The Kings took a 2-1 lead with 7:10 remaining in the third period. The puck was rimmed around to Matt Greene on the right side, near the boards, and Greene shot it. The puck deflected off Dallas defenseman Alex Goligoski and into the net. Wayne Simmonds and Kyle Clifford picked up assists.... Full Story
The Kings held a 10-5 edge in shots on goal in the second period. Neither team had a power play in the period, and the teams will play 4-on-4 for the first 1:52 of the third period after matching roughing penalties to Brad Richardson and Mike Ribeiro.... Full Story
Once again, the Kings scored a goal, then allowed one within two minutes.
The Kings took a 1-0 lead 4:15 into the second period. Trevor Lewis passed to the right point to Willie Mitchell, who wound up for a slap shot through traffic. Wayne Simmonds tipped the puck and Lehtonen made the stop, and ... Full Story
Don't forget that it's a 1 p.m. start at Staples Center today… If you're looking for something to do after the game, I'll be doing a live Q&A at the ESPN Zone across the street immediately after the game. Also, if you missed the April Fools' Day ``Undisputed,'' you can check it out by clicking h... Full Story
Kyle Clifford's punishment, for his hit on Vancouver's Christopher Tanev last night, was limited to the five-minute checking-from-behind major and game-misconduct penalties he received from the on-ice officials. The NHL did not issue any supplemental discipline today, and after practice today, Terry... Full Story
Scott Parse was back on the ice toward the end of today's practice, and for some extra post-practice skating. Parse said he has been skating for approximately a half-hour a day, but when I asked him how he was feeling, he said, ``OK.'' That's it, just ``OK.'' Parse indicated that there was nothing t... Full Story
As noted earlier, Terry Murray made significant changes to the Kings' lines and defensive pairs. Of the four lines and the three defensive pairs, the only one that remained intact today was the pairing of Alec Martinez and Matt Greene. Everything else changed. One subtle move is that Jack Johnson wi... Full Story
Jonathan Quick will start in goal against Dallas tomorrow, and Terry Murray said he will use the same lines and pairs he had in practice today. Michal Handzus is OK after last night's collision and Murray said he wasn't surprised that Kyle Clifford did not get suspended. More on all this, and other ... Full Story
There are wholesale changes for the Kings in practice today. Here's how they're skating...
Drewiske-Harrold... Full Story
For those still on the fence, tickets are going fast for the ``Green Room Experience'' games. The second game, April 9, is sold out, but some tickets remain for the Thursday, April 6 game against Phoenix. The ``Green Room Experience'' is a chance to enjoy the game among fellow blog readers in a 100-... Full Story
A couple quick things… The Kings will now practice at 1 p.m. today, and there isn't expected to be any supplemental discipline given to Kyle Clifford for his hit last night on Vancouver's Christopher Tanev. Clifford received a five-minute penalty for checking from behind, plus a game misconduct. The... Full Story