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Live Blog: Los Angeles vs Vegas

Vegas Golden Knights 3, Los Angeles Kings 2 Final-Overtime Radio Feed Box Score Event Summary Ice Tracker SOG: LAK – 38; VGK – 25 PP: LAK – 1/4; VGK – 0/2 Overtime Marchesseault goes underneath the crossbar on a break during the second shift of OT; VGK wins, 3-2.— Jon Rosen (@... Read More

Game 82: Los Angeles vs Vegas

Los Angeles Kings 5, Vegas Golden Knights 2 Final Score Preview Box Score Ice Tracker Fox Sports Live Stream SOG: LAK – 32; VGK – 31 PP: LAK – 1/3; VGK – 0/2 First Period LAK - Ilya Kovalchuk (15) (unassisted); 12:14 LAK - Jeff Carter (13) (Kyle Clifford); 15:00 Second Per... Read More

Waking up with the Kings: December 30

There are two sides in every match-up, and in a rivalry – a nascent rivalry, but one born out of both playoffs and proximity – that emotional spark is often stoked in games against the Golden Knights. That energy-driven thrust or focus isn’t always manifested in belligerence or demonstrative exchang... Read More

Game 39: Los Angeles vs Vegas

Vegas Golden Knights 4, Los Angeles Kings 1 Final Score Preview Box Score Ice Tracker Fox Sports Live Stream SOG: LAK – 31; VGK – 32 PP: LAK – 0/2; VGK – 0/1 First Period VGK - William Carrier (8) (Cody Eakin, Nick Holden); 4:55 LAK - Anze Kopitar (9) (Sean Walker, Alex Iafa... Read More

Game 37: Los Angeles at Vegas

Los Angeles Kings 4, Vegas Golden Knights 3 Final -- Overtime Preview Box Score Ice Tracker Fox Sports Live Stream SOG: LAK – 32; VGK – 25 PP: LAK – 1/2; VGK – 1/1 First Period VGK - Tomas Nosek (4) (Oscar Lindberg); 10:10 Second Period LAK - Michael Amadio (2) (Adrian Ke... Read More

Waking up with the Kings: December 9

After Oscar Lindberg’s scored some four and a half minutes into the game, some may have cracked their lazy blogging knuckles, probably brushing off Cheeto dust before foretelling the inevitable calamity to come while tacking on the note “LAK 1-16-1 when allowing the first goal” as a caboose. But tha... Read More
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.