The Los Angeles Kings are one of three teams that share the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. The team has a long history of success, but recently has fallen on hard times but captured the teams’ first Championship in history. The team looks to continue its’ tradition of success in front of 18,000 fans. You can find all Los Angeles Kings home and away games when you shop in the BroadRippleTickets.com marketplace.
The Los Angeles Kings capped off an impressive run through the Stanley Cup Playoffs by winning the franchise’s first Stanley Cup Championship. The Los Angeles Kings underachieved all season after they made several offseason acquisitions to bolster the offense. The Kings started out strong but they started to struggle under head coach Terry Murray. He was replaced with Darryl Sutter. The Kings would make a surprising trade to acquire at the trade deadline to acquire more offense for the stretch run and ultimately the playoffs. The Kings were much improved under Sutter, going 25–13–11. They also narrowly missed clinching their second divisional title in franchise history.
The Kings settled for the 8th seed, having rounded out the season with a 40–27–15 record with 95 points. The Kings found magic in the playoffs exciting their fans for the first time since Wayne Gretzky was on the team as the knocked off the Presidents’ Trophy winning Vancouver Canucks in the first round of the playoffs in five games. Making their first semifinal since 2000-01, they swept the St. Louis Blues to advance to Conference Finals and then dispatched the Phoenix Coyotes in five games, advancing to the Stanley Cup Finals for the second time in franchise history. They became the second team to eliminate the top three seeds en-route to the Stanley Cup Finals.
The Kings continued to ride their wave of success into the finals as they took out the New Jersey Devils in six games to win the Stanley Cup. The Kings fans expectations are riding high as the team has kept most of the core players by signing them to extensions this past offseason. The Kings have finally made on mark on Los Angeles, which is mostly known as a Lakers town as it has transformed into a Kings town. However, can the Kings carry that momentum into this season whenever it may start?
The Los Angeles Kings play their home games at the Staples Center, where the share the arena with the Los Angeles Lakers and Clippers. The Kings normally sell out every home game, so you will need to purchase your Los Angeles Kings Tickets in advance if you want to watch the Stanley Cup Champions battle their conference rivals this season. If you do not live in the California area, do not worry Broad Ripple Tickets also have tickets for Kings away game as well. If you do not want to be shutout from the heart stopping action of Los Angeles Kings hockey then purchase Los Angeles Kings today!
Who is the all-time leading goal-scorer for the Los Angeles Kings? Luc Robitaille
What was the first year the Los Angeles Kings played in the NHL? 1967
What arena do the Los Angeles Kings skate their home contests in? Staples Center, Los Angeles
How many Stanley Cup Championships do the Kings have? 1
What division do the Los Angeles Kings play in? Pacific Division