Kris Versteeg, on how it felt getting his first goal in a Kings uniform:
It felt good to get kind of the monkey off the back. Tonight was a good game, we played a lot better than we did against New Jersey, and obviously you have to bring your best when you play top teams in the league, and we playe... Read More
Los Angeles Kings 5, Chicago Blackhawks 0
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SOG: LAK – 25; CHI - 32
PP: LAK – 0/2; CHI – 0/6
1) LAK - Kris Versteeg (12) (Brayden McNabb, Luke Schenn), 3:17
2) LAK - Milan Lucic (17) (Kris Versteeg, Anze Kopita... Read More
Los Angeles Kings (40-22-5) at Chicago Blackhawks (41-22-6)
Monday, March 14, 2016, 5:00 p.m. PT
United Center, Chicago, IL
Referees: #40 Steve Kozari, #27 Eric Furlatt
Linesmen: #86 Brad Lazarowich, #87 Devin Berg
NBCSN, KABC 790 AM, I Heart Radio
Los Angeles Projected Starting Goaltend... Read More
Tonight's game reunites several players against their former team and teammates as Kris Versteeg and Rob Scuderi return to Chicago to face the Blackhawks. Christian Ehrhoff isn't expected to play tonight, but the veteran defenseman spoke with reporters this morning about his transition between Los A... Read More
There’s no way to sugarcoat it – Tyler Toffoli is in a bona fide scoring slump.
Having gone goalless for 10 consecutive games and without a five-on-five tally dating 23 games back to January 17, the proverbial snakebite has affected the young sniper who still leads the team with a career-high 24 ... Read More
On how Kris Versteeg and Rob Scuderi have fit in with the Kings:
He played with the Kings a lot longer – basically Pittsburgh and LA – so it’s pretty easy for him to fit back in with our team, and we got Kris once we lost Gabby to get another skilled guy up front.
On whether the Scuderi-Ehrhoff ... Read More
Hello from the team hotel, where the Kings have returned after a morning skate at the United Center. It was a full-team skate in advance of tonight's game against the Blackhawks (5:00 p.m. PT / NBCSN / KABC 790 / I Heart Radio).
Pear... Read More
Dale Weise is now a part of the Kings-Blackhawks rivalry, which should add a little spice to this evening's affair. The rugged forward spoke with LA Kings Insider about his acclimation into Chicago's room and what it's like at ice level when going up against Los Angeles. It's a good listen.
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Good morning Chicago, good morning, quick back-to-back, and good morning, Insiders.
This is, how do you say, a ro-ad tr-ip? Forgive me, it's been quite a while. The Kings are out of state for the first time since February 20, when they concluded their seven-game Grammy trip with an overtime win o... Read More
LA Kings Insider has learned the Kings and Blackhawks are close to finalizing a swap of Rob Scuderi and Christian Ehrhoff, with both teams retaining a different degree of salary cap space in a move that has some complexity of salary cap implications. Both players had been playing for their parent cl... Read More
Before the events of last night’s game are put in a few tidy paragraphs and reflected upon, can we please just acknowledge that at the start over overtime Saturday night, Drew Doughty, Anze Kopitar and Jeff Carter lined up against Duncan Keith, Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane? NBA Jam has come to be... Read More