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More Fun With the NHL Standings: Kings on Fire

About once a month I check in with a deep look at the #NHL’s standings.  Here’s last months.  It has been almost a month and a half since we last […]

by · February 24, 2015 · 5 comments · Los Angeles Kings
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Stadium Series: Kings/Sharks Rivalry One of NHL’s Best

Tonight’s Stadium Series matchup between the Los Angeles Kings and San Jose Sharks doesn’t hold the Original Six allure of Boston/Montreal, nor does it carry the heft of Chicago/Detroit. Even […]

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NorCal & SoCal Previews of Sharks-Kings Stadium Series

Stadium Series (Sharks) Preview The San Jose Sharks swim into tonight’s Stadium Series contest via dangerous waters. After being a possession juggernaut last year finishing with 111 points and home […]

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5 of the Most Incredible Shootout Goals You’ll Ever See

Do a quick search for the word ‘shootout’ here at The Hockey Writers (top right corner of the page) and you’ll notice a plethora of posts questioning its validity, suggesting […]

by · January 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Top 10 Lists
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2016 World Cup Of Hockey: European All-Star Roster Predictions

With the 2016 World Cup of Hockey officially announced today by NHL commissioner Gary Bettman during All Star weekend in Columbus, the inclusion of a European All-Star team and North […]

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Eight (Not So) Pacific NHL All-Star Game Players

As fans delve into their own teams’ statistics and playoff viability, it’s easy to miss the news about players in other divisions. Our “Know Your NHL All-Stars” series highlights players […]

by · January 22, 2015 · 0 comments · All-Star Weekend
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Top 5 Underachieving Stars So Far in 2014-15

The Christmas break is now over and teams are coming up to the halfway point of the 2014-15 season. So far, some teams which were expected to struggle for a […]

by · December 29, 2014 · 8 comments · Top 10 Lists
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Most Valuable Forward for Each Team in the West

Recent discussions on what makes players most valuable to their team got me thinking, when it comes to forwards, who is the most valuable for each NHL team? After all, […]

by · December 22, 2014 · 19 comments · News/Commentary
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Fantasy Hockey: Spina’s Super Studs and Dreadful Duds

Welcome everyone to my third edition of Fantasy Hockey Studs and Duds! My last edition for the month of October can be found here. It’s been a great November, and […]

by · November 29, 2014 · 7 comments · Fantasy, News/Commentary
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The Kings’ Anze Kopitar and the $10 Million Extra Gear

True number one centers don’t just drop out of the Canadian wilderness. Or in the case of the Kings’ Anze Kopitar, the rolling hills of Jesenice, Slovenia. Selected #11 overall […]

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The Kings’ Depth Players Are Waking Up

In the early going of the 2014-15 season — which is admittedly still the phase we are in — the Los Angeles Kings were getting almost no scoring outside of […]

by · November 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Los Angeles Kings
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The LA Kings Need To Rack Up Wins Now

The Los Angeles Kings are 8-4-3 so far this season. Not too bad. But as always, there is a little more to the story. In this case, one does not […]

by · November 10, 2014 · 1 comment · Los Angeles Kings