After two long seasons and one short summer, the Los Angeles Kings are ready to get back to work.
Approximately 18.5 million people attended area sports events last year, ranging from major league sports like baseball and basketball, to the L.A. Marathon.
Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll was hospitalized Wednesday after suffering a seizure. The Los Angeles Times reported that Stoll fell ill at his Hermosa Beach home.
Brent Seabrook’s goal 9:51 into overtime lifted the Chicago Blackhawks to a wild 6-5 victory over the Boston Bruins on Wednesday night and tied the Stanley Cup finals through four games.
The Chicago Blackhawks beat the L.A. Kings in double OT Saturday night, 4-3.
The Pittsburgh Penguins will look to even up the Eastern Conference Finals when they take the ice for Game 2 tonight against the Boston Bruins.
The Pittsburgh Penguins are halfway to the ultimate goal of hoisting the Stanley Cup, but before they get to that point, they have to go through the Boston Bruins.
The Los Angeles Kings’ road toward a second straight Stanley Cup title has been longer, steeper and a whole lot bumpier than last season’s journey.
The tickets for the series against the Chicago Blackhawks or the Detroit Red Wings will go on sale at 6 p.m. at Ticketmaster.com/lakings.
Jarome Iginla and James Neal each scored twice and the Pittsburgh Penguins routed the Ottawa Senators 7-3 on Wednesday night to take a 3-1 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinal series.
Kings first-round playoff tickets will go on sale to the public Friday online.
Jeff Carter had a goal and an assist, Jonathan Quick made 23 saves, and the Los Angeles Kings kept moving forward in the Western Conference playoff race with a 4-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday.
Bobby Ryan jump-started a three-goal second period with a power-play tally and Viktor Fasth made 26 saves for his third shutout of the season, leading the Ducks to a 4-0 triumph over the reeling Dallas Stars on Monday night.
Cory Schneider made 20 saves en route to his sixth NHL shutout, Mason Raymond scored in the first period, and the Vancouver Canucks beat the Los Angeles Kings 1-0 on Saturday for their third straight victory.
The Anaheim Ducks acquired center David Steckel from Toronto on Friday in exchange for right wing Ryan Lasch and a seventh-round pick in the 2014 draft.