Anze Kopitar

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Stanley Cup Final: Devils Out To Solve Kings’ Road Mojo In Game 2

The Devils played one of their worst games of the postseason in dropping the series opener 2-1 in overtime, and they can’t afford another sub-par effort.


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Silverman: Devils Know How To Rebound From Early Deficit

It’s not about opening the show. It’s about closing it the right way.


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Hartnett: Quick’s Challenge — To Overcome Devils’ Old Master Brodeur

Colorful play-by-play voice Doc Emrick said it best Wednesday night: “The goaltenders have been sparkling.”


Anze Kopitar

Defensive Breakdown Costs Devils Dearly In Game 1 Loss

East. West. It doesn’t make a difference to the Los Angeles Kings. All they have done in the playoffs is win and the Eastern Conference champion New Jersey Devils became their latest victim.


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Silverman: Devils Beware: Kings Are Playing Like Kings

For Devils fans, this is not the same team that New Jersey defeated twice in the regular season.


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Kings Headed To Stanley Cup Finals, Await Winner Of Rangers-Devils

A great road playoff run has the Los Angeles Kings in a place they haven’t been since the Great One was skating in Southern California.


Goaltender Jonathan Quick #32 of the Los Angeles Kings looks to make a glove save in the first period of Game Two of the Western Conference Final against the Phoenix Coyotes during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Arena on May 15, 2012 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Silverman: Watch Out Rangers: Kings Could Be Crowned Champs

New York superiority? Not in this case. The Kings have all the elements that you want in a hockey team. They have a powerhouse of a team that is threatening to make the playoffs a shambles.


Johan Franzen of the Detroit Red Wings races Shea Weber of the Nashville Predators for the puck. (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Fearless Western Conference And Stanley Cup Predictions

Sean Hartnett shares his fearless Western Conference opening round predictions and reveals his Stanley Cup favorite.


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Hartnett: Devils Defy Kings; Victory An Exception Or Rule?

The Devils pulled off a surprise shutout victory over the Kings on Tuesday, causing some fans to voice their confidence. November match-ups against the Flyers, Capitals and Bruins could paint a clearer picture of the NJ’s progress.


Ryan Callahan #24 celebrates his goal with teammate Artem Anisimov #42 of the New York Rangers in the second period against the Los Angeles Kings on February 17, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Rangers Take Another Baby Step, Crown Kings

Henrik Lundqvist knocked Anze Kopitar’s shootout shot over the net to earn his 200th NHL win and give the Rangers a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday night.


Henrik Lundqvist

Rangers Face Off Against Streaking Kings

The surging Kings look to extend their season-high road winning streak to four while trying to match the club record for consecutive games with at least one point Thursday night against the Rangers.


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NHL’s Team Lidstrom Beats Team Staal, 11-10

Loui Eriksson’s second goal, an empty-netter at 18:49 of the third period, helped seal an 11-10 victory for Team Lidstrom against Team Staal on Sunday in the NHL All-Star Game


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Kings Set Club Record With 8-0 Start At Home, Top Isles 5-1

Anze Kopitar had two goals and an assist, Dustin Brown scored on a penalty shot and the Los Angeles Kings handed the New York Islanders their 10th straight loss, 5-1 on Saturday night.