Changing Of The Guard: LA Kings Name Anze Kopitar As New Captain

LOS ANGELES — On June 17, the Los Angeles Kings made official what had been mostly a foregone conclusion for a few weeks...that right wing Dustin Brown was captain no more. Indeed, the Kings announced a changing of the guard, with center Anze Kopitar being named their new captain. Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi told... Continue Reading →

LA Kings GM Dean Lombardi: “You Can’t Re-Create, You Have To Re-Invent”

LOMBARDI: Update on Darryl Sutter contract negotiations included. LOS ANGELES — The local media requested time with Los Angeles Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi about two weeks ago, but after initially acknowledging the request, there was nothing but silence from the Kings communications staff until the evening of May 5, when we were told that... Continue Reading →

LA Kings Do Development Camp Differently

AUDIO: Story includes audio interviews with Nelson Emerson and Mike O’Connell from the Los Angeles Kings development staff. EL SEGUNDO, CA — Years ago, the Los Angeles Kings ran their annual summer Development Camp for their young prospects as many National Hockey League clubs still do: focusing on the on-ice part of the game, including... Continue Reading →

2015 LA Kings Draft Preview

LOS ANGELES — In the 2012 National Hockey League Draft, the Kings had the final selection (30th overall). In 2014, they had the 29th overall pick, one ahead of the New Jersey Devils, who were moved behind all the other NHL teams in the first round as punishment for signing forward Ilya Kovalchuk to a... Continue Reading →

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