April 2, 1990 |
Talk about chutzpah. It's bad enough that the Dodgers bummed out Brooklyn 32 years ago when they left for Los Angeles. But now the richest club in baseball is reopening those wounds, and Flatbush is steaming mad. A few weeks ago, see, the Los Angeles club threatened to sue two young fellas who own a little neighborhood bar called The Brooklyn Dodger.
October 7, 2013 |
This one evoked shades of his blunder in St. Louis last season and an earlier miscue against the Phoenix Coyotes. But Kings goalie Jonathan Quick's epic gaffe and own-goal against the visiting New York Rangers in the home opener at Staples Center was far more unsightly than those twin mishaps. The best thing that could be said about Monday night's error in the Rangers' 3-1 win was that it didn't occur in the playoffs as the other two did. GAME SUMMARY: Rangers 3, Kings 1 It happened at 4:39 of the third period and drained the energy out of the building and silenced the proceedings.
June 28, 2009 |
While teams stockpiled prospects in the last six rounds of the NHL entry draft, the Kings traded former first-round pick Brian Boyle and the Ducks got a boost when winger Teemu Selanne told them he will fulfill the final season of his contract. Selanne, who will turn 39 next week, had hesitated to commit until he saw whether General Manager Bob Murray would gut the team or go for another Stanley Cup.
July 5, 2009
Hockey: A photo caption in the June 28 Sports section said the Kings traded Brian Boyle to the New York Islanders. Boyle was traded to the New York Rangers.
April 6, 2009 |
AT CALGARY Time: 6:30 PDT. On the air: TV: none. Radio: 1150. Where: Pengrowth Saddledome. Records: Kings 32-35-11, Flames 44-28-6. Record vs. Flames: 0-3. Update: The Kings' final four games -- at Calgary, Edmonton, Vancouver and home to San Jose -- are against teams chasing the playoffs or a better seeding. Coach Terry Murray said he'll use that atmosphere to test some of his younger players -- particularly restricted free agents Brian Boyle and Teddy Purcell.