31-10-2016 Riley Holzapfel injured.
Riley Holzapfel of Manchester Monarchs suffered leg injury during tonights minorleague game against the Norfolk Admirals. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . Injuries are a part of the game, I'm just happy it's not too serious, was his answer to a reporter question after the game.

30-10-2016 Paul LaDue frustrated
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Paul LaDue feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Paul LaDue was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 6th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Los Angeles Kings this season.


29-10-2016 Jonathan Toews frustrated
Los Angeles Kings center Jonathan Toews feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jonathan Toews was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 1st round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 657 NHL games during his career, notching 255 goals and adding 316 assists along with 361 penalty minutes. The 28 year old center has played 12 games with the Los Angeles Kings this season, totalling 4+3=7 with 6 PIM.


29-10-2016 Kurtis MacDermid resumes full training.
Manchester Monarchs defenseman Kurtis MacDermid has resumed full training after his injury.

28-10-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Tanner Pearson is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Marian Gaborik has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Teddy Purcell has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Michael Latta has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Jeff Zatkoff hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Tobias Rieder has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Ian Cole has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



27-10-2016 Tanner Pearson frustrated
Los Angeles Kings left wing Tanner Pearson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tanner Pearson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 1st round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 157 NHL games during his career, notching 33 goals and adding 30 assists along with 40 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has played 11 games with the Los Angeles Kings this season, totalling 3+1=4 with 0 PIM.


25-10-2016 Kurtis MacDermid injured.
Kurtis MacDermid of Manchester Monarchs suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Cleveland Barons. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . It's nothing big, I'll be back soon, ready to strike back, he said before being taken away for x-rays.

24-10-2016 Jeff Zatkoff frustrated
Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jeff Zatkoff feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Jeff Zatkoff was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 3rd round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 35 NHL games during his career, booking 1 career shutouts and allowing 86 goals. The 29 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Los Angeles Kings this season.


23-10-2016 Trevor Lewis frustrated
Los Angeles Kings right wing Trevor Lewis feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Trevor Lewis was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 1st round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 428 NHL games during his career, notching 35 goals and adding 54 assists along with 91 penalty minutes. The 29 year old right wing has played 4 games with the Los Angeles Kings this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


22-10-2016 Michael Mersch frustrated
Los Angeles Kings left wing Michael Mersch feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Michael Mersch was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 4th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 17 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 2 assists along with 0 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has not yet played for the Los Angeles Kings this season. He has played 9 games with the Manchester Monarchs this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 0 PIM.


21-10-2016 Kyle Clifford frustrated
Los Angeles Kings left wing Kyle Clifford feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Kyle Clifford was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 2nd round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 421 NHL games during his career, notching 31 goals and adding 41 assists along with 540 penalty minutes. The 25 year old left wing has played 9 games with the Los Angeles Kings this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 2 PIM.


21-10-2016 Tyler Toffoli frustrated
Los Angeles Kings right wing Tyler Toffoli feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tyler Toffoli was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 2nd round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 239 NHL games during his career, notching 70 goals and adding 75 assists along with 73 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing has played 9 games with the Los Angeles Kings this season, totalling 2+2=4 with 4 PIM.


21-10-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Marian Gaborik has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Jeff Carter has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Teddy Purcell has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Tanner Pearson has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Jeff Zatkoff hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Ian Cole has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



20-10-2016 Dwight King frustrated
Los Angeles Kings left wing Dwight King feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Dwight King was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 4th round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 293 NHL games during his career, notching 44 goals and adding 49 assists along with 86 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 8 games with the Los Angeles Kings this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


19-10-2016 Nic Dowd injured.
Nic Dowd of Manchester Monarchs suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Worcester Icecats. He is expected to be sidelined for almost a month . I'd like to play as soon as I can but I think the doctors are going to tell me to rest for a while now, he said while limping toward the dressing room.

