Tyler Toffoli, on the team not generating the start it wanted:
No, the whole game wasn’t the way that we wanted it, and I’m pretty sure it showed, and everybody in the arena watching saw that.
Toffoli, on what he attributes to the Kings’ performance:
We just didn’t play the way we wanted to pl... Read More
Kyle Clifford took line rushes alongside Nick Shore and Tanner Pearson this morning and appears ready to be activated and should participate in the second installment of the five-game Freeway Faceoff series when the Kings host the Ducks at 7:00 p.m. at Staples Center (NBCSN / KABC 790 / I Heart Radi... Read More
Good morning, Insiders, and welcome to a Thursday edition of LA Kings Insider. The team took the ice before 10:00 a.m. this morning, and line rushes indicated that Kyle Clifford, who hasn't played since December 6 because of an upper-body injury, will return to face the Ducks tonight (7:00 p.m. / NB... Read More
FROM MONDAY: Darryl Sutter met with reporters before the team flew to Phoenix and discussed the team’s performance to date and Kyle Clifford nearing a return to the lineup:
On the All-Star weekend experience:
Yeah, it was a good event. I think the format worked well. I think the fans and players... Read More
Because I'll be in transit for virtually the entire afternoon, there will be intermittent coverage over the remainder of the day. I'm hoping to check in and get a quick practice update (the team is scheduled to practice at 2:00 at Toyota Sports Center), but most of today's reporting will come in the... Read More
In Kings forward Kyle Clifford's two-game conditioning assignment with the Reign while the NHL is on its All-Star break, he participated in back-to-back shutout wins for the Pacific Division-leading AHL affiliate. Clifford, who has not played an NHL game since taking an elbow to the head from Tampa ... Read More
Reign game breakdown
Michael Mersch scored with six seconds left in the first period and Peter Budaj collected his league-leading sixth shutout with 21 saves as the Reign (25-10-3-1) defeated the San Diego Gulls (19-18-1-1) 2-0 on the road Friday night. The game was Kings forward Kyle Clifford's fi... Read More
Greetings from CBBA, where the Reign held a 1 p.m. practice after a long haul back from Stockton. I'm back with the Reign, too, following a brief call-up to help LA Kings Insider last night. Lots going on with the AHL side, so here we go ...
--First off, if you're looking for notes on Kings forwa... Read More
Updates with quotes from Kyle Clifford, Reign head coach Mike Stothers and Derek Forbort
The Kings announced on Thursday that they have assigned forward Kyle Clifford to the Ontario Reign for a conditioning assignment. He participated in practice when the Reign took the ice at 1 p.m. at Citizens ... Read More
Good morning, Kings fans. The Dallas Stars are in town tonight for the teams' first of three match-ups this season, and in advance of the renewal of the former Pacific Division rivalry, Los Angeles aligned as such:
Andreoff-Shore... Read More
On Thursday, two days prior to the team’s 43rd game of the season, Kyle Clifford took part in the most unenviable of skates: The one without any teammates.
Clifford, now five and a half weeks into his attempt to return from an upper-body injury suffered when Tampa Bay’s Victor Hedman elbowed him ... Read More