November 2009 - Page 29 of 29 - LA Kings Insider
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One proud papa

After today's skate, I chatted for a few minutes with Jim Greene, Matt's father, who made the trip out west from Grand Ledge, Mich. Mr. Greene talked about the fathers' trip... JIM GREENE: ``It's just always good to be able to spend time with my son. We don't see him that often. We watch TV. We pu... Full Story
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Monday morning skate

Based on circumstantial evidence, it seems as though Jason LaBarbera might get the start in goal tonight for Phoenix. The starting goalie is typically the first one off the ice after a morning skate, and today that was LaBarbera. But no confirmation on that. For the Kings, they're expected to skat... Full Story
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Fathers on trip

The fathers (and sons, and everyone) enjoyed a great dinner last night, and now they're heading over to check out the morning skate. Here's the list of fathers on the trip... Bryan Brown, Paul Doughty, David Drewiske, Jim Greene, Jim Harrold, Jack Johnson Sr., Butch Jones, Matjaz Kopitar, Ted Purc... Full Story
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Fathers' days

The Kings' traveling party grew by 16 today, as the team had its first-ever ``fathers' trip.'' I'm not sure which team was the first to do this, but it's a really nice gesture, in which teams invite players' fathers to fly on the team plane to a visiting city (or cities), have a big dinner and allow... Full Story
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Clune returns

Richard Clune, who had been out with a groin injury, returned to action this weekend for the Manchester Monarchs and scored a goal today in a 3-2 overtime loss to Hartford. Jonathan Bernier, after a victory on Friday -- followed by another great game by Jeff Zatkoff on Saturday -- took the loss and ... Full Story
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Jones settling in

Randy Jones had his second practice with the Kings on Sunday, and isn't expected to play Monday at Phoenix, but Jones said he is fitting in better by the day. JONES: ``The nerves kind of settle down a little bit and meet everyone, meet the guys, and get on the ice and get associated with everybody... Full Story