17-10-2016 Nick Shore frustrated
Los Angeles Kings center Nick Shore feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Nick Shore was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 3rd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 109 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 13 assists along with 42 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center has played 7 games with the Los Angeles Kings this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


16-10-2016 Jeff Carter frustrated
Los Angeles Kings center Jeff Carter feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jeff Carter was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1st round of the 2003 entry draft. He has appeared in 801 NHL games during his career, notching 308 goals and adding 279 assists along with 416 penalty minutes. The 31 year old center has played 6 games with the Los Angeles Kings this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 4 PIM.


16-10-2016 Michael Mersch frustrated
Los Angeles Kings left wing Michael Mersch feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Michael Mersch was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 4th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 17 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 2 assists along with 0 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has not yet played for the Los Angeles Kings this season. He has played 6 games with the Manchester Monarchs this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


15-10-2016 Jonathan Quick frustrated
Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Jonathan Quick was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 3rd round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 481 NHL games during his career, booking 42 career shutouts and allowing 1066 goals. The 30 year old goaltender has played 6 games with the Los Angeles Kings this season, allowing 15 goals on 121 while booking 0 shutouts.


14-10-2016 Christopher Tanev frustrated
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Christopher Tanev feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Christopher Tanev, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 300 NHL games during his career, notching 14 goals and adding 53 assists along with 42 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has played 5 games with the Los Angeles Kings this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 2 PIM.


14-10-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Jonathan Toews is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Teddy Purcell has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Trevor Lewis has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Tanner Pearson has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Jeff Zatkoff hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Tobias Rieder is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Ian Cole has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



13-10-2016 Jordan Nolan frustrated
Los Angeles Kings right wing Jordan Nolan feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jordan Nolan was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 7th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 246 NHL games during his career, notching 16 goals and adding 18 assists along with 220 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing has not yet played for the Los Angeles Kings this season. He has played 5 games with the Manchester Monarchs this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 4 PIM.


13-10-2016 Patrick Bjorkstrand resumes full training.
Manchester Monarchs center Patrick Bjorkstrand has resumed full training after his injury.

13-10-2016 Riley Holzapfel agrees on a contract.
Riley Holzapfel has signed a one year deal with the Manchester Monarchs. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

11-10-2016 Ron Hainsey frustrated
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Ron Hainsey feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Ron Hainsey was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 1st round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 839 NHL games during his career, notching 45 goals and adding 191 assists along with 371 penalty minutes. The 35 year old defenseman has played 4 games with the Los Angeles Kings this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 2 PIM.


11-10-2016 Patrick Bjorkstrand injured.
Patrick Bjorkstrand of Manchester Monarchs suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Worcester Icecats. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . Nothing serious, but I do remember who hit me and caused the injury, he said after the game in the dressing room.

9-10-2016 Trevor van Riemsdyk frustrated
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Trevor van Riemsdyk, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 103 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 14 assists along with 33 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has played 3 games with the Los Angeles Kings this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 0 PIM.


9-10-2016 Tyler Toffoli frustrated
Los Angeles Kings right wing Tyler Toffoli feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tyler Toffoli was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 2nd round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 233 NHL games during his career, notching 68 goals and adding 74 assists along with 73 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing has played 3 games with the Los Angeles Kings this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 4 PIM.


9-10-2016 Christopher Tanev frustrated
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Christopher Tanev feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Christopher Tanev, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 298 NHL games during his career, notching 14 goals and adding 53 assists along with 42 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has played 3 games with the Los Angeles Kings this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 2 PIM.


8-10-2016 Kevin Gravel frustrated
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Kevin Gravel feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Kevin Gravel was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 5th round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 5 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 0 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Los Angeles Kings this season. He has played 2 games with the Manchester Monarchs this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


7-10-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



6-10-2016 Ian Cole frustrated
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Ian Cole feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Ian Cole was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 1st round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 257 NHL games during his career, notching 10 goals and adding 41 assists along with 208 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Los Angeles Kings this season.


