Stanley Cup

Anze Kopitar

LA Kings consider moves after champs miss playoffs

Los Angeles Kings general manager Dean Lombardi assembled a team that won two Stanley Cup titles and 10 playoff series in three seasons with the belief that teamwork and trust mattered as much as talent. […]

04/12/2015

Alec Martinez, Jonathan Quick

Gaborik, Carter lead surging Kings’ 8-2 rout of Oilers

With three goals in the first 10 minutes, the Los Angeles Kings demonstrated how seriously they’re taking their late playoff push. With three more goals in the third period of their highest-scoring performance in a […]

04/03/2015

Tanner Pearson

LA Kings sign Tanner Pearson to 2-year contract extension

The Los Angeles Kings have signed forward Tanner Pearson to a two-year, $2.8 million contract extension. The defending Stanley Cup champions announced the deal Thursday. Pearson has scored 23 points in 67 games with the […]

04/02/2015

New York Islanders right wing Kyle Okposo (21), Los Angeles Kings center Anze Kopitar (11) and defenseman Drew Doughty (8), and Islanders center John Tavares (91)

Kings win 3rd straight on trip, top Islanders 3-2

The defending Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings have moved into a playoff spot in the Western Conference. Now they have eight games remaining to secure a return trip to the postseason. Their latest win […]

03/27/2015

Jonthan Quick

Quick, Kings top Rangers again in Cup rematch

Jonathan Quick and the Los Angeles Kings are still on the outside of the Western Conference playoff race. The way the veteran goalie sees it, that’s just a temporary situation. Quick shook off a goal […]

03/25/2015

Anze Kopitar

Kopitar has goal, 2 assists, Kings end skid, beat Devils

The Los Angeles Kings’ chances of defending their Stanley Cup title might depend on their current five-game road trip. The opener against the New Jersey Devils got them off to a good start. Anze Kopitar […]

03/24/2015

Andre Andreoff

Kings back in playoff position with 1-0 win over Coyotes

Andy Andreoff couldn’t have picked a more opportune time to get his first NHL goal, especially with the defending Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings fighting to get back into the postseason. Andreoff scored late […]

03/17/2015

Florida Panthers' Jimmy Hayes (12) and Los Angeles Kings' Justin Williams (14) slam into the boards as they fight for the puck during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Sunrise, Fla., Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)

Stanley Cup champion LA Kings slumping in their repeat bid

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The way their winter is going, the Los Angeles Kings might not even get a chance to defend their crown in the spring. The Stanley Cup champions are in a profound […]

02/06/2015

FILE - This June 16, 2014, file photo shows Los Angeles Kings captain and right winger Dustin Brown holds up the Stanley Cup trophy while riding in a parade downtown Los Angeles. After two Stanley Cup titles and an NHL-record 64 playoff games in three years, the Los Angeles Kings are still hungry for more. Almost the entire core from last season's resilient championship team is back and determined to keep the Cup with this burgeoning dynasty on the West Coast.  (AP Photo/Nick Ut,File)

A Western tilt stands out for healthy, happy NHL

Hockey is a booming business right now. After an attention-grabbing Olympic trip and an exciting postseason for the scandal-free NHL, revenue and television ratings have risen to record levels across a largely healthy, happy league. […]

10/03/2014

Members of the Los Angeles Kings NHL hockey team ride on the back on a semi truck in a parade through downtown Los Angeles, Monday, June 16, 2014. The parade and rally were held to celebrate the Kings' second Stanley Cup championship in three seasons. The Kings defeated the New York Rangers for the title. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Kings grateful to stay intact for another Cup run

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Shortly after the Los Angeles Kings showed off the Stanley Cup at a raucous downtown celebration last June, they had another parade through the quieter streets of the laid-back beach towns […]

10/02/2014