Post Tagged with: "Dave Taylor"

Jim Fox, during his playing days - gotta love the old style uniforms. Credit: HHOF

The Most Underrated Kings Forwards of All Time

See our picks for most underrated Kings defensemen of all time here >>> See our picks for most underrated Kings goalie of all time here>>> There’s a price to pay […]

by · August 31, 2014 · 9 comments · Hockey History, Los Angeles Kings
Sheng Peng (The Hockey Writers)

LA Kings Championship Parade: Who Should Have Been Here?

Los Angeles Kings fans were so used to losing. So this chatter about a prospective dynasty—dynasty?!—is as startling as say, going from being a janitor to joining the Justice League. We […]

by · June 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Los Angeles Kings
Wayne Gretzky (Phil/Flickr)

Wayne Gretzky’s Best Lineup

When filling out an all-time Wayne Gretzky roster, one may run into 99 problems but 99 ain’t one.  Surely there is no dearth of talent, especially considering the team’s that […]

by · December 21, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Hockey History, Los Angeles Kings, Top 10 Lists
Fox, with two Kings fans in front of L.A. Live in Los Angeles. Credit: Harburrito (Own work) via Wikimedia Commons

Jim Fox: The Loudly Quiet “Mr. Kings”

When Kings fans think of career “heart and soul” franchise players, a few obvious choices come to mind. Dave Taylor has to be the natural first consideration, as he spent […]

by · December 19, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Los Angeles Kings
Dave Taylor (left) was the Kings' GM during the bitter contract negotiations with Blake. (credit: Shelly Castellano/Icon SMI).

The Ten Greatest Los Angeles Kings of All Time

If you are explaining, you are losing— J.C. Watts If true, the L.A. Kings have done one hell of a lot of ‘splainin’ over their 45-year history. However, thanks to […]

Remembering the Los Angeles Kings’ Prolific Triple Crown Line

Remembering the Los Angeles Kings’ Prolific Triple Crown Line

Growing up in the 1970’s as a hockey fan in Los Angeles, I was intimately familiar with three things very few Angelenos had even a remote grasp upon: 1) Los […]

by · November 3, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History, Los Angeles Kings
Musings of a 36-Year Los Angeles Kings Fan

Musings of a 36-Year Los Angeles Kings Fan

Not long after Al Gore invented the internet, I started listening to Los Angeles Kings games on a red transistor radio. The mid-70’s were tumultuous times. Gerald Ford had just […]

Mike Richards posted 32 points this season (Photo by Bridget Samuels).

All the Kings’ Horses: LA Kings Then & Now

Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall, Humpty Dumpty had a great fall. All the king’s horses and all the king’s men Couldn’t put Humpty together again. Humpty Dumpty may have […]

by · May 13, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Arizona Coyotes, Los Angeles Kings
Miracle on Manchester, Still Greatest NHL Playoff Upset of All Time

Miracle on Manchester, Still Greatest NHL Playoff Upset of All Time

While digesting the Montreal Canadiens absolutely shocking upset of the first place, Presidents Trophy winners, the Washington Capitals in the first round of the playoffs last night, I thought to […]