Martin Hanzal has been suspended for two games by the National Hockey League for charging Edmonton Oilers defenseman Jeff Petry in a 5-4 Phoenix win on Saturday and will not take part in Tuesday’s game between the Kings and Coyotes at Jobing.com Arena in Glendale, Arizona.
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As reported by Mark Spector of Rogers Sportsnet, Kyle Clifford has been fined $2,756.41 for his first period hit on Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Sunday evening. Nugent-Hopkins had to be helped off the ice but was uninjured and returned to play shortly after the hit.
LAK's Kyle Clifford fined $2756.41 ... Read More
-Here's a great place to start. It's the Oilers’ website, which might be the best one in the entire NHL. Chris Wescott has the game story, the live game blog, and links to photo galleries, Kings video, audio highlights and more. It’s also really cool that the Oilers display their line combinations b... Read More
Though the Los Angeles Kings have built a reputation as a large, physical team that is difficult to play against – a depiction based more on outside observation, according to Darryl Sutter and Willie Mitchell – they are among the NHL teams that have remained out of the glance of the Department of Pl... Read More
According to Bob McKenzie of TSN and Nick Kypreos of Rogers Sportsnet, there won't be supplemental discipline assessed to Jordan Nolan for his first period hit on Rusty Klesla that left the Phoenix defenseman with whiplash and a concussion, according to reports from Phoenix on Monday.
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Per Bob McKenzie of TSN, the NHL is in the process of reviewing the Jordan Nolan hit on Rusty Klesla from the first period of Sunday night’s 4-2 Coyotes split-squad victory over the Kings from Jobing.com Arena in Glendale.
First bad concussion of NHL pre-season: PHX's Rusty Klesla KO'd on hit by ... Read More
On Friday, LAKI posted the first part of a discussion with Rob Blake in which Los Angeles' new assistant general manager articulated his desire to return to being associated with a National Hockey League club.
"I’ve always wanted to do that since I can remember," Blake said about his return to ... Read More
Another game, day in which the question of supplemental discipline has been raised.
Per Tracey Myers of CSN Chicago, Dustin Penner will not face a hearing for a third period forearm to the head of Dave Bolland as shown in the video below.
Skip 35 seconds in for a slowed-down replay of the col... Read More
Brendan Shanahan of the NHL Department of Player Safety announced a one-game suspension for Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith on Wednesday afternoon for his second period retaliatory high stick on Jeff Carter in Game 3 at Staples Center on Tuesday. Keith, whose 24:44 ice time average leads ... Read More
Can confirm #NHL discipline hearing for#Blackhawk Keith regarding his high stick on #Kings Carter.Time TBD but will take place later 2day— Nick Kypreos (@RealKyper) June 5, 2013
Expectation is CHI's Duncan Keith will have a disciplinary hearing with NHL for his highstick on Jeff Carter.&m... Read More
The issue of supplemental discipline has been raised again in the Western Conference Finals, with Duncan Keith’s knee-jerk response to a post-jostle slash from Jeff Carter being a one-handed swat with his stick to the Kings forward’s face.
Here’s an update from NHL.com Senior Writer Dan Rosen... Read More
#Blackhawks center Dave Bolland will not face a disciplinary hearing with the NHL for his hit on Kings' Mike Richards in Game 1.— Chris Kuc (@ChrisKuc) June 2, 2013
Told nothing coming from Bolland hit on Richards - in terms of league discipline. No hearing— Pierre LeBrun (@Real_ESP... Read More