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Correction: Coyotes-Kings story

Correction: Coyotes-Kings story

NHL.com Updated 1 hour ago
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - In a story Dec. 20 about the game between the Los Angeles Kings and Arizona Coyotes, Kings defenceman Alec Martinez was credited for a power play goal in the third period. The team announced an official scoring change Monda...
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  • Ex-Pens unhappy with handling of Bylsma; Daly responds to Fehr …

    Ex-Pens unhappy with handling of Bylsma; Daly responds to Fehr lockout comment; WJC viewing details (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com 3 hours ago
    Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media.
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  • Kopitar named NHL first star of the week with nine points in th…

    Kopitar named NHL first star of the week with nine points in three games

    NHL.com 4 hours ago
    NEW YORK, N.Y. - Los Angeles Kings centre Anze Kopitar is the NHL's first star of the week after putting up a goal and eight assists in three games. After opening the week with an assist in a 5-2 loss to St. Louis on Tuesday, Kopitar then set...
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  • What We Learned: Why aren't the LA Kings doing better?

    What We Learned: Why aren't the LA Kings doing better?

    yahoo.com 7 hours ago
    (Hello, this is a feature that will run through the entire season and aims to recap the weekend’s events and boils those events down to one admittedly superficial fact or stupid opinion about each team. Feel free to complain about it.) Right now, the Lo…
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  • Top five teams who like to trade in first-round picks

    Top five teams who like to trade in first-round picks

    thehockeynews.com Dec 21 (yesterday)
    With the holiday trade freeze upon us and the sprint to the trade deadline around the corner, some teams may be thinking about dealing a first-round pick to improve their chances in the new year. First-round picks are precious currency of the salary-cap…
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  • Kings get power-play goals from Gaborik, Martinez in 4-2 win ov…

    Kings get power-play goals from Gaborik, Martinez in 4-2 win over Coyotes

    NHL.com Dec 20 (yesterday)
    LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Defenceman Alec Martinez scored the go-ahead goal early in the third period during a power play, Marian Gaborik also connected with the man advantage for his sixth goal in four games, and the Los Angeles Kings beat the Ariz...
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  • Kings' Regehr on IR with upper-body injury

    Kings' Regehr on IR with upper-body injury

    ESPN.com Dec 19 (3 days ago)
    Defenseman Robyn Regehr was placed on injured reserve by the Los Angeles Kings on Friday with an upper-body injury.
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  • Top 10 Norris candidates: Letang the leader?

    Top 10 Norris candidates: Letang the leader?

    thehockeynews.com Dec 19 (3 days ago)
    Year in and year out, one of the most heavily debated awards is the Norris Trophy. The award given to the NHL’s most outstanding defenseman has, in recent years, had a tendency not to go simply to the best defenseman, but rather the one with the most po…
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  • Dwight King skips puck past Martin Brodeur from center ice

    Dwight King skips puck past Martin Brodeur from center ice

    thehockeynews.com yahoo.com Dec 19 (3 days ago)
    Martin Brodeur didn’t have the best night last night in Los Angeles. He surrendered six goals, the Blues blew a 3-0 lead, and to top it off, he allowed a goal from center ice. While this isn’t exactly in Rob Davison/Vesa Toskala territory, this is certa…
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  • NHL Three Stars: Kopitar sets career mark; Fleury blanks Avs

    NHL Three Stars: Kopitar sets career mark; Fleury blanks Avs

    yahoo.com ESPN.com NHL.com Dec 19 (4 days ago)
    No. 1 Star: Anze Kopitar, Los Angeles Kings Kopitar has a career-best 5-point night as the Los Angeles Kings won a wild 6-4 game against the St. Louis Blues and Marty Brodeur. Kopitar assisted on Marian Gaborik’s two goals, Jeff Carter’s game-trying goa…
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  • Top 10 Vezina candidates of 2014-15: Rinne rules

    Top 10 Vezina candidates of 2014-15: Rinne rules

    thehockeynews.com Dec 18 (4 days ago)
    Goaltending can make or break a team’s season. Just ask the Edmonton Oilers, who for years have looked promising but have been unable to secure a goaltender to give them the big save they need. You won’t find either Oilers goaltender, Ben Scrivens or Vi…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Kings must free up space for Williams, Jets sear…

    Rumor Roundup: Kings must free up space for Williams, Jets search for blueline help

    thehockeynews.com Dec 18 (4 days ago)
    ESPN.com’s Pierre LeBrun reports the Los Angeles Kings last week opened contract talks with right wing Justin Williams, winner of the 2014 Conn Smythe Trophy during the Kings’ march to the Stanley Cup last spring. LeBrun reports the Kings really want to…
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  • Bob Hartley’s extension with Flames comes at a great time for B…

    Bob Hartley’s extension with Flames comes at a great time for Bob Hartley

    yahoo.com Dec 17 (5 days ago)
    The Calgary Flames have been one of the NHL’s feel-good stories during the first two months of the 2014-15 season. The scrappy bunch have posted a 17-14-2 record and are tied with the Los Angeles Kings for the last wild card spot in the Western Conferen…
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  • Hartley, with extension, focused on Flames' rebuild

    Hartley, with extension, focused on Flames' rebuild

    NHL.com Dec 17 (5 days ago)
    CALGARY -- Bob Hartley is committed. So are the Calgary Flames. Hartley, who has coached Calgary to a 71-79-13 record over two-plus seasons, has signed a multiyear contract extension, it was announced Wednesday. "I'm coaching hockey because ...
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  • Top 10 Calder Trophy candidates: Can anyone catch Filip Forsber…

    Top 10 Calder Trophy candidates: Can anyone catch Filip Forsberg?

    thehockeynews.com Dec 17 (5 days ago)
    There’s been no shortage of great stories this season, but one of the most surprising things is the cast of rookies who have quickly made names for themselves in the league. The thing with rookies is they’re one of the most difficult groups of players t…
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  • Blues rally past Kings behind Tarasenko's 3

    Blues rally past Kings behind Tarasenko's 3

    ESPN.com Dec 16 (6 days ago)
    Vladimir Tarasenko scored three goals, and the streaking St. Louis Blues netted four in the third period in a 5-2 comeback victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday night for their fifth straight win.
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  • Kings unveil new Stadium Series jersey…but about those pants…

    Kings unveil new Stadium Series jersey…but about those pants…

    thehockeynews.com NHL.com yahoo.com Dec 16 (6 days ago)
    The Los Angeles Kings unveiled their new Stadium Series jersey Tuesday night – and while it’s up for debate whether they’re a fashion crime or not, the hockey pants that go along with them need to be imprisoned for life. The sweaters themselves – which …
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  • Video - Elevated Plays Of The Week 02:07

    Elevated Plays Of The Week

    Dec 18
    Check out some of the best goals, saves and hits from this week in the NHL.
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    SportsCenter's Inside The NHL

    Dec 16
    John Buccigross, Barry Melrose and Scott Burnside react to the latest round of players diagnosed with the mumps, examine the lack of buzz about the upcoming Winter Classic and try to figure out what's gotten into the red-hot Maple Leafs.
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    Maple Leafs Win In Shootout

    Dec 14
    Joffrey Lupul scored the lone goal in the shootout to give Toronto a 4-3 win over Los Angeles.
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    Canadiens Stop Kings

    Dec 12
    Carey Price had 44 saves and Jiri Sekac scored two goals in Montreal's 6-2 win over Los Angeles.

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