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Having been sent to the Kings in the Jonathan Bernier trade, Frattin has high hopes to crack the team's top-six forward lineup. (Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports)

Kings vs. Ducks: Five Key Comparisons You Should Know

After seeing the first game of the 2013-14 Freeway Face-Off series on Tuesday, Dec. 3, it’s striking how alike Southern California’s NHL franchises have become. Both the L.A. Kings and […]

by · December 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Los Angeles Kings
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Los Angeles Kings Update: The Streak Continues

The Kings’ annoyingly deja vu-esque 3-2 shootout loss to the San Jose Sharks last Wednesday tied one significant team milestone: the longest streak earning at least one point in club […]

by · November 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Los Angeles Kings
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Is the West Now the Superior Conference?

The Western Conference has some very strong teams this year, along with more clubs with winning records than in the East. Is the West the better conference?

by · November 30, 2013 · 2 comments · Los Angeles Kings, News
Kings’ Hits: Week of November 18 – 24, 2013

Kings’ Hits: Week of November 18 – 24, 2013

Frustration, although quite painful at times, is a very positive and essential part of success — Bo Bennett The Kings’ week on the ice The Kings earned points in all […]

by · November 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Los Angeles Kings
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Does Shooting Percentage Improve Winning Percentage?

Watching the Kings fire 35 shots on net against the New Jersey Devils only to be stoned by goaltender Cory Schneider in a 2-1 overtime loss the other night prompted […]

by · November 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche, Los Angeles Kings
Linden Vey (9) and Tyler Toffoli skate off the ice after a shift Saturday against the Providence Bruins (Josh Weinreb Photo)

The Kings’ Young Third Line Oozes With Potential

As a Kings fan, watching veteran forwards Anze Kopitar, Justin Williams, Mike Richards, Jeff Carter and Dustin Brown buzz around the net engenders confidence in both the present and future […]

by · November 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Los Angeles Kings, Prospects
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Kopitar & Kings Ready to Reclaim Their Crown

The Los Angeles Kings returned to the scene of the crime (kind of) last week when they played their first game in New Jersey against the Devils since they played […]

by · November 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Los Angeles Kings
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The Achilles’ Heel of Every Pacific Division Team this Season

There are known knowns; there are things we know that we know. There are known unknowns; that is to say, there are things that we now know we don’t know. […]

For the Kids: 2013 L.A. Kings Rink Tour

For the Kids: 2013 L.A. Kings Rink Tour

On a typically nice sunny Sunday afternoon in California, young hockey players got to meet some NHL stars in Los Angeles during the 2013 L.A. Kings Rink Tour. Four players […]

by · November 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Los Angeles Kings, News
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Sharks-Kings Rivalry Will Become One of the Greatest in NHL

California has become a hockey state.  The sunshine of southern California doesn’t dampen the ice at Staples Center.  And the tech geeks in Silicon Valley have mastered the art of hockey […]

by · November 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Los Angeles Kings, San Jose Sharks
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The Jumbled Pacific Division: An Early Season Recap

I think we consider too much the good luck of the early bird, and not enough the bad luck of the early worm — Franklin D. Roosevelt After just over […]

The Freeway Face-off. What makes a Rivalry?

The Freeway Face-off. What makes a Rivalry?

The Freeway Face-off When two teams are in such close proximity to each other, 45 minutes depending on traffic, one would think that because these two teams duke it out […]

by · October 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Anaheim Ducks, Los Angeles Kings