Posted June 01, 2013 on AP on Fox
Jarret Stoll has returned to the Los Angeles Kings lineup on Saturday for the opener of the Western Conference finals against the Chicago Blackhawks. The center, one of the Kings' best players on faceoffs, has been sidelined with a suspected concussion since he was struck with an illegal hit to the head by San Jose's Raffi Torres in Game 1 of Los Angeles' second-round series against the Sharks. Torres was suspended by the NHL for the remainder of the series. Stoll has been skating with the team for several days. He had seven goals and 11 assists in 48 games in the regular season.

Robyn Regehr scores own goal during Blackhawks-Kings Game 2

Fresh off a new two-year contract extension that was signed on Thursday, Los Angeles Kings defenseman Robyn Regehr decided to help out his team by scoring on his own goalie.  Robyn is affectionately known as “Ray” in LA and this was clearly a bonehead play. It may not be as bad as the own goal that occurred during the Germany-USA International Friendly, but this was still pretty...

Screengrab Snafu: The LA Kings still can't get no respect

  This is real and it's spectacular… — LA Kings (@LAKings) June 2, 2013 Even though the Los Angeles Kings are the defending Stanley Cup champs, they still can't get no respect from any editor, publisher, online outlet, TV anchor, or news organization.  This poll from Yahoo is just the latest example of someone botching the Kings...

LA Kings must find offense in Game 2

It is really remarkable that the Los Angeles Kings are still around in the Stanley Cup playoffs. to this point the team is expecting goaltender Jonathan Quick to steal then the Stanley Cup. The Kings currently sit 12 out of the 16 teams who made the playoffs in goals per game with 1.93. I have news for the defending Stanley Cup champions if they continue at this rate there will be...

Game 2 Western Conference Finals, Los Angeles Kings vs. Chicago Blackhawks

Playing just over 24 hours after the final horn sounded yesterday, the Blackhawks will try to keep home-ice advantage with another win. The Kings certainly don't want to go home down 0-2, so expect them to create more offensive opportunities while cutting down the chances they allowed Chicago yesterday. Puck drops a little after 8:00pm ET and can be viewed on NBCSN, TSN or RDS.

Dave Bolland levels Mike Richards with questionable hit late in 3rd period

Late in the third period the Los Angeles Kings were down 2-1 and were desperately trying to add the game-tying goal.  Kings forward Mike Richards had the puck down by the net and tried to tuck it short side when Chicago Blackhawks forward Dave Bolland crushed him.  Bolland left his feet on the play, raising the question as to why a penalty wasn’t called.  Bolland tried to use...

Erin Andrews’ LA Kings Emotional Roller Coaster In Images

Jimmy Traina, who runs SI’s Hot Clicks, found these gems of Erin Andrews first, and we had to pass it along. Check out Erin Andrews, who is dating the Kings’ Jarret Stoll, go through a very wide range of emotions during the Kings series win over the Sharks recently. Best part? Stoll hasn’t even been playing due to a concussion. That is dedication. Article found on...

Broadcast Blooper: KTLA doesn't know who Robyn Regehr is

Sure, he's just been signed to a two-year extension, and sure, you're a television station that's covering your local team as they get to the Western Conference Finals. But why let things like that get in the way of facts? Or, even more drastic, spelling names correctly? This isn't Brad Doty, but KTLA comes close. From our fellow Bloguin blog The Royal Half comes...

Blackhawks, Kings collide in West finals

The Chicago Blackhawks and Los Angeles Kings are in the Western Conference finals after a few bumps along the way. The Blackhawks and Kings are poised for what could be a tight and lengthy series, with Game 1 at the United Center on Saturday. The Kings already have more playoff losses than they did a year ago when they went on a 16-4 run through the playoffs to capture the Stanley...

Quick chased as Kings fall to 0-2 vs. Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) -- Bryan Bickell and Michal Handzus scored on consecutive shots in the second period, and the Chicago Blackhawks chased goalie Jonathan Quick on their way to a 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Sunday night in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals. Andrew Shaw and Brent Seabrook also scored as the rolling Blackhawks grabbed a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven...

LA Kings Twitter account: funniest official account around

Most official sports teams Twitter accounts are very dry and dull. And/or overly positive all the time. The LA Kings Twitter account is an exception. At times it can be quite funny, snarky and irreverent. They’re actually redefining sports and social media. As the home town Chicago Blackhawks prepare to meet the LA Kings in the NHL Western Conference Finals this weekend, it’s...


It's another brand-new 3rd Round Preview Edition of All The Kings Men Podcast!!! Jesse Cohen and I chat with Sam Fels from The Committed Indian about what he loves and hates about the Los Angeles Kings. Then, LA Kings Insider and The Simpsons lover, Jon Rosen, joins us for an in-depth discussion about the role of local media in sports as well as updates about the LA Kings...

Quick stops Toews; UMASS vs. UND

Jonathan Quick got a piece of Jonathan Toews' shot to keep the #LAKings within 1 in the 3rd: #CHIvsLAK #StanleyCup — NHL (@NHL) June 2, 2013
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