in Los Angeles, Drew Doughty, Jonathan Quick and Dustin Brown are the best of friends, a bond that was strengthened during the Kings' 2012 Stanley Cup run.
Here in Sochi, their friendship will be temporarily suspended Friday...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 6:41 AM
The great part of watching the Olympics -- be it the Summer Games or Winter Games -- is that I find myself enjoying every event that is on at that exact time. Whether it's bobsledding, team ice dancing or the biathlon, I can't help but get hooked into...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 2:25 PM
SOCHI, Russia — With four goals to his credit in the Sochi Olympic hockey tournament, Kings defenseman Drew Doughty has single-handedly outscored Team Slovakia (2), Team Norway (3) and Team Switzerland (2).
As he did at Vancouver in 2010,...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 1:05 PM
SOCHI, Russia -- The six Kings and seven Ducks who are representing their respective homelands have had a big impact on the Sochi Olympics hockey tournament.
Here’s a look at how they did in games played Sunday:
Austria 3, Norway 1: No Kings...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 12:31 PM
SOCHI, Russia — Teemu Selanne continued to rack up honors after he and his Finnish teammates won bronze medals at the Sochi Olympic hockey tournament.
Selanne, who scored two goals Saturday to lead Finland past the U.S., 5-0, in the semifinals and...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 1:14 PM
SOCHI, Russia — Based on Jeff Carter’s hat trick and Drew Doughty’s game-opening goal in Canada’s 6-0 Olympic victory over Austria on Friday, you’d never know the Kings are one of the NHL’s lowest-scoring teams....
| Feb 21, 2014
| 11:29 AM
SOCHI, Russia—Canada will have the opportunity to defend the gold medal it won four years ago at Vancouver, a chance it earned Friday with a thoroughly sound defensive effort that stifled a fast and prolific U.S. team in the Sochi Olympic hockey...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 12:05 PM
SOCHI, Russia — So you think playing on the wider international ice surface would be the best way to increase scoring in the NHL and liven up the game?
Think again, according to Kings defenseman Drew Doughty and forward Jeff Carter, who are...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 12:50 PM
SOCHI, Russia — Keeping track of players from the Kings and Ducks who are representing their respective homelands in games Friday in the Sochi Olympic hockey tournament:
Czech Republic 4, Latvia 2—No Kings or Ducks in this one, a rarity....
| Feb 19, 2014
| 2:59 PM
SOCHI, Russia -- The contingent of Ducks and Kings who came to the Sochi Olympic hockey tournament is shrinking as the playoffs continue.
Seven Ducks and six Kings came to Sochi. Six Ducks and four Kings have made it to Friday’s semifinals,...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 10:40 AM
SOCHI, Russia—Team Canada Coach Mike Babcock issued a strong and unusual directive to his players after they arrived in Sochi and held a brisk practice Monday at the Bolshoy Dome:
Don’t go to sleep.
Instead of giving in to jet lag, he told...