The Ryan Smyth Saga – Dean Lombardi HATES Drama…

Lombo Smyth font

The summer isn’t even a week old, in hockey chronology, and it is already shaping up to be the most dramatic one in- OK well a dramatic one.

Kings Player Grades, Crowned Royal Style: Jack Johnson

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Jack Johnson – Tuaca
“Go beyond the usual.”

Through an Unlikely Series of Events, Oscar Moller Will Play on Saturday

Oscar Moller Black

Yeah, so, Oscar, remember how we said we didn’t think you could hack it in this series? Yeah, about that. We actually need you. Yeah.

The Fall Heard ‘Round the NHL

Kopitar Injury

“He’s not getting up.” I watched in horror as Anze Kopitar, the Los Angeles Kings’ indestructible center who had played in the last 330 consecutive games, writhed on the ice in pain. But Anze Kopitar is more than just a reliable player who suits up for every game: He is the team’s best goal scorer … Continue reading

Eery Foreshadowing with the Kings and FSN West

Williams vs Flames 3-21-11

There could be no worse time for this to happen. In the words of the great Randy Marsh, “what matters now is figuring out who’s to blame”:

A Post from Our Devoted Copy Editor on Booing and L.A. Sports Fans

Anze Kopitar high fives Kings fans

I’m sorry. I have to say this.
Los Angeles has the worst sports fan base ever.

Kings Easily Afford to Bring in Penner Thanks to Giant Prospect Pool

Dustin Penner dwarfes Barret Jackman

So Penner, at 6’4″ 245 pounds, provides even more toughness to an already gritty lineup. But he has mainly been brought in to help with the above-the-line stats on the score-sheet.

It’s Now or… Potentially Every Year After

Kings Playoffs

Will Dean Lombardi add that winger to help the Kings put pucks in the net?

Los Angeles Kings’ Power Play is Not Pretty

Ryan Smyth vs Columbus 2/16/11

These videos are from Wednesday night’s game against the Blue Jackets, a game the Kings won. The team has figured out how to cater to their strengths; unfortunately, these strengths don’t always make for pretty hockey.

First-hand: An L.A. Kings Fan’s Experience at the 2011 Winter Classic

2011 Winter Classic Ice Sculpture

Outdoor hockey is amazing. There’s something about seeing hockey while seeing your breath that makes it seem right.

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