NHL.com "The Los Angeles Kings have assigned forward Nick Shore and goaltender J.F. Berube to the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. Shore, a 6-1, 194-pound native of Denver, Colo., appeared in three games this season,..." January 23
CSN Bay Area "It was a preview of the Stadium Series game at Levi’s Stadium in one month, but Wednesday’s Sharks-Kings game at SAP Center was also a matchup of two teams desperately trying to win their final game before the All-Star break after weeks of inconsistency. The Sharks came out on top, outplaying..." January 22
NHL.com "The stars of the 2015 NHL All-Star Weekend in Columbus will conduct a fantasy draft Friday to create teams for a real game to be played Sunday. We here at NHL.com decided to get into the spirit by conducting our own All-Star fantasy draft. Dan Rosen played the role of Jonathan Toews; Corey..." January 22
Calgary Herald "Dennis Wideman thought it was in. Then he didn’t. Then, after the National Hockey League reviewed the strange-looking goal which appeared to strike the in-net camera with 52 seconds left in overtime, the entire Calgary Flames bench erupted, celebrating a 2-1 overtime victory over the Los..." January 20
#LAKings practice looking pretty optional this morning. Tyler Toffoli out there with teammates. Mono getting better.
CBC Sports "The Los Angeles Kings retired Rob Blake's No. 4 jersey on Saturday night, honouring the Hockey Hall of Fame defenceman who delivered huge hits and scored big goals on their blue line for parts of 14 seasons. The Kings recognized Blake during a ceremony before the defending Stanley Cup..." January 18
Pro Hockey Talk "In an attempt to gauge interest in Mike Richards the L.A. Kings reportedly had conversations with both the Winnipeg Jets and Toronto Maple Leafs. According to hockey insider Pierre LeBrun, talks stalled as a result of the money remaining on Richards’ deal. The 29-year-old still has five..." January 16
Newark Star-Ledger "Steve Bernier scored two power play goals and Mike Cammalleri picked up his team-leading 14th as the Devils stunned the defending Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings, 5-3 Wednesday night at Staples Center. The Devils are 3-1-1 in their last five games. That's seven out of a possible 10..." January 15
Pro Hockey Talk "Doesn’t look like That 70s Line will be skating together anytime soon. With Tanner Pearson sidelined (and facing surgery) for a broken fibula, the Kings will now reportedly also be without Tyler Toffoli for the next 3-4 weeks as he deals with mononucleosis, per LA Kings Insider. " January 15
Jewels From The Crown "Kopitar's goal 37 seconds in stands up to the end, as Martin Jones picks up a long-awaited shutout. I have never been so thrilled to see a defensive struggle. After allowing 49 goals in their prior 14 games (including 15 in the last three losses), it was a huge relief to see the Los Angeles..." January 13
Pro Hockey Talk "If you’re prone to being annoyed by cheesy word play, kiss your patience goodbye, because Los Angeles Kings forward Tyler Toffoli‘s missing Saturday’s game against the Winnipeg Jets because of mono. That’s the word from the OC Register’s Rich Hammond, who asks the question on many hockey..." January 11
Learned from reliable source in 2INT he suffered broken ankle; hockey ops just confirmed. Also heard broken lower leg may be more accurate.
Sportsnet.ca "The NHL is preparing to take a glimpse into the future by using player-tracking technology at the upcoming all-star game. Officials from the league and NHL Players’ Association will be in Columbus for testing early next week, according to two sources, with the goal of employing the Sportvision..." January 06
Los Angeles Times "eave it to Mr. Game 7 and a man who has created his own past playoff magic in this arena to lead the Kings out of their road abyss. It was right wing Justin Williams and center Jarret Stoll scoring goals 53 seconds apart, late in the third period to push the Kings to a come-from-behind 3-2..." January 02
Edmonton Journal "After five straight losses, Edmonton Oilers interim bench boss Todd Nelson got the game puck Tuesday night after his first NHL coaching win. David Perron, the fourth Oilers shooter, deked Los Angeles Kings goalie Jonathan Quick to give Edmonton a 3-2 shootout victory and end a nine-game losing..." December 31
CBSSports.com "Suspended Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov was in a California courtroom on Monday morning and pleaded not guilty to a felony domestic violence charge during his arraignment. Voynov was officially charged with one felony count of corporal injury to spouse in November following a..." December 30
Calgary Herald "The Calgary Flames managed to overcome. Bad goaltending. Several heavy hits. And, operating under the weight of a season-soiling slump, they rallied in remarkable fashion. Rookie Johnny Gaudreau, with a natural hat trick in barely 20 minutes of game time, two of the goals with the..." December 23
Saw Regehr outside Kings room - a couple of fingers taped on right hand, not sure if that is the issue - looked fine otherwise.
