Andy Andreoff on Kings prospects Schumacher, Toffoli and Vey

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If you’re looking at a list of the Kings top forward prospects and trying to guess which ones may be playing in LA in a few years, the names Andy Andreoff, Michael Schumacher, Tyler Toffoli and Linden Vey are most definitely going to be part of the discussion.
Yet, each brings something different to the table. [...]

Drew Doughty picking up assists off the ice as well

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Over the past 13 months, Drew Doughty‘s life has been a roller coaster ride of peaks and valleys. Everything from his best friend and roommate being traded to starting the season without a contract and culminating with his first Stanley Cup. While most of those events surrounded ‘Doughty the hockey player,’ he’s now back home [...]

VIDEO: LA Kings – Season of Champions

Here’s a new video put together by the crew at KingsVision…

Andre Ethier internalizes what the Dodgers need for future success

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From the best team in baseball to dropping 15-of-20 games as they headed into last week’s All Star break, the Dodgers have been on a wild ride of late. Yett, conventional wisdom pointed to the impending returns of Andre Ethier and Matt Kemp as the duo that would right the ship.
In just four games since [...]

Coaches evaluations following LA Kings Dev Camp

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Now that the Kings have wrapped up their annual Development Camp, it’s time to see what some of the coaches and players thought of the experience. We’ll start off with Nelson Emerson (player development coach) and Kim Dillabaugh (goaltending coach). Then, in the next article, we’ll hear from several participants – including 2012 draftee Tomas [...]

Doughty talks LA Kings contracts for Shane Doan and Jon Quick

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With the Blue Jays having a few days off for the All-Star break, Drew Doughty had some free time on his hands. So, he lobbed us a call to chat about a myriad of topics. We’ll get to some of the other stuff later. But right out of the gate, two of the areas we discussed centered on [...]

Exclusive: Penner on the possibility of Shane Doan as a King

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What was once thought to be impossible is perhaps now close to becoming a reality.
Coyotes captain Shane Doan has a long and checkered history with the recently crowned Stanley Cup Champions. He’s been labeled a ‘Kings Killer’ for the stats he’s posted against them in 87 career games during the regular season – including 30 goals [...]

LA Kings 2012 Dev Camp report with Tyler Toffoli

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Prior to this weekend’s Development Camp we posted previews with LA Kings prospects JF Berube, Kevin Gravel and Jordan Weal. Now, we turn our attention to perhaps the top prospect in camp – forward Tyler Toffoli.
Drafted in the second round of the 2010 NHL Draft, Toffoli has been the reigning sniper in the Ontario Hockey [...]

LA Kings Dev Camp 2012 preview with Jordan Weal

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Like a Dean Lombardi built hockey team, we’ve built our 2012 Kings Development Camp preview series from the net out. First, we checked in with goalie prospect JF Berube. Then, we chatted with Kevin Gravel from the blueline. Now, we turn our attention to a pair of forwards selected at the 2010 NHL Draft held in [...]

LA Kings Dev Camp 2012 preview with dman Kevin Gravel

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They say first round picks are easy to make at the NHL Draft. It’s those hidden gems in the later rounds where scouts and General Managers truly earn their keep. And if 20-year old Kevin Gravel has his way, one day he’s going to make Dean Lombardi and staff look really smart.
The 6-foot-4 defenseman recently wrapped [...]