April 2018 - Page 5 of 10 - LA Kings Insider

Doughty, team object to suspension; “We’ll stick by our player there” – Blake

Ethan Miller/Getty ImagesThere was a unified voice coming from the Kings areas underneath T-Mobile Arena in the wake of Drew Doughty’s suspension for Game 2. Though much of the players’ reactions will be shared later, Doughty, Head Coach John Stevens and General Manager Rob Blake shared the same vi... Read More

Stevens on Muzzin, who hasn’t taken contact; Doughty; Game 1; offense; more

On whether he has an update on Jake Muzzin: I don’t – only that he’s continued to progress along, get him on the ice. I have not talked to the trainers since he skated today. I think every day he’s getting closer, but what that means, I’m not sure yet. Not as of yet, no. On how he’ll distribute... Read More

Waking up with the Kings: April 12

Wednesday night represented a missed opportunity for the LA Kings. They weren’t the better team in Game 1, nor did they finish with the greater count in scoring chances. Their execution was a touch off, they struggled through stretches to leave the zone amidst the Golden Knights’ relentless up-ice p... Read More

April 11 postgame notes

-With the loss, Los Angeles fell to 0-1 all-time against Vegas in the playoffs, a record that includes a road mark of 0-1. The Kings fell to 111-141 all-time in the playoffs and 49-83 on the road. -Los Angeles fell to 19-30 all-time in Game 1s. When losing Game 1, they have won 8 of 29 series. Si... Read More