February 2012 - Page 21 of 21 - LA Kings Insider
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The Key Three: Feb. 1

This ``0.4’’ moment probably won’t overshadow the most famous one in Los Angeles sports history. In Game 5 of the 2004 Western Conference semifinals, the Lakers’ Derek Fisher made a miracle shot to beat the San Antonio Spurs with four-tenths of a second remaining. Last night, Drew Doughty’s goal wit... Read More
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Sutter postgame quotes (Feb. 1)

Darryl Sutter’s postgame thoughts... (on whether he had ever won a game in the last second...) SUTTER: ``I don’t know. I barely remember the last second tonight. I don’t know. Probably. But the big thing is, you needed the red light to come on (before). It used to be, you never had the tenths (o... Read More
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Doughty postgame quotes (Feb. 1)

Drew Doughty’s postgame thoughts... (on his game-winning goal...) DOUGHTY: ``I knew the puck was just kind of scrambling around there, and I didn’t know if our all teammates were just kind of swarming the crease there. I was just kind of coming in late. I didn’t think anyone was going to see me.... Read More
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The great clock controversy

Tonight's game is in the books and the players aren't coming back on the ice, of course, but some controversy remains. Drew Doughty scored the game-winning goal for the Kings with four-tenths of a second left on the clock. That much is undisputed, but it seems that the clock paused, momentarily, wit... Read More
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Scouting the Blue Jackets

Tonight's game is the third of four meetings this season between the Kings and the Columbus Blue Jackets, and follows the Kings' 2-1 victory at Columbus on Dec. 15 and the Blue Jackets' 1-0 victory at Staples Center on Jan. 7. Columbus opened its post-All-Star schedule last night with a 6-0 loss to ... Read More
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Wednesday skate update

Jonathan Quick was the first goalie off the ice after the morning skate, so he's the likely starter. Trent Hunter and Kevin Westgarth both came off at the same time, so it seems likely that the fourth-line right-wing spot will be a game-time decision. Davis Drewiske and Alec Martinez are the extra d... Read More
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Sutter in Manchester follow-up

Over the past few days, Darryl Sutter's trip to Manchester, to see some of the Kings' prospects during the NHL All-Star break, has been talked about. Upon his return, Sutter didn't give many details about the trip, but Ian Clark of the Union Leader newspaper in Manchester did an excellent job of rec... Read More