Dustin Brown on the Blue Jackets – ‘We used to be that team’

When the Kings return to the ice tonight it will be their first game in over a week. The match-up vs. the Columbus Blue Jackets also gives LA a chance to atone for their embarrassing 1-0 home loss to the same team about three weeks ago.

Here are some pre-game comments from team captain Dustin Brown…

“We used to be that team. Everyone looks at the standings at where they’re at and where other teams are at, but at the end of the day, it’s the NHL and any team can beat another team on any given night. I think it’s important for us, coming off an extended break, to be ready – and more importantly, be ready in the first period. If we get off to a good start, I think that’s the key to the game.”

Up next, we’ll take a look at some comments from Anze Kopitar, Drew Doughty and a few others. Plus, we’ll post the details for tonight’s ticket contest.

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