March 31, 2011
Kings tonight AT VANCOUVER When : 7 PDT. Where: Rogers Arena. On the air: TV: FS West; Radio: 1150. Records: Kings 44-26-6, Canucks 51-17-9. Record vs. Canucks: 2-1-0. Update: Center Anze Kopitar had surgery Wednesday to repair torn ligaments in his right ankle, an injury he suffered last Saturday. A club spokesman said the surgery was successful and that Kopitar remains out indefinitely. Jonathan Quick is scheduled to start in goal for the Kings, who have a four-game winning streak and have earned points in 10 of their last 11 games.
July 17, 2013 |
With the NHL regular-season schedule on the verge of being released, the Kings on Wednesday announced their seven-game preseason schedule. Just two games are to be at Staples Center: Sept. 15 against the Phoenix Coyotes and Sept. 24 against the Ducks. The Kings, after advancing to the Western Conference finals against eventual Stanley Cup champion Chicago this past season, are also to be the designated home team in a pair of games at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. On Sept.
April 4, 2012 |
The Kings are on the verge of clinching a playoff spot -- but there's also a chance they could finish ninth and miss the postseason party. Courtesy of Jeremy Zager, the Kings' stat guru and manager of communications and broadcasting, here are their playoff scenarios as they prepare to finish the season with home-and-away games against the San Jose Sharks. The Kings' magic number to clinch a playoff spot is one. They can clinch a spot Thursday by one of the following ways: -- A Dallas loss (in regulation, overtime or shootout)
May 13, 2013 |
This will be the first time in 17 playoff series the Kings will have home-ice advantage. They last had home ice at the Forum, in a first-round series against Edmonton in 1992. The fifth-seeded Kings and sixth-seeded Sharks each won two games in their season series, but the Kings got five points because one of their losses was in a shootout. Brent Burns led both teams with eight points, on two goals and six assists. Justin Williams led the Kings with six points, on two goals and four assists.
July 15, 2013 |
The Kings announced Monday that they have retained defenseman Alec Martinez, agreeing on a two-year contract and avoiding arbitration with the player, who turns 26 later this month. The announcement was made by Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi. Martinez played in 27 games last season, with a goal, four assists and 10 penalty minutes. He also played in seven of the team's 18 post-season games, contributing two assists. The 6-foot-1, 206-pound former 2007 fourth-round pick has appeared in 142 regular-season and 33 post-season games.
December 30, 2009
Kings tonight AT CALGARY When: 6:30 PST. Where: Pengrowth Saddledome. On the air: Radio: 1150. Records: Kings 22-14-3, Flames 21-12-5. Record vs. Flames: 1-2. Update: Center Jarret Stoll accompanied the team on this two-game trip but hasn't fully recovered from a groin injury and isn't expected to play. Defenseman Randy Jones stayed home with wooziness but the Kings aren't calling his injury a concussion. The Kings' 4-3 loss to Minnesota on Monday was their third in a row and fourth in five games.