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Thursday, Apr 24, 2014 at 5:31 PM
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By James Neveau

Anze Kopitar Nominated for Selke Award

Anze Kopitar Nominated for Selke Award

The Los Angeles Kings face a grim elimination challenge on Thursday in Game 4 vs. the San Jose Sharks, but they got a bit of good news as Anze Kopitar was nominated for the Selke Award. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 2, 2014 at 1:53 PM
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By Steven Covelman

Los Angeles Kings 2014 Playoff Run

Down 3-0 to the San Jose Sharks, the Los Angeles Kings need to rally if they are...View gallery »

Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014 at 6:52 AM
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By James Neveau

Quick, Kings Can't Overcome Third-Period Barrage in Loss

Quick, Kings Can't Overcome Third-Period Barrage in Loss

The Los Angeles Kings had two different leads on Tuesday against the San Jose Sharks, and despite Jonathan Quick making 22 third period saves, they still weren't able to hold on in a Game 3 loss. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 22, 2014 at 9:29 AM
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By James Neveau

Down 2-0, Kings Have Work to Do to Bounce Back vs. Sharks

Down 2-0, Kings Have Work to Do to Bounce Back vs. Sharks

Things went from bad to worse for the Los Angeles Kings in Game 2, but with a return to home ice looming, can they bounce back and seize Game 3 over the San Jose Sharks? Read »

Friday, Apr 18, 2014 at 9:24 AM
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By James Neveau

Third Period Rally Gives Kings Blueprint to Beat Sharks

Third Period Rally Gives Kings Blueprint to Beat Sharks

The Los Angeles Kings started slowly on Thursday, but could their late surge vs. the Sharks provide the key to a successful series? Read »

Friday, Jan 24, 2014 at 10:02 AM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Kings to Play At Dodger Stadium

Kings to Play At Dodger Stadium

An ice rink on top of the Dodger Stadium infield? Chavez Ravine looks completely different as the LA Kings prepare for the NHL Stadium Series. 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 is a regular fixture at sporting events around Southern California. Shahan is in his fifth season covering the Los Angeles Lakers for NBC Los Angeles. Along with covering practices and shootarounds in LA, he has covered the team in Beijing, Shanghai, New York, Brooklyn, Miami, Cleveland, Las Vegas, Oklahoma City, Houston, San Diego and New Orleans. In addition, Shahan also covers the LA Rams, LA Clippers and special sports events around Southern California. Shahan also covers European football for Yahoo! Sports and has covered Premier League and La Liga matches in England and Spain, respectively.
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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John Stevens promoted to head coach by Los Angeles Kings

John Stevens promoted to head coach by Los Angeles Kings

The Los Angeles Kings have promoted associated head coach John Stevens to become their next head coach.

Diamondbacks Blow Out Dodgers...Again

Diamondbacks Blow Out Dodgers...Again

Yasmany Tomas homered twice and David Peralta hit a team-record four doubles, leading the Arizona Diamondbacks to an 11-5 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night.

Italian Cyclist Scarponi Dies After Hit by Van

Italian Cyclist Scarponi Dies After Hit by Van

Michele Scarponi, who won the Giro d'Italia in 2011, died after being hit by a van while training on Saturday. He was 37. Scarponi was training near his home of Filottrano, near Ancona, when he was hit by a van...

Dodgers Unravel in Nightmare 8th Inning

Dodgers Unravel in Nightmare 8th Inning

The Diamondbacks blew the roof off Chase Field, literally, as they scored nine runs in the bottom of the eighth inning to defeat the Los Angeles Dodgers 13-5 on Friday night in Phoenix.

Clippers Rally to Beat Jazz in Game 3

Clippers Rally to Beat Jazz in Game 3

The Los Angeles Clippers overcame the loss of Blake Griffin to rally from a 14-point deficit to stun the Jazz, 111-106, in Game 3 of the first-round of the NBA Playoffs.

Blake Griffin Out for Playoffs With Big Toe Injury

Blake Griffin Out for Playoffs With Big Toe Injury

Los Angeles Clippers' forward Blake Griffin left Game 3 of the first round playoff matchup with the Utah Jazz with a right big toe injury and did not return to the game. The team announced Saturday morning...