| Dec 3, 2014
| 8:17 PM
A good day turned into an excellent one for Kings defenseman Alec Martinez on Wednesday.
First, he suffered no ill effects from his return to the lineup Tuesday night against Boston after being sidelined because of an injured finger. Then he practiced...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 11:10 PM
History meant nothing to the Kings on Thursday, except for the lasting feat their backup goalie is compiling.
As his team ended a five-game losing streak to the Arizona Coyotes and humbled troublesome opposing goalie Mike Smith in a 4-0 victory, Kings...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 10:18 PM
Forty-four minutes of waiting … waiting for something, really, anything, to happen.
Eventually, it did — in the form of a mistake by veteran Kings center Mike Richards, and that's all it took for Kings to lose one on the road and yet...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 10:45 PM
— After morning skate Tuesday, Panthers coach Gerard Gallant was asked about the improved penalty-kill units and the overall decrease in penalties taken.
"Who knows tonight, we might go out there and take seven you never know, Gallant said....
| Nov 21, 2014
| 8:00 AM
What we learned from the Kings’ 3-2 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday:
1. When the Kings' big, mobile forwards go to the net, they’re hard to stop.
The Kings scored two of their three goals from around the net: Trevor...
| Oct 28, 2014
NASHVILLE — Kings Coach Darryl Sutter had one thought after he watched defenseman Drew Doughty skate end-to-end to score the tying goal against the Predators in the third period Tuesday and then saw his six chosen shooters come up empty against...
| 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...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 9:56 AM
The Kings found some offense in their defense, welcomed home an old friend who is now a foe and got stronger as the game wore on during Tuesday’s win over the Panthers.
But there were also some interesting numbers that came out of the contest,...
| 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 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 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...