Kings v Sharks by the Numbers, Plus a Prediction

Every year it’s the same thing, once April rolls around you start to wonder ‘Where has the time gone?’ It seems like just yesterday training camp was opening and roster questions were starting to sort themselves out.
Funny thing, with the Kings set to start their first round playoff series against the Sharks this Thursday, it […]

Update on Scott Parse – The Other Left Wing

Amidst the Kings’ season long search for scoring left wingers, there is one name that many people may have forgotten…Scott Parse.
After all, he only played in five games before being placed on long term IR. And he was limited to 59 games last year while being shuttled back and forth several times between LA and Manchester […]

DIY Surgery An Option For Scott Parse?

Getting away from the Xs and Os of hockey for a minutes, we’ve stumbled onto something rather interesting.
Yesterday it was announced that Kings left wing Scott Parse needed surgery to repair a torn labrum in his hip. The operation will be performed Dr. Byrd (Nashville, TN) – the recognized leader in hip surgeries for athletes […]

Future Fridays – Interview w/ Kevin Gravel

Jack Johnson, Matt Greene and Rob Scuderi. All three are American born. All three are products of U.S. college programs.
At the NHL Draft this past June, where the Kings were expected to go after skilled forwards, they bookended their five picks by taking two more American-born defenseman. The pair were also off to college as […]

10 Tidbits on Scott Parse (updated)

Whenever Kings GM Dean Lombardi is speaking to a group of people, there are usually a few memorable quotes.
HockeyFest in September was no exception. He got the attention of quite a few people by claiming “Scott Parse is near the top three on the team in terms of skill.”
When coach Terry Murray later announced that […]

Five Kings Players Slash-ed

Prior to the Kings taking the ice tonight against the Atlanta Thrashers, the National Anthem will be performed by legendary rock guitarist Slash.
Below we take a look at five Kings players and their corresponding Slash songs.
Watch This – a song taken from his latest release (a cd simply titled Slash), could easily be a song […]