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Practice 4/19 – Power-play work, Kempe on linemates, Matt Roy, McLellan on Marleau

For the second straight day, the Kings held a full-team practice at Toyota Sports Performance Center……just feels weird saying that, doesn’t it? Yesterday and today are the first time the Kings have had consecutive practice days since the break between the games on March 24 in San Jose and March 2... Full Story

Practice 4/18 – Unexpected practice time, areas of emphasis, Roy/Bjornfot, Wolanin video

Insiders, good day to you from m̶o̶r̶n̶i̶n̶g̶ ̶s̶k̶a̶t̶e̶ PRACTICE in D̶e̶n̶v̶e̶r̶ EL SEGUNDO! Following the alteration of the team's schedule on Friday, the Kings returned to the ice this morning at Toyota Sports Performance Center after an off day yesterday. An off day followed by a practic... Full Story

Practice Notes, 4/13 – Looking at the power play, McLellan quotes, Bjornfot skates

The Kings returned to the ice this afternoon for practice at Toyota Sports Performance Center, in between games against the Vegas Golden Knights. Last night’s lineup saw a direct substitution with Carl Grundstrom entering in place of Jeff Carter, now of the Pittsburgh Penguins. Today’s groupings... Full Story

Practice Notes – Bjornfot/Frk updates, Luff on waivers, Bally Sports West, Quotes

The Kings hit the ice today for their lone practice day of a 3-in-4 set, following last night’s win in Vegas and preceding the back-to-back versus San Jose, coming up this weekend. A few notes, and quotes from Cal Petersen, Andreas Athanasiou and Todd McLellan below – Injury Updates & Roster... Full Story

Practice Notes – Brown skates, Groupings, JAD Line, Secondary Scoring & Petersen + Photos

The LA Kings took to the ice this morning for a team practice day at Toyota Sports Performance Center, in between games against St. Louis and Vegas. Here’s how the team lined up by jersey color - Gray: Athanasiou, Brown, Iafallo, Kempe, Kopitar, Vilardi, White: Anderson-Dolan, Carter, Grundstro... Full Story

Practice Notebook – Making Moves, Bjornfot “battling” something, bouncing back, Roy’s consistency, Rivera

The Kings were back on the ice this morning at Toyota Sports Performance Center, in between away games versus the Anaheim Ducks. Todd McLellan wasn’t particularly happy with his team’s play as a whole in yesterday’s 6-5 overtime defeat, lamenting individual mistakes, especially those in the defen... Full Story

3/1 – A look at Doughty’s play & presence, plus practice notes & Wagner video

Good afternoon, Insiders.....good to be home! Let's dive right in - We spoke with Drew Doughty today about a number of aspects of both his game, and the team’s game as a whole. Doughty has been a standout, in a positive way, for the Kings both offensively, defensively and as a leader - in short,... Full Story

2/22 Practice – To change or not to change, plus Walker/Athanasiou return,

The Kings returned to the ice this afternoon at Enterprise Center in St. Louis, in between games against the Blues. Everyone was accounted for today, with no apparent changes to the group from what was listed yesterday. That’s not to say, though, that we’re guaranteed to see the exact same lineu... Full Story

2/19 Practice – JAD/AA updates, groupings, Lizotte’s return, Brown, Reign

Back to practice, Insiders! The Kings hit the ice this afternoon at Gila River Arena in Arizona for a skate before tomorrow’s rematch against the Coyotes. With no morning skate scheduled for tomorrow, considering the earlier start time, this will be the last time the Kings take the ice in advance... Full Story

Practice 2/15: “Maintenance Day” for Vilardi, Groupings, Layoff, Wagner, Maatta

For the third consecutive day, the Kings took to the ice at Toyota Sports Performance Center in El Segundo, with today’s skate being the final practice day before tomorrow’s game against Minnesota. The Kings were without forward Gabriel Vilardi today, with what Todd McLellan deemed a “maintenanc... Full Story