| 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...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 8:00 PM
Hockey history made a house call in June, in the days after forward Justin Williams and the Kings won the Stanley Cup.
Williams, as the most valuable player of the playoffs, took home the Conn Smythe Trophy.
His name goes on the shiny relic along with...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 9:40 PM
Obviously, it's a little too early — after all, it is training camp — for Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi to break out the Josey Wales clips for one of his favorites, Jeff Carter.
Son of Josey?
Then again, Lombardi may not have to do...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 1:45 AM
A handful of extra thoughts after the Kings recorded back-to-back preseason wins over the Anaheim Ducks. In their most-recent victory – on Sunday – the Kings did not need a shootout this time to get it done, beating the Ducks, 4-2, at Honda...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 11:32 PM
It took the Kings 45 years to win their first Stanley Cup.
Then how come it felt like 45 years to win No. 2?
Maybe this was simply cosmic and blood pressure-soaring payback for their Cup run of 2012 being far too smooth and so relatively unruffled....
| May 26, 2014
| 11:56 AM
For the Kings, the path through the Western Conference has been daunting. They’ve fought off elimination six times -- four times against San Jose and twice against the Ducks, only now to be dealing with the reigning Stanley Cup champion Chicago...
| Jun 1, 2014
The Kings' stress of two straight losses and a hostile road date against the defending-champion Chicago Blackhawks is eased by the fact Justin Williams is on their side.
Williams not only is 6-0 in Game 7s, he has six goals and six assists in the...