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Toews-Kane Aren’t NHL’s Most Dynamic Duo

Toews-Kane Aren’t NHL’s Most Dynamic Duo

#170888355 / gettyimages.com After Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane inked matching $84 million dollar extensions last month, some pundits seemed ready to anoint them as the NHL’s top forward pairing: […]

by · August 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Advanced Stats, News/Commentary
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Drew Doughty Is the King of Defensemen

Drew Doughty was described by teammate Anze Kopitar as the” Los Angeles’ Nicklas Lidstrom“. Despite not owning the individual hardware that Lidstrom has in his trophy case, the two-time Stanley Cup […]

by · August 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Los Angeles Kings
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The Crown Jewel of the Trade Deadline: Marian Gaborik

As time ticked away on March fifth, General Manager Dean Lombardi had a choice. The Kings were stuck in the middle of a loaded Western Conference, and behind division rivals […]

by · July 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Los Angeles Kings
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Wash, Rinse, Repeat: Can the Kings Win It Again This Year?

I like to be against the odds — Barry Bonds Mr. Steroids may forevermore be persona non grata in baseball, but there is something about going against the naysayers that […]

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LA Kings: Stanley Cup Swimsuit Edition

The Stanley Cup is always the prettiest girl in the room. And when the prettiest girl hits the beach? All eyes on the glistening prize, as the Girl from Sheffield […]

by · June 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Los Angeles Kings
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The Kings Look to Put a Stranglehold on the Rangers

In many ways, the Los Angeles Kings are a riddle wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma. They went into the regular season with five players with 30-goals seasons on […]

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How Rangers Can Topple Kings: Stanley Cup Preview

The Los Angeles Kings are the clear favorites against the New York Rangers. Owning (easily) the most impactful forward and defenseman in this series, the opposition will be hard pressed […]

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5 Reasons Why the Kings Will Beat the Rangers

Rome wasn’t built in a day, and neither were the Los Angeles Kings. The never-say-die Kings take on the upstart Eastern Conference champion New York Rangers for the rights to […]

The Kings won the Cup last year with solid defense and timely scoring (Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports)

Why the West Is Best, Again

Did you know that five of the past seven Stanley Cup Champions have come from the Western Conference? Well now you do! The Los Angeles Kings have now been in […]

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Kings’ Game 7 Keys To Earn Broadway “Showtime”

I had predicted a Los Angeles Kings’ Game Seven loss to the Chicago Blackhawks in my series preview. So how will the Kings keep Drew “Not Quite Messier” Doughty’s promise to […]

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How Kings Can Beat Blackhawks: Series Preview

Kings Fans, Are You Ready for Another Seven-game Series? This might be a surprise, given that the Los Angeles Kings have lost nine of their last 11 games to the […]

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Five Keys to a Game Seven Victory for the Los Angeles Kings

This first-ever playoff encounter between the Los Angeles Kings and Anaheim Ducks has been exhausting — in the best possible way. Game one saw the Kings win in overtime, thanks […]