Post Tagged with: "Anze Kopitar"

Hiller declares himself healthy (Icon SMI)

Game Three: Win or Bust

The Ducks enter game three of their series with the suddenly hot Los Angeles Kings down two games. After losing the first three games in their first round matchup against […]

by · May 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Anaheim Ducks
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Ducks-Kings Game One Thoughts

The L.A. Kings drew first blood in their Western Conference semi-final against the Anaheim Ducks with a gutsy 3-2 overtime win. This is the first time the division/state rivals have […]

by · May 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Anaheim Ducks
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 Will Sweep Ducks: Series Preview

  Feeling frisky prediction: #LAKings sweep #NHLDucks #ComeAtMeBoudreau — Sheng Peng (@Sheng_Peng) May 1, 2014 Wait, didn’t the Anaheim Ducks beat the Los Angeles Kings four out of five times […]

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Kings Win Game Five, 3-0; Are the Sharks Now on the Ropes?

The Los Angeles Kings raced up and down the ice from the drop of the puck to the sound of the final horn. They hit, disrupted, passed with precision, and […]

(Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports)

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 · Comments are Disabled · 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 […]

by · December 2, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History, International Hockey, Olympics
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 · Comments are Disabled · 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 · Comments are Disabled · 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