Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


Los Angeles Kings take series lead on Chicago

Tanner Pearson gained control of the puck behind the Chicago Blackhawks’ net midway through the second period of Game 3 of the Western Conference finals Saturday at Staples Center. The Kings trailed by a goal and it didn’t look as if that might change soon. Then, with the patience of a player far more experienced, Pearson waited for the traffic to clear from in front of the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Kings' youngsters proving they belong with the big boys

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- Late in March, with the Kings still jockeying for playoff position, a reporter from the Minneapolis Star looked at the Los Angeles roster. "Tyler Toffoli? I've never heard of this guy," he said. "Tanner Pearson?" Further confused by the pronunciation of Pearson's name (he pronounced it pare-son), he continued to ponder the Kings&...
Via Fox Sports West
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Jason Lewis: Pearson Call Up Coming? And The Effects of Solid Bottom Line Centers

With two out of three already up with the squad and doing well early on, only Tanner Pearson, the team's 2012 first-round selection, remains in the AHL with Manchester. There may be an opportunity for him though on the upcoming New York state swing that the Kings will embark on starting Tuesday and ending on Sunday. The trip will take the Kings just about 250 miles and an...
Via HockeyBuzz
November 11, 2013  |  Discuss

LA Kings loan Toffoli, Vey, Pearson to Manchester

The Los Angeles Kings have loaned right wing Tyler Toffoli to their AHL affiliate in Manchester. The Kings also loaned center Linden Vey and left wing Tanner Pearson to Manchester on Sunday. The 21-year-old Toffoli played in 10 regular-season games last season, scoring five points in his first career NHL action. He also appeared in 12 playoff contests, scoring six points while...
Via AP on Fox
September 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Jason Lewis: Prospect Report: Who Needs to Have a Statement Year?

Another year is set to begin, and thus my favorite thing to follow also begins; the progression of rookies and prospects. Last season the Kings got some huge performances from AHL rookies like Tanner Pearson and Tyler Toffoli, but they also got really unexpected seasons from players like Alex Roach and Colin Miller. Hockey tends to be a sport where prospects progress rather...
Via HockeyBuzz
August 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Manchester Monarchs 3, Connecticut Whale 1

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...
Via Sox and Dawgs
April 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Pearson's unlikely NHL dream continues

When Mark Scheifele was selected seventh overall by Winnipeg in 2011, it marked the start of the second consecutive draft in which his Barrie Colts teammate, Tanner Pearson, would go unselected. A versatile and creative forward who kicked the tires of NCAA hockey and spent two years playing Junior B after having been selected in the 14th round of the 2008 OHL Priority Selection...
Via Fox Sports West
August 03, 2012  |  Discuss
Kings News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Breaking down the NL MVP race

10 young NFL stars having Hall of Fame careers already

MLB trade deadline tracker and analysis

Best, worst in-season trades for each team

Best and worst of Monday Night Raw

10 players who will make their first Pro Bowl in 2014

Gallery: The best of July

Most pathetic NFL teams of modern era

NFL players already out for the season

Worst players to get HoF votes since 2004

Gallery: The best of Anastasia Ashley

College football's celebrity fans

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.