| Mar 29, 2015
| 8:08 PM
So much has happened since the Kings lost, packed up, left Minnesota and headed to Chicago.
Little of it positive.
First off, in the late game on Saturday night, Vancouver scored with 1:32 remaining to push the game into overtime against Dallas, and...
| Mar 28, 2015
| 11:33 AM
Kings Coach Darryl Sutter warmed up, slowly.
You might say he is a lot like his team: Not great early but quite good late in the season.
The Kings face the Wild tonight, attempting to win their fourth straight game on this crucial trip. They swept the...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 5:03 PM
The Kings should have shed Mike Richards' contract during last summer's final compliance-buyout period, but General Manager Dean Lombardi wanted to keep his core group together and willingly believed Richards' promises to improve his fitness.
| Mar 18, 2015
| 11:35 PM
The anointed difference maker between the Ducks who lost to the eventual-champion Kings in the playoffs last season and this year's version is Anaheim center Ryan Kesler.
As the postseason awaits in less than a month, Kesler reminded the Kings again...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 7:29 AM
This was at the other end of the spectrum from Monday’s often-boring contest against Arizona. A few takeaways from a game on Wednesday night at Honda Center, one certainly with the playoff vibe going from the start.
Overtime seems to be the...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 7:27 PM
The postgame conversation in the Kings dressing room started off about rookie center Nick Shore, but linemate Justin Williams extended it to other aspects of the organization.
Shore had an assist in the Kings' 4-0 victory over the Canucks and was a...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 6:05 PM
At his core, Dean Lombardi is a development guy.
Lives it. Thrives on it.
The Kings' general manager spoke about the learning curve of some of his less-veteran players, the ones who don't get quite as much attention on a day-to-day basis, the likes of...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 11:17 PM
There was one King, combining on a nicely executed give-and-go with center Jeff Carter for their second goal.
Another one of the Kings managed to score in close with one hand on his stick and the other on the stick of Avalanche defenseman Brad Stuart,...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 10:16 AM
The shifting Western Conference race continues to be close and the Kings pulled within a point of the Winnipeg Jets for the final wild-card playoff spot and they are within one of Calgary for third place in the Pacific Division. A few takeaways from...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 9:18 PM
In the Group 2A East Region first round Monday, Kelsey Sluss hit the winning layup with 1.5 seconds remaining as Bruton won at Amelia County 36-34.
The Panthers, the No. 2 seed in Conference 33, earned a trip to Fishersville, near Staunton, for...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 6:01 PM
Deals were coming down around the NHL on Sunday night and Dean Lombardi could not have been more emphatic about his plans for the NHL's trade deadline Monday.
Was he going to try to do anything else?
"No way," Lombardi said.
The Kings' general...