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NHL Announces LA Kings Tickets to 2017 China Games Go On Sale Today

Public tickets to the 2017 NHL China Games™ presented by O.R.G. Packaging are available now

by LA Kings @LAKings / LAKings.com

Tickets to the 2017 NHL China Games™ presented by O.R.G. Packaging in Shanghai and Beijing between the LA Kings and the Vancouver Canucks are available to the public to purchase today.

Tickets to the preseason games between the Kings and Canucks on Sept. 21 at Mercedes-Benz Arena in Shanghai and on Sept. 23 at Wukesong Arena in Beijing are available for purchase now via Damai.cn.

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PODCAST: The Royal Half Recaps the Offseason; Pete Weber on Preds Cup Run

ATKM discusses the hiring of Pierre Turgeon, the return of Andrei Loktionov, and the 8 RFAs signed by the LA Kings

by Jesse Cohen @KingsMenPodcast / LAKings.com

It's July and we have a surprising amount of LA Kings news!

The Royal Half joins host Jesse Cohen to discuss a new assistant coach, the return of a former champion, and a bundle of RFA contract signings.

Following that conversation, voice of the Nashville Predators and former Kings broadcaster, Pete Weber, shares his memories from the team's run to the 2017 Stanley Cup Final.

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Paul LaDue Signs 1-Year Deal with LA Kings

The 24-year-old defenseman made his NHL debut this past season, registering 8 points in 22 games

by LA Kings @LAKings / LAKings.com

The LA Kings have signed defenseman Paul LaDue to a one-year, two-way contract extension, Kings Vice President and General Manager Rob Blake announced today.

LaDue's contract carries a cap hit of $874,125 at the NHL level.

Video: Paul LaDue makes his way from North Dakota to the NHL

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Jonny Brodzinski Signs 2-Year Contract with LA Kings

The 24-year-old forward led the Ontario Reign with 27 goals last season, and made his NHL debut by appearing in six games with the LA Kings

by LA Kings @LAKings / LAKings.com

The LA Kings have signed forward Jonny Brodzinski to a two-year contract extension, Kings Vice President and General Manager Rob Blake announced today. 

Brodzinski's contract carries an Average Annual Value (AAV) of $650,000 at the NHL level.

The first year of his contract is a two-way deal, and the second year of his contract is a one-way deal.

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Michael Mersch Signs 1-Year Contract with LA Kings

The 24-year-old forward scored 33 points in 48 regular season games with the Ontario Reign this past season

by LA Kings @LAKings / LAKings.com

The LA Kings have signed forward Michael Mersch to a one-year, two-way contract extension, Kings Vice President and General Manager Rob Blake announced today.

Mersch's contract carries an Average Annual Value (AAV) of $650,000 at the NHL level.

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LA Kings Sign Four Restricted Free Agents to 1-Year Contract Extensions

Four members of last year's Ontario Reign squad are returning to the organization next season

by LA Kings @LAKings / LAKings.com

The LA Kings have signed forwards Justin Auger and Andrew Crescenzi, along with defensemen Zachary Leslie and Kurtis MacDermid to one-year, two-way contract extensions, Kings Vice President and General Manager Rob Blake announced today.

All four of the players' contracts carry a $650,000 cap hit at the NHL level.

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Kevin Gravel Signs 1-Year Extension with LA Kings

The 25-year-old defenseman agrees to a two-way contract for 2017-18 season

by LA Kings @LAKings / LAKings.com

The LA Kings have signed defenseman Kevin Gravel to a one-year, two-way contract extension, Kings Vice President and General Manager Rob Blake announced today.

Gravel's contract carries an Annual Average Value (AAV) of $650,000 at the NHL level.

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Andrei Loktionov Agrees to Professional Tryout with LA Kings

The 27-year-old forward will attend training camp with the team that drafted him 123rd overall in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft

by LA Kings @LAKings / LAKings.com

Andrei Loktionov has agreed to a professional tryout (PTO) with the LA Kings ahead of the 2017-18 season.

The PTO means the 27-year-old native of Voskresensk, Russia could return to the team that drafted him 123rd overall in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft. He will attend Kings training camp in September.

Last season, Loktionov registered 27 points (12-15=27) in 58 games for Lokomotiv Yaroslavl of the KHL. He added 12 points (4-8=12) in 14 games during Lokomotiv's run to the Western Conference finals of the Gagarin Cup.

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Ontario Reign Announce 2017-18 Regular Season Schedule

The Reign will open the 2017-18 season on the road against San Antonio

by LA Kings @LAKings / LAKings.com

The Ontario Reign, the LA Kings AHL affiliate team, announced their 2017-18 regular season schedule today.

This upcoming season, the Reign will be celebrating their 10th year of hockey in the Inland Empire.

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Open Letter from the LA Kings President

Luc Robitaille on the changes made throughout the organization and what he expects from the LA Kings in the upcoming 2017-18 season

by Luc Robitaille @LAKings / LAKings.com

As we look ahead to the start of training camp in September, we are anxious and excited to build a dynamic roster, committed to returning to the top of the NHL.

As President of the LA Kings, I will make every effort to ensure our team is contending each and every year for the Stanley Cup.

Our hockey operations team, led by Rob Blake and John Stevens, believe in the collective make-up of this group. Since taking over back in April, they have already made improvements highlighted by significant changes to our coaching staff that will emphasize creativity, while focusing on implementing an effective offensive approach, as well as maintaining our stalwart defensive game.

Our culture remains strong and our belief that we belong at the top of the NHL has only been strengthened by these changes and our attention and focus on the following:

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