December 2011 - Page 23 of 24 - LA Kings Insider
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Murray postgame quotes (Dec. 1)

The Kings are schedule to practice tomorrow at 11:30 a.m. at the Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo... ----- Terry Murray's postgame thoughts... (on Jonathan Quick's game...) MURRAY: ``He needed to be (good). There were a lot of penalties, a 5-on-3 again, and just coming back with more pow... Read More
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Johnson postgame quotes (Dec. 1)

Jack Johnson’s postgame thoughts... (on the defense holding it together without Mitchell...) JOHNSON: ``It’s not really hanging on. You just kind of pace yourself. You’ve got to pick your spots, knowing that sometimes you’re going to be double-shifted. So you have to pace yourself, and kind of b... Read More
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Quick postgame quotes (Dec. 1)

Jonathan Quick's postgame thoughts... (on the Kings' penalty kill...) QUICK: ``It’s been good these past few games. We put a really big effort on it last game. We had a streak of maybe five or six games where we let up a goal in each game. It’s something, as a team, we’re not used to and we kno... Read More
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Brown postgame quotes (Dec. 1)

Dustin Brown's postgame thoughts... (on the win...) BROWN: ``We were able to win one tonight, and that’s great, but if we play our game the majority of the time, we can play much better.’’ (on Jonathan Quick's strong game...) BROWN: ``It’s great for Quickie, but we’ve got to give him more he... Read More
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No timetable on Mitchell, Richards

After tonight's game, Terry Murray provided no further update on the status of either Willie Mitchell or Mike Richards. Mitchell left the game after one shift in the first period, and Richards left after taking a high hit from Florida's Sean Bergenheim late in the second period. Murray was asked whe... Read More
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Scouting the Panthers

Tonight’s game is the first of two meetings this season between the Kings and the Florida Panthers. The Panthers didn’t skate this morning, and there are some questions about exactly how their lineup will look tonight. Dmitry Kulikov was considered questionable but is now expected to play, but the P... Read More
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Watch out for blue-line scoring

Looking for scoring from the Florida Panthers? Look at the blue line. The six defensemen who are expected to play for the Panthers tonight have totaled 12 goals and 35 assists. That doesn’t include Dmitry Kulikov, who isn’t expected to play tonight and has one goal and 14 assists. The pairing of Jas... Read More
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One year later, it’s the Panthers

The Florida Panthers are in town on the first Thursday of December, just like last season, oddly enough. It’s been 364 days since the Kings saw the Panthers, and it’s a new-look team, and one that is doing quite well for itself. Rebuilt under general manager Dale Tallon, the Panthers lead the Southe... Read More
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Lewis sits and watches again

Terry Murray’s decision to stay with the same lineup tonight means another game off the ice for Brad Richardson and Trevor Lewis. For Lewis, a former first-round pick, it’s been a bit of a rise and fall. Lewis played his way into an NHL role last season and played 72 games as a fourth-line center an... Read More