Perron, Getzlaf propel Ducks past Kings

Feb 5, 2016

Perron, Getzlaf propel Ducks past Kings

The Anaheim Ducks’ midseason surge hit a new peak in the first period when Ryan Getzlaf scored an even-strength goal. That’s normally not a big deal for a two-time Olympic gold medalist and a Stanley Cup champion, except Getzlaf hadn’t done it since last ...

Iginla scores 600th goal as Avalanche beat Kings

Jan 5, 2016

Iginla scores 600th goal as Avalanche beat Kings

Jarome Iginla sent a wrist shot in the vicinity of the goal, maybe even more a pass than scoring chance. Then a strange thing happened: The puck clanged off a skate and caromed into the net for his 600th NHL goal. Sure, it was ...

Kings defensemen ignite offense

Dec 6, 2015

Kings defensemen ignite offense

Drew Doughty is the only Los Angeles Kings defenseman with much of a reputation around the NHL. His fellow blue-liners showed they’re also worth watching during a remarkable second period against Pittsburgh. Jake Muzzin had a goal and two assists during the Kings’ four-goal ...

Oct 10, 2015

Kings, Richards settle grievance

Center Mike Richards and the Los Angeles Kings have settled their dispute over the termination of Richards’ contract after his arrest in June. The NHL Players’ Association announced the settlement Friday, making Richards an unrestricted free agent. Richards was charged with possession of a ...

Disgraced Voynov to leave Kings

Sep 17, 2015

Disgraced Voynov to leave Kings

Defenseman Slava Voynov announced Wednesday that he will return home to Russia with his family, leaving the Los Angeles Kings in the wake of his legal troubles resulting from domestic violence charges. In a statement through his agent, Rolland Hedges, Voynov apologized to “those ...

Jul 3, 2015

Kings' Voynov gets three-month sentence

Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov was sentenced to three months in jail Thursday after pleading no contest to beating his wife after an argument at a Halloween party last year. Voynov, 25, was also placed on probation for three years for misdemeanor corporal ...

Jun 23, 2015

Stoll charged with drug possession

Los Angeles Kings star center Jarret Stoll, who helped the club win the NHL title in 2012 and 2014, was charged with felony cocaine possession, authorities announced Monday. The district attorney’s office in Clark County, Nevada, revealed the details of the case against the ...

Kings won't make playoffs

Apr 10, 2015

Kings won't make playoffs

Ok, who predicted this: The Calgary Flames are going to the playoffs while the Los Angeles Kings are heading home? Yeah, sure. Jiri Hudler scored twice and added an assist Thursday night as the Flames clinched their first playoff spot in six years with ...

Canucks top Kings in SO

Apr 7, 2015

Canucks top Kings in SO

Chris Higgins scored in the shootout and Eddie Lack made 36 saves as the Vancouver Canucks earned a critical late-season victory over the Los Angeles Kings 2-1 on Monday night. Daniel Sedin scored in regulation as the Canucks solidified second place in the Pacific ...

Kings thrash lowly Oilers

Apr 3, 2015

Kings thrash lowly Oilers

With three goals in the first 10 minutes, the Los Angeles Kings demonstrated how seriously they’re taking their late playoff push. With three more goals in the third period of their highest-scoring performance in a half-decade, the defending Stanley Cup champions reminded everybody that ...

Predators squeeze past Canadiens

Mar 25, 2015

Predators squeeze past Canadiens

The Nashville Predators have struggled enough over the past month that they’ll take any bounce they can get, especially against Montreal goalie Carey Price. Ryan Ellis bounced a puck past Price for the tying goal in the third, then Filip Forsberg scored a power-play ...

Kings skate past Devils

Mar 24, 2015

Kings skate past Devils

The Los Angeles Kings’ chances of defending their Stanley Cup title might depend on their current five-game road trip. The opener against the New Jersey Devils got them off to a good start. Anze Kopitar had a goal and two assists, and Los Angeles ...