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The Kings Are This Year’s Devils

Okay, so maybe the title is a little misleading. The Los Angeles Kings have struggled through much of the unofficial first half of the season but are clearly better than […]

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Kings Revisit Tank On Metallica Night

The Unforgiven For the first and only time this season, the Los Angeles Kings will travel to San Jose to face the Sharks at SAP Center. Due to an odd […]

Tyler Toffoli has had a torrid November, making him a hard to ignore option in most fantasy formats. (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

The Kings Are Badly Missing Their Youth

As the Los Angeles Kings come off a disappointing seven-game home-stand during which they won only a single game, one issue has become apparent more so than others. Sure, Jonathan Quick isn’t […]

by · January 20, 2015 · 5 comments · Los Angeles Kings
Mike Richards posted 32 points this season (Photo by Bridget Samuels).

Will Long-Term Contracts Ultimately Hurt the L.A. Kings?

To the average fan, management’s general strategy of locking up key players to long-term contracts is not only pleasing, but often downright exciting. Witness this report from 2011: The […]

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About That Staples Center Lighting…

I remember it hitting me early this season when I turned on my TV to watch a Kings home game. The place seemed…dead. Like there was no one at the game. […]

by · January 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Los Angeles Kings
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Leafs Buying Into Horachek’s Systems

The Toronto Maple Leafs lost their first game of a four game road-trip Monday night 2-0 to the Los Angeles Kings. Despite the loss though, the win seemed to be […]

This guy is in Anaheim's heads a bit...from the LA Kings. (Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports)

Los Angeles Kings First Half Report Card

In any team sport, the best teams have consistency and chemistry — Roger Staubach Captain Comeback’s observation carries a patently simple message. It isn’t usually the most talented club that […]

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Revisiting How The Kings Stoll From Edmonton

Trades are a part of professional sports, and the NHL is of course no different. As such, we have seen our share of lopsided deals over the years. A recent […]

Note the white skates.

The Worst Teams In Stanley Cup Playoff History

If you’ve been following the NFL Playoffs, you already know the NFC South champion Carolina Panthers are moving on to the Divisional round. A team that finished the regular season […]

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New Year, New Road Success For Kings?

The Los Angeles Kings’ troubles away from Staples Center this season have become more and more apparent, particularly on the heels of a 3-2 shootout loss to the lowly Oilers […]

by · January 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Los Angeles Kings
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Note to Kings Coach Darryl Sutter: Renew ‘That 70s Line’

The whole is more than the sum of its parts — Aristotle In the face of all my recent blather about the slippage on defense the Kings have seen this […]


The 2014-15 L.A. Kings: Dr. Jekyll Wrestles with Mr. Hyde

The Kings haven’t historically been a team that has done things the easy way, but this year, they’re really beginning to push it. Following Monday’s 2-1 loss to the Calgary […]