Word Association: Kings players take on the hated Canucks

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Drew Doughty was the first Kings player to openly talk about his hatred of the Canucks a few years ago.  Since then, several others have gone on the record with their disdain for the gang from Vancouver.  However, the other thing most commonly noted is that they’re a good team, usually followed by comments about [...]

Doughty talks hit on Beauchemin, impact of Nolan’s fight with Souray

Thoughts from Drew Doughty after the Kings 5-2 win over the Ducks…
- On the overall game: “This one feels big, it’s a division game, a team that’s in second place in our conference and a team that we want to eventually catch so to get two points especially in regulation and have a third strong [...]

Keaton Ellerby is trying to catch up, hasn’t received all the memos yet

Being traded is nothing new to Keaton Ellerby. For his 19th birthday the Kamloops Blazers – his junior team since entering the WHL – dealt him 700 miles away to the Moose Jaw Warriors.
Things were a little different last Friday though when his home address shifted all the way across the U.S., going from Florida to [...]

VIDEO: Kings forward Jordan Nolan – Day With The Stanley Cup

LA Kings forward Jordan Nolan spends his Day With The Stanley Cup…

For more with Nolan, click here to watch an exclusive interview with Jordan and his father Ted, recorded on the ice at Staples Center just moments after the Kings defeated the New Jersey Devils in Game 6 last June.
Also, to see how other Kings’ players spent [...]

Colin Fraser ready for ‘a tough barn’ in Nashville tonight

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Forward Colin Fraser has faced the Nashville Predators 18 times in his career and picked up three assists along the way – with the most recent one coming during his last visit to Music City. He helped set up Drew Doughty that night in a 5-4 Kings win – which also stands as as Jonathan [...]

10 Tidbits on new Kings defenseman Andrew Campbell

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Yesterday, the Kings swapped Andrews – sending Bodnarchuk back to Manchester and calling up Campbell.
Although he’s not expected to play in Nashville tonight, Campbell will likely see game action on the team’s current road trip. So, we thought we’d help introduce you to the 6-foot-3 defenseman using our popular 10 Tidbits format…
- Kings GM Dean Lomabrdi [...]

GM7 Pre-game: Jordan Nolan talks Kings at Ducks

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Right wing Jordan Nolan was one of four LA players who spent the lockout playing in Manchester for the Kings’ AHL affiliate. While there, he recorded six points (two goals and four assists) in 21 games.
Then, when the Kings began 2013 with too many players for their roster it looked like Nolan may offer them an [...]

VIDEO: Kings’ Game 3 highlights – Nolan fights, Yakupov scores

Here’s the first batch of videos from tonight’s Kings v Oilers game in Edmonton…
Ladislav Smid wants to fight Jordan Nolan after Jordan Eberle takes a hit:

Mark Fistric hit on Jordan Nolan:

Nail Yakupov scores, tying the game with 4.7 seconds remaining in regulation:

Plenty more to come from Edmonton before the night is over.
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MayorsManor First Goal Contest: Game 3 – Kings at Oilers

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In the two games played so far this season the Kings have notched three goals total – all from players who don’t normally register too high up on the scoring charts.  For example, their totals from last year show just eight goals…combined.
Still, Kyle Clifford, Jordan Nolan and Rob Scuderi remain as the only LA players [...]

Clifford jumps the line, will get top-6 minutes on Thursday

For Kyle Clifford‘s 20th birthday in January 2011, then-coach Terry Murray gave the young forward a somewhat unexpected present – he promoted him to the top line for that night’s game with the St. Louis Blues. Even though the rookie had only three NHL goals lifetime, he had been one of the more impressive Kings’ players over [...]