Post Tagged with: "Anze Kopitar"

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The Kings Versus the Sharks: A Series Preview

If you gulp down a beer, furrow your brow and turn your head slightly to one side, you may have trouble distinguishing the Los Angeles Kings from San Jose Sharks […]

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It’s Time Mike Richards Stepped it Up in Los Angeles

Let’s face it: Mike Richards is a winner. Drafted 24th overall in the much-heralded 2003 NHL entry draft, the 5’11″, 200-pound centerman from Kenora, Ontario has accomplished quite a bit […]

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An Open Letter to the Kings’ Anze Kopitar

Pozdravi, Anze! May I call you ‘Anze’? I hate to sound too presumptuous. I sure hope Google was on the money there with respect to the Slovenian word for ‘hello’, […]

by · February 5, 2014 · 1 comment · Los Angeles Kings
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 · 0 comments · Los Angeles Kings
The History of Slovenian Hockey

The History of Slovenian Hockey

After taking a look at Latvian hockey, we’ll now examine another newcomer to the Olympic stage: Slovenia. Most hockey fans are familiar with Anže Kopitar, but there is much more […]

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 · 0 comments · Los Angeles Kings
Anze Kopitar (BridgetDS/Flickr)

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 · 0 comments · Los Angeles Kings
Callahan has served as the Rangers captain since 2011-12 (Rich Kane/Icon SMI)

New York Rangers: November 11th – November 17th

With another week of the NHL season in the books, Alain Vigneault has the blue shirts playing some great hockey lately.  Winners of six of their last seven, the New […]

by · November 11, 2013 · 3 comments · New York Rangers
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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 […]

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DraftStreet: Get Off Your Butt And Play!

I hear the same thing from a lot of fantasy hockey veterans. A daily league like “DraftStreet” just isn’t right for me. That could not be further from the truth. […]

by · October 24, 2013 · 0 comments · Fantasy
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Will Matt Greene Score More Goals Than Anze Kopitar This Year?

The world is wrong-side up. It needs to be turned upside-down in order to be right-side up — Billy Sunday Through the first nine games of the season, there are […]

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Who Is the Most Complete Forward in the NHL?

When looking at the best NHL forwards in the game and the ever changing debate that it always ensues around who that is, inevitably the focus is fantasy based and the top offensive […]

by · October 16, 2013 · 10 comments · News/Commentary, Top 10 Lists