April 2012 - Page 23 of 23 - LA Kings Insider
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Monday skate update

Jonathan Quick was the first goalie off the ice, so not surprisingly, he is tonight's starter. Kevin Westgarth is the extra skater, so it seems that Davis Drewiske might skate in prefame warmups. Still waiting for an update on Jeff Carter, who is visiting a doctor this morning for an MRI on his inju... Read More
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Sunday (non-)practice update

Darryl Sutter elected for off-ice workouts and meetings today rather than an on-ice practice. As written yesterday, Jeff Carter is scheduled to see a doctor tomorrow for an MRI on his ankle. When I asked Sutter today about preparing for games while not knowing about Carter's status, he said, "He's ... Read More
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Postgame notes (March 31)

Some notes from last night’s game... -- The Kings’ four-game road trip got extended a bit, as the Kings lost to the Minnesota Wild 4-3 in a shootout on Saturday night at Xcel Energy Center. -- Minnesota’s Erik Christensen and Mikko Koivu both beat Kings goalie Jonathan Bernier in the shootout,... Read More
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The view from Minnesota

They call it the ``state of hockey’’ up in Minnesota, and give credit to those fans. The Minnesota Wild made a brutal fall out of the playoff picture in the second half of the season, but last night, in the third-to-last home game of the season, with nothing really at stake, the Wild drew an announc... Read More
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The Key Three: March 31

The beauty of last night’s game was in the eyes of the beholder. Did the Kings earn a point, at the end of a tough back-to-back set, or lose a point? Did they impressively rally from a ragged first period, or uncharacteristically give up a third-period lead? Did they did an excellent job of killing ... Read More