As much as there could be expected to be in a sport with a high rate of injury and unpredictability, Tanner Pearson has enjoyed a highly linear career arc in which his numbers have steadily improved, practically across the board, year-over-year.
This crescendo has seen him increase his goal and p... Read More
Jonathan Quick, on getting a win in his first game back from injury:
We got two points, you know, so that's always a good feeling. So yeah it was good. Great to be in the locker room, capably and everything and be part of it.
Quick, on how he feels physically:
Yeah, everything feels good. I wou... Read More
Peter Budaj, on playing two strong games in a row:
Yeah, well, it's crunch time and I think the guys are playing really good in front of me. After they got a lead very early in the second period, it's never easy to give up a goal the first 30 seconds in the period and we just bounced back. The guys... Read More
Good afternoon to you, Insiders. The Kings took the Toyota Sports Center ice shortly before 10:00 a.m. in advance of tonight's game against the Arizona Coyotes (7:30 p.m. / FOX Sports West / FOX Sports GO / KABC 790 / I Heart Radio) and aligned as such:
Pearson-Carter-Brown... Read More
Tyler Toffoli hasn’t earned a point since his Saturday return in Philadelphia – the team has scored only once since he rejoined the team after missing 20 games while recovering from a lower-body injury – but was on the right side of the puck in the win over the Flyers and the loss to the Capitals. W... Read More
On watching the Super Bowl, and what he took out of the game as a coach:
Yeah, what I take out of it is the same feeling as those guys winning championships or being in a championship game. I was in a Game 7 right here. I lost it, so I know what Atlanta feels like, and I know what New England feels... Read More
On whether the loss boils down to checking and defensive zone coverage:
I’d say the first goal would’ve been defensemen checking, and I’d say the second one, late in the first, would’ve been defensemen checking.
On what didn’t work on the power play:
I think we missed the net a lot. I think the... Read More
On receiving an offer to play for Princeton:
I guess they must’ve thought I was an elite student, because it wasn’t anything to do with my hockey ability. Actually, that was a long time ago. That’s 40 years ago, more than that. Yeah, about 41, 42 years ago. I think I had two or three – Princeton, Y... Read More
Good afternoon from Philadelphia, where the sun is showing a pretty good compete level in trying to break free from an overcast sky. The Kings practiced on the edge of the University of Pennsylvania campus at the Class of 1923 Arena on Friday and aligned as such:
Blu... Read More