April 2010 - Page 3 of 31 - LA Kings Insider
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Open Forum

For those wondering, yes, the blog (and coverage on LAKings.com) will continue to be updated as often as possible over the summer. There's still plenty to talk about, with the draft and free agency on the horizon and the developmental camp sometime in July as well. I hope to be able to check in with... Read More
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Not done yet?

TSN.ca reports today that Drew Doughty and Wayne Simmonds would like to represent Canada in the IIHF World Championships, which start May 7 in Germany. Doughty, of course, won a gold medal for Canada at this year's Olympics, and both he and Simmonds won gold medals playing at the World Junior Champi... Read More
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Kings roster situation

At the end of a season, it's always wise to set the table going into the summer, as far as which players are under contract, which players aren't and how much money is involved. Below, I've listed the players under contract for next season, with their salary, plus restricted free agents, unrestricte... Read More
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Canucks postgame quotes

Quotes from the Canucks' locker room... ----- RYAN KESLER (on the game...) KESLER: ``You have to give it to a lot of guys. Bieksa played great tonight, Danny was clutch as usual and Lou was real clutch, too. He made that big save in the second for us and we never looked back after that.'' ... Read More
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Murray postgame quotes

Terry Murray's postgame thoughts... (on whether there's an easy answer for why the Kings lost third-period leads...) MURRAY: ``There's an easy answer. Two of the best players in the league did it. The Sedin line was tremendous. They won the series, they won the game and, in each one of those gam... Read More
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Brown postgame quotes

Dustin Brown's postgame thoughts... (on the series...) BROWN: ``Sometimes you have to lose before you can win. There's a lot to learn from this series. We had the momentum, and it can switch just like that. That's what we can learn from this whole series. It's a huge learning experience. We lost... Read More
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Smyth postgame quotes

Ryan Smyth's postgame thoughts... (on the game...) SMYTH: ``In the first two periods, I thought we were getting the puck in deep and we were retrieving it well. They battled hard. They chipped away and found a way to get a few breaks. You're going to make your breaks in this game, and they did t... Read More
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Quick postgame quotes

Jonathan Quick's postgame thoughts... (on the series...) QUICK: ``The team played great. They battled hard all series. That's a very good Canucks team over there. We played well for six games. Obviously it's not the outcome we wanted, but we've got some time to reflect on the season and start ge... Read More
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Doughty postgame quotes

Drew Doughty's postgame thoughts... (on the game...) DOUGHTY: ``I felt we played good tonight. We outshot them and I thought we played good all around. Obviously they got that goal late. It was kind of a lucky bounce. We made a nice block and kind of lost the puck and it went right on his tape. ... Read More