April 2013 - Page 20 of 20 - LA Kings Insider
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April 2: Morning skate notes

-Jonathan Quick left the ice first at today's morning skate at Jobing.com Arena, meaning he has been tabbed as tonight's starter against the Phoenix Coyotes. -Tyler Toffoli will skate as a left wing alongside Mike Richards and Jeff Carter. He's listed as a center and played almost exclusively on ... Read More
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Mitchell won’t return

After a chat with Dean Lombardi last week in which the Kings' general manager referred to Willie Mitchell's return as "a very long shot", it is now evident that the 35-year-old defenseman will not play this year per the reports below. There had been hope in LA Willie Mitchell might return but it'... Read More
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Regehr to LA; Penner to IR

A long-rumored trade inched closer towards completion Monday night when the Los Angeles Kings agreed to acquire veteran stay-at-home defenseman Robyn Regehr from the Buffalo Sabres in exchange for second-round draft picks in 2014 and 2015. The trade becomes official once Regehr passes his physical. ... Read More
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Regehr to the Kings

As originally reported by Darren Dreger and carried by multiple sources, Buffalo Defenseman Robyn Regehr has been traded to the Los Angeles Kings for a pair of second round draft picks. Regehr, who turns 33 in April, is 6-foot-3 and weighs 225 pounds. He has two assists, 21 penalty minutes an... Read More
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April 1 practice quotes: Rob Scuderi

On the fundamentals of shot-blocking: “I don’t think you go out and necessarily try and block shots. Every once in a while there comes a situation where you see a guy winding up and you’ll slide or you’ll go down to a knee. But that doesn’t happen a lot during a game. I think the most important thi... Read More
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Waking up with the Kings: April 1

-After a more wide-open Minnesota performance that several players referred to as “sloppy”, the Los Angeles Kings engineered one of their tighter road efforts of 2012-13 as they controlled the majority of the possession, dominated the shot totals and played a committed game in their own zone in a 3-... Read More
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Muzzin recognized by the NHL

Jake Muzzin was recognized as the NHL’s Rookie of the Month for March after finishing a 17-game span with four goals, 11 points and a plus-10 rating. Muzzin recorded points in eight different games during a span in which the Kings played 17 times over the final 30 days of the month. His most prod... Read More
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Good morning, Glendale

Until we’re able to reinstate yesterday’s posts, it’s business as usual at the traveling headquarters of LA Kings Insider. Looking southeast from the western Phoenix suburbs through the barren desert landscape, the University of Phoenix Stadium sits in the foreground of the wide Salt River Valley ho... Read More