So You’re Telling Me There’s a Chance

Doughty Lloyd split

A previous article stressed the need for a productive February. That didn’t happen. Now, where do the Kings stand?

That Just Happened

New Jersey Devils v Philadelphia Flyers

Welcome to LA, Jeff Carter. How did you get here on a boat?

The Ballad of Dustin Penner

Penner IHOP

Dustin Penner, a one-time 30 goal scorer, found chemistry with Anze Kopitar and Justin Williams upon his arrival to Los Angeles in March of 2010 before Kopitar’s ankle injury was the jumping off point of his descent to healthy scratch/pancake chef.

Looking Ahead: No Time Like the Present

Stoll Looking up fisheye

The time is now for the Los Angeles Kings to put together a winning streak, or they could be facing a steep uphill battle in March.

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.

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