Post Tagged with: "Anze Kopitar"

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Patrice Bergeron Going For Selke Trophy Hat Trick

Patrice Bergeron and the Boston Bruins finally have some good news radiating out of TD Garden. Patrice Bergeron is a finalist for the Selke Trophy… (#duh) Congratulations! 4th year in […]

by · April 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins, News
The former Flyers duo, Carter & Richards, rank among the NHL's all-time best in separate categories. (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

Mike Richards Comes Back to Disappoint Us Again

Seeing a once great player struggle to remain relevant is always difficult to watch. Rarely though do we see a player drop off in such spectacular fashion as Mike Richards […]

by · March 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Los Angeles Kings
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Kings of New York: L.A. Sweeps into Playoff Spot

Six days ago, the Los Angeles Kings were down. Way down. Oh, maybe not literally, as they were still very much in the playoff race. However, they had just lost […]

by · March 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Los Angeles Kings, News
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Jeff Carter Takes Center Stage on Second Line

 An Injury and a Wake-Up Call In 2010-2011, when Anze Kopitar went down near the end of the season with a broken ankle, the Kings knew they were in trouble. […]

by · March 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Los Angeles Kings
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Game of Numbers: Los Angeles Kings Edition

The Game of Numbers is an exclusive THW series looking at upcoming milestones around the NHL. Each team will be looked at individually in three parts – individual player milestones, franchise player […]

by · March 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Los Angeles Kings
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As Anze Kopitar Goes, So Go The Kings

The Los Angeles Kings roller coaster of a season continues this week. After winning eight straight games and climbing back into a playoff spot in the Pacific Division, the Kings […]

by · March 3, 2015 · 0 comments · Los Angeles Kings
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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 […]

The San Jose Sharks were undoubtedly happy to see Brent Burns back in the lineup, and so should fantasy managers. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

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