LA Kings – Five Years Ago Today

Edmonton. Calgary. Vancouver.
The Kings played many classic games against their former Smythe Division rivals back in the 80s and early 90s.
Anaheim. San Jose. Detroit.
Since moving to Staples Center, the team has played some epic contests against those teams as well.
One team that won’t be making any such list is the Atlanta Thrashers – with one notable exception…
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Kings lead the Atlanta Thrashers

Later tonight, head coach Terry Murray hopes his Kings are leading the Thrashers early and often.
Away from the scoreboard, the Kings have been leading the Thrashers from day one.
In their 11-year existence, Atlanta has had seven captains – including three former Kings.
At the time Kelly Buchberger was named their first captain, he had yet to play in [...]