| Oct 14, 2013
| 6:23 PM
TAMPA, Fla. — It may not last more than one afternoon in practice or it could be an enduring partnership, but at the very least the combination of center Anze Kopitar and right wing Jeff Carter is an intriguing idea.
Kings Coach Darryl Sutter...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 5:09 PM
Justin Williams yawned in mid-answer.
He was talking Sunday about the pleasant bounce back from the Kings' trip, and the long flight home from Nashville at the end.
"That flight from Nashville always feels longer than it should be," he said. "…...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 2:13 PM
SAN JOSE — Greetings from San Jose, the Kings’ first visit this season to what’s now known as the SAP Center and first since their second-round playoff series against the Sharks last spring. The Kings won that series by winning Game 7 at...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:11 PM
They've played 12 games, and the Kings' season doesn't even hit the one-month mark until Sunday.
One early theme has emerged: A five-minute overtime, followed by a shootout, if necessary. Of the Kings' eight victories, one came in overtime and four more...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 1:31 PM
PARK CITY, Utah -- The U.S. men’s Olympic hockey team for the Sochi Winter Games will be announced on Jan. 1, after the Winter Classic game, officials of USA Hockey said Monday at the U.S. Olympic media summit.
“Our goal the next few...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Brooks Orpik is recovering from an apparent concussion after he was dragged to the ice from behind by Boston Bruins winger Shawn Thornton and repeatedly punched while defenseless in the first period Saturday night at TD...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 10:39 AM
TORONTO, Canada — It will spoil the story lines for a lot of reporters here, but it appears that Martin Jones will start in goal for the Kings on Wednesday night at Air Canada Center instead of former Maple Leaf Ben Scrivens.
Much of the talk in...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 1:35 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. — Greetings from Jobing.com Arena, where the Kings will face the Phoenix Coyotes on Tuesday night. Ben Scrivens was the first goaltender off the ice at the morning skate, and the first goalie to exit usually starts the game. That...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 11:07 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. — Among Kings Coach Darryl Sutter's strong points are his bluntness and willingness to call out players who are underperforming.
On Tuesday night, after the Kings' 3-1 loss to Phoenix at Jobing.com Arena, Sutter gave an instant and...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 3:25 PM
The Kings have been through this well-worn script before, dealing with the loss of a front-line player.
Then again, hasn’t almost every other team in the NHL?
This time, they will have to adapt without the services of forward Jeff Carter, who is...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 8:09 PM
Jeff Carter in a walking boot.
Yes, the Kings have been there before with Carter, but the timing was much worse. It wasn't the first month of the season, like this time. Only a few games remained before the playoffs in 2012 when Carter suffered a deep...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 9:13 AM
Their penalty-killing woes didn’t just start Saturday night. It had been building for the Kings as they have given up at least one power-play goal in each of the last six games.
Perhaps Kings Coach Darryl Sutter had seen enough after Saturday&...