After decades of promising to build from within, the Kings have finally stuck with it and flourished under GM Dean Lombardi. Among the many changes made to the team’s infrastructure in the months following the Massachusetts native coming to Los Angeles was to hire a former college coach to take over behind the bench of [...]
In advance of Game 3 between the Kings and Ducks tonight in Los Angeles, let’s take a look at how the numbers stack up through the opening two games in their second round match-up…
Kings vs Ducks stats:
Player Goals Assists Points
Gaborik 3 1 4
Kopitar 0 4 4
Martinez 2 0 2
King 1 0 1
Richards 0 1 1
Doughty 0 1 1
Brown 0 1 1
Toffoli 0 1 1
Pearson 0 1 1
Williams 0 1 1
Ducks vs [...]
Left wing Dwight King shared the following after the Kings 7-4 win over the visiting Phoenix Coyotes on Thursday night…
On the overall game:
“Our team put up seven goals, that’s the first time since I’ve been here that we put up that big of a number. It went up and down tonight obviously, with the big [...]
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For the first time since December 2008, the Kings played back-to-back home games on Monday and Tuesday.
The first contest featured a boring 40 minutes, where the Kings were limited to just six shots on goal, but began the third period with a 1-0 lead. Then came an offensive explosion [...]
Jeff Carter continues to lead the Kings in goals after recording a natural hat-trick on Monday night vs. Nashville. In his career, the 6-foot-4 forward now has 10 goals in 14 career games against the Predators. After his big night, here’s what he had to say back in the locker room…
– On it being hard [...]
One of the reasons we’re so fond of our Word Association segment is that it can be akin to sifting for gold. Amid the typical media questions – that some players find ridiculously boring – the format can suddenly produce a hidden treasure. And that’s what happened as we gathered comments to use in our [...]
After taking yesterday off, the Kings returned to the ice at their practice facility in El Segundo earlier this morning. Following a 45-minute on-ice session and then a meeting with the team, coach Darryl Sutter shared the following with the gathered media…
– On if he’s encouraged by the defense in the last two games: “It’s [...]
If there are two sides to every story, the truth about Thomas Hickey probably lies somewhere in the middle.
Kings GM Dean Lombardi was hired in April 2006, two months in advance of the NHL Draft that June. With his first selection as the head of the team’s table at the league’s annual ball for amateur players, Lombardi selected [...]
Here are a few more of the videos we’ve shot around LA Kings training camp this week – this is Jordan Nolan and Dwight King, two guys who played together in Manchester during the lockout…
To see what Trevor Lewis had to say about which player would score the most goals on the third line [...]
After leading their division most of the season, Manchester lost some ground over the weekend and now sit in third place with 25 points – trailing the Providence Bruins and Worcester Sharks.
They had an offensive explosion on Saturday, posting nine goals on the Connecticut Whale. However, after losses on Friday (Providence) and Sunday (Worcester), the [...]