Post Tagged with: "Drew Doughty"

Tyler Seguin (Bruce Fedyck-USA TODAY Sports)

The Best 2nd Overall Picks in Modern NHL Draft History

Jack Eichel, drafted by the Buffalo Sabres second overall, was one of the most renowned second overall picks in NHL Draft history. It’s pretty widely accepted that the Hobey Baker […]

by · June 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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Top 5 Kings Drafts Of All Time

Each draft day we hope and pray that our GM and scouts gets things right, selecting impact players early and sleeper talent in the later rounds. Unfortunately, we know that […]

Drew Doughty and the Los Angeles Kings are within one win of the Stanley Cup (Matt Kartozian-US PRESSWIRE)

Drew Doughty Excelled With Heavier Work Load

The Los Angeles Kings are a team that was built around defense. Their two Stanley Cup championships we were in part thanks to a stingy goalie, and an even stingier […]

by · June 5, 2015 · 0 comments · Los Angeles Kings
Carey Price was the big winner Wednesday night (Jean-Yves Ahern-USA TODAY Sports)

2015 THW Year-End Awards

Welcome to the fourth installment of the annual Year-End Awards here at The Hockey Writers. At the conclusion of every National Hockey League season, we ask all active writers to […]

by · June 5, 2015 · 0 comments · News
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L.A. Kings 2014-15 Season in Review: The Defense

Bravery is a rampart of defense — Sallust This past week, I posted part one and part two of a four-part series analyzing the performance of the Kings’ players this […]


Can the Kings’ Drew Doughty Win the Norris Trophy?

What’s the point of competing for a trophy if everyone gets a trophy? — Glenn Beck This past Monday, the NHL announced the names of the three Norris finalists for […]

by · April 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Los Angeles Kings, News
PK Subban (Photo: Andy Martin Jr)

Don’t Count on Subban Winning Norris

While Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban deserves every bit of his nomination for the James Norris Memorial Trophy as the league’s best defenseman, the smart money is on Ottawa Senators […]

by · April 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Hockey News: Capitals Win Game 7; Hitchcock Singing the Blues

If you’re the St. Louis Blues, what do you do? Since returning to the playoffs in the 2011-12 season, the Blues have won a total of one playoff series, despite […]

by · April 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Roman Josi Not A Norris Finalist: Are You Kidding Me?

The NHL Awards are extremely controversial. In nearly every award, depending on which market you live in, there is almost always a player left out as a finalist. Nashville Predators […]

by · April 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Nashville Predators
Tyler Toffoli has had a torrid November, making him a hard to ignore option in most fantasy formats. (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

10 Things That Went Right for the L.A. Kings This Season

Last week, I wrote a piece enumerating ten things that went wrong for the Los Angeles Kings this season — things that ultimately torpedoed their efforts to make the postseason. […]

by · April 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Los Angeles Kings, News
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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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NHL Awards: 5 Potential New Ones

It may not be NHL awards season yet, but talk is heating up along with the weather… in theory anyway. Talk of just who may be up for the league’s […]

by · March 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Humor, News