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Kings Keeping Mike Richards, Re-Sign Matt Greene To Four-Year Contract

Los Angeles Kings general manager Dean Lombardi was a finalist for the NHL’s general manager of the year award, in large part because of his ability to keep the Kings’ core together for so long. Two key pieces of said core will remain with the team for the foreseeable future. The Kings are holding on to both forward Mike Richards and defenseman Matt Greene after the team elected...
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Kings Rumors: Matt Greene close to four-year deal

Their is a rumor going around that the Los Angeles Kings are nearing a four-year deal with defenseman Matt Greene.Matt Boulton-Wikimedia CommonsGreene's five year contract he signed in 2008 is set to expire on July 1st, 2014. If not signed he will become an unrestricted free agent. In 2008 his five year contract valued at 14.75 million dollars, averaging under 3 milling dollars...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: 4-year deal close between Matt Greene, Kings

Unlike most Stanley Cup winning teams, the Los Angeles Kings will avoid a significant offseason facelift with just three pieces from their roster without a deal. And it appears that number is down to two. Defenseman Matt Greene is reportedly close to re-signing with the Kings, per Lisa Dillman of The Los Angeles Times and TSN's Darren Dreger has since reported that the deal...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Greene bloodied after suffering cut in Game 1

Matt Greene suffered a bloody cut by his left eye during the Kings-Rangers game on Wednesday night.
Via Gamedayr
June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Matt Greene gets hit with puck, bleeds through skate

Los Angeles Kings defenseman Matt Greene was removed from Saturday night’s game against the Vancouver Canucks after suffering a pressure cut on his right foot that bled through his skate and onto the ice. While he appeared to be in close contact with Canucks’ goaltender Jonathan Quick and center Ryan Kesler leading up to the third period injury, Greene insists that it was the...
April 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Video- Matt Greene, “Just A Pressure Cut”

from Jon Rosen of LA Kings Insider, Blood was leaking out of the bottom of Matt Greene’s skate in the third period in Saturday night’s loss in Vancouver as a result of a shot that caught him at a pressure spot near his shin. “I just got hit with a puck and just got cut. That’s’ it,” said Greene, who noted that it wasn’t the first time he had bled from a similar...
Via Kukla's Korner
April 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Greene's return gives Kings a needed boost

The Los Angeles Kings still find themselves locked in a battle for the fourth seed in the Western Conference and the right to home ice advantage in the opening round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Entering Friday nights games, Los Angeles is tied with San Jose, and both teams hold a slim three-point lead over the St. Louis Blues who have a game in hand. That lead could shrink to...
Via Fox Sports West
April 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Greene to return to the Kings' lineup tonight

Barring any unusual developments, Kings defenseman Matt Greene is expected to return to the lineup tonight against Columbus. Greene, who had back surgery in January to repair a herniated disc, has been out of action since the season opener against Chicago on Jan. 19. Asked if he was good to go, Greene nodded and said yes after Thursdays morning skate in El Segundo. Its going to...
Via Fox Sports West
April 18, 2013  |  Discuss

LA Kings activate D Matt Greene after 42 games out

Defenseman Matt Greene has been activated by the Los Angeles Kings after getting injured in the defending Stanley Cup champions' season opener. The Kings moved Greene off injured reserve on Friday, adding another important veteran for their playoff push. Greene injured his back in the Kings' opener Jan. 19 against Chicago. He missed 42 games with the injury, but returned...
Via AP on Fox
April 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Time running out on Kings defenseman Matt Greene

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...
Via Fox - The Hockey Guy
April 14, 2013  |  Discuss
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