6-10-2016 Philip Gogulla agrees on a contract.
Philip Gogulla has signed a one year deal with the Manchester Monarchs. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

6-10-2016 Denis Kazionov agrees on a contract.
Denis Kazionov has signed a one year deal with the Manchester Monarchs. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

5-10-2016 Drew Doughty frustrated
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Drew Doughty feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Drew Doughty was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 1st round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 606 NHL games during his career, notching 80 goals and adding 238 assists along with 455 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


3-10-2016 Team captain meets with Tobias Rieder
Team captain Jonathan Toews called a short meeting with Tobias Rieder after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Tobias Rieder as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

1-10-2016 Ron Hainsey frustrated
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Ron Hainsey feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Ron Hainsey was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 1st round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 835 NHL games during his career, notching 45 goals and adding 191 assists along with 369 penalty minutes. The 35 year old defenseman looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


30-9-2016 Los Angeles Kings trade
Los Angeles Kings traded Chaz Reddekopp to Carolina Hurricanes for Ron Hainsey

A native of USA, Ron Hainsey was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 1st round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 835 NHL games during his career, notching 45 goals and adding 191 assists along with 369 penalty minutes. The 35 year old defenseman is expecting a good season for the team.


30-9-2016 Los Angeles Kings trade
Los Angeles Kings traded Dustin Brown to Detroit Red Wings for Darren Helm

A native of Canada, Darren Helm was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 5th round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 443 NHL games during his career, notching 72 goals and adding 90 assists along with 112 penalty minutes. The 29 year old left wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.

A native of USA, Dustin Brown was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 1st round of the 2003 entry draft. He has appeared in 884 NHL games during his career, notching 218 goals and adding 252 assists along with 574 penalty minutes. The 31 year old left wing is waiting for a good start this season.


30-9-2016 Los Angeles Kings trade
Los Angeles Kings traded Adrian Kempe and CHI's round 2 pick in 2017 to Phoenix Coyotes for Tobias Rieder

A native of Germany, Tobias Rieder was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 4th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 154 NHL games during his career, notching 27 goals and adding 31 assists along with 24 penalty minutes. The 23 year old left wing is getting ready for the upcoming season.

A native of Sweden, Adrian Kempe was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 1st round of the 2014 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 20 year old left wing is expecting a good season for the team.


30-9-2016 Los Angeles Kings name captain.
Los Angeles Kings have named Jonathan Toews as the captain of the team.

30-9-2016 Media rates the best players in the league
GOALTENDER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Carey PriceBBB29Montreal Canadiens
Jonathan QuickBB-B-30Los Angeles Kings
Ben BishopB-B-B-29Tampa Bay Lightning
Braden HoltbyB-B-B-27Washington Capitals
Tuukka RaskB-B-B-29Boston Bruins
Henrik LundqvistB-B-B-34New York Rangers
Pekka RinneB-B-B-33Nashville Predators
Cory SchneiderB-B-B-30New Jersey Devils
Corey CrawfordB-B-B-31Chicago Blackhawks
Sergei BobrovskyB-B-B-28Columbus Blue Jackets
DEFENSEMAN
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Shea WeberBBB31Montreal Canadiens
Brent BurnsAB-B31San Jose Sharks
Duncan KeithBB-B-33Chicago Blackhawks
Drew DoughtyB-BB-26Los Angeles Kings
Ryan SuterB-BB-31Tampa Bay Lightning
P.K. SubbanA-B-B-27Nashville Predators
Roman JosiBB-B-26Washington Capitals
Erik KarlssonAB-B-26Ottawa Senators
Brent SeabrookCBB-31Chicago Blackhawks
Oliver Ekman-LarssonBB-B-25Calgary Flames
LEFT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Jamie BennAB-B27Dallas Stars
Alex OvechkinAB-B31Washington Capitals
Gabriel LandeskogB-B-B-23Colorado Avalanche
Jakub VoracekA-B-B-27Philadelphia Flyers
Brandon SaadB-B-B-23Carolina Hurricanes
Max PaciorettyBB-B-27Edmonton Oilers
Andrew LaddB-B-B-30New York Islanders
Brad MarchandB-B-B-28Boston Bruins
Johnny GaudreauBCB-23Calgary Flames
Nick FolignoB-B-B-28St. Louis Blues
CENTER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Sidney CrosbyAB-B29Pittsburgh Penguins
Steven StamkosAB-B26Minnesota Wild
Jonathan ToewsB-B-B28Los Angeles Kings
John TavaresA-CB26Columbus Blue Jackets
David KrejciA-B-B-30Boston Bruins
Henrik ZetterbergBB-B-35Calgary Flames
Anze KopitarBB-B-29Chicago Blackhawks
Claude GirouxBB-B-28Philadelphia Flyers
Nicklas BäckströmA-B-B-28Washington Capitals
Ryan GetzlafBB-B-31Tampa Bay Lightning
RIGHT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Patrick KaneACB27Chicago Blackhawks
Tyler SeguinAB-B24Dallas Stars
Joe PavelskiBB-B-32San Jose Sharks
Rick NashBCB-32New York Rangers
Vladimir TarasenkoA-B-B-24St. Louis Blues
Mark StoneB-B-B-24Ottawa Senators
Phil KesselA-CB-28Montreal Canadiens
Ondrej PalatB-B-B-25Carolina Hurricanes
T.J. OshieB-B-B-29Washington Capitals
Corey PerryBB-B-31Tampa Bay Lightning


