September 17th, 2015 In Los Angeles Kings, Top Stories 0 comments

The Los Angeles Kings' future is significantly clearer than it was 24 hours ago. The Kings, and their fans alike, finally have an end result to the drama that has been Slava Voynov's legal troubles. Voynov will not seek a return to the Kings' roster, or a return to the NHL for that matter. For almost a year now, the Russian defender has been...

September 16th, 2015 In Hockey History, Kings History, Los Angeles Kings, Top 10 Lists 0 comments

The Franchise Four. The Mount Rushmore. Four players who tell the story of an organization. In this series, I'll be taking a look at the history of all 30 NHL squads. For criteria, I'm choosing one forward, defenceman, goaltender and a wild card from any position. Since entering the NHL in 1967, the Los Angeles Kings have won two Stanley Cup...

September 16th, 2015 In Flyers History, Kings History, Philadelphia Flyers 0 comments

With Tuesday's announcement that Simon Gagne will be retiring from hockey, it's a good time to look back at some of the highlights of his career. While injuries and declining production had his last few NHL seasons looking less than what we once expected, Gagne put together a remarkable career, almost exclusively in a Flyers sweater. He was a...

September 14th, 2015 In Los Angeles Kings, Previews and Predictions, Top Stories 0 comments

There probably isn't a team that is looking forward to the start of the regular season more than the Los Angeles Kings. The Kings have had a rough couple of months and should be salivating at the mouth at the chance to write the next chapter in their history. The Kings' wild ride started back on Apr. 7 when they were officially eliminated from...

September 10th, 2015 In Los Angeles Kings 0 comments

The other skate appears to be dropping in the 11-month old Slava Voynov saga. Per a report by the Russian news agency TASS, the Kings' star defenseman was taken into custody by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) last week, shortly after being released from prison after serving a 90-day sentence for domestic violence. The decision to...

September 10th, 2015 In Calgary Flames, Edmonton Oilers, Los Angeles Kings, San Jose Sharks 0 comments

There is less than a month separating the hockey world from the 2015-16 NHL regular season. Only a few weeks of developmental camps and preseason hockey sit between hockey fans and another season of fast paced, hard-hitting NHL action. Although playoff races aren't interesting until the last few weeks of the season, the NHL season is a marathon...

September 9th, 2015 In Kings Goaltending, Kings Transactions, Los Angeles Kings 0 comments

Training camp brings about a steep level of competition for a lot of players fighting for the same roster spot. There are individual players that certainly have their spot on the roster and simply must show up in shape and ready to play, however there are players that do not have a definite spot nor a definite contract. One position in...

September 8th, 2015 In Calgary Flames, Los Angeles Kings, San Jose Sharks 0 comments

Powered by overall success, the Pacific Division has had teams establish themselves as some of the league's top clubs. However, a larger amount of that recent success has come from one state. The Los Angeles Kings' 2012 and 2014 Stanley Cup Championships, the Anaheim Ducks' 105 wins over the last two seasons and nine straight playoff...

September 3rd, 2015 In Los Angeles Kings, Tampa Bay Lightning, Top 10 Lists 0 comments

In a salary cap world, it can make all the difference in the world to have a player or two who vastly outperforms their cap hit. That can be a part of the difficult balance a team must strike to have the roster depth and high-level talent it takes to make a run at the Cup. So we undertake looking at the 15 best contracts* entering the 2015-16...

September 2nd, 2015 In Carolina Hurricanes, Los Angeles Kings, Minnesota Wild 0 comments

The title of “captain” in today’s NHL has taken on a bit of a different meaning than it meant in the past decade or two. Today, the captaincy is less about showcasing a player's leadership and more about showcasing talent. As the captain of any particular team is often the most recognized player on that team, organizations have taken to...

Page 20 of 87...1819202122...