| Dec 29, 2014
| 10:44 PM
You might say Jonas Hiller, the former Ducks goalie, seems to be winning the Battle of California, even if he isn't in Anaheim anymore.
The Kings may have looked like helpless bystanders during the Johnny Gaudreau Show a week ago at Staples Center in an...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 7:07 AM
The first half of the season for the Kings -- they are 41 games in – ended with a decided thud on Thursday at Staples Center. A few takeaways from yet another inconsistent performance.
This time, it was defenseman Jake Muzzin&...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 7:26 PM
Kings defenseman Drew Doughty has won two Stanley Cup and two Olympic gold medals for Team Canada but has never played in the NHL's All-Star game.
That omission on his resume will change this month.
Kings center Anze Kopitar and Doughty, as well as...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 10:03 AM
For a long spells, this felt like ‘80s hockey all over again, run-and-gun style and let’s forget about defensive structure for the afternoon. Nevertheless, there were several takeaways in the aftermath of a wildly unpredictable affair,...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 8:00 AM
Road struggles are so last year, right?
The Kings started 2015 on the right note, eventually, and there were plenty of takeaways after they rallied from a late 2-1 deficit to win, 3-2, at Vancouver's Rogers Arena, outshooting the Canucks, 40-16....
| Dec 29, 2014
| 8:00 PM
Once a small tournament considered a diversion during the Christmas and New Year's holidays, the World Junior Championship has become an obsession in hockey-obsessed Canada.
According to the National Post newspaper, nearly a half-million people tuned in...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 7:06 AM
The Kings lost to the Flames right before the Christmas break, and dropped another one to Calgary on Monday night after the short holiday interruption of the NHL schedule. Softening the twin blows was their victory over the Sharks on Saturday at Staples...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 6:11 PM
Was it center Anze Kopitar pushing Marian Gaborik to greater heights?
Perhaps it is the other way around with Gaborik pulling Kopitar out of his slump.
Either way, the two have been re-creating some of their playoff magic in last two games, the latest...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 1:55 PM
It was probably best not to remind Anze Kopitar about what happened to the most recent Kings player to be named the NHL’s No. 1 star.
Kings forward Jeff Carter was the league’s No. 1 star for the week ending Oct. 27 and then went into a...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 7:30 AM
When pressed — and when fresh after a few days off to heal their bumps and bruises — the Kings can play the formidable defensive game that has been the foundation of their success the last three seasons. After squandering a late lead over...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 2:53 PM
Kings Coach Darryl Sutter and defenseman Drew Doughty were fielding questions about the game-breaking ability of Calgary’s prized rookie, the undersized left wing Johnny Gaudreau.
Gaudreau, who was named the league’s No. 1 star of the week...