| Dec 9, 2013
| 12:12 PM
Pittsburgh forward James Neal was suspended for five games on Monday by the NHL's department of player safety for kneeing Boston's Brad Marchand in the head in the Penguins-Bruins game on Saturday.
Neal had a telephone hearing with the league and five...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 1:31 PM
The depth of talent on the Ducks’ roster means there’s less patience with mental slips by those on the edges.
Forward Emerson Etem found that out two weeks ago when after a defensive miscue in Dallas, he was sent to minor-league Norfolk...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 6:54 PM
MONTREAL — The Kings exorcised decades’ worth of demons Tuesday with a 6-0 victory over the Canadiens at the Bell Center, turning what was supposed to be a defensive battle between two of the NHL’s top defensive teams into their first...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 10:39 AM
TORONTO, Canada — It will spoil the story lines for a lot of reporters here, but it appears that Martin Jones will start in goal for the Kings on Wednesday night at Air Canada Center instead of former Maple Leaf Ben Scrivens.
Much of the talk in...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 5:22 PM
As the Kings' coaches try to best assemble the defense corps, it's almost like an active construction site. Only with helmets instead of hard hats.
Who fits best with the core pieces, the likes of Drew Doughty, Slava Voynov, Matt Greene and Robyn...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 7:19 PM
Kings defenseman Willie Mitchell took the piece of treasure from teammate and captain Dustin Brown and hoisted the Stanley Cup above his head, skated away, hollered and kicked up his right leg in celebration.
For Mitchell, it has been almost frozen in...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 5:44 PM
Remember those wobbly, unfocused off-seasons the Kings once stumbled through?
Indeed, they have become a thing of the past. Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi and his staff have been as efficient off the ice as the team has been proficient on it....
| Jun 10, 2013
| 9:55 PM
Soon after the Kings' chartered plane pointed its nose westward from Chicago, scene of their season-ending loss to the Blackhawks on Saturday in Game 5 of the Western Conference finals, Coach Darryl Sutter began getting ready to open training camp on...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 3:16 PM
Three weeks of uncertainty did not fully answer Jarret Stoll’s questions.
But the numerous visits to doctors managed to give the popular Kings center “peace of mind.”
Stoll suffered a seizure July 3 and was taken to a hospital. He...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 5:41 PM
Three weeks of uncertainty did not fully answer Jarret Stoll's questions. But numerous visits to doctors managed to give the popular Kings center "peace of mind."
Stoll suffered a seizure July 3 at his Hermosa Beach residence and was taken to a...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 8:24 PM
Vin Scully is luring us back to the Dodgers with wonderful old stories and the promise of a new season, and the Angels will introduce new acquisition Josh Hamilton to their home fans Tuesday, but winter sports haven’t relaxed their hold on us just...