| Mar 8, 2015
Playing well was moderate consolation for the Kings on Saturday night after their 1-0 overtime loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins, but they're well aware that getting one point instead of two has put them in a bind as the number of games left in the season...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 8:38 AM
After the Los Angeles Kings finally won their first shootout since mid-October, their other feats and failures in the previous 65 minutes seemed puny in comparison.
The defending Stanley Cup champions managed to earn a second point after their late...
| 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...
| 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 4, 2015
| 5:08 PM
For Kings Coach Darryl Sutter, the simple matter of how the trade-deadline period affects teams isn't merely about addition.
Sutter, who has guided the Kings to two Stanley Cup championships in three seasons, is always just as concerned about...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 9:50 PM
One of the primary ways to get the Kings annoyed is to suggest they are simply waiting to flip the switch for when it really counts.
They've heard it nearly everywhere. From Anaheim to El Segundo. From Winnipeg and now in Edmonton.
On Tuesday night,...
| Feb 15, 2015
| 7:02 PM
Kings center Anze Kopitar knew that Tanner Pearson's living quarters were not the best for someone recovering from surgery to repair a broken left leg.
In fact, he recognized the feeling of pain all too well, having broken his ankle late in 2010-11, a...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 10:35 PM
What you had were the usual suspects joined by the two unfamiliar names, of late, on the goal-scoring ledger, adding up to a workable mix of offense for the Kings.
Finally, the 70s trio — Dwight King, Jeff Carter and Tyler Toffoli — got...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 7:55 PM
Washington represented one of the high points of the season for the Kings, quickly followed by one of the lowest moments.
The high point did not happen on the ice. That was the White House visit on Feb. 2, when the Stanley Cup champion Kings and MLS...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 8:00 AM
If the Kings are winning, a certain coach gets edgy. So now that the Kings have won three straight games for the first time since mid-November, Coach Darryl Sutter was in predictable form. That, and a few more takeaways as the Kings pulled within three...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 11:10 PM
This was no garden-variety hat trick finished off with a cheap empty-netter.
Youngster Tyler Toffoli carried it off with style and meaning.
Toffoli recorded his first career hat trick with the aplomb and touch of a gifted goal-scorer, leading the...