|April 11, 2015: LA Kings finish season with 4-1 win over Sharks|
LOS ANGELES (AP) The Kings and Sharks hadn't played such a meaningless game in April for more than a half-decade.
|April 6, 2015: Sean Monahan is the Flames' hope for the future|
The Calgary Flames are one of the NHL's biggest surprises this season. If their success is going to go beyond this season forward Sean Monahan is going to be a big part of that.
|April 6, 2015: NHL Daily Picks: Rangers look continue Presidents' Trophy push|
This is the NHL Daily Picks where hockey writers Adam Gretz and Chris Peters make their picks for select games every day. On Monday, the New York Rangers keep pushing for the Presidents' Trophy and the Kings, Jets and Canucks all fight for a playoff spot in the Western Conference.
|April 3, 2015: Kings' Kopitar Helps Out In Rout|
Kopitar dished out two assists and went plus-4 in Thursday's 8-2 annihilation of Edmonton.After two straight off the scoresheet, Kopitar got right back at it, and the big plus-minus effort has pushed him just one tick short of being even for the year. Despite those two down games, Kopi's on a good late-season run, having totaled 10 points in his last eight contests.
|April 3, 2015: Gaborik, Carter lead surging Kings' 8-2 rout of Oilers|
LOS ANGELES (AP) With three goals in the first 10 minutes, the Los Angeles Kings demonstrated how seriously they're taking their late playoff push.