30-9-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



29-9-2016 Jordan Nolan frustrated
Los Angeles Kings right wing Jordan Nolan feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jordan Nolan was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 7th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 246 NHL games during his career, notching 16 goals and adding 18 assists along with 220 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing has not yet played for the Los Angeles Kings this season.


27-9-2016 Jeff Carter frustrated
Los Angeles Kings center Jeff Carter feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jeff Carter was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1st round of the 2003 entry draft. He has appeared in 802 NHL games during his career, notching 311 goals and adding 281 assists along with 412 penalty minutes. The 31 year old center has played 7 games with the Los Angeles Kings this season, totalling 4+4=8 with 0 PIM.


27-9-2016 Andy Andreoff frustrated
Los Angeles Kings center Andy Andreoff feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Andy Andreoff was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 3rd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 85 NHL games during his career, notching 11 goals and adding 3 assists along with 96 penalty minutes. The 25 year old center has played 7 games with the Los Angeles Kings this season, totalling 1+0=1 with 2 PIM.


27-9-2016 Derek Forbort frustrated
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Derek Forbort feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Derek Forbort was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 1st round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 14 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 1 assists along with 17 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Los Angeles Kings this season.


24-9-2016 Trevor Lewis frustrated
Los Angeles Kings right wing Trevor Lewis feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Trevor Lewis was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 1st round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 424 NHL games during his career, notching 35 goals and adding 54 assists along with 91 penalty minutes. The 29 year old right wing has not yet played for the Los Angeles Kings this season.


24-9-2016 Derek Forbort frustrated
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Derek Forbort feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Derek Forbort was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 1st round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 14 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 1 assists along with 17 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Los Angeles Kings this season.


23-9-2016 Team captain meets with Teddy Purcell
Following the team's recent 3-1 win against Minnesota Wild on 22-9-2016, Los Angeles Kings captain Dustin Brown and Teddy Purcell did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Dustin Brown

23-9-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Marian Gaborik has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Teddy Purcell has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Tanner Pearson has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Jeff Zatkoff hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



20-9-2016 Dwight King frustrated
Los Angeles Kings left wing Dwight King feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Dwight King was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 4th round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 290 NHL games during his career, notching 45 goals and adding 50 assists along with 88 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 5 games with the Los Angeles Kings this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 2 PIM.


16-9-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Drew Doughty is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Alec Martinez is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Tyler Toffoli is looking good with 6 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



16-9-2016 Matt Luff sent back juniors
Los Angeles Kings's Matt Luff did not make the team and was sent back for another year of junior hockey. The Los Angeles Kings expect him to make another run at a roster spot next season.

16-9-2016 Los Angeles Kings trade
Los Angeles Kings traded Matt Greene and LA's round 4 pick in 2017 to Pittsburgh Penguins for Ian Cole

16-9-2016 Los Angeles Kings trade
Los Angeles Kings traded LA's round 1 pick in 2017 to Vancouver Canucks for Christopher Tanev

11-9-2016 Jonathan Quick frustrated
Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Jonathan Quick was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 3rd round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 477 NHL games during his career, booking 42 career shutouts and allowing 1057 goals. The 30 year old goaltender has played 2 games with the Los Angeles Kings this season, allowing 6 goals on 53 while booking 0 shutouts.