L.A. Daily News "Drew Doughty didn’t name names Thursday morning. He didn’t get into specifics. He didn’t mince his words, however. He cast his unwavering gaze at everyone on the Kings’ roster, refusing to spare his own play from his unvarnished critique of the team’s play. “We need more consistency from all of..." December 19
St. Louis Post-Dispatch "The Blues, whose motto seems to be “Don’t do in the first or second period what you can put off until the third,” pulled out one of their sweetest wins of the season on Tuesday night, scoring three goals in 2 minutes, 30 seconds of the final period to grab a 5-2 win over the Kings at Scottrade..." December 17
TMZ.com "NHL star Slava Voynov's wife pleaded with prosecutors to drop the felony domestic violence case against him because if people like Ray Rice didn't go to jail ... Slava shouldn't either. TMZ Sports obtained a letter sent by Slava's wife, Marta Varlamova, to the L.A. County District Attorney in..." December 16
Deadspin.com "Kings defenseman Slava Voynov, charged with a felony count of corporal injury to spouse with great bodily injury, received a preliminary hearing today, and for the first time, prosecutors revealed some of the details of Voynov's alleged assault on his wife on Oct. 19. They're not pretty. Los..." December 15
Los Angeles Times "There was something for (nearly) everyone Thursday night as the Kings and Senators stayed in touch with that seasonal theme. How about a nominee (Kings goalie Jonathan Quick) for the save of the year? If that wasn't enough, there was a nominee (Ottawa forward Bobby Ryan) for goal of the year as..." December 12
Buffalo News "When you’re dealing with the kind of talent gap the Buffalo Sabres face against a team like the Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings, there’s really only one strategy. Calm and cool. The dodge and parry. Wait for a mistake. Take advantage. It worked like a charm Tuesday night as Tyler..." December 10
USA Today "When NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman made a projection of a $73 million salary cap for next season, it was like sending a life preserver instead of a lifeboat to teams swimming in cap problems. The $4 million increase from this season will allow some teams to tread water with their budget. But..." December 09
Pro Hockey Talk "Mike Richards has had his name connected to trade rumors. He’s had his name connected to buyout speculation. And yet, through it all, he’s remained with the L.A. Kings and is a two-time Stanley Cup champion. Though, you look at his bottom-line individual numbers – goals, assists, points in..." December 06
Los Angeles Times "History meant nothing to the Kings on Thursday, except for the lasting feat their backup goalie is compiling. As his team ended a five-game losing streak to the Arizona Coyotes and humbled troublesome opposing goalie Mike Smith in a 4-0 victory, Kings goaltender Martin Jones produced his second..." December 05
CBSSports.com "George Parros, a nine-year NHL veteran that was known mostly for his fighting ability and possessing one of the best mustaches in the sport, announced his retirement from the league on Friday. Parros appeared in 474 NHL games with the Los Angeles Kings, Colorado Avalanche, Anaheim Ducks,..." December 05
L.A. Daily News "The Kings reverted to form Tuesday at Staples Center, which is to say they grabbed hold of the puck and wouldn’t give it up. They maintained control for extended stretches and fired shot after shot at the net of Boston Bruins goaltender Niklas Svedberg. If what defenseman Drew Doughty said..." December 03
LAK and Alec Martinez have agreed to terms on a six-year contract extension, believed to be AAV of $4M. Was to be UFA on July 1.
Gaborik (UBI) said he was injured late in Nashville game. Expressed that he should come back soon. Said he didn't know if he'd travel to AZ.
SI.com "The NHL has fined the Kings $100,000 for violating the terms of Slava Voynov's suspension, the league announced Tuesday. Voynov was on the ice for the team's Tuesday practice, the league said. "Such activity is in direct contravention of the terms of the suspension levied Oct. 20, which..." December 02
As expected, Slava Voynov entered a not-guilty plea. Preliminary hearing scheduled for Dec. 15 in Torrance.
