| Jan 29, 2014
| 7:51 PM
At least Sidney Crosby didn't have to field questions Wednesday about never having scored against the Kings.
He did just that on March 20, 2009, against goalie Jonathan Quick at Pittsburgh.
The "new" story angles about the Pittsburgh Penguins star and...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 4:28 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the previous week:
+ Despite being plagued by injuries — they lost four of their top six defensemen at one point — the Pittsburgh Penguins have won 12 of...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Contract talks between the Kings and soon-to-be free-agent defenseman Rob Scuderi continue to progress at a glacial pace.
They could accelerate this weekend with the league’s entry draft on Sunday in Newark, N.J. Or maybe not.
| Sep 4, 2013
| 4:41 PM
Kings defenseman Willie Mitchell, who missed all of last season because of knee problems, is expected to be ready when the team opens training camp next week in El Segundo. Players are scheduled to report for physicals Sept. 11 and take to the ice the...
| May 4, 2013
| 1:04 PM
Based on the defense pairs the Kings deployed in their morning skate Saturday at Staples Center, it appears they will make a change to their lineup for Game 3 of their opening-round playoff series against the St. Louis Blues.
Alec Martinez, a puck-...
| May 16, 2013
| 12:24 PM
San Jose Sharks winger Raffi Torres’ hearing with the NHL’s Department of Player Safety for his hit on Kings center Jarret Stoll on Tuesday has ended, but the league is not expected to announce its verdict until later Thursday.
| May 18, 2013
| 9:09 PM
Sharks center Logan Couture blasts a shot from about 10 feet past Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick on a power play 1:29 into overtime to give San Jose a 2-1 win in Game 3 of their Western Conference semifinal series on Saturday night at HP...
| May 23, 2013
| 3:40 PM
Thursday’s game-day skate at Staples Center was mandatory for the Kings, who are hoping to retain home-ice advantage and take the lead in their Western Conference semifinal playoff series against the San Jose Sharks. The series is even at 2-2...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 9:42 AM
A moment – or actually, 276 of them – of appreciation for Rob Scuderi.
The seemingly indestructible hockey player is, alas, out of action for an indefinite period.
Scuderi, the former Kings defenseman, signed with the Pittsburgh Penguins...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 9:43 PM
Dean Lombardi's face at the draft table did not give away much early in the second round Sunday .
Would he start yawning? It certainly looked that way.
But the Kings' general manager has a gift for crafting something out of nothing and he may have...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 11:24 AM
The Kings lost the first significant member of their Stanley Cup-winning team when free-agent defenseman Rob Scuderi went back to the Pittsburgh Penguins, signing a four-year deal worth $13.5 million.
His move came within the first hour of the opening...