Check Out These Gorgeous Photos From The Kings-Sharks Outdoor Game

The Los Angeles Kings and San Jose Sharks took their game outside at Levi's Stadium last night, and the setup made for some beautiful photos. » 2/22/15 10:05am 2/22/15 10:05am

The Weirdness Of The NHL's First Modern Outdoor Game

On September 27, 1991, the Rangers and Kings played a preseason game on a rink built in a Las Vegas parking lot. Despite the novelty of the outdoor game being dulled somewhat by the various Winter Classics and Heritage Classics and Stadium Series, and despite the '91 game occasionally feeling like a big ad for… » 1/02/15 3:48pm 1/02/15 3:48pm

Darryl Sutter Uses Every Trick In The (Rule)book To Gain An Edge

It was, depending on your philosophies on hockey and on life, either a low-down attempt to rattle a goalie's concentration with a ticky-tack stoppage, or a completely valid demand that everyone play within the rules. But there's no question that Darryl Sutter pointing out the technically illegal orange tape on Ben… » 12/31/14 10:00am 12/31/14 10:00am

NHL Fines Kings $100,000 For Trying To Sneak Slava Voynov Into Practice

Kings defenseman Slava Voynov has been suspended by the NHL from taking part in team activities since his domestic-violence arrest on Oct. 19. (He was charged with a felony count of "corporal injury to spouse with great bodily injury" one month later.) Today, Voynov practiced with the Kings. That wasn't part of the… » 12/02/14 3:57pm 12/02/14 3:57pm

Daniel Carcillo Channels His Inner Pageant Queen After A Fight

Blackhawks forward and noted shit-stirrer Daniel Carcillo didn't appreciate Brayden McNabb's forearm in his face in last night's game, so he fought McNabb, and "won." Carcillo, a former King, then waved like a pageant queen to the Los Angeles crowd as he exited the ice. How polite! » 11/30/14 11:00am 11/30/14 11:00am

Kings' Slava Voynov Charged With Felony In Domestic Violence Case

Kings defenseman Slava Voynov has been charged with one felony count of "corporal injury to spouse with great bodily injury," stemming from an argument with his wife in Oct. 19. » 11/20/14 4:50pm 11/20/14 4:50pm

Kings defenseman Slava Voynov was arrested on suspicion of domestic violence after an incident last night, and has been suspended indefinitely by the NHL pending a league investigation. He has a court date on Wednesday. » 10/20/14 12:09pm 10/20/14 12:09pm

Jonathan Quick Slips A Fan An Autograph From The Bench

This is from a Kings' preseason game in Las Vegas on Oct. 4, with the video only posted online this weekend. It shows L.A. goalie Jonathan Quick surreptitiously passing an autograph to a fan through the glass during pregame introductions, which is a pretty cool thing for a guy seconds from taking the ice to do. » 10/13/14 12:29pm 10/13/14 12:29pm

49ers' New Stadium Will Host Kings-Sharks Game

Brand-new Levi's Stadium will play host to the latest edition of the NHL's Stadium Series, with the Los Angeles Kings and San Jose Sharks meeting in Santa Clara on Feb. 21. » 8/06/14 2:55pm 8/06/14 2:55pm

Anze Kopitar And His Dog Enjoy Stanley Cup Breakfasts

Los Angeles Kings center Anze Kopitar celebrated his day with the Stanley Cup yesterday in his home country of Slovenia. Kopitar started his morning right by eating breakfast out of the cup with his dog, Gustl. For hygienic reasons, Gustl ate from his own mini trophy. Still adorable. » 7/13/14 1:30pm 7/13/14 1:30pm

Yasiel Puig And The Stanley Cup Are Best Friends

The Stanley Cup-winning Los Angeles Kings stopped by Dodgers Stadium today, and so did the cup itself. Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig took the opportunity to take a photo with the trophy. Look at those two pals! » 6/17/14 9:35pm 6/17/14 9:35pm

Celebrating Kings Fans Took Down A Drone

On Friday, after winning the Stanley Cup, Kings fans celebrated outside the Staples Center under the watchful eye of a quadcopter-mounted camera. In the most L.A. move ever, they brought it out of the sky with a commemorative T-shirt, whacked it with a skateboard on its way down, and chanted "We Got the Drone!" » 6/17/14 2:11pm 6/17/14 2:11pm

L.A. Mayor At Kings Stanley Cup Rally: "This Is A Big Fuckin' Day"

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti either committed political suicide, or just became Mayor For Life. Addressing a rally for the Stanley Cup winners inside the Staples Center, Garcetti noted two rules of politics and then immediately broke both, to raucous applause. » 6/16/14 11:30pm 6/16/14 11:30pm

The Kings Celebrate Stanley Cup Win Next To Devastated Henrik Lundqvist

The immediate aftermath of Alec Martinez's game-winning, double-overtime goal for the Stanley Cup on Friday night was a flash. Net, referee signals goal, and a Los Angeles mob around Martinez. It was great fun for the Kings, and absolute misery for the Rangers. Just look at all of these pictures of sad Henrik… » 6/14/14 10:28am 6/14/14 10:28am

Alec Martinez Was Mic'd Up For His Double-OT Stanley Cup Winner

Los Angeles Kings defenseman Alec Martinez deposited a meaty rebound in the back of the net at 14:43 in double-overtime, giving the Kings a 3-2 win and the Stanley Cup. The NHL had Martinez mic'd up for the moment and even though it's exactly what you'd expect it to be—a whole bunch of whooping and yelling "yeah" a… » 6/14/14 9:37am 6/14/14 9:37am

Woman Walking On Staples Center Ice Eats It On Live TV

It happens every year: in the wake of a Stanley Cup victory, some friend or family member strolls across the ice like it's concrete, and eats it. Here's a woman walking behind KNBC's Mario Solis during a live shot, who does exactly that. » 6/14/14 8:53am 6/14/14 8:53am

Kings Take Stanley Cup With Comeback Double-Overtime Game 5 Win

The Kings hoisted the Stanley Cup tonight for the second time in three years after Alec Martinez's goal at 14:43 of the second overtime gave Los Angeles a series win in five games. » 6/14/14 12:43am 6/14/14 12:43am

Lego Kings And Rangers, Getting Wrecked In A Blender

This video, from the "Will it Blend?" folks, purports to predict a winner of Kings-Rangers by seeing whose Lego knockoff Lego players survive. On a more primal level, enjoy it as super-high-speed camera footage of little Lego men (and a little Lego zamboni!) getting destroyed in a blender. [via Puck Daddy] » 6/13/14 5:49pm 6/13/14 5:49pm