There are so many moments over the course an NHL career that ultimately make up a legacy. But the rarity of those Olympic moments make them all the more important.
**Obviously that’s not our photo.. but it’s amazing. So is this one: Ours are below. Saturday’s National Hockey League game at Dodgers Stadium between the Los Angeles Kings and Anaheim Ducks produced a unique buzz in the city. Witnessing a game in a rink built outdoors for a regular season hockey game at iconic Dodger … Continue reading
“Some people say, why do young guys leave at a young age to Canadian juniors if there is an opportunity to make money at home and play [at home]. He chose a completely different path, that he walked all the way and won the Stanley Cup. Slava proved that there is nothing impossible. You can be proud of him.”
The Mouth looks back at a little Kings/Sharks history but eventually got sidetracked by some old cardboard.
Saturday I was fortunate to catch the season finale of a Manhattan staple. The premise of this three act live production is unlike any featured on Broadway. It’s one of the six oldest touring groups in the nation. The story is unscripted. The cast mostly regular, but features some turnover. One interesting concept is that … Continue reading
I’ve come across a couple things involving former Kings players/prospects and former Monarchs stars Bud Holloway and Oscar Moller. If the names are unfamiliar, Moller actually played for the Kings in 2010-11 including a playoff game against San Jose. The use of Moller was always a bit mysterious. Despite lacking size, he never played small- … Continue reading
The NHL’s generosity knows no bounds.
On the most storied trophy in professional sports?
In this, his first public moment out of his introverted shell, Jonathan Quick finally has an unfiltered dialog with someone: 18,000 fans.
Under that rough, foul-mouthed exterior, is a mushy, Coldplay-loving, LA Kings super freak. Video evidence here: