Dustin Brown laughs off Bruce Boudreau’s gamesmanship

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Following the Ducks morning skate at the Honda Center today coach Bruce Boudreau continued his ploy from the past few days, where he refused to name tonight’s starting goaltender. “You’ll have to wait and find out,” he said when asked. “I don’t know why it’s such a big deal. We’ll have six guys on the [...]

Kings-Ducks Primers: Comments from Brown, Doughty, Kopitar

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Following the Kings practice at their training facility in El Segundo on Friday morning, several players spoke about what to expect in their Round 2 match-up with the Anaheim Ducks. Below are comments from captain Dustin Brown, Drew Doughty, Anze Kopitar, Jake Muzzin, and coach Darryl Sutter. Among the various topics discussed are travel advantages, [...]

Game 7: Dustin Brown comments after finishing off the Sharks

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History was made in San Jose on Wednesday night. However, much to the disdain of the hometown crowd, it was the visiting Los Angeles Kings who made the real headlines on the evening when they eliminated the Sharks in Game 7. As has been well documented throughout the sports world, teams don’t come back from [...]

Game 6: Quotes from Kings locker room – including Sutter and Kopitar

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Post-game quotes following the Kings 4-1 win in Game 6 vs. San Jose…
Kings Head Coach Darryl Sutter on the game:
“I think the momentum started during the penalty kill in the second period. It was the strong part of the game…it was a big swing in the game.”
Sutter on the series:
“I think we were able to [...]

Game 6: Kings Dustin Brown continues to believe

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Comments from Kings captain Dustin Brown after LA’s 4-1 win in Game 6…
On what it has meant to the team to comeback:
“We were in a hole. Inside this room, it’s our belief system in ourselves and in each other, more importantly. Being down 3-0  is definitely not where we wanted to be, but I don’t think [...]

Game 6 Morning Stake: Dustin Brown on chit chat, Kopitar and confidence

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Quick comments from Kings captain Dustin Brown following morning skate in advance of Game 6 vs. the Sharks at Staples Center…
On the play where he set up Kopitar in Game 5:
“I bobbled the puck a bit. By the time I corralled it, and had my head up, there wasn’t really much to shoot at. Just [...]

West Coast Bias on NHL Radio live from The Cage with Drew Remenda

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Guest Drew Remenda of the San Jose Sharks joined us for the April 26, 2014 edition of West Coast Bias on NHL Network Radio, live from the Shark Tank – or Shark Cage, as Darryl Sutter calls it – following Game 5 between the Kings and Sharks. Our primary topic of discussion was the Los [...]

Dustin Brown after Game 4 – ‘It’s about pride’

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Overall, the Kings franchise is in perhaps the best shape it has been in over the team’s nearly 50-year history. They have a strong group of core players who are still in their prime, are in a decent salary cap position, and play to sold out crowds every night. However, they’ve also been through more [...]

Game 3: Sutter, Brown, Quick, Sharks talk OT winner for San Jose

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Locker room quotes following the Sharks OT victory in LA on Tuesday night…
Kings Head Coach Darryl Sutter on tonight’s game:

“Not quite enough tonight. I thought we played a pretty good hockey game. We were pretty good tonight and so were they.”
Sutter on top players:

“I think our better players were better, that was for sure and [...]

GAME 2: Kings and Sharks have different stories after 7-2 San Jose win

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People were expecting a tight, close series between the Kings and Sharks in the opening round of this year’s Stanley Cup Playoffs. So far? Well, San Jose has scored 13 goals. Nobody had that number in their office pool, that’s for sure. Following the Sharks 7-2 win over the Kings in Game 2 on [...]