Post-Game 5: Dustin Brown on effort and Matt Greene’s play

Comments from Kings captain Dustin Brown following LA’s 3-0 win over the San Jose Sharks in Game 5 on Thursday night…
On if the Kings played with the effort they wanted:
“Definitely a step in the right direction.The’res still room to improve as a group, as a team. But that was a solid effort. But it’s about [...]

Game 5 morning skate – flash quotes from Matt Greene

Following the Kings’ 45-minute morning skate at Staples Center in advance of tonight’s Game 5 vs. the visiting San Jose Sharks, here’s what defenseman Matt Greene had to share…
On what he did yesterday to clear his head:
“Not too much. Just stayed down for a bit, did some treatment. I guess it was all aboyt today, [...]

Kings Game 5 morning skate – probable lines for tonight

FORWARDS
Kyle Clifford – Anze Kopitar – Justin Williams
Dustin Penner – Mike Richards – Jeff Carter
Dwight King – Trevor Lewis – Dustin Brown
Brad Richardson – Colin Fraser – Tyler Toffoli
DEFENSEMEN
Robyn Regehr – Drew Doughty
Rob Scuderi – Slava Voynov
Jake Muzzin – Matt Greene
(Note: Alec Martinez is not expected to play. However, nothing is official until warm-ups before [...]

UPDATED: Kings line-up for Game 4 in San Jose

Darryl Sutter wasn’t about to tip his hand at this morning’s pre-game skate in San Jose, so make sure you ‘get there in time for the song’ if you want his official line-up for Game 4. However, it appears this is what he’s going with…
FORWARDS
Dustin Brown – Anze Kopitar – Justin Williams
Dwight King – Mike [...]

Another LA Kings player joins twitter

If you’re not on twitter, really, what are you waiting for?
It’s the quickest way to get all the news from around the NHL, including 140-character comments from several players.
Specific to the Kings, there are already a fair amount of players on twitter, with each bringing their own personality and style.
For example, there’s Dustin Penner. Already [...]

Monday practice report – comments from Matt Greene 5/13/13

On his 30th birthday, Matt Greene skated in the full practice with his LA Kings teammates earlier today. Perhaps as a slight nod to their inspirational leader, the whole D-unit wore green jerseys – usually not a color used by the defensemen, only forwards. Regardless, here’s what he had to share after coming off the [...]

MayorsManor Live Radio: Kings-Blues GM2 preview with Helene Elliott

We’ve already been joined by a slew of guests this week - including Jim Fox, Dennis Bernstein of The Fourth Period and Jonathan Davis of Fox Sports West - but we still have more for you!
Today we’re checking in with Helene Elliott of the LA Times.  She joins us from St. Louis and will share all the skinny from today’s morning skates, for [...]

Expected line-up for Kings regular season finale

As we tweeted about yesterday, it looks like Kings coach Darryl Sutter will send out a slightly different LA Kings line-up for the season finale vs San Jose…
FORWARDS
Kyle Clifford – Anze Kopitar – Jeff Carter
Dwight King – Mike Richards – Trevor Lewis
Dustin Penner – Jarret Stoll – Justin Williams
Jordan Nolan – Brad Richardson – Tyler [...]

Sutter on Greene’s new injury and why the Kings made the playoffs

Kings coach Darryl Sutter rarely disappoints, as he almost always has something interesting to say. However, perhaps the most intriguing thing that surfaced during his post-practice chat with the media today surrounded an update on defenseman Matt Greene.
Of course, Greene only returned recently after missing nearly the entire regular season following back surgery due to an injury suffered in the team’s first [...]

Dean Lombardi on Brown suspension and playoff outlook

On Wednesday afternoon the NHL suspended Kings captain Dustin Brown for two games, as a result of a hit on Jason Pominville of the Minnesota Wild. Earlier today, GM Dean Lombardi was on Sportsnet Radio (Fan 590) in Toronto and offered thoughts about the ruling, as well as provided an early outlook heading into next [...]