Calder Cup to be streamed for free, Stothers on SiriusXM - LA Kings Insider

Good news, everyone! The AHL has announced its broadcast plans for the Calder Cup, and not only will several games be aired on SiriusXM, but the entire series will be streamed online, free of charge, at AHL Live.

To use your computer to watch on AHL Live, visit and either use your AHL Live account or create a new one. Select the Finals All-Access Pass and enter promotional code CALDERCUP to begin watching. If you’d like to stream the games on your phone or tablet, download the AHL Live app from iTunes or Google Play.

Games 2, 4 and 6 will be broadcast on SiriusXM, and should there be no conflict with the Stanley Cup Final, so will Games 5 and 7.

Stock up on snacks and beverages; I’ll host game threads that will have links to the live game streams. As long as it doesn’t detract from covering the game, I’ll also host a live game blog similar to those of preseason games that feature continuous updates and commentary. KingsVision is also making the trip east, so we’ll have practice and morning skate videos as well.

Speaking of SiriusXM NHL, Mike Stothers joined Hockey This Morning yesterday to discuss the club’s playoff run (stick tap to Dan Ventresca for the audio):

Calder Cup Final schedule:

1 Saturday, June 6 / 3:00 p.m. vs Utica
2 Sunday, June 7 / 2:00 p.m. vs Utica
3 Wednesday, June 10 / 4:00 p.m. at Utica
4 Friday, June 12 / 4:00 p.m. at Utica
5 Saturday, June 13 / 4:00 p.m. at Utica*
6 Tuesday, June 16 / 4:00 p.m. vs Utica*
7 Wednesday, June 17 / 4:00 p.m. vs Utica*
*if necessary; all times PT

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Adrian Kempe

#9 | 6′ 2″ | 195 lb | Age: 21

Born: September 13, 1996
Birthplace: Kramfors, SWE
Position: LW
Handedness: Left


Kempe was selected by the Kings in the first round (29th overall) in the 2014 NHL Draft.

Alex Iafallo

#19 | 6′ | 185 lb | Age: 23

Born: December 21, 1993
Birthplace: Eden, NY, USA
Position: C
Handedness: Left


Iafallo was signed by the Kings as an unrestricted free agent on April 18, 2017.

Anze Kopitar

#11 | 6′ 3″ | 224 lb | Age: 29

Born: August 24, 1987
Birthplace: Jesenice, SVN
Position: C
Handedness: Left


As the 11th overall pick in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft, Kopitar became the first Slovenian to play in the NHL. Kopitar has spent his entire NHL career with the Kings, and following the 2015–16 season, was named the Kings’ captain. Noted for both his offensive and defensive play, Kopitar was awarded the Frank J. Selke Trophy as the best defensive forward in the NHL in 2016.

Drew Doughty

#8 | 6′ 1″ | 195 lb | Age: 26

Born: December 8, 1989
Birthplace: London, ON, CAN
Position: D
Handedness: Right


Bio: Doughty is a Canadian defenceman who was selected second overall by the Kings in the 2008 Draft. Doughty made his NHL debut in 2008 as an 18-year-old and was named to the All-Rookie Team. He is a two-time Stanley Cup champion with the Kings, a two-time Olympic gold medallist with the Canadian national team, and a Norris Trophy finalist.

Jeff Carter

#77 | 6′ 4″ | 215 lb | Age: 31

Born: January 1, 1985
Birthplace: London, ON, CAN
Position: C
Handedness: Right


Carter began his hockey career playing in the Ontario Hockey League in Canada before joining the AHL and playing for the Philadelphia Flyers. He was then traded to the Colombus Blue jackets before joining the LA Kings in 2012, where he has since won two Stanley Cups with the Kings.

Jonathan Quick

#32 | 6′ 1″ | 218 lb | Age: 30

Born: January 21, 1986
Birthplace: Milford, CT, USA
Position: G
Handedness: Left


Bio: Quick is the current goaltender for the LA Kings and was selected by Los Angeles at the 2005 NHL Entry Draft. Previously, Quick was a silver medalist with USA at the 2010 Winter Olympics. He’s won two Stanley Cup championships with the Kings, along with being the most recent goaltender to be awarded the Conn Smythe Trophy as the Most Valuable Player (MVP) of the 2012 Stanley Cup playoffs.