| 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,...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 11:43 PM
Frustrating and fascinating … often in the same game.
Yes, that might be the best way to describe the Kings after the first 35 games of this season, heading into their short Christmas break.
Exhibit A was unfurled Monday night at Staples...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 10:50 PM
This was the way the Kings can and should play.
They overcame an early deficit Saturday against San Jose, capitalized on their power plays, took only two minor penalties and stifled a high-scoring opponent to win a division game, returning from their...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 9:40 PM
There was something for (nearly) everyone Thursday night as the Kings and Senators stayed in touch with that seasonal theme.
How about a nominee (Kings goalie Jonathan Quick) for the save of the year? If that wasn't enough, there was a nominee (Ottawa...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 9:55 PM
They were less than half a period from a more acceptable ending to what had been a troubling trip.
More acceptable turned truly awful for the Kings. It took only two minutes and 30 seconds to fall behind by two goals after holding a one-goal lead.
| Dec 18, 2014
| 11:34 PM
Asked Thursday morning to explain why the Kings had lost five of their previous six games, defenseman Drew Doughty couldn't come up with an explanation. But he was sure of one thing: no matter their problems, they would soon correct what was wrong....
| Dec 2, 2014
| 11:09 PM
The Kings were penalized for too many men on the ice Tuesday.
No, it didn't happen in their game against the visiting Boston Bruins, a 2-0 win by the Kings at Staples Center, highlighted by the 34th career shutout by Kings goalie Jonathan Quick....
| Dec 3, 2014
| 7:31 AM
The up-and-down day and night for the Kings ended on a decidedly high note as goalie Jonathan Quick recorded his 34th career shutout. It was the second time he has shut out the Bruins. Quick's performance is among the takeaways from Tuesday night’...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 6:46 PM
LOS ANGELES —- Right winger Wayne Simmonds and center Claude Giroux each scored, guiding the Philadelphia Flyers to a 2-1 victory Saturday over the Los Angeles Kings before an announced crowd of 18,230 at Staples Center.
Flyers netminder Steve...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 12:39 AM
LOS ANGELES—Before they even boarded their plane to return from their six-game road trip, the Blackhawks were flying high.
The Hawks wrapped up their annual circus trip with another top-notch effort during a 4-1 victory over the Kings on...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 10:53 PM
Brad Richards scored two goals, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Los Angeles Kings 4-1 on Saturday night. Just how important was this rematch, the first meeting between the Kings and Chicago since June 1?
The Kings saw fit to rest No. 1 goaltender...