Chicago Sun-Times "It was cold and drafty in the cavernous Staples Center on Saturday morning as nine Blackhawks and the assistant coaches took part in a casual and optional morning skate. The breeze circulating throughout the empty arena kept catching the newest banner hanging from the rafters, the one reading..." November 30
Jewels From The Crown "Dustin Brown gets the 200th goal of his career, and Toffoli and Williams deal a one-two knockout at the end of the first. Jones earns the shutout. Tired of losing close games on the road, the Los Angeles Kings decided not to bother with keeping it close tonight. Instead, they handed the..." November 27
Tennessean "It was tough — both physically and mentally. But the Predators outlasted the defending Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings 4-3 in a shootout Tuesday night at Bridgestone Arena on James Neal's goal and six straight saves from goaltender Pekka Rinne. The Predators, 2-9 in shootouts last..." November 26
On Insider Trading tonite just after 6:30 pm ET, why there's considerable interest from teams, especially in the East, in LA's Jordan Nolan.
Fort Worth Star-Telegram "Jamie Benn got the Dallas Stars started early, and Kari Lehtonen shut down the Los Angeles Kings late. Benn scored two first-period goals to help Dallas take a four-goal lead. Lehtonen saved 16 of 17 shots in the third period, allowing the Stars to hold on and beat the Kings 5-4 on Saturday..." November 23
Darryl, on Martinez: "He's still got a wound. Full sutures, so it'll be a while. He's not 'day-to-day.'"
NHL.com "The National Hockey League announced today that the existing terms of its suspension of Los Angeles Kings' Player Slava Voynov will be continued indefinitely." November 22
Los Angeles Times "Tanner Pearson's season has been a wild adventure. He went from winning the NHL's rookie of the month honor in October to being stapled to the Kings' bench by Coach Darryl Sutter in November when his scoring touch vanished. Sutter could have scratched him from the lineup against Carolina on..." November 21
JUST IN: @LAKings D Slava Voynov has been charged with one felony count of corporal injury to spouse.
L.A. Daily News "The Kings welcomed former teammate Willie Mitchell back to Staples Center on Tuesday night. They gave him his Stanley Cup championship ring and saluted his short but memorable tenure with the team in a video tribute that played on the giant overhanging scoreboard. They also gave him a reminder..." November 19
CBSSports.com "With NHL executives available to the media with the Hockey Hall of Fame induction ceremonies Monday night, commissioner Gary Bettman addressed the still looming situation involving Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov. The Russian rearguard remains suspended following an October arrest on..." November 18
LA Kings Insider "Alec Martinez, who injured a pinky finger when struck with a shot during last Thursday’s game against Dallas, is expected to miss one week of action, General Manager Dean Lombardi told LA Kings Insider. The term of his absence is close to a best-case scenario. Concerns were raised when the word..." November 17
L.A. Daily News "After all the hard hits and difficult plays, all it took was a little nudge of the puck for the Kings to edge the Ducks in the second Freeway Series game of the season on Saturday afternoon at Staples Center. Kings center Jarret Stoll merely bumped the puck over the goal line in..." November 16
CBSSports.com "The Los Angeles Kings expect to get defenseman Roby Regehr back from injury this weekend, but the depth won't be replenished like it should. The Kings revealed Friday that Stanley Cup Final hero Alec Martinez had surgery on one of his fingers and it is too early to set a timetable for his return..." November 16
Dallas Morning News "Lindy Ruff wasn’t about to stand pat. The Stars were coming off their first win in eight games Tuesday in Arizona, but the Stars coach shuffled just about everything to face the defending Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings Thursday. Ruff reassembled the Super Line of Jamie Benn-Jason..." November 14
Per DL, Alec Martinez had surgery on a finger this morning. At this point, too early to know about recovery/timetable.
L.A. Daily News "It was fast and frantic and full of unpredictable twists and turns. The Ducks and Kings rocketed around the Honda Center ice Wednesday in their first Freeway Series game of the season. No play could be taken for granted, and certainly no lead was safe. When it was done, the Ducks took a 6-5..." November 13