| Feb 27, 2015
| 8:42 AM
What we learned from the Kings’ 1-0 loss to the Ottawa Senators:
Maybe Kings Coach Darryl Sutter better revise one of his old statements, that is now a 3-2 league. At least this week, it has been a 1-0 league for the Kings. They were on the upside...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 11:08 PM
Goaltending duels you can realistically envision …
The Kings' Jonathan Quick vs. Corey Crawford of the Chicago Blackhawks. Quick vs. Carey Price of the Montreal Canadiens. Or Quick vs. Pekka Rinne of the Nashville Predators.
| Feb 26, 2015
| 4:58 PM
It's the essence of hockey distilled into one breathless moment: a goaltender, a shooter, and nothing between them but tension and the hopes of thousands of fans, many of them brought to their feet by the dramatic circumstances.
Often mocked as a skills...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 7:10 AM
Indoors and outdoors. Home and road. The Kings are winning low-scoring games and higher-scoring games. It all adds up to an eight-game winning streak, and there were a few takeaways from the Kings' 1-0 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday night...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 5:12 PM
Could Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick play in 70 or more games during this regular season?
The reason behind the answer is simple: Darryl Sutter is his coach.
So, barring any strange occurrence, the answer is: "Yes."
Quick, who already has...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 10:21 PM
As if there wasn't enough on the line for the upcoming Stadium Series game between the Kings and Sharks, a glance at the NHL standings served as reinforcement.
San Jose: 66 points. Kings: 66 points.
The Kings reached that total by defeating the fading...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 9:34 AM
It didn’t seem that long ago that some disgruntled Kings fans were talking about the lottery, thinking about the longest of long shots and maybe even mumbling the name Connor McDavid. Team Stretch Run, thy name is Kings. A few takeaways after the...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 8:04 PM
One would think that the defending Stanley Cup champion Kings were supposed to knock off the Panthers Thursday night in the BB&T Center.
But these aren't the same Kings who hoisted two of the last three silver chalices. Before the game Kings stone-faced...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 1:12 AM
No matter what happened in his 500th NHL game, Troy Brouwer was going to mark the occasion by having dinner with his wife and teammates.
As it turned out, the real celebration took place long before they got to the restaurant.
Brouwer scored two...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 9:30 PM
If the Kings deserved an "A" for effort in a gritty 3-1 loss to the Boston Bruins on Saturday at the TD Garden — and they competed hard and fearlessly against a team whose size, physicality and defensive structure echoes their own — goaltender...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 11:10 PM
Maybe the upcoming pause in the action will revive the Kings in much the same way the long Olympic break did last season.
Unfortunately, there aren't 20 days between games, only because of All-Star festivities and then a game against Chicago on Jan. 28....