REPLAY: Hoven Talks Kings Draft Plans, Kopitar, Quick on TSN Radio

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Enjoy a free replay of John Hoven on TSN Radio, where he joined host Kevin Olszewski to discuss several LA Kings related topics, including: Todd McLellan’s new assistant coaches, Jonathan Quick’s future, Anze Kopitar and the Hall of Fame, as well as what GM Rob Blake might be thinking in the first round of […]

So You’re Thinking About Placing a Bet on the Stanley Cup Final

Gambling on sports has pretty much gone mainstream over the past two years. First the NHL and NFL agreed to put teams in Las Vegas; once a forbidden thought. Then, sports gambling became legalized. And ever since, people are more and more willing to openly talk about the thrill they get when placing a little […]

Second Round of NHL Playoffs Still Ripe For Upsets

After an opening round of the 2019 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs that saw a handful of Game 7s and even more upsets, more questions than answers remain through the first few games of the second round.
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Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Boston Bruins
They split the games in Boston, so the series is tied 1-1 heading into […]

Stanley Cup Playoffs Continue, Plenty of Good Odds Available

Unfortunately, the Stanley Cup will not be heading to Southern California this summer, as both the Kings and Ducks finished out of the playoff hunt. And following last week’s Game 7 between Vegas and San Jose, the Sharks remain the Pacific Division’s only hope this season. With the league’s top two teams from the regular […]

Three European Examples That Could Inspire Struggling NHL Teams

It certainly wasn’t a vintage season for hockey in Southern California, with none of the three professional teams qualifying for post-season action. Enough articles have been dedicated to what has gone wrong and how it should be addressed in Los Angeles. We aren’t going to dwell on that here, but, instead, look at some other […]

SPORTSNET RADIO REPLAY: Hoven Separates 2019 Stanley Cup Contenders and Pretenders

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Enjoy a free replay of John Hoven on Sportsnet Radio in Toronto, where he joined host Josh Goldberg for a lap around the NHL; where they talked about potential first round playoff matchups involving the San Jose Sharks, Vegas Golden Knights, Calgary Flames, Toronto Maple Leafs, Boston Bruins, Arizona Coyotes, Dallas Stars, Tampa Bay […]

SPORTSNET RADIO REPLAY: Hoven on Trade Deadline Fallout, Playoff Outlook for 10 NHL Teams

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Enjoy a free replay of John Hoven on Sportsnet Radio in Toronto, where he joined hosts Roger Lajoie and Josh Goldberg to take a few laps around the NHL. They talked about the Ottawa Senators, Boston Bruins, Columbus Blue Jackets, Tampa Bay Lightning, New York Islanders, Nashville Predators, Vegas Golden Knights, San Jose Sharks, […]

TSN RADIO REPLAY: Hoven on Thompson Trade, Kings Rumors, and Playoffs

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Enjoy a free replay of John Hoven on TSN Radio, where he joined host Kevin Olszewski to look at today’s Nate Thompson trade to Montreal, several trade rumors surrounding the LA Kings — including names that include Jonathan Quick, Jeff Carter, and Ilya Kovalchuk — as well as notes on Dion Phaneuf, coach Willie […]

RADIO REPLAY – SiriusXM Fight Nation: Hoven on UFC 232

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Enjoy a free replay of John Hoven on SiriusXM Fight Nation, where he joined host RJ Clifford to break down UFC 232 — including Jon Jones reclaiming his title with a win over Alexander Gustafsson, Amanda Nunes KO’ing Cyborg, Los Angeles fight fans selling out the Forum in a just a few days, other […]

Kings-Flames Preview: Exploring Quick Injury, Kovalchuk Fitting In, and Adam Oates

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Enjoy a free replay of John Hoven on Sportsnet Radio, where he joined host Will Nault to tee up the Kings-Flames game, as well as discuss the latest updates on Jonathan Quick’s injury, Willie Desjardins as coach, Ilya Kovalchuk fitting in with the LA Kings, and Adam Oates joining the organization as a consultant. […]