It’s funny how one win can calm the waters. Coming off of two winless efforts at home to start their 2022-23 season, the Kings played run-and-gun hockey with the Wild on Saturday night and left Minnesota with a 7-6 victory. Clearly, it was just what the doctor ordered. Looking ahead to Monday night in Detroit, […]
UPDATED: LA Kings Salary Cap Situation – What Can They Afford to do This Summer?
Back in February, we took a look at the LA Kings salary cap situation and they had about $8M in potential cushion to work with, as they looked ahead to the 2022-23 season. A few things have changed since then, most notably: – Dustin Brown retired, thus removing the need to insert a contract extension […]
RD1, GAME 5: Kings Projected Lineup vs. Oilers; Time for a Hybrid Approach
For Game 5, the LA Kings will look for a hybrid approach, as they seek to gain a 3-2 series lead over the Oilers. One team will be arriving in Los Angeles for a potential elimination game on Thursday. The question is, who will have the advantage? Thus far, Edmonton’s two victories have looked pretty […]
RD1, GAME 4: Kings Projected Lineup vs. Oilers; Will The Changes Be Enough?
There are two schools of thought entering Game 4 on Sunday night. Some think the Kings are in big trouble having been blown out in the last two games. Others realize that an LA victory ties the series 2-2 and brings everything even, despite a pair of lopsided contests. The latter was even a theme […]
NHL RADIO REPLAY: Mayor’s Minutes – Hoven on Kings v Oilers, Kempe, Moore, and Arvidsson
Follow @mayorNHL Enjoy a free replay of this week’s Mayor’s Minutes on NHL Network Radio, where John Hoven joined host Jim ‘Boomer’ Gordon to breakdown the Kings and Oilers playoff series, plus look at Adrian Kempe, Carl Grundstrom, Trevor Moore, Phillip Danault, Viktor Arvidsson, Jonathan Quick, and more. Today’s radio segment can be heard using […]