Post Tagged with: "Drew Doughty"

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2008 NHL Draft Lookback: The Year of the Franchise Defenseman

The NHL landscape is littered with highly touted defensemen who could never quite fulfill the expectations that come along with the 1st round nametag. In fact, you can go year […]

by · March 13, 2014 · 1 comment · Hockey History
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Kings’ Carter and Doughty: Golden Opportunities in Sochi

The Kings have no doubt been struggling in recent weeks leading up to the Olympic break in Sochi.  According to the team’s official website, the club has only won six […]

by · February 13, 2014 · 0 comments · Los Angeles Kings, Olympics
The 2014 Los Angeles Kings:  How The Team Was Built

The 2014 Los Angeles Kings: How The Team Was Built

As the Kings sit comfortably in sixth place in the Western Conference, primed for their fifth straight playoff appearance, perhaps now is the perfect time to discuss the layout of […]

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No Sophomore Slump for Jonas Brodin

With the Jonas Brothers safely in the rear-view mirror of popular culture, a new Jonas Bro has recently caught the eye of many hockey fans with his potential elite-level defensive […]

Doughty is at his best when he's showing off his terrific shot.

Drew Doughty and the Quest for the Norris Trophy

Just over three years ago, the Kings’ Drew Doughty was a whisker away from winning his first of maybe ten straight Norris Trophies. He was named a finalist for the […]

by · October 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Los Angeles Kings, Player Profiles
Ryan Mantha plays a similar game to Jeff Schultz. (Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports)

New Monarch D Jeff Schultz Working his Way Back

For 27-year-old Jeff Schultz, this is a strange position to be in. The Calgary, Alberta native was bought-out of his contract in July his long-time team, the Washington Capitals, and […]

by · October 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Los Angeles Kings, Manchester Monarchs
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Minnesota Wild’s Five Must See Games for 2013-2014

With the start of the new season approaching quickly, the Minnesota Wild are looking to build upon the success of last year. The club reached new heights last season as it […]

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Fantasy Hockey: From The Files Of RotoWire?

Every so often on the fantasy hockey arm here at The Hockey Writers, we are going to take a look back. It could be anything from prospect lists to fantasy projections. […]

by · September 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Player Profiles
Drew Doughty and the Los Angeles Kings are within one win of the Stanley Cup (Matt Kartozian-US PRESSWIRE)

Team Canada 2014: Chemistry Will Be Key In Sochi

In addition to balancing the various roles and needs of the 2014 Olympic hockey team’s roster, Hockey Canada’s management will be required to balance 25 individuals with various comfort levels […]

by · August 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Olympics
Rob Scuderi may not show up on the scoresheet, but will play a huge role in the Pittsburgh Penguins' success. (Rich Kane/Icon SMI)

Scuderi’s Exit Leaves Kings with Missing Piece on Defense

Only an hour into free agency this year, veteran defenseman Rob Scuderi, signed a four-year, $3.4 million contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins.  At 34, Scuderi may have not been the […]

by · August 28, 2013 · 1 comment · Los Angeles Kings
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Fantasy Hockey: Four Rising Defensemen You Need to Draft

Slava Voynov, Los Angeles Kings Drew Doughty is no longer the only offensive weapon the Kings possess on the blueline. The 23-year-old defenseman broke out last season, notching 25 points […]

by · August 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Fantasy
Alex Pietrangelo battles with Anze Kopitar in the 2013 playoffs (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

What does Bouwmeester’s Contract Mean for Pietrangelo?

After being signed to take over the #1 defenseman role in Calgary in the summer of 2009, Jay Bouwmeester found himself wearing the Bluenote at the trade deadline last season. […]

by · August 3, 2013 · 2 comments · Free Agents, St Louis Blues