May 2010 - Page 5 of 7 - LA Kings Insider
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Team USA loses again

The IIHF World Championships have not been kind to Team USA. After the Americans were upset by Germany, they lost again, this time to Denmark, 2-1 in overtime. Keith Yandle scored the only goal for Team USA, which is now 0-2 in round-robin play. Kings defenseman Jack Johnson, Team USA's captain, sai... Full Story
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Away from L.A….

Just to catch up on a couple Kings, and Kings prospects, who are still playing these days… Ryan Smyth, and Canada, opened play in the IIHF World Championships on Saturday with a 5-1 victory over Italy. Smyth did not record a point in the game. On Sunday, Alexander Frolov and Russia beat Slovakia ... Full Story
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Player evaluation: Modin

FREDRIK MODIN This season: 20 games (with Kings), 3 goals, 2 assists, 14 penalty minutes, 14:55 average ice time. The good: Expectations were low when the Kings acquired Modin from Columbus, for a conditional seventh-round draft pick, at the trade deadline. Modin, a former 30-goal scorer, had bee... Full Story
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Monarchs: Listen live

Game 6 of the second-round AHL playoff series between Manchester and Worcester will start at 4:30 p.m. Pacific time. To listen to the game live online, for free, check out this link to the Kings' website... Manchester vs. Worcester Game 6 audio Also, a game preview from the local paper, the Un... Full Story
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Germany 2, USA 1

Felix Schutz scored 21 seconds into overtime to give Germany a 2-1 victory over the United States in the first game of the IIHF World Championships before a crowd of 77,000-plus in Germany. Schutz played for Portland of the AHL this season, the team Manchester eliminated in the first round of the pl... Full Story
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Player evaluation: Lewis

TREVOR LEWIS This season: 5 games, 0 goals, 0 assists, 0 penalty minutes, 9:08 average ice time. The good: You might recall that Dean Lombardi once thought so much of Lewis that he, not Pavol Demitra or Patrick O'Sullivan, was the focal point of Lombardi's first major trade as Kings GM. Lewis, a ... Full Story
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Captain Canada (again)

Kings winger Ryan Smyth has been named captain of Team Canada for the IIHF World Championships, which are being played in Germany. Canada's first game is tomorrow against Italy. Smyth has been Canada's Captain at the World Championships six times now, and did it every year from 2001-05. The United S... Full Story