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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Loui Eriksson scored twice and then netted the deciding goal in a shootout to help the Dallas Stars rally for a 5-4 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday night.
Eriksson tied the game 4-all on a power-play goal at 14:35 of the third period. He tried to center the puck in front of the net, and the Kings' Willie Mitchell inadvertently knocked it in when he tried to clear it.
Eriksson, the Stars' second shooter in the tiebreaker, pushed the puck over the goal line as goalie Jonathan Quick fell over. Trevor Lewis then failed to connect for the Kings.
Kari Lehtonen made 37 saves to earn his 150th NHL victory. Quick, named to his first All-Star team earlier Thursday, stopped 34 shots for the Kings.
Jack Johnson and Dustin Brown scored consecutive power-play goals to give the Kings a 4-3 lead in the third period.
Johnson assisted on two second-period goals for his second straight multi-point game and third of the season. Anze Kopitar had a goal and...
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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Dallas Stars and Los Angeles Kings took another game down to the wire, reflective of the jockeying going on between the Western Conference rivals in the standings.
Loui Eriksson scored twice and then netted the deciding goal in a shootout to help the Stars rally for a 5-4 victory Thursday night that left them one point behind the Kings, who are tied with...
LOS ANGELES, Calif. Jonathan Quick was selected eighth amongst the 23 goaltenders chosen overall at the 2005 NHL Entry Draft, behind names such as Carey Price, Tuukka Rask and Ondrej Pavelec and in front of 15 players who have thus far combined for 18 NHL games.
None of those players and perhaps only two or three players of any draft year, really have meant as much to their...
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. The Darryl Sutter Reunion Tour heads towards its third and final tourdate, a sold out Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary where the former coach and GM will appear publicly for the first time on Saturday since resigning as the Flames' General Manager on Dec. 28, 2010.
Reviews from previous tour stops in San Jose and Chicago were mostly positive, highlighted...
LOS ANGELES Despite the eight goals scored in regulation and the 79 combined shots through overtime, the Los Angeles Kings' 5-4 overtime loss to the Dallas Stars Thursday at STAPLES Center resembled more of a war of will. The division rivals and you can certainly underline "rivals" after the way several of their games have been contested this season and character...
Loui Eriksson scored twice and then netted the deciding goal in a shootout to help the Dallas Stars rally for a 5-4 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday night.
Los Angeles Kings center Anze Kopitar suffered an upper body injury during the third period of Thursday's 5-4 shootout loss to the Pacific Division rival Dallas Stars.
Kopitar was checked head-first into the boards by Dallas captain Brenden Morrow. He remained on the ice for several minutes before exiting the contest.
Los Angeles coach Darryl Sutter did his best to downplay...
Frisco, TX – The Dallas Stars announced today that the club has assigned defenseman Jordie Benn to the Texas Stars, Dallas’ primary affili...
LA Kings (21-15-7, 15th in NHL)vsDallas Stars(23-17-1, 16th in NHL)
Season Series Tied 2-2
7:30pm, Staples CenterLos Angeles, CA
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from David Staples of the Edmonton Journal, Mark Spector of Sportsnet and the Team 1260 had Los Angeles Kings GM Dean Lombardi on his radio show this afternoon.
The top of Lombardi’s complaint about the Oilers trading him an injured Colin Fraser for Ryan Smyth this past July came up.
“I apologize to Edmonton, and the NHL. I was wrong, the way I handled that,” Lombardi told...
Look... if I had a wife was as hot as Dustin Penner's wife... I'd eat whatever she'd put in front of me, not matter how much pain it caused.
Dustin Penner and Jessica Welch were married during the All-Star Break in 2011. (Good thing Penner knew he'd have a couple days down and wouldn't be selected to the All-Star Team, right? RIGHT?!?...
Since making his National Hockey League debut in October 2003, Trevor Daley has built a solid reputation as a high-quality puck moving defenseman for the Dallas Stars. The 28-year-old blueliner who is currently in his eighth season has always ma...
Dallas Stars (23-17-1, 47 pts) @ LA Kings (21-15-7, 47 pts)
9:30 PM CT, January 12, 2012
STAPLES Center, Los Angeles, California
The second half of the season starts with a big game big game big game. That's pretty much all you can say about this one. As of today, the Stars sit two points behind the Kings, who just happen to hold the eighth seed in the playoffs. After what...