On the two goals 22 seconds apart on one shift:
Two quick goals, yeah. Not a great goal, the first one, the goal from behind the net. I thought we showed a lot of hang-in-there attitude, though, to make it 2-1 on the power play. A really good goal by that line, even though it’s power play. We had c... Read More
A good afternoon to you from downtown Denver, Insiders. Notes and the such:
-The Kings held a regular morning skate at the Pepsi Center. Anze Kopitar did not skate, though the rest of his teammates did. Lines:
Clifford-Shore-Nol... Read More
On whether Anze Kopitar is improving:
Yeah, he’s better, but it’s still day-to-day and see improvement. Just kind of go from there. Hopefully every day we keep seeing improvement. No. Prefer that he not just to let it quiet down. Hopefully he’ll skate tomorrow.
On whether the streakiness is a “... Read More
Good morning, Denver, good morning, Insiders, and good morning... new Coyotes building?
No, obviously this has nothing to do with Denver, or tonight's opponent, the Colorado Avalanche. But there was a loose, obscure tie-in derived from a discussion with Darryl Sutter yesterday after recorders wer... Read More
Good afternoon from Pepsi Center, where the Kings took the ice for an 11:00 a.m. optional skate. There weren't any line rushes, though the team did get up and down the ice in transition and worked on net-front deflections and screens before concluding the practice with some shootout work.
Several... Read More
Colorado Avalanche 2, Los Angeles Kings 1 (OT)
Live Audio Stream
SOG: LAK – 27, COL – 26
PP: LAK – 0/2, COL – 0/4
LAK starters: G Jonathan Quick, D Jake Muzzin, D Drew Doughty, LW Dustin Brown, C Anze Kopitar, RW Devin Setoguchi
5:00: 3-on-3 happiness for a Frozen Fury that appare... Read More
Darryl Sutter, on Jeff Carter’s line and his first preseason game:
The line really didn’t play together much. Jeff, for being off five months, played pretty well.
Sutter, on whether he was happy with the five-on-five play:
Yeah. We made a mistake four-on-four, lost a defenseman, and took a penalty ... Read More
Forward Nick Shore fell to the ice awkwardly during his second shift of Los Angeles' 3-1 exhibition loss to Colorado on Friday and is being evaluated for an injury, according to a hockey operations source. The Denver native was credited with 47 seconds of ice time and won the only faceoff he took.
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Colorado Avalanche 3, Los Angeles Kings 1
Third Period, 1:35 remaining
Live Audio Stream (starts at 5:30 p.m. PT)
SOG: LAK – 34, COL - 22
PP: LAK – 0/5, COL – 1/5
LAK starters: G Jeff Zatkoff, D Brayden McNabb, D Paul LaDue, LW Dwight King, C Nick Shore, RW Trevor Lewis
COL starters: G ... Read More
Good afternoon to you from the base of Mt. Loud. If you are unfamiliar with Mt. Loud, it is The Peak of Noise. Don't try to find it on any maps.
The Kings took the ice at the Pepsi Center shortly before 11:30 a.m. and aligned as such:
M... Read More
A good morning to you, Insiders. This is a #good podcast. Puck Daddy's Joshua Cooper and I joined Kings Men Podcast's Jesse Cohen to discuss the makeup of the pre-training camp Kings while acknowledging several themes that will come into play over the course of the season. The first half of this pod... Read More
Forgive what is more or less the re-positioning of a press release, but it's a busy day today, and I've got to beat the traffic and head downtown shortly. With that said, the 2016 installment of Frozen Fury is now official: The Kings will play the first hockey games at Las Vegas' brand-new T-Mobile ... Read More