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Jonathan Quick’s Injury Provides Promising Precedent for LA Kings

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The regular season did not get off to an auspicious start for the Los Angeles Kings, and Thursday’s news did not help matters. After the first period of Wednesday’s eventual loss in San Jose, there was a key Kings player who was suddenly conspicuous by his absence: netminder Jonathan Quick. ...

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LA Kings Well-Represented at World Cup of Hockey

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Right off the bat, let me just say that I was reticent about the return of the World Cup of Hockey. At first, it didn’t seem necessary to add another international tournament in addition to the Olympics and the annual World Hockey Championship. It also meant less time off for ...

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LA Kings Game Preview: West Quarter Final vs. San Jose (Game 1)

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Los Angeles Kings 2016 Playoffs: Western Quarter Final Game 1 vs. San Jose, April 14, 2016, 7:30pm PST For the fourth time in six years, the Los Angeles Kings and San Jose Sharks will meet in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The Kings host Game 1 on Thursday night and you ...

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LA Kings Regular-Season Preview: Game 81 vs. Anaheim

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Los Angeles Kings 2015-16 Regular Season: Game 81 vs. Anaheim, April 7, 2016, 7:30pm PST Thursday night marks the fifth and final installment of the Freeway Faceoff this season when the Los Angeles Kings play host to the Anaheim Ducks. But there is more at stake on this night. Both ...

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LA Kings Regular-Season Preview: Game 79 @ Vancouver

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Los Angeles Kings 2015-16 Regular Season: Game 79 @ Vancouver, April 4, 2016, 7pm PST It is hard to believe but the Los Angeles Kings are embarking on their final road trip of the regular season. The two-game trip starts on Monday night when the silver-and-black visit Vancouver to take ...

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Officiating Controversy Plays Role as Stars Edge LA Kings

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Game 78; 46-27-5 LOS ANGELES — Give the Dallas Stars credit. They came out firing and played a great game. With that said, the officiating was shoddy at best as the Stars came back to edge the Los Angeles Kings by a 3-2 score, winning the rubber match between the ...

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LA Kings Regular-Season Preview: Game 78 vs. Dallas

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Los Angeles Kings 2015-16 Regular Season: Game 78 vs. Dallas, April 2, 2016, 1pm PST After shutting out the Calgary Flames on Thursday, the Los Angeles Kings open April hosting the Central-leading Dallas Stars in what is the final meeting of the season between the two clubs. For the Stars, ...

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Carter Nets Two as LA Kings Blank Flames to Retake First in Pacific

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Game 77; 46-26-5 LOS ANGELES — It may have been a quiet first period but the Los Angeles Kings wasted no time getting things started in the second. They took over from there as the silver-and-black dominated the Calgary Flames, shutting them out by a 3-0 count. Just 46 seconds ...

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Third Period Gets Away from Kings as Sharks Clinch Playoff Berth

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Game 76; 45-26-5 SAN JOSE — It was a close game through 40 minutes but in the end, the San Jose Sharks pulled away as they defeated the Los Angeles Kings by a 5-2 count to clinch a playoff berth. The Kings, though, opened the scoring in this one. 9:12 ...

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Toffoli, Kings Hang on to Drain Oilers in Wild Affair

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Game 75; 45-25-5 LOS ANGELES — Things got off to a fast start and it continued that way for much of the first period. But in the end, despite a late scare, the Los Angeles Kings held on to defeat the Edmonton Oilers by a 6-4 count, effectively sweeping the ...

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