LOS ANGELES KINGS NEWS

(VIDEO) Mike Richards spears Logan Couture

L.A. Kings forward Mike Richards spears San Jose Sharks forward Logan Couture in the mid-section. 14:44 LAK Mike Richards Spearing - double minor - 4 min against Logan Couture
Via Goon's World
16 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Ahead of Game 2, Kings say they 'learned our lesson dearly last game'

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Last Thursday night now seems like it was ages ago. The Kings have had three days off and were able to skate twice at home at the Toyota Sports Center. Now back at the SAP Center for Sunday night's second game against San Jose, the disastrous game 1 is fully behind them. "We learned our lesson dearly last game and we need to play our style of hockey,...
Via Fox Sports West
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Sharks expect stronger challenge from Kings in Game 2

The Sharks had a surprisingly easy time with the Los Angeles Kings in their playoff opener, but they definitely aren't expecting more of the same Sunday night in Game 2. "We've been through enough successes and failures to know you have to put each game behind you and be ready to go," Sharks coach Todd McLellan said Saturday. "They're a veteran group....
Via Pro Sports Daily
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Complete domination

  One word I have for tonight's game against the Kings: Wow. The Sharks completely and utterly dominated the Kings for the first two periods, and were leading 5-0 until early into the third. It was a successful result in all facets of the game, and only a late scare was a bit discouraging for the team. Trevor Lewis scored with 6:01 left in the game to make it 5-3, and there...
Via Puckrant.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Sharks beat Kings 6-3 in Game 1

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- Tomas Hertl and Raffi Torres both scored in their first game together as teammates and the San Jose Sharks jumped on top of Jonathan Quick and the rival Los Angeles Kings with a 6-3 victory in their playoff opener Thursday night. Joe Thornton, Patrick Marleau and Marc-Edouard Vlasic also scored for the Sharks, who managed just 10 goals against Quick in losing...
Via Fox Sports West
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Kings first round preview

Dustin Brown will be a huge part in the Kings’ playoff run. If he steps up his offensive play, the Kings are a serious contender. The Los Angeles Kings open up their first round series against the San Jose Sharks, tonight in San Jose. The Sharks are favored heading in, but the Kings were the team that knocked out San Jose in last year’s playoffs. Both teams have their strengths...
Via isportsweb.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Erin Andrews played volleyball, that’s all

Erin Andrews career has taken off since the incident. She left ESPN for Fox Sports and has now joined Dancing with the Stars as the host of the show. She’s also dating Jarret Stoll from the L.A. Kings. Life seems pretty good for EA right now. Related Posts Erin Andrews to leave ESPN and a gallery Erin Andrews at the beach bikini [UPDATE] Fox Sports 1′s Erin Andrews and Charissa...
Via College Football Section
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Welcome to the Stanley Cup Finals

Before going into the season, I said the San Jose Sharks could finally get their cup. Huge team, tons of offense and talent, a goaltender who is at least average...All season long, the Sharks dominated games and looked like a cup challenger. And then there were the Los Angeles Kings. The Kings got off to a slow start this season, but have really turned it around since the NHL Trade...
Via Puckrant.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Sharks/Kings Series Preview

The playoffs have finally arrived, and fans are eagerly waiting for their teams to get started. Unfortunately for Sharks fans, they will have to wait one more night, as game one between the Sharks and Kings will be played tomorrow at 7:30 at the SAP Center. In my opinion, this should be the most entertaining series of them all. Both teams are bitter rivals and play extremely exciting...
Via Puckrant.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

San Jose Sharks vs Los Angeles Kings: Stanley Cup 2014 first-round preview

It’s a shame one of California’s two best clubs will be eliminated from the Stanley Cup playoffs in the first-round, but unfortunately, that is the luck of the draw. The Sharks and Kings meet again in the postseason, one year…Read more →The post San Jose Sharks vs Los Angeles Kings: Stanley Cup 2014 first-round preview appeared first on The Hockey Daily.
Via The Hockey Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Gaborik adds scoring to LA Kings' playoff plans

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) Marian Gaborik's new teammates with the Los Angeles Kings initially wondered whether such a talented goal-scorer could fit into a defense-dominated team when he arrived in a trade last month.
Via FOXSports.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Why the Los Angeles Kings made the playoffs

Anze Kopitar puts a move on a defender. The Los Angeles Kings are set to begin their first round Stanley Cup Playoff series against the San Jose Sharks. At times this season, it appeared that the Kings may not even make the playoffs. Their offense has been a huge problem for most of the year, but their defense constantly shut teams down all year and put them in positions to win games...
Via isportsweb.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

NHL Playoffs Simulation - Los Angeles Kings vs San Jose Sharks

The San Jose Sharks finished the regular season with 111 points and a +49 goal differential. The Los Angeles Kings finished with 100 points, a +32 differential and allowed the least goals in the NHL this season. Our simulation has the Sharks winning in 5 games.Game 1Kings 1Sharks 2Sharks lead series 1-01st Period:LA - Anze Kopitar (1) (Dustin Brown) 4:17SJ - James Sheppard (1) (Tyler...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Anaheim Ducks goaltender John Gibson earns Three Stars honor, LA Kings' Quick gets William M. Jennings Trophy

