Los Angeles Kings

Daniel Carcillo #13 of the Chicago Blackhawks gets his shot past goalie Jonathan Quick #32, Drew Doughty #8, and Jake Muzzin #6 of the Los Angeles Kings to score a first period goal at Staples Center on November 29, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Brad Richards’ 2 Goals Lead Blackhawks Over Kings

Brad Richards left Los Angeles in a much better frame of mind this time with the Chicago Blackhawks than he did after he and the New York Rangers lost the Stanley Cup finals to the Kings.

CBS Chicago–11/30/2014

Martin St. Louis celebrates his goal on Jonathan Quick with Chris Kreider.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Rangers Beat Kings 2-1, Stay Alive In Cup Final

The New York Rangers suddenly have some life in the Stanley Cup final.

06/11/2014

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CBS Local Sports’ 2014 Stanley Cup Final Predictions

It’s LA vs. NYC. It’s Quick vs. Lundqvist. It’s west coast vs. east coast and with that being said … let the games begin! Here are our predictions for what is sure to be an unforgettable and thrilling Cup Final.

06/04/2014

Kings defenseman Drew Doughty. (Harry How/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Stanley Cup Final Preview

Drew Doughty and the Kings are favored over the Rangers.

CBS Chicago–06/04/2014

Ben Smith skates away after the Kings won Game 7. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: Puck Bounces Kings’ Way In Epic Series

The Blackhawks are usually the team celebrating, not the team standing around waiting for the handshake line.

CBS Chicago–06/01/2014

Brandon Saad celebrates with teammates. (Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Baffoe: I Need To Know Which Blackhawks Team Is Showing Up For Game 6

For all the success, being a Blackhawks fan isn’t easy on the heart.

CBS Chicago–05/30/2014

The Kings celebrate a goal against the Blackhawks. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: Lesson Learned? Don’t Fall Asleep On The Kings

The Blackhawks found out what happens when you start taking the Kings lightly.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2014

Justin Williams of the Los Angeles Kings scores a second period goal against the Blackhawks.  (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Collapse In 6-2 Loss To Kings

The Los Angeles Kings defeated the Chicago Blackhawks 6-2 and evened the Western Conference Final at one game apiece.

05/21/2014

Jonathan Toews tries to stop before crashing into Jonathan Quick. Toews' goal was disallowed on the play. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: No Explanation Necessary — Blackhawks’ Resiliency Shines Again

The Blackhawks didn’t let a tough call beat them Sunday.

CBS Chicago–05/18/2014

The Blackhawks celebrate a goal by Duncan Keith on Sunday. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Crawford Leads Blackhawks Past Kings 3-1 in Game 1

The Chicago BLackhawks defeated the Los Angeles Kings 3-1 in Game 1 of the Western Conference Final.

05/18/2014

Goaltender Jonathan Quick  defends his net as Andrew Shaw tries for the wrap-around shot.  (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Blackhawks Vs Kings Preview

Since eliminating the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night, the Blackhawks have been waiting to find out which team they’d face in the Western Conference Final.

05/17/2014

Michal Rozsival #32 of the Chicago Blackhawks controls the puck under pressure from Daniel Carcillo #17 of the Los Angeles Kings at the United Center on December 15, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks-Kings Western Conference Final Schedule

The Chicago Blackhawks will take on the Los Angeles Kings for a chance to play in the Stanley Cup Final.

05/17/2014

Duncan Keith, left, and Patrick Sharp. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Have 4th-Best Odds To Win Stanley Cup

The Bruins are the odds-on favorite to win the Cup.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2014

Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane celebrates his first-period goal against the Kings at Staples Center on February 3, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Kane’s 3 Points Lead Blackhawks To 5-3 Win Over Kings

Patrick Kane learned of his grandfather’s death shortly before game time, and he handled the pain in the only way he could imagine. By playing his heavy heart out.

02/04/2014

Partick Sharp #10, Jonathan Toews #19, Marian Hossa #81, Brent Seabrook #7 and Duncan Keith #2 of the Chicago Blackhawks celebrate Toews second period goal against the Edmonton Oilers at the United Center on January 12, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Silverman: Demanding Pre-Olympic Road Trip Will Test Blackhawks

They face nine games prior to the Olympic break, and eight of them are on the road — including games at Detroit, Minnesota, Vancouver, San Jose, Los Angeles, and Anaheim.

670 The Score–01/22/2014

Daniel Carcillo. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Trade Carcillo To Kings For Conditional Draft Pick

The Chicago Blackhawks have traded away another player, this time dealing forward Daniel Carcillo to the Los Angeles Kings for a conditional draft pick.

07/16/2013

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Kings’ Brown Makes Case To Keep Squad Together

After two straight playoff runs extending well into June, Dustin Brown believes the Los Angeles Kings only get the full benefit of all that experience if they stay together.

06/11/2013

(Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Kings Look Ahead After Championship Run Falls Short

Los Angeles is the 14th consecutive NHL champion to fail to repeat, but the first in four years to make it back to the conference finals the next year.

06/10/2013

Brent Seabrook #7, Jonathan Toews #19, Patrick Kane #88 (obscured), Duncan Keith #2 and Bryan Bickell #29 of the Chicago Blackhawks celebrate after Kane scored a first period goal against the Los Angeles Kings during Game Five of the Western Conference Finals of the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at United Center on June 8, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Kane Hat Trick Sends Blackhawks To Cup Final

Patrick Kane skated toward the middle of the ice, dropped to his knees and pumped his right arm, surrounded by a sea of red jumping up and down in waves. The hats began to come down as the Chicago Blackhawks rushed in to celebrate another trip to the Stanley Cup Final.

06/08/2013

Mike Richards #10 of the Los Angeles Kings controls the puck in the third period of Game One of the Western Conference Final against the Chicago Blackhawks during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at United Center on June 1, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The Blackhawks defeated the Kings 2-1. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Kings Center Mike Richards ’50-50′ According To Coach

Los Angeles Kings Coach Darryl Suttertold reporters that Mike Richards is ’50-50′ to play in Game 5 against the Blackhawks.

06/08/2013

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