| Jan 27, 2014
| 11:07 PM
SAN JOSE — From a game-opening backhand he gloved while sprawling to the game-ending threat he denied with his left leg pad, goalie Jonathan Quick gave the Kings the best response possible to their recent slump.
A shutout. In San Jose.
| Nov 19, 2013
| 10:25 PM
Ben Scrivens didn't mind that his shutout streak ended Tuesday, not with the way the Kings are surging.
They dominated the Eastern Conference-leading Tampa Bay Lightning, 5-2, at Staples Center, as five Kings scored goals.
“I want to win more...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 11:50 PM
Pity poor Ben Scrivens.
In the span of three nights the Kings goaltender has played six periods and two overtimes, more than 125 minutes of hockey, and given up three goals.
And all he has to show for it is two overtimes losses, the latest...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 11:12 PM
SAN JOSE — The Pacific Division lead might change hands dozens of times before the season ends, but knowing that the winner of Wednesday's game between the Kings and the San Jose Sharks would take over first place added a dash of tension when the...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 8:27 PM
Three days off between games might represent a vast, numbing landscape, resulting in silence and awkward pauses between reporters and the coach.
Thankfully, the Kings are still coached by Darryl Sutter.
He declined to speak to the media after Monday...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 9:21 PM
Kings defenseman Jake Muzzin and left wing Dwight King were kicking back at team headquarters in El Segundo after a rare light day, talking about Christmas plans and trying to provide insight about a teammate and prodigy.
"Who is Martin Jones?" Muzzin...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 8:53 PM
CHICAGO — All good things must come to an end, but the Kings' six-game winning streak didn't end well.
Their 3-1 loss to the Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks at the United Center was sealed early, somewhere between the time a fired-up...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 9:42 PM
MONTREAL — Still glistening with moisture, the game puck from Martin Jones' second consecutive shutout sat behind him in the Kings' locker room at the Bell Center on Tuesday. Someone had grabbed it as a souvenir after the team's 6-0 rout, a...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 12:49 PM
MONTREAL, Canada -- For a moment, it seemed like a rock star had wandered into the Kings’ locker room at the Bell Center after Tuesday’s morning skate, so many reporters and videographers had clustered around one person.
The focus of their...
| Jan 12, 2014
| 7:19 PM
The Kings' rescue squad, armed with goals and assists, isn't going to come from the American Hockey League.
It is going to have to come from within, at least until Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi trades for a top-six forward. Of course, isn't almost...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 5:27 PM
DETROIT — Defenseman Jake Muzzin's emotions swung quickly Thursday from exhilaration to exasperation.
The 24-year-old scored the Kings' first goal against St. Louis — his first point in 15 games — but was responsible for the Blues'...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 9:32 PM
NEWARK, N.J. — As Stanley Cup rematches go, this left something to be desired.
On Friday night, the Kings played the New Jersey Devils for the first time in almost 17 months — and it was an uninspiring game until late in the third period,...