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NHL The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time  

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In all the years they've been competing in the NHL, the Los Angeles Kings have certainly gone through some great (and not so great) coaches. That being said, who is the best Los Angeles Kings head coach of all time? This list ranks every Los Angeles Kings coach from best to worst with the help of our users. Hockey fans like you have already voted on this list, but we want you to contribute as well. Upvote your top Los Angeles Kings coaches, keeping stats like regular season record and playoff appearances in mind.

It took over 40 years for the Kings to win their first ever Stanley Cup championship. The coach who won if for them was Darryl Sutter, who won it 2012 and 2014. Barry Melrose also had a great run as head coach. He led the Kings to their first ever Stanley Cup finals in 1993.

If the Los Angeles Kings assembled a team with players from every decade, who would coach it? Vote for the most winningest Los Angeles Kings coach, or simply just the coach that you personally liked the most.
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1
16 3
Darryl Sutter is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time
Darryl Sutter age 60

2
10 2
Barry Melrose is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time
Barry Melrose age 62

3
7 3
Roger Neilson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time

4
5 1
Larry Robinson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time

5
5 2
Bob Pulford is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time
Bob Pulford age 82

6
4 1
Red Kelly is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time
Red Kelly age 91

7
3 0
Tom Webster is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time
Tom Webster age 70

8
4 2
Don Perry is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time
Don Perry

9
3 1
Andy Murray is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time
Andy Murray age 67

10
2 0
Pat Quinn is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time
Pat Quinn age 75

11
2 1
John Torchetti is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time

12
3 3
Terry Murray is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time
Terry Murray age 68

13
2 2
Bob Berry is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time
Bob Berry age 75

14
2 2
Johnny Wilson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time
Johnny Wilson Died at 92 (1893-1985)

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15
2 2
Larry Regan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time
Larry Regan Died at 79 (1930-2009)

16
1 1
Robbie Ftorek is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time
Robbie Ftorek age 66

17
2 3
Parker MacDonald is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time

18
2 3
Hal Laycoe is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time
Hal Laycoe Died at 76 (1922-1998)

19
1 2
John Stevens is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time
John Stevens age 71

20
0 1
Rogatien Vachon is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time
Rogatien Vachon

21
0 1
Marc Crawford is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time
Marc Crawford age 57

22
1 3
Ron Stewart is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time
Ron Stewart Died at 80 (1932-2012)

23
1 3
Fred Glover is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time
Fred Glover Died at 73 (1928-2001)

24
0 2
Mike Murphy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Los Angeles Kings Coaches of All Time
Mike Murphy age 68