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 [...]

Drew Doughty – ‘We couldn’t hear their fans here’

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Commnets Kings defenseman Drew Doughty in advance of tonight’s Game 4 vs. the Anaheim Ducks…

Bonus quotes from Kings captain Dustin Brown…

Game 3: Hoven and Davis with Kings-Ducks post-game on NHL Radio

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Enjoy the free replay of John Hoven and Jonathan Davis on NHL Network Radio last night. They joined the crew from Ice Cap, live from downtown LA, to breakdown the Ducks 3-2 win over the Kings in Game 3 and offer predictions for Saturday night’s Game 4…

Post-Game 3: Kings not happy with their performance in 3-2 loss to Ducks

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Quotes from the Kings locker room following their 3-2 loss the Ducks in Game 3 on Thursday night…
Jeff Carter on the overall game:
“We made some turnovers that cost us. We were pretty sloppy in the neutral zone and turned pucks over and getting rushes the other way, that’s something we didn’t do the first two [...]

Post-Game 3: Ducks talk 3-2 win, cutting Kings series lead

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For the first time in the series, the Ducks enjoyed a lead at intermission on Thursday night. Then, with an extra goal from Ben Lovejoy in the third period, they sealed the deal, and ultimately held on for a 3-2 win after a late goal by Kings center Mike Richards.
With the victory at Staples Center, [...]

Teemu Selanne on how to beat Jonathan Quick

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The ageless wonder, Teemu Selanne, shared the following thoughts following the Ducks morning skate today, in advance of Game 3 vs. the Kings…
Is it fair to say that there is no downplaying the importance of this game?
“That’s how you want to look at it. It’s by far the biggest game of our season. [...]