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LA Kings, Canucks Will Play First NHL Games in China

Teams to face-off in preseason games on Sept. 21 and Sept. 23 in Shanghai and Beijing

by LA Kings @LAKings /

BEIJING -- At the invitation of Bloomage International and as a piece of the NHL's long-term business strategy in China, the LA Kings and Vancouver Canucks will face off in the first-ever preseason games played in China as part of the 2017 NHL China Games™ presented by O.R.G. Packaging, the NHL®, the NHLPA and Bloomage International jointly announced today.

The preseason games between the Kings and Canucks will be played on Sept. 21 at Mercedes-Benz Arena in Shanghai and on Sept. 23 at Huaxi LIVE Wukesong's Le Sports Center in Beijing, where today's announcement was made.

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Jonny Brodzinski's Parents Reflect on Son's NHL Debut

Mike and Kathy Brodzinski share their flurry of emotions from the past week as their 23-year-old son played his first NHL game with the LA Kings

by PumperNicholl @PumperNicholl /

Jonny Brodzinski made his debut with the LA Kings over the weekend, and his parents and fiancée were on hand to enjoy every second of the momentous occassion.

Mike and Kathy Brodzinski sat down with KSTP-TV in St. Paul, Minnesota to discuss everything from the moment they found out their son was called up by the Kings, to watching him play his first NHL game in person at STAPLES Center.

The 23-year-old forward played 11:03 against the New York Rangers and totaled three shots on goal, including one that nearly resulted in his first NHL goal.

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Fit To Be King: Circuit Five Breakdown

Check out the newest Fit To Be King circuit with 24 Hour Fitness Trainer, Nik Herold

by LA Kings @LAKings /

Be as Fit To Be King with the next circuit from 24 Hour Fitness!

Continue your workout with Circuit One, Circuit Two, Circuit Three, and Circuit Four if you haven't yet!

Today's workout is explained below by 24 Hour Fitness trainer Nik Herold.

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LA Kings Top 5 Plays of the Week 3/27

So many goals. All in one game.

by Emily Griganavicius @LAKings /

This past week was filled with must-win games for the LA Kings. 

While that may have not been the outcome for all of them, the Kings did show that they can score goals...

...Maybe not in every game, but definitely in games that they get going.

Thankfully, the Kings did just that in their game against the Winnipeg Jets. 

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Broadcast Change for LA Kings vs Oilers on 4/4/17

Kings-Oilers game will now be nationally broadcast on NBCSN

by LA Kings PR @LAKingsPR /

The LA Kings vs. Edmonton Oilers game on April 4 at STAPLES Center will now be broadcast on NBCSN.

It was originally scheduled to be produced by FOX Sports West and air on KCOP-TV (Ch. 13).

The following schedule details the Kings' final eight games of the regular season:

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LA Kings Sign Matt Roy to 2-Year Entry-Level Contract

Former 7th round draft pick joins organization after finishing college career at Michigan Tech

by LA Kings @LAKings /

The LA Kings have signed defenseman Matt Roy to a two-year entry-level contract, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today.

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Bark Madness 2017: Championship Round

Which LA Kings dog will take home the spot as Top Dog in the 2017 Bark Madness Final? Vote now!

by The Royal Half @TheRoyalHalf /

It begins with a dream.

A dream to be the best. A dream to elevate your game to unreachable heights, all in the pursuit of the ultimate victory.

For these competitors, each year of training actually feels like seven years.

But in the end ... it's all worth it.

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Bark Madness 2017: Final Four Winners

We take a look at which LA Kings dogs will be advancing on from the Final Four of Bark Madness 2017!

by The Royal Half @TheRoyalHalf /

The Final Four of Bark Madness 2017 presented by Zignature has come to the end! It's now time to reveal which two dogs will compete in the ultimate battle to decide which dog is the best LA Kings dog!

And this past week, political pundits everywhere weighed in with their opinion!


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50 Forgotten Stories: Birth or Playoff Berth?

by Sheng Peng @Sheng_Peng /

For many parents, the birth of a child is an unrivaled, not-to-be-missed experience. Markus Mattsson, however, was warming up between the Forum pipes on February 26, 1983 as his first child Niklas was being delivered.

If only someone had told him what was happening, just a mile away at Centinela Hospital.

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PODCAST: Winnipeg Jets Postgame 3/24/17

Jack Jablonski talks postgame with Jesse Cohen; plus, Mark Greczmiel previews his film, The California Golden Seals Story

by Jesse Cohen @KingsMenPodcast /

Jack Jablonski joins host Jesse Cohen following the Kings 5-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets.

Then Mark Greczmiel, producer/director of The California Golden Seals Story, gives us a sneak preview of his film chronicling the birth, rise and fall of the former NHL franchise.

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