AHL: Sutter and Backman Lead Ontario Over Iowa

The Iowa Wild skated into town Wednesday night to kick off a four game home stand for the Ontario Reign. Ontario came into the game having lost four of their last five contests, and the problems did not end there. Call ups and a rash on injuries left Ontario in a vulnerable position Wednesday night. […]

LA Kings 2017 Mid-Season Prospect Rankings: Top Two Players Revealed

The wait is over; it’s time to reveal the top two players on our 2017 Mid-Season Prospect Rankings. Which player has earned the coveted No. 1 spot?
As we finish off this multi-part series, we’ll begin with a thank you to all those who study our rankings. These articles continue to provide some of the most […]

LA Kings 2017 Mid-Season Prospect Rankings: Player No. 3

Let the good times roll. We’re moving right along through the LA Kings Top 10 Prospects. Last week, we posted an Honorable Mentions article, as well as a look at the five players sitting No. 6 through 10 on our list. Yesterday, we detailed the pair of players holding down spots No. 4 and 5 […]

LA Kings 2017 Mid-Season Prospect Rankings: Players No. 4 and 5

With an in-depth scouting report on two more players below, we continue our countdown of the LA Kings Top 10 Prospects. Having already posted an Honorable Mentions article, as well as last week’s look at the five players sitting No. 6 through 10 on our list, we’re now approaching some rarified air.
As a reminder, these […]

NHL Radio Replay: Hoven on Kings Season Thus Far and ASG in LA

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Enjoy a free replay of John Hoven on NHL Network Radio, where he joined hosts Jim ‘Boomer’ Gordon and Ryan Paton on the Power Play. Some of the topics discussed during the spot included: the Kings season to date, what to expect at the 2017 NHL All-Star Game, the Kings Top 10 prospects, […]

LA Kings 2017 Mid-Season Prospect Rankings: Players No. 6-10

Now that readers have had a few days to digest this week’s Honorable Mentions article, it’s time to continue our multi-part series looking at the 2017 LA Kings Top 10 Prospects list. And we’ll begin the countdown with some reports on players rounding out the bottom-half of the list, guys coming it No. 6-10.
As […]

Yannetti on 17-year-old Jacob Moverare, Kings 2016 Draft Pick

Over the past few years, we have noted several times our collective opinions of the work done by the Kings scouting and development staffs. Specifically, two of the people we enjoy talking with the most are Mike Futa and Mark Yannetti. Since GM Dean Lombardi took over the team in 2006, they have been a […]

UPDATED: LA Kings 2016 Development Camp Roster Info

As July 1st quickly approaches, most of the hockey world is discussing free agency. Simultaneously, we’re also just a few days away from the other annual summer tradition, Development Camp. In fact, dozens of the Kings top prospects will be arriving in Los Angeles over the weekend, with on-ice activity expected to begin on Monday […]

Kings Prospect Tracker: Report For Week Ending Apr. 24, 2016

Below are brief updates on all LA Kings non-AHL prospects, meaning guys playing in the three Canadian junior leagues (WHL, OHL, and QMJHL), plus college, ECHL, and overseas:
MIKE AMADIO: Forward, Ontario Reign (3rd round pick in 2014, OHL)

Regular season: 50 goals, 48 assists, plus-30, 40 PIM in 68 games played
Playoffs: 12 goals, 6 assist, plus-3, […]

Nick Ritchie scores in Gulls 5-1 loss to Stars

CEDAR PARK, Texas — If you give out power plays like free samples, the Texas Stars are going to capitalize.
And that was the difference as the Stars evened up their first-round series with the San Diego Gulls in a 5-1 Game 2 victory.
San Diego committed eight penalties in the loss at the newly named H-E-B […]