With the NHL regular season completed, the Anaheim Ducks and the Los Angeles Kings are now focused on making a run for the Stanley Cup this postseason, but not before their respective goaltenders managed to first gather some individual honors along the way.Ducks' goaltender John Gibson, Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Anders Lindback, and Columbus Blue Jackets center Ryan Johansen...
Via The Daily Sports Herald
5 days ago  |  Discuss

This Los Angeles Kings Rocker-Dad Fan Loves Overtime Hockey Way More Than You

Some fans tend to just coast through the last few weeks of the regular season before getting re-energized for the playoffs, but not this Los Angeles Kings fan. As the Kings faced off against the Ducks at home for their regular season finale, absolutely nothing could bring down this guy’s spirit as the game headed to overtime. Screw his iPhone-attached female acquaintance, all he...
Via Next Impulse Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

San Jose Sharks vs. Los Angeles Kings: I hate the players but love the game

There are no rivalries quite like intrastate rivalries. Moreover, when you think intrastate rivalry, most people think of college sports. And why not? There is Duke vs. North Carolina, USC vs. UCLA, Auburn vs. Alabama. However, on the professional level, there are no rivalries quite like the ones between teams from Northern and Southern California. […] The post San Jose Sharks...
Via isportsweb.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

LA Kings Playoff Bound

Noah Graham/NHLI via Getty Images The Kings battled back from three goals down to force a shoot out, before losing 4-3 on the road in Calgary Wednesday. The loss for LA was their third straight and fourth in their last five games. The visitors started their fightback with 3.51 left in the middle frame. Jarret Stoll was able to tip the puck past the Flames goalie Karri Ramo after...
Via TopSportsReport
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Jonathan Quick’s sole winner of Jennings Trophy

New Jersey Devils defenseman Marek Zidlicky scored on Bruins goaltender Chad Johnson at 7:12 of the first period in this afternoon’s game, breaking the tie between Boston and the Los Angeles Kings for the fewest goals allowed. Given that Los Angeles has played in its last game, that means that goaltender Jonathan Quick is the sole winner of the Jennings Trophy in 2013-14. The...
Via Pro Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Kings Pay Tribute To Ducks Forward Teemu Selanne (Video)

The Los Angeles Kings paid tribute to a rival and one of the NHL’s greatest players Saturday night when the team honored Anaheim Ducks forward Teemu Selanne before the two teams matched up. Selanne, who plans to retire after this year’s playoffs, was not in the Ducks’ lineup for the final rivalry match of the regular season at the Staples Center because of a scheduling strategy...
Via NESN.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

This L.A. Kings fan was pumped up for overtime (Video)

On Saturday night, Prime Ticket television cameras caught a Los Angeles Kings fan in the crowd who seemed particularly excited as the game against the Anaheim Ducks headed into overtime. But seriously, how can you listen to the intro to Metallica's "Enter Sandman" and not get pumped up?Unfortunately, the fan likely went home disappointed as the Ducks beat the Kings...
Via Holdout Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Ducks shoot down Kings, win Western Conference title

The Ducks needed one point in the standings Saturday night at Staples Center to clinch the best record in the Western Conference and earn the not-so-small bonus of locking up home-ice advantage for at least the first three rounds of the Stanley Cup playoffs. The Kings needed to hold the Ducks to four goals or less in order to claim at least a share of the Jennings Trophy as the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Kings clinch tie for Jennings Trophy

LOS ANGELES -- The Kings once again solidified their status as one of the top defensive teams in the NHL Saturday night when Jonathan Quick allowed just three goals to clinch a tie for the Jennings Trophy. The William M. Jennings Trophy is awarded to the top goaltender, or pair of goaltenders, that have played in at least 25 games and allowed the fewest goals in the league. Jonathan...
Via Fox Sports West
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Ducks beat Kings in potential playoff preview

LOS ANGELES -- The Ducks and Kings engaged in a fierce overtime battle that essentially was meaningless. Yet the battle that waged during the five sudden-death minutes and the ensuing shootout gave the hockey world a glimpse of a potential second-round playoff matchup. While it was the Ducks that won this battle, 4-3 in a shootout, the preview of a possible Stanley Cup Playoff war...
Via Fox Sports West
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Kings take time out to praise…Selanne

You don't see this every decade...The Anaheim Ducks and Los Angeles Kings are tangling presently, but prior to the game, the Kings honored a prestigious healthy scratch who's happened to be a pain in the Kings' side for almost twenty years:
Via Kukla's Korner
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Kings take time out to praise…Selanne

You don't see this every decade...The Anaheim Ducks and Los Angeles Kings are tangling presently, but prior to the game, the Kings honored a prestigious healthy scratch who's happened to be a pain in the Kings' side for almost twenty years:
Via Kukla's Korner
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Signs your MLB fantasy season is already doomed

Redrafting the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft

The greatest moments from non-playoff NBA teams

Five-round NFL mock draft

Gallery: Instagrams of the week

10 jaw-dropping stats from the NBA season

The longest homers of the week

Ranking the best NFL free agents still available

Updated NBA Draft early entries list

Honest NBA playoffs slogans

Gallery: The best of Barbie Blank

Breakout candidates for the NHL playoffs

Draft needs for all 32 NFL teams

Seven kids on every youth sports team

Behind the scenes with Paulina Gretzky

BARKER BEAUTIES
WANT MORE?
FOLLOW YARDBARKER:
Youtube_32 Twitter_32 Facebook_32 Rss_32 Email_32
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

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

Company Info
Help
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.