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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Mike Richards scored the tiebreaking goal, Jonathan Quick made 19 saves and the Los Angeles Kings crept closer to the Anaheim Ducks atop the Pacific Division standings Saturday night with a 2-1 victory in the final Freeway Faceoff of the regular season.
Drew Doughty had a goal and an assist as the defending Stanley Cup champions solidified their hold on a top-four seed in the Western Conference by holding off the powerful Ducks, who have lost two straight.
Los Angeles (24-14-4) trails division-leading Anaheim (27-10-5) by seven points with six games to play.
Ryan Getzlaf scored a short-handed goal and Viktor Fasth stopped 16 shots for the Ducks, who have lost in their past five trips to Staples Center.
The clubs split their four-game Freeway Faceoff series, with the home team winning each time. Fans already are wondering whether the Kings and Ducks will meet in the postseason for the first time in their 20 years together in the NHL.
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Shortly after an LA Kings victory, Mike Richards prepared to toss his stick into the crowd after he was announced as one of the three stars of the game. As you might imagine, fans tried to position themselves to catch a bit of hockey memorabilia.
There was just one problem. Someone lost track of their child who was precariously standing on the boards, leaning against the glass...
The L.A. Kings beat the Colorado Avalanche last night at Staples Center with the help of Mike Richards, who recorded a goal and an assist in the 3-2 victory. As the game’s No. 1 star, Richards went to toss his game-used stick over the glass to a young fan being propped up against the boards by his mother. The excitement proved to be all too much for the mother, who threw both hands...
Defenseman Matt Greene could give the Los Angeles Kings a huge lift by coming back from back injury.Greene is an outstanding penalty killer. He sets a tone with his physical play and he helps maintain order in the defensive zone.But Greene hasn’t been cleared for contact, so he has been relegated to skating off to the side while continuing his recovery. Time is running out for...
Mike Richards scored the tiebreaking goal, Jonathan Quick made 19 saves and the Los Angeles Kings crept closer to the Anaheim Ducks atop the Pacific Division standings Saturday night with a 2-1 victory in the final Freeway Faceoff of the regular season.
Drew Doughty had a goal and an assist as the defending Stanley Cup champions solidified their hold on a top-four seed in the Western...
Manchester, NH, April 12, 2013 – Tanner Pearson had the game-winning goal and an assist, and Brandon Kozun added a goal and an assist, to lead the Manchester Monarchs to a 3-1 victory over the Connecticut Whale Friday night at the Verizon Wireless Arena.
Cam Talbot made 42 saves for the Whale, who were outshot 45-20 in the game, and Chris Kreider had the only Connecticut goal...
Here is an example of what not to do when taking your child to a sporting event.The Los Angeles Kings defeated the Colorado Avalanche in a shootout Thursday night. Afterward, Kings star Mike Richard skated back onto the ice so he could throw his hockey stick into the crowd. It was meant to be a nice gesture in order for one lucky fan to score a souvenir.However, the lady who snags...
We are winding down the regular season, and Brigitte from One Girl, One Puck is back with an all-Anaheim Ducks edition of her demented look at the LA Kings opponent for tonight's game... something we like to call "Know Your Opponent." Don't worry, LA Kings fans... Brigitte loves it when you boo her. So go for it!
Click Here to Read the Know Your Opponent...
Guan Tianlang may be the youngest golfer ever to compete in The Masters, but that doesn’t mean the officials at Augusta are going to take it easy on the youngster.
The 14-year-old was given a one-stroke penalty for slow play at the 17th hole — a penalty that hasn’t been handed out on a PGA Tour since 1995 — and is now dangerously close to the cut line.
The Kings wrapped up a mini two-game homestand tonight with a game against the Anaheim Ducks, and coming off a 3-2 shootout win against the Colorado Avalanche on Thursday, Darryl Sutter made no changes to the lineup. The Kings may have won their last game, but they barely did, as they played a poor game [...]