| Jan 14, 2014
| 4:20 PM
The Vancouver Canucks nearly ended the Ducks’ home points streak -- now at 19-0-2 -- on Jan. 5.
The Canucks jumped to a two-goal first-period lead, slowing the game down and moving to the verge of an upset, falling in overtime only after a tying...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 8:49 PM
Faced with an oversupply of good goaltenders, the Kings on Wednesday traded Ben Scrivens to the Edmonton Oilers for a third-round pick in this year's entry draft.
The move, announced after the team practiced at El Segundo, wasn't surprising because of...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 1:37 PM
Prepare to dig deep into your wallets to pay for parking at Saturday’s Stadium Series outdoor game between the Kings and the Ducks at Dodger Stadium.
Parking prices — set by the NHL, not by the participating teams — are
| Jan 20, 2014
| 7:09 PM
Saturday won’t be remembered as the NHL’s finest hour.
The league absorbed a one-two punch of ridicule for the line brawl that erupted two seconds into the Vancouver-Calgary game, Canucks Coach John Tortorella’s attempt to invade the...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Much has been said of Vancouver Canucks Coach John Tortorella's attitude change since he left New York for the Pacific Northwest.
Though he may be a bit more mild-mannered behind the bench and in news conferences, don't overestimate his ability to...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 9:21 PM
Kings defenseman Jake Muzzin and left wing Dwight King were kicking back at team headquarters in El Segundo after a rare light day, talking about Christmas plans and trying to provide insight about a teammate and prodigy.
"Who is Martin Jones?" Muzzin...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 4:31 PM
+ A key to the early success of the Phoenix Coyotes (10-3-2) is the production they are getting from their defense. Oliver Ekman-Larsson (three goals, 11 points), Keith Yandle (1-10—11) and Derek Morris (4-6—10) ranked 4-5-6 in defensemen...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 6:23 PM
It's the equivalent of putting a stop sign at a busy intersection after an accident, but the NHL will consider modifying its rules after it found no specific rule to support further punishing Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Ray Emery for his rink-length...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 4:00 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the previous week:
+ Ben Scrivens might have saved the Kings' season after Jonathan Quick sustained a groin injury last week. Scrivens took over in goal with 1:20 left in...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 11:07 PM
VANCOUVER, Canada — There were fights. Thunderous hits. Superb goaltending. Fine penalty killing. A dramatic late rally.
"There was a little bit of everything in it tonight," Kings forward Mike Richards said.
And a lot of relief on the Kings'...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the past week:
+ The San Jose Sharks didn't gain much ground during a 5-0-0 homestand because the Kings and Ducks each earned a loser point in shootouts. "Back in the day, teams...