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Canucks Rally In 3rd To Top Kings, 4-1

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Vancouver Canucks found a way to beat the Los Angeles Kings for the first time this season. Their timing couldn’t have been better, with critical standings points up for grabs. Radim Vrbata set […]

03/21/2015

Anaheim's Ryan Kesler scored the game-winner in OT on Wednesday as the Ducks defeated the Kings 3-2. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Kesler’s OT Goal Sends Ducks Past Kings, 3-2

Ryan Kesler scored 45 seconds into overtime, and the Anaheim Ducks rallied from another third-period deficit for a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Wednesday night in the final Freeway Faceoff meeting of the regular season.

03/18/2015

Nick Shore #37 of the Los Angeles Kings fights for the puck with goalie Mike Smith #41, Oliver Ekman-Larsson #23, and Michael Stone #26 of the Arizona Coyotes at Staples Center on March 16, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Kings Regain Playoff Position With 1-0 Shutout Of Coyotes

Andy Andreoff scored his first NHL goal late in the second period and Jonathan Quick earned his sixth shutout of the season, leading the Los Angeles Kings to a vital 1-0 victory over the Arizona Coyotes on Monday night.

03/16/2015

Jeff Carter of the Kings skates with the puck ahead of Nashville's Shea Weber during the Predators' 2-1 win at Staples Center on Saturday night. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Own Goal Dooms Kings In 2-1 Loss To Predators

Viktor Stalberg got credit for the tiebreaking goal when Kings defenseman Jake Muzzin deflected the puck into his own net, and the Nashville Predators slowed their March skid with a 2-1 victory over Los Angeles on Saturday night.

03/14/2015

Jan Hejda #8 and Tyson Barrie #4 of the Colorado Avalanche crash into the goal as they defend an empty net against Jeff Carter #77 of the Los Angeles Kings at Pepsi Center on March 10, 2015 in Denver, Colorado. (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

McNabb, Quick Lift Kings To 5-2 Win Over Avalanche

Brayden McNabb had a goal and two assists, Jonathan Quick stopped 21 shots and the Los Angeles Kings beat Colorado 5-2 on Tuesday night to end the Avalanche’s three-game win streak.

03/10/2015

Pittsburgh Penguins v Los Angeles Kings

Hornqvist Scores OT Winner In Penguins’ 1-0 Win Over Kings

To beat the defending Stanley Cup champions in their building, the Pittsburgh Penguins knew they needed to buckle down defensively, weather a big shots disparity and play for a game-changing goal.

03/07/2015

Pittsburgh Penguins v Los Angeles Kings

Luc Robitaille Immortalized In Bronze At Staples Center

Luc Robitaille is the latest Los Angeles sports great to be immortalized in bronze in front of Staples Center.

03/07/2015

Montreal's Brandon Prust, right, reacts as the Kings celebrate a first-period goal during Los Angeles' 4-3 shootout victory at Staples Center on Thursday night. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Gaborik Scores Twice In Regulation, Adds Shootout Goal As Kings Defeat Habs, 4-3

Marian Gaborik’s second power-play goal tied it with 45 seconds left in regulation, and he scored again in the shootout as the Los Angeles Kings rallied for a 4-3 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Thursday night.

03/05/2015

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Kopitar, Lewis Lead Kings Past Oilers, 5-2, To Break Skid

Anze Kopitar and Trevor Lewis each had a goal and two assists as the Los Angeles Kings defeated the Edmonton Oilers 5-2 on Tuesday night.

03/03/2015

Dustin Brown #23 of the Los Angeles Kings looks on against the Colorado Avalanche at Pepsi Center on February 18, 2015 in Denver, Colorado. The Kings defeated the Avlanche 4-1. (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Ladd Lifts Jets To 5-2 Win Over Kings

Andrew Ladd scored twice and the Winnipeg Jets boosted their playoff hopes in 5-2 win over the Los Angeles Kings on Sunday.

03/01/2015

Los Angeles Kings v Anaheim Ducks - Game Seven

Perry Helps Ducks Rally Past Kings, 4-2

Corey Perry scored the tiebreaking goal with 8:39 to play, and the Anaheim Ducks furiously rallied from a two-goal deficit in the third period for a 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Kings in the Freeway Faceoff on Friday night.

02/27/2015

Anaheim Ducks v Los Angeles Kings

LA Kings Send Defenseman Derek Forbort Down To Minors

The Los Angeles Kings have reassigned defenseman Derek Forbort to their AHL affiliate in Manchester.

02/27/2015

Senators goaltender Andrew Hammond, right, makes a save on a shot by the Kings' Kyle Clifford on Thursday at Staples Center en route to his second-straight shutout. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Ottawa’s Hammond Blanks Kings, Snaps 8-Game Win Streak

Andrew Hammond made 35 saves to earn his second consecutive shutout in his fourth career start, and the Ottawa Senators snapped the Los Angeles Kings’ eight-game winning streak with a 1-0 victory Thursday night.

02/26/2015

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LA Kings Extend Forward Kyle Clifford For 5 Years

The Los Angeles Kings have signed forward Kyle Clifford to a five-year contract extension.

02/25/2015

Andrej Sekera #4 of the Carolina Hurricanes wraps around the net as Tuomo Ruutu #15 of the New Jersey Devils defends on February 21, 2015 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

LA Kings Acquire Defenseman Andrej Sekera From Hurricanes

The Los Angeles Kings have acquired defenseman Andrej Sekera from the Carolina Hurricanes in a trade for prospect Ronald McKeown and a first-round draft pick.

02/25/2015