February 2015 - Page 17 of 19 - LA Kings Insider

Audio: Quick hits with Aaron Ekblad

It doesn't appear as though Willie Mitchell will play tonight - the defenseman is day-to-day with an upper-body injury, per Florida coach Gerard Gallant - so instead of catching up with the loquacious Kings alum, we got to know his houseguest, Aaron Ekblad. The first overall pick from the 2014 NHL D... Read More

Good morning, Fort Lauderdale

The storm has since broken up into a steady light rain, but this was the view from the hotel room at 8:45 a.m.: So here's an abrupt wake-up call: As I was putting this story together on the bus to the rink, the overhead compartment above my seat became inundated and poured about half a cup of... Read More

February 4 practice notes

The Kings practiced at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida on Wednesday afternoon in advance of Thursday night's game against the Florida Panthers. Before we get to the notes... Lines! (via color coding) White: Gaborik - Kopitar - Brown Purple: King - Carter - Toffoli Green: Clifford - Stoll... Read More

The View from Washington

THE WASHINGTON POST Alex Prewitt: Troy Brouwer scores twice as Capitals take down Kings, 4-0 " faced minimal scoring chances through two periods, denying a breakaway from Marian Gaborik and sprawling onto his belly to punctuate a glove save on Jeff Carter’s backdoor cut." Alex Prewitt: Post... Read More

Waking up with the Kings: February 4

Dustin Brown referenced the team’s lack of emotion both on television and with reporters last night, though it’s not completely clear whether the emotional involvement is a pervasive issue continuing to plague the team, or whether it was simply vacant from the team’s performance in the 4-0 loss at W... Read More

February 3 postgame notes

-With the loss, Los Angeles fell to 55-33-15 all-time against Washington, a record that includes an away mark of 24-19-8. Tonight’s loss ended a nine-game point streak at the Verizon Center, dating back to a 3-2 loss on April 4, 1998. The Kings’ three-game road winning streak in the series was snapp... Read More