| Nov 6, 2014
| 1:56 PM
Now that he has reached the ripe, old age of 30 Dustin Brown can reflect on why he isn’t the same player he was at 19, when he set a tone for his career by hitting just about anything that moved.
Some of the change in his game comes from wisdom,...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 7:15 AM
What we learned from the Kings’ 2-1 shootout loss to the New York Islanders at Staples Center on Thursday:
The Kings’ offense isn’t clicking on a consistent basis
No great news there, but it’s something to monitor. Coach Darryl...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 8:10 PM
They caught him red-handed, watching a replay of his highlight-reel, short-handed goal against Edmonton last month on the big screen, and reacted accordingly.
Kings center Jeff Carter and left wing Tanner Pearson did what linemates do under the...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 11:01 PM
He spoke recently about needing to get his hands and feet working together on the same page.
Kings forward Marian Gaborik did just that, and those hands pulled his linemate, center Anze Kopitar, right along for the ride and kick-started the Kings as they...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Pond hockey, indeed. That was one thought during Wednesday night’s wild ride in Anaheim, even before the teams combined to score five goals in the third period. Takeaways? Yes, there were many for the Kings after an old-school, offense-first type...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 7:00 PM
The injury list keeps getting rewritten by the Kings.
With one defenseman, Robyn Regehr, ready and poised to return to the lineup, another is out for an undetermined period of time. Alec Martinez, who was injured against the Dallas Stars on Thursday...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 5:25 PM
Remember when goalie Jonathan Quick didn't finish the Kings season-opening loss to the San Jose Sharks?
That was so two weeks ago. In fact, not even two weeks ago.
Quick and his surgically repaired wrist have passed every test — big and small...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 4:34 PM
If you see someone pacing around Staples Center at 8 or 9 Sunday morning, there's a good bet it's a certain hockey coach.
"I'll be up, so I might as well go, " Kings Coach Darryl Sutter was saying Saturday after practice.
Sutter often likes to get...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 11:05 PM
The Kings and St. Louis Blues reached back into the 2012 archives, dusted off the script and produced one of their oldies.
You know, those lack-of-offense, grind-it-out classics from late in the 2011-12 regular season, highlighting the best of Kings...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Some additional observations in the aftermath of the Kings’ 1-0 shootout victory over the Blues on Thursday night at Staples Center and the stellar performance by goalie Jonathan Quick, who made 43 saves.
Quick’s injury concerns long...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 9:55 AM
First off, yes, it really was that one-sided and happened to be the Kings’ seventh straight victory over the Oilers.
The Hunger Games, starring Tyler Toffoli and Tanner Pearson
They are hard-working, hungry and pushing one another to new levels....