The Dallas Stars have scored 764 regular season goals since Lindy Ruff took over as head coach prior to the 2013-14 season, 33 more goals than those scored by any other team over that span.
For a Los Angeles squad that’s looking to improve its checking and continue to refine its detail in the wake ... Read More
In the nascent stages of an NHL season, penalties are called more frequently than they are in later stages of the season. The most extreme example of this was the 2012-13 season, which resumed in mid-January after a work stoppage, and through the first five games of that season, the Kings and their ... Read More
A good afternoon to you from Toyota Sports Center, Kings fans. Before the Muzzin evaluation is completed and attention shifts back to development camp, here's a great way to spend 75 minutes of your afternoon: listen to today's 10 West podcast, hosted by FOX Sports West's Vincent La Rosa. We cover a... Read More
A good morning to you, Insiders. Jesse Cohen, The Royal Half and I recorded a podcast last night, and after calling to attention the Jaden, Braden and Kaedens of Western North America, actually got down to business and discussed recent and near-future topics such as the NHL Draft, the Kings' approac... Read More
Buy stock in American Flag Emoji, Inc. Trevor Lewis has re-upped with Los Angeles for four years at an AAV of $2M per year.
Though Milan Lucic was the highest priority for the Kings, the team and player were unable to come to an agreement on a new contract, opening the door for Los Angeles to exp... Read More
Good morning, Insiders. Arriving just in time for the morning commute is the newest edition of Kings Men Podcast, featuring Jesse Cohen, Jack Wilson and yrs truly. All major topics were covered: Brown, Kopitar, Lucic, Lewis, free agency, and how the Kings approached the evolution of the captaincy ba... Read More
This season: 75 games, 8 goals, 8 assists, 16 points, 20 penalty minutes, -10 rating, -1.1% CF%Rel, 14:33 time on ice
The good: Can we start a petition to re-brand the antiseptically named “Unsung Hero” award the “Trevor Lewis Award?” The versatile, team-first, defensively attuned f... Read More
Anze Kopitar, on getting back in the game only to lose in the third:
Down three-nothing and then make it 3-3 going into the third, you certainly think that you can do it obviously, and just didn't get it done.
Kopitar, on the Sharks' starts throughout the series:
We were chasing the leads all t... Read More
Neither the Los Angeles Kings nor San Jose Sharks iced a full contingent of players for Friday practices as San Jose opted for media availability at their team hotel and slightly more than half of Los Angeles’ available players took the ice for an optional practice.
Kevin Gravel was among the pla... Read More
Anze Kopitar, on what the Sharks did well:
I think it's more so what we weren't doing. ... I don't know what the shot total was but I don't think it was nearly enough to create seconds chances off the initial shots.
Kopitar, on going down 1-0 in the series:
Obviously it's not ideal to lose the... Read More
Dustin Brown, on Trevor Lewis and what he provides as the unsung hero:
I think a lot of it just comes from his attitude, really. Not necessarily anything anybody else will see except for the guys in this room, really. He gets asked to do a lot of different things whether it’s PK or fourth line or f... Read More
Good morning from Staples Center, where the Kings have skated, met with the media, and held a Darryl Sutter press conference. At the moment, the San Jose Sharks are currently skating, and more reports will come following their practice. A few notes: Tonight's game will be broadcast regionally on FOX... Read More