9-9-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Drew Doughty is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week. Alec Martinez is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



5-9-2016 Vincent LoVerde frustrated
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Vincent LoVerde feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Vincent LoVerde, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 27 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


4-9-2016 Dustin Brown frustrated
Los Angeles Kings left wing Dustin Brown feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Dustin Brown was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 1st round of the 2003 entry draft. He has appeared in 884 NHL games during his career, notching 218 goals and adding 252 assists along with 574 penalty minutes. The 31 year old left wing is getting ready for the upcoming season.


4-9-2016 Rob Scuderi frustrated
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Rob Scuderi feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Rob Scuderi was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 5th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 783 NHL games during his career, notching 8 goals and adding 102 assists along with 198 penalty minutes. The 37 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


4-9-2016 Zach Trotman frustrated
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Zach Trotman feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Zach Trotman was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 7th round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 67 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 9 assists along with 22 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman is waiting for a good start this season.


3-9-2016 Brayden McNabb frustrated
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Brayden McNabb feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Brayden McNabb was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 3rd round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 189 NHL games during his career, notching 5 goals and adding 41 assists along with 165 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


3-9-2016 Jeff Zatkoff frustrated
Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jeff Zatkoff feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Jeff Zatkoff was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 3rd round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 35 NHL games during his career, booking 1 career shutouts and allowing 86 goals. The 29 year old goaltender is expecting a good season for the team.


2-9-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



30-8-2016 Brayden McNabb frustrated
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Brayden McNabb feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Brayden McNabb was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 3rd round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 189 NHL games during his career, notching 5 goals and adding 41 assists along with 165 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


29-8-2016 Andy Andreoff frustrated
Los Angeles Kings center Andy Andreoff feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Andy Andreoff was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 3rd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 78 NHL games during his career, notching 10 goals and adding 3 assists along with 94 penalty minutes. The 25 year old center is waiting for a good start this season.


30-6-2016 Training camp preview
Los Angeles Kings will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Los Angeles Kings and Manchester Monarchs:
- Jonathan Toews C
- Trevor van Riemsdyk D
- Marian Gaborik R
- Dustin Brown L
- Jeff Carter C
- Rob Scuderi D
- Tom Gilbert D
- Drew Doughty D
- Matt Greene D
- Teddy Purcell R
- Jonathan Quick G
- Trevor Lewis R
- Kyle Clifford L
- Alec Martinez D
- Peter Budaj G
- Dwight King L
- Jordan Nolan R
- Tyler Toffoli R
- Brayden McNabb D
- Tanner Pearson R
- Michael Latta R
- Nick Shore C
- Andy Andreoff C
- Zach Trotman D
- Jeff Zatkoff G
- Michael Mersch L
- Derek Forbort D
- Kevin Gravel D
- Nic Dowd C
- Jack Campbell G
- Jacob Moverare D
- Erik Cernak D
- Adrian Kempe L
- Damir Sharipzyanov D
- Michael Amadio C
- Spencer Watson R
- Alex Lintuniemi D
- Justin Auger R
- Kurtis MacDermid D
- Zachary Leslie D
- Jonny Brodzinski R
- Andrew Crescenzi C
- Patrick Bjorkstrand C
- Paul LaDue D
- Joel Lowry L
- Vincent LoVerde D
- Matt Luff R

Players reporting out of shape:
- Matt Greene D
- Jonathan Quick G
- Michael Latta R
- Andy Andreoff C
- Spencer Watson R

Players reporting in good shape:
- Trevor van Riemsdyk D
- Rob Scuderi D
- Alec Martinez D
- Dwight King L
- Tanner Pearson R
- Nick Shore C
- Zach Trotman D
- Derek Forbort D
- Damir Sharipzyanov D
- Kurtis MacDermid D
- Jonny Brodzinski R


28-6-2016 Dwight King frustrated
Los Angeles Kings left wing Dwight King feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Dwight King was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 4th round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 285 NHL games during his career, notching 44 goals and adding 49 assists along with 86 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing is getting ready for the upcoming season.


