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Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Bernier is 6-1-0 against the Nashville Predators all-time. His save percentage in those seven games? An incredible .930. His goals-against average? An amazing 2.00. But, for the second time this season, the Kings opted for Jonathan Quick instead.
It would come back to bite them, yet again.
The 16th consecutive sellout at Bridgestone Arena saw the Predators extend their win streak to four games thanks to a 3-0 shutout victory over the defending Stanley Cup Champions.
Quick is now 1-5-2 against the Predators in his career.
Back-to-back Vezina Trophy finalist Pekka Rinne was outstanding, stopping 32 shots en route to his fourth win of the year. He’s now 4-2-3 and has allowed a goal or less in each of his last four contests.
“It was not pretty tonight,” captain Shea Weber said. “But we found a way to score some goals and just battle through it. Pekka made some great save throughout the game.”
Gabriel Bourque got things started when David Legwand fed...
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. Kings defenseman Rob Scuderi's eye still looked awful, and the contrite player who inflicted the damage, Brandon Dubinsky of Columbus, found his wallet 10,000 lighter.
That was the backdrop to several other developments. Kings Coach Darryl Sutter called out his young defense following Wednesday's practice here. And, unrelated, Kings General Manager Dean...
Well, here's a winner... and from the 2012 Stanley Cup winners, in fact. It's the 2013 calendar shoot for the Los Angeles Kings' lovely Ice Girls.
Behold these absolutely fantastic thighs in all their glory:
We'll be posting individual video profiles of these ladies during the season, so make sure to check back soon.
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The New Jersey Devils acquired center Andrei Loktionov from the Los Angeles Kings in exchange for a draft pick on Wednesday.
In a rare deal between two teams that competed against each other in the Stanley Cup finals last year, New Jersey shipped a fifth-round selection in the 2013 draft for Loktionov, who will be assigned to the team's American Hockey League affiliate in Albany...
Last night on my blog I wrote "Trade Coming?" and 7 hours later, the Kings got a defenseman.
Because Willie Mitchell suddenly has a case of "I don't feel like playing." He was cleared to play weeks ago, but hasn't, and apparently settled a "setback" in his rehabilitation process.
The Keaton Ellerby trade is nice. It means the Kings...
The New Jersey Devils have announced that they have acquired center Andrei Loktionov from the Los Angeles Kings in exchange for their 5th round pick in 2013.
Loktionov, 22, had 22 points in 37 games with the Kings AHL affiliate, Manchester, this season.
The Devils have announced Loktionov will be assigned to Albany for the time being.
Loktionov is loaded with skill and has...
Here are your “Leftgovers” from the Nashville Predators game on Thursday night against the Los Angeles Kings…
* Defenseman Jon Blum played on Bridgestone Arena ice for the first since December 28, 2011.
* Last night was center Paul Gaustad‘s 500th NHL game.
* Colin Wilson has five points (two goals, three assists) in his last two games.
* Goaltender Pekka...
The defending Stanley Cup Champion Los Angeles Kings are in town tonight for a rematch with the Nashville Predators at what will be a sold out Bridgestone Arena crowd. The Kings are off to a strange start to this 48 game sprint, dropping their first three, winning their next two, dropping one in a shootout to Nashville last Thursday night, losing to Anaheim, then getting back in...
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The Predators finally return to the Bridgestone areana after a 7 game road trip that started January 22nd. Tuesday's 6-1 win over St-Louis ended the trip on a phenomenal fashion and is hopefully a sign of things to come. Nashville and LA faced off on the 31st and ended in an 8 round shootout that kicked off the Pred's winning...