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The LA Kings Want You, Chrissy Teigen!

Based on our calculations, we're 99.9% sure that Chrissy Tiegen would be a viable Emergency Backup Goalie

by LA Kings @LAKings / LAKings.com

Back during the NHL Playoffs, Chrissy Teigen tweeted that she absolutely could be a hockey goalie. 

While not everyone was so sure (*cough* Ryan Miller *cough*), the LA Kings were had faith in her abilities.

Tweet from @LAKings: Chrissy, you could 100% be a hockey goalie. Don���t let anyone make you think otherwise ������

Tweet from @LAKings: Just talked to our GM and he wants you to come tryout. You in?

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LA Kings to Host Three Legends Nights in 2018-19 Season

Lubomir Visnovsky, Sean O'Donnell and Willie O'Ree will be recognized in the annual Legends Night Series

by LA Kings @LAKings / LAKings.com

Two former long-time LA Kings and NHL defensemen, Lubomir Visnovsky and Sean O'Donnell, along with Willie O'Ree, a member of the Hockey Hall of Fame's Class of 2018, will be honored at STAPLES Center this season as part of the Legends Night Series presented by McDonald's.

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Seven Assigned to Junior Teams, One Released; LA Kings Roster Down to 52

The LA Kings have announced the following player transactions as they trim their 2018 Training Camp Roster to 52 players

by LA Kings @LAKings / LAKings.com

The LA Kings have announced the following player transactions.


Assigned to Junior Teams:

Aidan Dudas - F (Owen Sound, OHL)

The 5-7, 164-pounder 18-year-old recorded 65 points (31-34=65), a plus-1 rating and 12 penalty minutes in 68 regular season games with the OHL's Owen Sound Attack this past season. His 31 goals tied for second on the team and his 65 points ranked third on his club. He added another seven points (3-4=7) in 11 postseason games.

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PODCAST: Hockey is Back! Recapping the Preseason Opener with Dave Joseph

All the Kings Men takes a look at LA Kings Training Camp and the opening games of the 2018-19 preseason schedule

by Jesse Cohen @KingsMenPodcast / LAKings.com

The LA Kings opened their preseason schedule with split squad losses to the Arizona Coyotes. More importantly, hockey is back!

Kings Public Address Announcer Dave Joseph joined host Jesse Cohen to recap the game at STAPLES Center and discuss the Kings training camp.

Listen in:

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LA Kings and NHL Partner to Launch Beijing Jr. Kings Youth Hockey Program

Beijing Jr. Kings become the first-ever development initiative for any NHL team in China

by LA Kings @LAKings / LAKings.com

The LA Kings and the NHL are strengthening their presence in China and expanding their relationship with ORG Packaging, a packaging and containers company based in Beijing, with the launch of Beijing Jr. Kings.

The agreement, brokered by AEG Global Partnerships, makes the Beijing Jr. Kings the first-ever youth hockey development program created, owned and operated by the LA Kings outside Los Angeles and the first-ever development initiative for any NHL team in China.

The program will be housed at the new Beijing A.Z. Ice Sports Club and former Kings forward Todd Elik serves as head coach.

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LA Kings to Broadcast All Games on iHeartRadio for 2018-19 Season

All-new LA Kings Audio Network to debut as Nick Nickson and Daryl Evans return to the booth

by LA Kings @LAKings / LAKings.com

The LA Kings and iHeartMedia have announced that as part of a new and innovative digital partnership, all Kings games - including preseason, regular season and postseason contests - will now stream live on the new official LA Kings Audio Network, a custom station available on iHeartRadio, iHeartMedia's all-in-one digital music, podcast, on demand and live streaming radio service.

The coverage on iHeartRadio will also include the broadcast's 30-minute pregame show, which begins with tonight's first preseason game against the Arizona Coyotes at STAPLES Center at 7 p.m.
 

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Additionally, iHeartRadio will feature Kings Talk, the club's popular call-in radio show, which will stream live after most home games inside the Impact Sports Bar & Grill inside STAPLES Center.

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Thousands of Fans Attend Opening Weekend of LA Kings Training Camp

The Kings kicked off training camp with a fun-filled fan fest and intra-squad game.

by LAKings @LAKings / LAKings.com

The LA Kings celebrated the opening of 2018-19 training camp by hosting a fan fest on Saturday, September 15th at Toyota Sports Center and an intra-squad game on Sunday, September 16th at the Citizens Bank Arena.  

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LA Kings to Hold 'Open Goalie Tryouts' on Sept 23 at Toyota Sports Center

Think you're good enough to play goalie in the NHL? Here's your chance! Learn how you can become the emergency backup goalie for the Kings during the 2018-19 season

by LA Kings @LAKings / LAKings.com

The LA Kings will hold open goalie tryouts on Sunday, September 23 at Toyota Sports Center as the club seeks qualified amateur candidates to provide emergency goaltending duties at home games during the upcoming season.

Candidates must be at least 18 years old and have played a high level of amateur hockey, but must not have signed a contract to play in a professional league.

"The NHL requires each home team to have an emergency goalie in the stands at every game. It is rare that one of these goalies sees action in a game, but it can happen. One of our fans might have the chance to live out their NHL dream at STAPLES Center and that begins on September 23 with our open tryout," said Kings President and Hockey Hall of Famer Luc Robitaille. "We look forward to scouting our local talent."

Sign Up for the LA Kings Emergency Goalie Tryout

Qualified candidates must meet these criteria:

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Ontario Reign to Host 2020 AHL All-Star Classic

'The All-Star Classic will showcase the brightest talent in our league to the Inland Empire and we're excited to place a spotlight on our franchise'

by LA Kings @LAKings / LAKings.com

American Hockey League President and CEO David Andrews announced today that the Ontario Reign have been selected as hosts of the 2020 AHL All-Star Classic.

The 2020 AHL All-Star Classic will be held at Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario on January 26-27, 2020.

"Ontario has welcomed the AHL into its community with open arms, and we are very excited to bring our celebration of hockey's best young talent to southern California with our first All-Star Classic on the west coast," said Andrews. "We look forward to working with the Reign organization over the next 16 months to put together a world-class event."

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LA Kings Take on Offseason: Volleyball Life

For the players that stay in LA during offseason, it's more than just going to the beach in the South Bay

by LA Kings @LAKings / LAKings.com

Offseason in the South Bay is more than just going to the beach. 

Beach volleyball often becomes a part of people's everyday lives.

This is very true for many of the LA Kings players that stay around in LA for offseason.

Recently, @LAKings caught up with Derek Forbort and Jack Campbell to talk beach volleyball.

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