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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
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The Top 5 Los Angeles Kings Trades of All Time

This statement won’t carry much shock value, but the Los Angeles Kings have made a lot of bad trades over their 46+ year history. It bears repeating: a lot of […]

The acquisition of Marcel Dionne was a coup for Los Angeles back in 1975 (credit: Government.ru, via Wikimedia Commons)

The Week of January 20 – 26 in Los Angeles Kings History

History will be kind to me, for I intend to write it — Winston Churchill With the historic Dodger Stadium game between the Los Angeles Kings and Anaheim Ducks on […]

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Los Angeles Kings: The Foundation of Royalty

Professional Hockey is Born The Los Angeles Kings built a legacy that did not start until professional ice hockey had been around for over six decades.  Many people who follow […]

The battle continues fantasy hockey fans!(Ed Mulholland-US PRESSWIRE)

The Los Angeles Kings’ All-Time 20-Man Team

Rod Serling was the host of the original Twilight Zone series, which ran for six seasons between 1959-1964. After an opening teaser that revealed the initial scenario, he would appear […]

by · December 31, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · 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 […]