Peter DeBoer, on whether there was a lot of mixing of the lines against the Kings:
You know what, I think we tried to keep it pretty consistent. We had some situations; Tierney had to leave in the first for a little bit so that made us juggle our lines a little bit. But other then that, in the thi... Full Story
Anze Kopitar, on what was different in this game compared to their last:
The first period, I didn’t think it was nearly intense as it needed to be. They scored two 2-on-1 goals which, giving odd-man rushes against a team like that it’s certainly not the way to win.
Kopitar, on whether he noticed... Full Story
San Jose Sharks 4, Los Angeles Kings 1
SOG: LAK – 27; SJS – 24
PP: LAK – 1/2; SJS – 0/1
1) SJS - Kevin Labanc (2) (Logan Couture, Joel Ward), 3:32
2) SJS - Logan Couture (8) (Joonas Donskoi, Joel Ward), 19:05
3) SJS ... Full Story
Games between Los Angeles and San Jose rarely lack for star power, and when analyzing the top players on the Kings’ divisional rival, there are a number of different routes you can take. How best to stop Joe Thornton’s distribution? How to keep Marc-Edouard Vlasic on his heels? How to leverage Logan... Full Story
Personnel changes, systems evolve and league heavyweights rise and fall, but if there’s an aspect of regular season play that has mostly remained constant under Darryl Sutter, it’s that his teams have been very good at home in the regular season. How good? Since he was introduced as the head coach o... Full Story
Joel Lowry has found himself in one of the most unwanted position a hockey player faces - in and out of the lineup.
The Calgary native has no points this season and has appeared in nine of the Reign's first 15 games.
"Expectations haven't changed," head coach Mike Stothers said of Lowry. "I kn... Full Story
Good afternoon from El Segundo, Insiders. The Kings face the San Jose Sharks at Staples Center tonight (7:30 p.m. / NBCSN / KABC 790 / I Heart Radio) and aligned at their morning skate thusly:
Clifford-Andreoff... Full Story
Kings legends Wayne Gretzky and Luc Robitaille will captain the NHL Alumni-Celebrity teams on Jan. 6 in Bakersfield, a day before the Reign take on the Condors in the Outdoor Classic, the Bakersfield Condors announced on Tuesday.
More names of who will be playing in the game, which will take plac... Full Story
A National Hockey League regular season takes seven months, which is a large enough sample size for trends to rise, fall and rise again. Over the course of 82 games, players who remain on the active roster have a wide enough opportunity for their ability to come to light.
So while Teddy Purcell i... Full Story
On players needing to stay sharp during a break in the schedule:
Depends who you asked. … I think young guys, the focus affects their detail, for sure, lack of detail, and I think the older guys have trouble getting going. We’ve been through that lots as older players and with older players – give ... Full Story
Good afternoon from El Segundo, Insiders. Let's get down to brass tacks.
-In other words, there were no changes in forward li... Full Story