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The Los Angeles Kings resumed practice at the Toyota Sports Center on Monday morning. It was a full team practice that did not include fourth line winger Kyle Clifford, who is out with an undisclosed injury. Sutter declined to elaborate on the injury during media availability on Sunday... Full Story
-The Kings held an optional skate at the Toyota Sports Center several days in advance of their second round series against either the Anaheim Ducks or San Jose Sharks.
-Players didn't appear particularly concerned with whether they'd face San Jose or Anaheim in the second round, though the lack o... Full Story
HOME SWEET HOME
The Los Angeles Kings touched down at LAX shortly after 2:00 am Friday morning and reported to Toyota Sports Center for meetings and an optional practice shortly before noon.
Jonathan Bernier took shots from the same 12 skaters that took the ice during Wednesday’s practice in S... Full Story
Among the notes from today's practice in El Segundo:
-With Dustin Brown serving the second game of his two-game suspension Saturday night against San Jose, there were a variety of new line combinations. Judging from line rushes and the colors of the players practice jerseys, they were:
Clifford /... Full Story
The Los Angeles Kings activated defenseman Matt Greene from injured reserve earlier today.
Greene, 29, missed 42 games due to a back injury suffered in the season-opening loss to Chicago that required surgery. He resumed skating in late March and was was cleared for contact in time for Monday's p... Full Story
Some shenanigans opened practice at the St. Thomas Ice Arena earlier today as the Kings were split between forwards and defense and the two sides competed in a 14-on-7 scrimmage in which all players had to use an opposite-handed stick.
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General Manager Dean Lombardi provided updates on injured defensemen Matt Greene and Willie Mitchell at the St. Thomas Ice Arena in suburban Minneapolis earlier today.
Lombardi, on Matt Greene:
"I'd say he skated 15 minutes yesterday and I’d say the projection is a month."
Lombardi, on Willie... Full Story
The Kings practiced at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis on Wednesday afternoon.
As noted previously, Jonathan Bernier was not with the team due to personal reasons. Goaltending Coach Bill Ranford donned an old set of game-used Jonathan Quick equipment and filled in. Darryl Sutter's reaction to R... Full Story
-Jonathan Quick did not remain on the ice for extra work after the Kings practice on Friday, which would indicate that he will start in net against the Vancouver Canucks at Staples Center tomorrow afternoon.
-I'll have reactions to last night's game and forward-looking insight from Drew Doughty, ... Full Story
It was a considerably busy optional morning skate at the Toyota Sports Center as 12 skaters and both goaltenders took the ice in advance of tonight's game against the Phoenix Coyotes.
Jonathan Bernier left the ice first, which indicates that he has been tabbed as the starting goaltender to conclu... Full Story