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Wayne Gretzky’s Best Lineup

When filling out an all-time Wayne Gretzky roster, one may run into 99 problems but 99 ain’t one.  Surely there is no dearth of talent, especially considering the team’s that […]

by · December 21, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Hockey History, Los Angeles Kings, Top 10 Lists
Fox, with two Kings fans in front of L.A. Live in Los Angeles. Credit: Harburrito (Own work) via Wikimedia Commons

Jim Fox: The Loudly Quiet “Mr. Kings”

When Kings fans think of career “heart and soul” franchise players, a few obvious choices come to mind. Dave Taylor has to be the natural first consideration, as he spent […]

by · December 19, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Los Angeles Kings
The Kings led the league in FenwickClose for 2013-14 at 56.7% (Jayne Kamin-Oncea-US PRESSWIRE)

Will The LA Kings Lose Their Stanley Cup Momentum?

Is there a chance that the city of Los Angeles will forget about the LA Kings? The LA Kings won the Stanley Cup for the first win last spring after […]

by · December 17, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Los Angeles Kings
Dave Taylor (left) was the Kings' GM during the bitter contract negotiations with Blake. (credit: Shelly Castellano/Icon SMI).

The Ten Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time

If you are explaining, you are losing— J.C. Watts If true, the L.A. Kings have done one hell of a lot of ‘splainin’ over their 45-year history. However, thanks to […]

Twitterpated: Inside the Minds of the NHL

Twitterpated: Inside the Minds of the NHL

Even hut-dwellers in N’Djamena, Chad are keenly aware that social media has revolutionized how we communicate. Moreover, it allows us a glimpse into the unsolicited, unfiltered minds of celebrities and […]

The Kings led the league in FenwickClose for 2013-14 at 56.7% (Jayne Kamin-Oncea-US PRESSWIRE)

Where in the World Are the Los Angeles Kings?

In some alternate universe, a hockey contributor is using this exact title to question why the Los Angeles Kings have gotten off to a slow start in defending their Stanley […]

by · November 15, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Los Angeles Kings
Remembering the Los Angeles Kings’ Prolific Triple Crown Line

Remembering the Los Angeles Kings’ Prolific Triple Crown Line

Growing up in the 1970’s as a hockey fan in Los Angeles, I was intimately familiar with three things very few Angelenos had even a remote grasp upon: 1) Los […]

by · November 3, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History, Los Angeles Kings
The Kings led the league in FenwickClose for 2013-14 at 56.7% (Jayne Kamin-Oncea-US PRESSWIRE)

The Summer Diary Of The Stanley Cup

Since unlike some sports, where each player is awarded with a ring or another type of momentum to symbolize that he or she was a apart of a team that […]

by · October 26, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Los Angeles Kings
The Los Angeles Kings and the Toronto Maple Leafs: A Nexus of Two Universes

The Los Angeles Kings and the Toronto Maple Leafs: A Nexus of Two Universes

As a resident of the west coast and a previously long-time suffering Los Angeles Kings fan, I am decidedly neutral toward the Toronto Maple Leafs. They exist, and I recognize […]

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Several Kings, Including Andrei Loktionov Miss the Cut on Stanley Cup

This past summer, the Los Angeles Kings hoisted the Stanley Cup and skated around the Staples Center ice.  Each player had an opportunity to spend a day with the holy […]

by · October 17, 2012 · 2 comments · Los Angeles Kings
Flashback: Adam Deadmarsh’s Career Was Cut Short Exactly Ten Years Ago

Flashback: Adam Deadmarsh’s Career Was Cut Short Exactly Ten Years Ago

I miss Adam Deadmarsh. Deadmarsh was a rugged, 6′, 195-pound winger who never backed down from a challenge. Ever. Ultimately, his take-on-all-comers attitude led indirectly to his downfall, as a […]

Patrick O’Sullivan and What Should Have Been

Patrick O’Sullivan and What Should Have Been

A week ago, former NHL top prospect Patrick O’Sullivan quietly signed with a Finnish team, HIFK Helsinki. It would be easy to see this move as just another disappointing twist […]