How about a quick offseason notebook. First off, for those who didn't know, I've been away for the last couple of weeks for my wedding in New York. For those that did, thank you to everyone who reached out, it was much appreciated!
Introducing The Dooleyweds 👫Thanks to every... Full Story
The LA Kings are committed to injecting talented youth into their lineup over the next few seasons and under normal circumstances, this is the time of year when younger players typically start returning to their respective NHL cities to skate with teammates and set their sights on competing for a ro... Full Story
Over the weekend, the LA Kings loaned forward Carl Grundstrom to IF Bjorkloven and Jacob Moverare to Saipa (Liiga). They are both eligible to rejoin the organization for the 2020-21 season.
Grundstrom, who signed a contract extension with the Kings last week, registered four points (0-4=4) in 13 ... Full Story
The LA Kings have loaned forward Johan Sodergran to Almtuna IS (Allsvenskan), according to Vice President and General Manager Rob Blake. He is eligible to rejoin the organization for the 2020-21 season.
Sodergran tallied seven points (2-5=7) in 48 games last season with Ontario (AHL), his first p... Full Story
Southern California is a place many dream of calling home, and few have the privilege to do so.
For John Wroblewski, new head coach of the Ontario Reign, it is almost an after-thought when it comes to his new role.
“(Southern California) is a nice bonus,” he explained to media during a confere... Full Story
The LA Kings had already settled on a new direction for their AHL franchise, the Ontario Reign, for the 2020-21 season. Today, they settled on the man to lead it – John Wroblewski.
Kings General Manager Rob Blake announced Wroblewski as the second head coach in Ontario Reign history earlier today... Full Story
The LA Kings and Ontario Reign announced this morning that John Wroblewski has been named as the new head coach of the Reign. Wroblewski is the second head coach in AHL-Ontario franchise history, and is the fifth head coach behind the bench for either Manchester or Ontario.
Wroblewski joins the ... Full Story
Two different players, two different roles, one thing in common. Blaine Byron and Jacob Doty are back with the Ontario Reign for another season.
Both players were, in their own way, unexpected members of the 2019-20 Reign roster. Doty, by his own admission, wasn’t even necessarily thinking he’d ... Full Story
We’re one year removed from the 2019 NHL Draft, in which the Kings made nine selections, including four picks in the first two rounds. Instantly, not only were the members of the Kings Hockey Ops excited about their nine new prospects, but the media had consistently touted the Kings as one of the “w... Full Story
The LA Kings announced this afternoon that defenseman Tobias Bjornfot has been loaned to Djurgardens (SHL) to begin the 2020-21 season.
To add a bit of context, this is a move from the Kings to get Bjornfot into on-ice action during training camp with Djurgardens, as well as game action in the SH... Full Story
Coming off of a strong introduction to the NHL at the end of the 2018-19 season, Matt Roy was looking to turn dipping his toe in the water into a full on swim. But it didn’t happen right off the bat.
Roy was -4 over his first three games of the season and his play wasn’t up to the expectations t... Full Story
The Ontario Reign announced earlier today that forwards Blaine Byron and Jacob Doty have re-signed with the team, giving the organization four players under AHL contracts for the upcoming season. Byron and Doty join Reign captain Brett Sutter and rookie Nick Halloran as players under Reign contracts... Full Story