HBO’s 24/7 – What it Means to the Hockey World

Callahan 24_7

A week and a half late, but here’s a take on the significance of the award winning series as it relates to the league and it’s fans.

It’s Been Said Before, But The LA Kings Don’t Need an Enforcer

westy

I ask Terry Murray, or anyone else who can answer it: what is Kevin Westgarth needed for?

The Adjusted Power Play Percentages

Remember, the best power play is a motionless power play.

Power plays should be measured as an expression of goals per 2 minutes of power play time, not goals per power play opportunity, because not all power play opportunities are a full two minutes, so the percentages derived from them are unreliable.

2011 Stanley Cup Playoffs Tribute Video

Sellz video still

Do you like playoff hockey? Do you like Metallica? If you said yes to both, you had better get comfortable for the next 4:58. Video by @BuyorSellz, also a good follow for general sports news and disgruntled LA Dodgers rants.

Why Simon Gagne Was Always the Kings’ Best 2011 UFA Option

Gagne celebrates

Some are suggesting that this was plan B, after Brad Richards, and is merely satisfactory. I actually think it is nothing short of ideal.

Looking forward to seeing more of this.

Perry fight

Mike Richards fought Corey Perry in an OHL playoff game played on April 21, 2005.

The Richards Reaction

Richards cu

Dean Lombardi officially ushers in a new era in Los Angeles.

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

jackmfpumpkin

Jack Johnson – Tuaca
“Go beyond the usual.”

Kings Player Grades, Crowned Royal Style: Rob Scuderi

NHL: MAR 22 Avalanche at Kings

Rob Scuderi – Chivas Regal Scotch
“Here’s to knowing what’s right and doing it.”

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