April 2012 - Page 7 of 23 - LA Kings Insider
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Scouting the Canucks

This is Game 5 in the best-of-seven, first-round playoff series between the Kings and the Vancouver Canucks. The Kings hold a 3-1 series lead. The Canucks are expected to keep their defense intact -- as well as stay with goalie Cory Schneider for a third consecutive game -- but once again shift thin... Read More
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Stoll: `Full-team effort’ needed

The playoff rock pile is starting to break up a little bit. Nashville eliminated Detroit on Friday, St. Louis eliminated San Jose yesterday and Philadelphia eliminated Pittsburgh today. The Kings would like to join that list today, but of course it won’t be easy. Jarret Stoll has been there. In 2006... Read More
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Monarchs end Norfolk’s streak

The Manchester Monarchs, the Kings' American Hockey League affiliate, ended the Norfolk Admirals run of success last night as the Monarchs won 5-2 in Game 2 of their first-round playoff series. The Admirals had finished the regular season with 28 consecutive wins, and had won Game 1 of the series on... Read More
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Morning in Vancouver

The odds of getting the same hotel room on back-to-back trips aren't strong, but it happened here in Vancouver. That's good news on a quiet, cool, beautiful morning. Since this is the third morning with the same window, here's a couple different look, including the final one for the loyalists who mi... Read More
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Strong start critical in Game 5

Tomorrow, the Vancouver Canucks will be back in front of their home crowd, motivated to keep their season alive and probably re-energized after their Game 4 win. The first 10 minutes of a game are always critical, but for the Kings, in this situation and in that environment, how the game starts will... Read More