| Nov 9, 2014
| 11:54 AM
Here are a few takeaways from what was a well-balanced offensive attack by the Kings in a 5-1 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday night, a game that featured multipoint efforts from six players: Marian Gaborik, Anze Kopitar, Alec Martinez, Jake...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 8:10 PM
They caught him red-handed, watching a replay of his highlight-reel, short-handed goal against Edmonton last month on the big screen, and reacted accordingly.
Kings center Jeff Carter and left wing Tanner Pearson did what linemates do under the...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 1:56 PM
And now, presenting the next challenge in the Kings’ season:
Playing with five defensemen, rather than the usual six.
Defenseman Robyn Regehr did not take part in Saturday’s morning skate, one more indication that he would not be playing...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 9:03 AM
Their first defeat in regulation since the season opener against the Sharks on Oct. 8 was not pretty for the Kings on Thursday night at Pittsburgh. A few random thoughts as they don’t have much time to regroup, facing Detroit on Friday night at...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 12:25 PM
The phone call never gets old. Especially when it is unexpected.
David Van der Gulik joined the Kings here Thursday morning in Pittsburgh on emergency recall and the 31-year-old forward will make his Kings debut Thursday night. He took line rushes...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 11:22 PM
Three days felt like 30.
Three full days passed between Kings games at Staples Center. They were three days of emotions, starting with confusion and unanswered questions after their teammate, defenseman Slava Voynov, was suspended indefinitely after...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 6:05 PM
Compliment of the day — delivered to youngsters Tanner Pearson and Tyler Toffoli — from one of their elders, Kings defenseman Jake Muzzin.
"They're sick," Muzzin said. "Last night was pretty cool."
Muzzin, by the way, is 25, three years...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 8:30 AM
What we learned from the Kings 3-2 overtime loss to the Arizona Coyotes.
Some additional observations on Game 2 for the Kings, in which they squandered a two-goal lead and ended up losing in overtime at Gila River Arena … the building formerly...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 8:02 PM
Robyn Regehr was glad to serve as an unofficial cheerleader after he injured his knee during the opener of the Kings' second-round playoff series against the Ducks last spring and couldn't crack the lineup once he healed.
"It was difficult at times, but...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 3:57 PM
Defenseman Jeff Schultz, who played seven playoff games during the Kings’ run to their second Stanley Cup title in three seasons, is among the 52 names submitted by the Kings to be engraved on the Stanley Cup. However, the names of Colin Fraser, who...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 8:05 PM
At least one byproduct of defenseman Jake Muzzin's injury is that it has forced the Kings to speed the development of Brayden McNabb.
Muzzin sat out the season opener against the San Jose Sharks because of an undisclosed upper-body issue and said...