Today in Hockey History: Coach Scotty Bowman Born

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Hockey is going strong, but we at Last Word on Hockey are still going to look back at each date’s historical significance to the game. We’ll remember the moments that shaped the sport of hockey that happened on this day. Here’s our look at this date in hockey history for September 18, featuring Scotty Bowman. […] READ MORE


Los Angeles Kings Extend Jack Campbell

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The Los Angeles Kings have signed goaltender Jack Campbell to a 2-year extension worth $3.3 million, or $1.65 million per season. Campbell was set to become a UFA at the end of next season. #LAKings have signed G Jack Campbell to a 2 year contract extension that carries an AAV of $1.65M. Campbell was set […] READ MORE


Los Angeles Kings Lose Jonathan Quick Again to Injury

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The Los Angeles Kings have announced that goalie Jonathan Quick is sidelined indefinitely with a lower-body injury. This is the second time this season that Quick has missed time because of injury. Jon Rosen of Fox Sports West first reported the news. Jonathan Quick will be out indefinitely for the Kings with a lower-body injury. […] READ MORE


Los Angeles Kings Jonathan Quick Sidelined with Lower-Body Injury

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The Los Angeles Kings announced that goaltender Jonathan Quick is sidelined indefinitely with a lower-body injury he sustained at practice on Saturday. Not good news for the #LAKings.https://t.co/CwVSFtV4ct — Sportsnet (@Sportsnet) October 7, 2018 Jonathan Quick Injured In the Kings opening game, which was against the San Jose Sharks, Quick saved 30 of the 33 […] READ MORE



Respect Royalty: Los Angeles Kings Playoff Push

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Hockey in the southern United States began as an experiment. In todays NHL, the southern teams in the West specifically are some of the top Stanley Cup Contenders. The Los Angeles Kings have won the Cup twice in the last five years. At the beginning of the season they looked poised to have another strong […] READ MORE


Ben Bishop Traded to Los Angeles Kings

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Ben Bishop traded to the Los Angeles Kings. The Tampa Bay Lightning have accepted an offer for veteran goaltender Bishop to send him packing. Bishop will be bringing a 16-12-3 record and .911 save percentage to his new team.  The Kings will also get a 2017 fifth round pick in the deal.  In return, the […] READ MORE


Peter Budaj Shining For Los Angeles Kings

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The last time Peter Budaj was a starting goaltender, it was the 2008-09 season. Fast forward to the 2016-17 season, Budaj found himself back in that role. Jonathan Quick suffered a lower-body injury in the team's opening game and Budaj has been the starter ever since. And he has almost single-handedly helped the Kings stay in the playoff hunt. READ MORE


Los Angeles Kings Jonathan Quick Out Until March

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Los Angeles Kings general manager told reporters that goalie Jonathan Quick likely won’t resume play until March at the earliest. Quick sustained a groin injury in the Kings first game of the season against the San Jose Sharks back on October 12th. Quick played an NHL-high 68 games last season. He was a Vezina Trophy […] READ MORE


Jonathan Quick On Schedule With Recovery

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According to Los Angeles Kings GM Dean Lombardi, goaltender Jonathan Quick is on schedule to make his return mid-February. The goaltender has been sidelined since October 12. Lombardi stated earlier Wednesday that Quick would return in March, but since said he misspoke. READ MORE