25-6-2016 Jacob Moverare returns
Los Angeles Kings were delighted to hear that Jacob Moverare has returned to the team.

25-6-2016 Erik Cernak returns
Los Angeles Kings were delighted to hear that Erik Cernak has returned to the team.

25-6-2016 Damir Sharipzyanov returns
Los Angeles Kings were delighted to hear that Damir Sharipzyanov has returned to the team.

25-6-2016 Michael Amadio returns
Los Angeles Kings were delighted to hear that Michael Amadio has returned to the team.

25-6-2016 Spencer Watson returns
Los Angeles Kings were delighted to hear that Spencer Watson has returned to the team.

25-6-2016 Patrick Bjorkstrand returns
Los Angeles Kings were delighted to hear that Patrick Bjorkstrand has returned to the team.

25-6-2016 Patrick Bjorkstrand uncertain about future
Patrick Bjorkstrand wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

25-6-2016 Paul LaDue returns
Los Angeles Kings were delighted to hear that Paul LaDue has returned to the team.

25-6-2016 Paul LaDue uncertain about future
Paul LaDue wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

25-6-2016 Matt Luff returns
Los Angeles Kings were delighted to hear that Matt Luff has returned to the team.

24-6-2016 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


23-6-2016 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:


23-6-2016 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:


22-6-2016 Trevor van Riemsdyk interviewed in paper
Trevor van Riemsdyk was interviewed in today's paper about the recent trade that sent him from Chicago Blackhawks to Los Angeles Kings. To tell you the truth I don't know exactly where I'll fit in there, but I'm a professional and I can't worry about things like that, he commented to the paper.

22-6-2016 Los Angeles Kings trade
Los Angeles Kings traded Anze Kopitar, Jake Muzzin and LA's round 1 pick in 2018 to Chicago Blackhawks for Jonathan Toews, Trevor van Riemsdyk, CHI's round 2 pick in 2017 and EDM's round 2 pick in 2017

21-6-2016 Marian Gaborik uncertain about future
Marian Gaborik wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Dustin Brown uncertain about future
Dustin Brown wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Jeff Carter uncertain about future
Jeff Carter wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Rob Scuderi uncertain about future
Rob Scuderi wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Anze Kopitar uncertain about future
Anze Kopitar wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Tom Gilbert uncertain about future
Tom Gilbert wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Drew Doughty uncertain about future
Drew Doughty wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Matt Greene uncertain about future
Matt Greene wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Teddy Purcell uncertain about future
Teddy Purcell wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Jonathan Quick uncertain about future
Jonathan Quick wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Trevor Lewis uncertain about future
Trevor Lewis wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Kyle Clifford uncertain about future
Kyle Clifford wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Alec Martinez uncertain about future
Alec Martinez wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Peter Budaj uncertain about future
Peter Budaj wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Jake Muzzin uncertain about future
Jake Muzzin wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Dwight King uncertain about future
Dwight King wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Jordan Nolan uncertain about future
Jordan Nolan wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Tyler Toffoli uncertain about future
Tyler Toffoli wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Brayden McNabb uncertain about future
Brayden McNabb wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Tanner Pearson uncertain about future
Tanner Pearson wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Michael Latta uncertain about future
Michael Latta wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Nick Shore uncertain about future
Nick Shore wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Andy Andreoff uncertain about future
Andy Andreoff wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Zach Trotman uncertain about future
Zach Trotman wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Jeff Zatkoff uncertain about future
Jeff Zatkoff wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Michael Mersch uncertain about future
Michael Mersch wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Derek Forbort uncertain about future
Derek Forbort wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Kevin Gravel uncertain about future
Kevin Gravel wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Nic Dowd uncertain about future
Nic Dowd wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Jack Campbell uncertain about future
Jack Campbell wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Jonny Brodzinski uncertain about future
Jonny Brodzinski wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Andrew Crescenzi uncertain about future
Andrew Crescenzi wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Joel Lowry uncertain about future
Joel Lowry wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Vincent LoVerde uncertain about future
Vincent LoVerde wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

Eastside Hockey Manager