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

Jarret Stoll #28 of the Los Angeles Kings turns from Joakim Andersson #18 of the Detroit Red Wings during the third period at Staples Center on February 24, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. The Kings won 1-0. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Kings Beat Red Wings, 1-0, For 8th Straight Win

Jonathan Quick posted his fourth shutout of the season, Justin Williams scored a power-play goal early, and the surging Los Angeles Kings beat the Detroit Red Wings 1-0 Tuesday night for their eighth straight victory.

02/24/2015

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LA Kings Spoil Sharks’ Outdoor Party With 2-1 Win

Marian Gaborik scored the tiebreaking goal early in the third period and the Los Angeles Kings spoiled San Jose’s outdoor party with a 2-1 victory over the Sharks on Saturday night.

02/21/2015

Jeff Carter #77 of the Los Angeles Kings celebrates his goal against goalie Semyon Varlamov #1 of the Colorado Avalanche to tie the score 1-1 in the second perod at Pepsi Center on February 18, 2015 in Denver, Colorado. (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Kings Extend Winning Streak To 6 Games With 4-1 Win Over Avs

Jeff Carter scored twice and Jonathan Quick stopped 42 shots, helping the Los Angeles Kings extend their winning streak to six games with a 4-1 victory over the Colorado Avalanche on Wednesday night.

02/18/2015

Drew Doughty #8 of the Los Angeles Kings holds up Steven Stamkos #91 of the Tampa Bay Lightning during the third period at the Staples Center on February 16, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. The Kings defeated the Lightning 3-2. (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

LA Kings Beat Lightning 3-2 For 5th Straight Victory

With five straight victories, the Los Angeles Kings are digging their way out of a slump that has threatened their playoff chances.

02/16/2015

Washington Capitals v Los Angeles Kings

Kings Beat Capitals 3-1 For 4th Straight Victory

Trevor Lewis and Jarret Stoll scored third-period goals and Dwight King also found the net for the Los Angeles Kings in a 3-1 victory over the Washington Capitals on Saturday night.

02/14/2015

Calgary Flames v Los Angeles Kings

Toffoli’s Hat Trick Against Flames Helps Kings Win 3rd Straight

Tyler Toffoli scored in all three periods for his first NHL hat trick, Dwight King and Jordan Nolan broke open a tie game with third-period goals, and the Los Angeles Kings beat the Calgary Flames 5-3 on Thursday night.

02/12/2015

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Williams Scores 2 Goals, Kings Beat Lightning, 4-2

Justin Williams had two goals and the Los Angeles Kings got a rare road win, beating the Lightning 4-2 on Saturday and snapping Tampa Bay’s franchise-record 10-game home winning streak.

02/07/2015

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Brouwer’s 2 Goals Lift Capitals Past Kings, 4-0

Troy Brouwer scored two goals, Braden Holtby stopped 27 shots and the Washington Capitals beat the Los Angeles Kings 4-0 Tuesday night for their second win in eight games.

02/03/2015

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Kings, Ducks Moving Top Farm Teams To California

Starting this fall, if the Los Angeles Kings or Anaheim Ducks need a late addition to their roster, they won’t have to book an airline ticket and wait for that player to travel nearly 3,000 miles across three time zones.

01/29/2015

The Kings' Jake Muzzin is pursued by Nashville Olli Jokinen earlier this month. Muzzin scored the game-winning goal in Los Angeles' 4-3 win over Chicago at Staples Center on Wednesday night. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Muzzin’s Tiebreaker Leads Kings Past Blackhawks, 4-3

Jake Muzzin scored the tiebreaking goal with 3:37 to play, Jeff Carter had two goals and an assist, and the Los Angeles Kings roared back in the final minutes to snap their four-game losing streak with a 4-3 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday night.

01/28/2015

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AP Source: Los Angeles Kings Release Mike Richards

The Los Angeles Kings released Mike Richards on Monday, finally shaking up their relationship with the veteran center who has lost his scoring touch.

01/26/2015

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Tavares Scores 4, Team Toews Outscores Team Foligno, 17-12

John Tavares of the New York Islanders matched a record with four goals, and Team Toews beat Team Foligno 17-12 on Sunday night in the highest-scoring NHL All-Star game.

01/25/2015

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Sharks Beat Kings, 4-2, In Final Game Before All-Star Break

Patrick Marleau and Joe Pavelski scored power-play goals to send the San Jose Sharks into the NHL All-Star break on a winning note with a 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Wednesday night.

01/21/2015

Jeff Carter #77 of the Los Angeles Kings looks for a rebound with Dennis Wideman #6 of the Calgary Flames in front of Joni Ortio #37 during the second period at Staples Center on January 19, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Wideman Scores In OT, Flames Rally Past Kings, 2-1

Dennis Wideman scored 4:08 into overtime, and the Calgary Flames rallied past the Los Angeles Kings for their fourth straight victory, 2-1 Monday night.

01/19/2015