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State of the Franchise multimedia, bullet points

The Los Angeles Kings held a State of the Franchise event for season ticket members on Thursday evening at the Microsoft Theatre, a panel hosted by broadcasters Alex Faust and Patrick O'Neal that also featured Luc Robitaille, Rob Blake, John Stevens and Nelson Emerson. Because this was a special STM event that contained an entrance …

Kings executives tell season-ticket holders there are ways to improve scoring

The Los Angeles Kings' executive brass started out their "state of the franchise" meeting with season-ticket holders with an intricate presentation on how they will improve their offense.

Job openings: Ontario Reign Insider, LAKI Associate

A good afternoon to you, Insiders, and safe travels through Thursday traffic to get to tonight's State of the Franchise event. There are a pair of openings at LAKI HQ as Lindsay Czarnecki and Bo Hamby have moved on.

Player evaluations: The goalies

PETER BUDAJ This season: 3,030 minutes, 27-20-3 record, 2.12 goals-against average, .917 save percentage, .925 even strength save percentage, 7 shutouts (with Los Angeles), 3,309 minutes, 30-21-3 record, 2.18 goals-against average, .915 save percentage, .924 even strength save percentage, 7 shutouts (total) The good: Peter Budaj entered the year as the third string goalie, cleared …

Galaxy, Angels keep their fans the happiest, survey says

Fans, Galaxy, Angels, Dodgers, Rams, Lakers, Clippers, Kings, Ducks

A Look At LA Kings 2016 2nd Round PIck D Kale Clague

EL SEGUNDO, CA — Barring what would have to be rather drastic, maybe even somewhat disastrous circumstances, defenseman prospect Kale Clague won't make the Los Angeles Kings roster for at least two-to-three years. Nevertheless, he is making solid strides towards that end.

NHL.com 31-in-31 series profiles Kings

Good news, everyone! NHL.com is profiling all 31 NHL teams, and Monday, August 14 is L.A.

Greene officially re-joins Kings as Pro Scout

Matt Greene has officially re-joined the Los Angeles Kings as a Pro Scout, the team officially announced on Monday. Greene, who had his contract bought out in late June, was expected to serve as the club's Pacific Division AHL scout as a part of his job description, according to team sources at the NHL Draft. …

Photos, videos: Kings at Long Beach All-City Beach Day; On the Bench

More excellent August #content, courtesy of Olli Postanin and Jacob Ardown, the On the Bench Boys. Extended stick taps go to LA Kings Production for unearthing these sick fundie videos.

2016-17 in Review: Can Derek Forbort Avoid the Sophomore Slump?

The defenseman's rookie season was an unexpected success, and he'll look to take a step forward instead of a step back in 2017-18.

Videos: Gretzky, Robitaille, On the Bench; ESPN.com Kings story

VIDEOS. Jeff Carter eschews brash, explosive celebrations for a more satisfied restraint when he scores.

2016-17 in Review: Will Jeff Carter maintain his level of production in 2017-18?

Carter was the catalyst of the Kings' two Cup runs, and remains the big gun of the team's offense with his consistent production.

Photos: 2011 NHL Premiere, Hamburg and Stockholm

With the Kings heading across the Pacific for the NHL China Series next month, I got to thinking about the 2011 NHL Premiere and dove into my archives from an old computer to dig up some photos and memories of when I covered the European trip for FOX Sports West. After concluding the exhibition schedule …

Player evaluation: Pearson

TANNER PEARSON This season: 80 games, 24 goals, 20 assists, 44 points, 13 penalty minutes, +5 rating, +2.1% CF%Rel, 16:19 time on ice The good: There were really only three primary developments on which the 2016-17 season could hang its hat. There was Peter Budaj's season-saving relief, a whole lotta questions answered by Derek Forbort …

2017 Top 25 Under 25: Help Us Rank LA’s Top Young Players and Prospects

Thirty players are eligible for our fifth edition of the Top 25 Under 25. Who will come out on top?