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Wednesday, Jun 11, 2014 at 10:39 AM
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By James Neveau

If Kings Win Title, Who Should Win Conn Smythe?

If Kings Win Title, Who Should Win Conn Smythe?

The Los Angeles Kings could win their second Stanley Cup championship in three years Wednesday, but if they do, who should win playoff MVP honors? Read »

Thursday, Jun 5, 2014 at 9:40 AM
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By James Neveau

Doughty Plays Big Role as Kings Win Game 1

Doughty Plays Big Role as Kings Win Game 1

The Los Angeles Kings got off to a good start in the Stanley Cup Final Wednesday , knocking off the New York Rangers by a score of 3-2. We examine their Three Stars of the game here. Read »

Monday, Jun 2, 2014 at 5:25 AM
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By James Neveau

Williams, Kopitar Look to Continue Game 7 Success

Williams, Kopitar Look to Continue Game 7 Success

The Los Angeles Kings have already won two Game 7 match-up so far in these playoffs, but they will need to be at their absolute best to take down the Chicago Blackhawks Sunday. Read »

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 8:18 PM
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By James Neveau

Kings Down Blackhawks in Game 2, Level Series

Kings Down Blackhawks in Game 2, Level Series

The Los Angeles Kings scored six unanswered goals against the Chicago Blackhawks to win Game 2, 6-2, and even their Western Conference Finals series. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 29, 2014 at 9:19 AM
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By James Neveau

Williams Keys Kings to Impressive Game 6 Victory

Williams Keys Kings to Impressive Game 6 Victory

The Los Angeles Kings are trying to become the fourth team in NHL history to overcome a 3-0 series deficit, and forward Justin Williams is leading the way. Read »

Friday, Apr 25, 2014 at 11:29 AM
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By James Neveau

Kings' Veterans Stand Tall in Game 4 Win

Kings' Veterans Stand Tall in Game 4 Win

The Los Angeles Kings are finally on the board in their series against the San Jose Sharks, with their veterans paving the way in a 6-3 victory on Thursday night. Read »

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 5:27 AM
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By James Neveau

LA Kings Advance With 2-1 Win Over Sharks

LA Kings Advance With 2-1 Win Over Sharks

It wasn't easy, but the Los Angeles Kings knocked off the San Jose Sharks in a 2-1 thriller at Staples Center Tuesday night. Read »

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Shahan Ahmed Shahan Ahmed covers the Los Angeles Lakers for NBCLA.com and has done so since 2012. He attends Los Angeles Lakers' practices, shootarounds, press conferences and home games. Along with covering the NBA Playoffs in LA for three seasons, Shahan has also covered the Lakers in New York, Cleveland, Las Vegas, San Diego, Beijing and Shanghai. Shahan has also covered the Premier League for Yahoo! Sports in London and Manchester, as well as Spanish Primera Liga in Barcelona and Seville.
Michael Duarte Michael J. Duarte is a Los Angeles-based writer covering the Dodgers for NBCLA. Born and raised in the City of Angels, Michael did his undergraduate work at the University of California Santa Barbara and a graduate program at the University of Southern California. Michael was awarded the Paul Lazarus Scholarship Award in 2004 for his writing and is the 2005 recipient of the prestigious Corwin Writing Award. In addition to sports writing, Michael is an avid runner and softball player.
James Neveau James is a Chicago-based sportswriter who has covered hockey for numerous publications and websites. He currently covers the Blackhawks and the Chicago Bears for NBC Chicago, and covers the Kings and the Ducks for NBCLA.
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PGA Tour Cancels Greenbrier Classic Amid WV Flood

PGA Tour Cancels Greenbrier Classic Amid WV Flood

The PGA Tour canceled the Greenbrier Classic, scheduled for July 7-10, on Saturday because of devastating flooding in West Virginia. The Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs was inundated with floodwater...

Chris Brooks Closing in on Elusive Olympic Berth

Chris Brooks Closing in on Elusive Olympic Berth

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USA Diving Gets 2nd Spot in Women's 3-Meter for Rio Games

USA Diving Gets 2nd Spot in Women's 3-Meter for Rio Games

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Johnny Manziel's Dad Hopes 'Druggie' Son Goes to Jail

Johnny Manziel's Dad Hopes 'Druggie' Son Goes to Jail

An attorney handling Johnny Manziel's domestic violence case expressed doubts about the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback's ability to stay clean and said he was given a receipt that shows Manziel may have...

Arizona-Born Matthews Goes 1st in NHL Draft

Arizona-Born Matthews Goes 1st in NHL Draft

Once the "Go Leafs, Go!" chants subsided after Toronto selected Arizona-born center Auston Matthews with the first pick in the NHL draft, the Finns began their march to the podium. Three players from Finland...

Dodgers Scratch and Claw but Lose to Pirates

Dodgers Scratch and Claw but Lose to Pirates

The Los Angeles Dodgers scratched and clawed to get back into the game multiple times, but were unable to complete the comeback in their 8-6 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night at PNC Park.