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Waking up with the Kings: October 26

Two games, two more losses for an LA Kings team that had a closed-door meeting last Saturday and delivered a pair of road performances in which they sharpened their competitive level – as well as the clarity that this is going to be one tough slog of a year. In a game that didn’t see any real surplu... Read More

Good morning, St. Paul

Good morning, St. Paul, and good morning, Insiders. It's the World Series again, in case anyone hadn't noticed, and the Dodgers are playing games while the Kings are on a road trip. Last year, much of the series took place during the latter portion of an Eastern Canada swing, which meant there we... Read More

Waking up with the Kings: April 6

So, wait – Kings-Wild games are fun now? In a series previously associated with staid, systematic and tightly structured defensive play, both teams have evolved and are now more equipped to get after it. Minnesota is a strong forechecking team under Bruce Boudreau, and Los Angeles has improved its p... Read More

April 5 postgame notes

-With the win, Los Angeles improved to 29-19-14 all-time against Minnesota, a record that includes a home mark of 16-9-6. The Kings swept the season series for the second time since the Wild joined the NHL for the 2000-01 season (also 2008-09; 4-0-0). 12 of the last 26 games between the teams have b... Read More

April 5 scoring chances

Scoring chances from previous games: 10/11 Kings 18, Flames 10 10/14 Kings 15, Sabres 13 10/15 Kings 12, Islanders 16 10/18 Kings 17, Canadiens 11 10/21 Kings 19, Blue Jackets 18 10/23 Kings 15, Maple Leafs 24 10/24 Kings 20, Senators 24 10/26 Kings 14, Canadiens 22 10/28 Kings 16,... Read More