LA Kings Assign Jonathan Bernier To Manchester While Monarchs Sign Backup Goalies

EL SEGUNDO, CA AND MANCHESTER, NH — On April 2, the Los Angeles Kings assigned goaltender Jonathan Bernier to the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League, their primary minor league affiliate. In related news, the Monarchs signed goaltenders Jean-Francois Berube and Dave Wilson to amateur tryout agreements. Bernier, 21, has a 3-0-0 record in... Continue Reading →

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Has Dean Lombardi Solved The LA Kings’ Goaltending Woes?

LOS ANGELES — With the exception of should-be-a-Hall-of-Famer Rogie Vachon, Mario Lessard and Felix Potvin (for about one season), “goaltending” and “Los Angeles Kings” should not be used in the same sentence unless the idea is to cause uncontrollable laughter or crushing despair, depending on who you might be talking to. But all indications are... Continue Reading →

LA Kings Prospects Move From Drills To Game Action

EL SEGUNDO, CA — The Los Angeles Kings have completed three days of their 2009-10 Rookie Camp with the focus on drills designed to improve their young prospects compete level, decision-making, positional play, puck handling, and more.“Overall, I’ve been very excited about what’s happened here in the three days,” said Kings head coach Terry Murray.... Continue Reading →

LA Kings Developing Two Goalie Prospects Locally

ONTARIO, CA — As young goaltenders Jonathan Quick and Erik Ersberg show promise in handling the goaltending chores for the Los Angeles Kings, and with Jonathan Bernier and Daniel Taylor developing their netminder skills with the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League, the Kings now have two more young goaltending prospects honing their skills... Continue Reading →

Kings Sweep Pre-Season Doubleheader

PRE-SEASON: Los Angeles Kings win twice on Monday night; post-game audio interviews from game 2 at Staples Center. LOS ANGELES — After reading the headline above, you’re probably thinking that someone made a mistake.Nope. Guess again. On Monday night, the Los Angeles Kings actually won two games within hours of each other to open their... Continue Reading →

Kings Sign Goaltending Prospect Jeff Zatkoff

EL SEGUNDO, CA — On April 10, the Los Angeles Kings signed goaltending prospect Jeff Zatkoff to a three-year, entry-level contract. Financial terms were not disclosed. Zatkoff, 20, earned a 27-8-1 record with a 1.72 goals-against average (GAA), a .933 save percentage and three shutouts in his junior season with the Miami University (Ohio) Redhawks... Continue Reading →

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