Pre-Game 5: Jarret Stoll – ‘I’m sure they don’t like us, don’t like me’

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Comments from Kings forward Jarret Stoll following the team’s morning skate at the Honda Center, in advance of Game 5 vs. the Anaheim Ducks…
What changed for the Kings after the first period, limiting the Ducks to zero shots in the second and only three (3) for the third period?
“I thought we were aggressive, more than [...]

Pre-Game 5: Comments from Kings captain Dustin Brown

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Comments from Kings captain Dustin Brown following the team’s morning skate at the Honda Center, in advance of Game 5 vs. the Anaheim Ducks…

Suggested line changes for the Kings were posted here earlier today.
Also, morning skate quotes from Kings defenseman Drew Doughty were posted here.
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Pre-Game 5: Kings Drew Doughty – ‘It’s gut check time’

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Comments from Kings defenseman Drew Doughty following the team’s morning skate at the Honda Center, in advance of Game 5 vs. the Anaheim Ducks…
Always tough to win on the road but having won twice already in this series in Anaheim give you added confidence coming into Game 5?
“Confident every game. Past is the past. [...]

West Coast Bias on NHL Radio live from Game 4 with Wyshynski

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Guest Greg Wyshynski oF Yahoo’s Puck Daddy joined us for the May 10, 2014 edition of West Coast Bias on NHL Network Radio, live from Los Angeles following Game 4 between the Kings and Ducks. We talked all about the Kings 2-0 loss to Anaheim’s rookie goaltender John Gibson, what Kings players are contributing the [...]

OPINION: Time for the LA Kings to use this lineup

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In something that has become a little bit of a joke – call it a weird coincidence, who knows – over the past two seasons, after making suggestions for the Kings line-up, Darryl Sutter has magically used them the next game.
Case in point, when the Kings were trailing in the San Jose series, I posted [...]

Mike Richards – ‘We haven’t reached desperation level’

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Kings forward Mike Richards spoke after the team’s practice on Sunday afternoon – among the many topics discussed was Ducks rookie goaltender Jonathan Gibson, what adjustments the Kings need to make, and being reunited with linemate Jeff Carter once again…

Gaborik not worried about which Ducks goalie starts Game 5

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Kings forward Marian Gaborik spoke after the team’s practice on Sunday afternoon – among the many topics discussed was which goaltender might start for the Ducks in Game 5 and what adjustments LA needs to make…

Ducks and Kings quotes after Game 4 in LA

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Post-game quotes from both locker rooms following the Ducks 2-0 win over the Kings in Game 4 on Saturday night…
Kings Head Coach Darryl Sutter on pulling Jonathan Quick:

“It wasn’t difficult, the thought process was that we had given up two goals. We should have done it sooner…they were scared to shoot.”
Sutter on John Gibson:

“We were [...]

Anze Kopitar quotes after Kings Game 4 loss to Ducks rookie

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After taking the first two games in Anaheim, the Kings returned home for Games 3 and 4 and now find themselves tied 2-2 in their second round match-up vs. the Ducks. Prior to Saturday night, Kings center Anze Kopitar had recorded at least one point in every playoff game this season and was looking to [...]

Dustin Brown quotes after Game 4

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Quotes from LA Kings captain Dustin Brown following the team’s 2-0 loss to the visiting Anaheim Ducks in Game 4…
On falling behind early:
“I don’t think you ever want to start down 1-0, let alone 2-0. We can’t give up that type of goal. I know it’s a power play goal, but you say you have [...]