West Coast Bias on NHL Network Radio – our debut show

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Luc Robitaille, Bruce Boudreau, Doug Wilson and more guest on West Coast Bias.
Our brand new show is on the air! West Coast Bias debuted on NHL Network Radio over the weekend and featured a slew of guests from around the Pacific Division. Along with my co-host, Jonathan Davis, we caught up with LA [...]

PHOTO GALLERY: Avalanche v Kings – Frozen Fury 2013

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Night two of Frozen Fury 2013 was a reminder of how difficult it is to play in back-to-back games, even during the pre-season. Coming off their smothering of the New York Rangers the night before, the LA Kings came up short on Saturday night, losing 3-2 to the visiting Colorado Avalanche.
However, with final rosters due [...]

POLL: Which defenseman is being cut from Kings roster?

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Building on this article, where we predicted who will be part of the Kings opening night roster, which defenseman do you think will be cut?
There’s only room for three of the following four players:

<a href=”http://polldaddy.com/poll/7433640/”>Which defenenseman is being cut from the Kings roster?</a>
[UPDATE: Schultz was officially put on waivers Sunday morning, thus the poll is [...]

Prediction Time – LA Kings 2013-14 opening night roster

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After all the hand-wringing and head-scratching that went on this summer over the Kings roster, it’s all about to become crystal clear in the next 48 hours. Some people will like the results, others won’t. Regardless, there are several tough choices ahead for GM Dean Lombardi, coach Darryl Sutter and their key lieutenants.
Based on everything we’ve [...]

PHOTO GALLERY: Rangers v Kings – Frozen Fury 2013

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Opening night of Frozen Fury 2013 featured a dominant performance by Darryl Sutter’s Kings over the visiting New York Rangers. With their 4-1 victory on Friday, LA now holds a 3-0 lifetime record vs. the blueshirts in Las Vegas.
MayorsManor photographer Chasen Ikiri was on hand to snap up all the action – including images of [...]

Luc Robitaille – ‘I believe in LA’

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On Thursday afternoon the Kings and Ducks held a press conference to discuss their January 2014 outdoor game at Dodger Stadium. We’ve already posted thoughts from Jeff Carter, Drew Doughty and Dustin Penner. Now, let’s check in with a few of LA’s top hockey executives.
First up, here’s what Luc Robitaille, President of Business Operations, had to [...]

Jeff Carter talks outdoor game at Dodger Stadium

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While the comedic relief for the day came courtesy of Dustin Penner and Drew Doughty – see here for their quotes – it was Kings forward Jeff Carter who was quick to remind everybody that there will actually be a real, regular season game played at Dodger Stadium come January 2014.
Following the main portion of [...]

Doughty and Penner bring the jokes to outdoor game presser

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Upon entering Dodger Stadium for Thursday’s press conference to discuss the Kings-Ducks outdoor game, it was hard not to immediately think of Drew Doughty talking about the idea last spring.
“I don’t understand how that would work,” said the Kings top defenseman earlier this year.
And just like he often did on the ice, teammate Rob Scuderi [...]

Latest from camp – MM chats with Carcillo, Garon and Richards

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Here are some raw quotes from a myriad of players following the Kings practice on Thursday…
– Dan Carcillo on how he’s feeling as training camp winds to a close:
“Good. I feel like myself again in the last year (?). Getting over the hump. So it’s encouraging, and just getting into game shape- this back to [...]

Dustin Brown talks new baby and possible return date

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Dustin Brown and wife Nicole added a fourth child to the family earlier this week.  But, there was no rest for the Kings captain, as he was right back on the ice Thursday morning, trying to work himself into game-shape.  Since opening day of training camp two weeks ago, Brown has found himself sidelined with a hamstring [...]