National Hockey League Commissioner Gary Bettman provided definition to the league's plan to resume play later this summer in a nationally televised address Tuesday afternoon.
The key takeaways for LA Kings fans:
- The Kings’ season is officially over
- Voting on league awards will consider ... Full Story
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NEW YORK (May 2, 2019) – National Hockey League Commissioner Gary Bettman today released the following statement regarding the passing of Red Kelly:
Bruce Bennett/Getty Images“The National Hockey League mourns the passing of Leonard ‘Red’ Kelly – a man... Full Story
Gary Bettman spoke with a contingent of season-ticket members at the Regal L.A. Live Cinemas Wednesday night, and, during warm-ups of the Kings-Flames game, met with the media for an informal question and answer session while also checking in with Rob Blake, “who spent some time with us at the leagu... Full Story
As NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman addressed the media at All-Star weekend at Staples Center, he began his remarks by raving about how the entire event in this city "is turning out to be spectacular."
Bettman said it was fitting for Los Angeles to host 100th All-Star Game during the Kings' 50th sea... Full Story
Good morning, Insiders. Thanks for the patience and understanding during a slow period on the site as Baby Stuff segued into a long weekend with family and now towards a shorter work week. Regular coverage is set to continue.
SO, WHERE WERE WE? There was some great channel flippin' between the ho... Full Story
The last time Los Angeles hosted the NHL’s All-Star Game, the game featured a North America versus the World format. Since then, the blueprint has changed three times, from a Western Conference-Eastern Conference model, to a player draft that last year featured opposing team captains sipping from pl... Full Story
It was announced by National Hockey League Commissioner Gary Bettman and Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred on Tuesday that the NHL and Major League Baseball Advanced Media (MLBAM), the interactive media company of Major League Baseball, have entered into a six-year digital rights partne... Full Story
With the Canadian dollar falling to 80 cents of the American dollar this week, next year's NHL salary cap is in danger of not rising all the way to the initial projection of $73 million that Gary Bettman provided at last month's Board of Governors meeting.
This has an impact on the Kings, who, ac... Full Story
For the perception – and perhaps fair criticism – that there is an inherent “east coast bias” in the gravitation of National Hockey League news, the Los Angeles Kings have hosted and been involved in many large scale NHL events.
Los Angeles hosted the 2002 All-Star Game, the 2010 NHL Draft, and a... Full Story
Bettman's bullet points:
-In the past eight NHL drafts, 23 California-born players have been selected.
-California-based registration with USA Hockey is at an all-time high.
-Between the regular season and playoffs, the Kings and Sharks have... Full Story
Good afternoon everyone. It’s good to see you all here. This is a pretty exciting time for hockey in Southern California, obviously. If you’re looking at one of the byproducts of the realignment and the change in playoff format and we’re seeing it in this series – the first time ... Full Story