The LA Kings are coming off 2 straight wins first vs Columbus and then Anaheim. In the last week, here are some big changes and big news.
Willie Desjardins Named Head Coach before the Anaheim game; John Stevens Relieved of His Duties
LA Kings announce coaching changes as Desjardins steps in as Head Coach, Marco Sturm joins as assistant coach
LA Kings Players Take Responsibility for Coaching Changes
After John Stevens and Don Nachbaur were relieved of their duties, the Kings realized the part they played in these changes
In Willie Desjardins’ first game behind the bench, the LA Kings showed urgency and passion in their 4-1 over the Anaheim Ducks
Hockey Hall of Famer Adam Oates Joins LA Kings as Consultant
Oates will provide the Kings with advice regarding player skills evaluation and development.
Jonathan Quick Out Indefinitely Following Surgery to Repair Torn Meniscus. ETA is approx 6 weeks so Jack Campbell will take over as the starting goalie at this time.