The Los Angeles Kings agreed to terms on a one-year contract for goaltender Jhonas Enroth, the team announced on Wednesday.
Enroth, 27, appeared in 50 regular-season games for the Stars and Sabres during the 2014-15 NHL season, posting a combined record of 18-26-2. For his career (131 games), Enroth is 43-61-14 and will take Martin Jones' place as Jonathan Quick's backup.
Former Los Angeles Kings defenseman Andrej Sekera has inked a six-year, $33 million contract.The 29-year-old defenseman greatly improves Edmonton's weak blue line, and will look to be a cornerstone piece in the revamped team.Andrej Sekera joins goaltender Cam Talbot as a missing piece to the Oilers puzzle. The Oilers had the worst blue line and goaltending combo in the league this...
LOS ANGELES (AP) Goalie Jhonas Enroth has signed with the Los Angeles Kings, agreeing to a one-year, $1.25 million deal to back up Jonathan Quick.
The Kings confirmed the deal Wednesday with the unrestricted free agent.
Enroth finished last season with the Dallas Stars after spending 6 1/2 years in the system of the Buffalo Sabres, who drafted him in 2006. He made the NHL's all...
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Boston Bruins forward Milan Lucic, right, controls the puck ahead of Kings defenseman Alec Martinez during a game on Dec. 2, 2014. The Kings acquired Lucic on Friday.(Jae C. Hong / Associated Press)
Another year, another team from either Chicago or Los Angeles hoisting the Stanley Cup.
But while one NHL powerhouse celebrated their third Cup in 6 years, the other spent its time scattered...
NHL forward Mike Richards had his contract terminated by the Los Angeles Kings earlier this week, and all signs point to the 30-year-old veteran having been involved in an incident at the U.S.-Canada border. The issue may have been drug-related. According to a report from the Winnipeg Sun, Richards was taken into custody at the...Read More
The LA Kings terminated Mike Richards’ contract with the team and so far details have been difficult to find. It was easy to speculate that the termination was due to an off-ice incident, but the specifics have been kept under wraps. Pierre McGuire suggested the incident occurred at the Canadian border and now TMZ suggests it involved the drug oxycodone.
The Los Angeles Kings on Monday terminated Mike Richards’ contract, a day after they placed him on waivers. The team was expected to buy him out of his 12-year deal, so this was an unexpected move. However, the move might not stand up if challenged by the NHLPA. Though there are few details about what...Read More
The Los Angeles Kings released a bombshell of a statement today, announcing that they’ve terminated the contract of forward Mike Richards.
Here’s the press release from the club.
“The Los Angeles Kings today have exercised the team’s right to terminate the contract of Mike Richards for a material breach of the requirements of his Standard Player’s Contract. We are...
The Los Angeles Kings were quite busy on draft day as the front office worked to re-sign Tyler Toffoli to a two-year bridge deal worth $6.5 million. While this was certainly exciting news for the L.A. Kings, their next move was even more shocking.
Only hours before the beginning of the 2015 NHL Draft, the Boston Bruins traded forward Milan Lucic to L.A. In return, the Kings sent...
The Boston Bruins have been busy in the trade market before Friday’s NHL Draft.
First, the Bruins traded defenseman Dougie Hamilton to the Calgary Flames for three 2015 draft picks. Soon after, they reportedly dealt veteran winger Milan Lucic to the Los Angeles Kings, per Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman and Lisa Dillman of the Los Angeles Times.
Boston received L.A.’s first...
The Los Angeles Kings have picked up another big body, and the dismantling of the Boston Bruins continues. LA has reportedly acquired forward Milan Lucic from Boston for the 13th overall pick in tonight’s draft. The deal means the Bruins own the 13th, 14th and 15th overall selections in the first round – for now. […]
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LAS VEGAS — Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll pleaded guilty to two reduced misdemeanor charges to resolve a felony cocaine case stemming from his April arrest at a Las Vegas Strip swimming pool.
Defense attorneys David Chesnoff and Richard Schonfeld appeared in court Thursday for Stoll, 33, to submit a written plea to breach of the peace and trespassing.
A felony charge...
The Los Angeles Kings have suspended defenseman Slava Voynov, who missed the final 76 games of the regular season under an NHL suspension.
A Kings spokesman confirmed Wednesday night that the move was made several weeks ago.
The move means Voynov's contract doesn't count against Los Angeles' salary cap. Voynov's deal would carry a $4.166 million cap hit for four more seasons....
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Roughly two months after being arrested at a pool in Las Vegas, Jarret Stoll has been charged with felony cocaine possession. Stoll was arrested back on April 17th after a voluntary pat-down produced 3.3 grams of cocaine. He now faces a court date on July 1st which ironically is the day his current contract with the LA Kings expires.
Via the OC Register:
If convicted of a felony...
The Los Angeles Kings future seemed to get brighter as their AHL farm team, the Manchester Monarchs, won the 2015 Calder Cup. It appears that the Kings will have many options to choose from in their talented and successful AHL affiliate. However, the Kings have a chance to make the future even brighter with smart drafting in the 2015 NHL Draft. This year’s draft holds an impressive...
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Edmonton OilersThe66thDopefishConnor McDavid
Buffalo SabresJonathanKabanaJack Eichel
Arizona Coyoteskingling43Dylan Strome
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Carolina HurricansjaschiffNoah Hanifin
New Jersey DevilskbennettMathew Barzal...
Jun 15, 2015; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews (19) passes the Stanley Cup to defenseman Kimmo Timonen after defeating the Tampa Bay Lightning in game six of the 2015 Stanley Cup Final at United Center. (Mandatory Credit: Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports)
The inevitable has finally become the reality.
With a 2-0 shutout of the upstart Tampa Bay Lightning...
It was one year ago today, on June 13th of 2014, when the Los Angeles Kings lifted their second Stanley Cup in three seasons. The Kings defeated the New York Rangers in the Stanley Cup Final 4-1 and were able to win the franchise’s second Championship. It was a great time for the Kings’ organization and the mark that the Kings had the potential to become what is the equivalent...
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Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll was arrested Friday on suspicion of drug possession at the MGM Grand Hotel’s Wet Republic pool complex, according to CBS Los Angeles.
Stoll was allegedly in possession of cocaine and ecstasy, and was taken into custody by the Las Vegas Metro Police Department. He reportedly posted a $5,000 bail and was released from the Clark County Detention...