Kings Of The Podcast: Ep. Q25 with Alex Turcotte

Despite most people being deep in quarantine at this point, Kings of the Podcast continues to roll along. Fresh on the heels of Alex Iafallo last week, we’re back with one of LA’s top-rated prospects – Alex Turcotte.
Among the topics discussed:
– Comparables to building a successful baseball vs. hockey team
– Turcotte coming home from Germany
– […]

Reign to Possibly Move Buildings for 2021, Maybe Air Games on TV

Earlier today – in a move that really should not have been very surprising – the American Hockey League announced they are delaying the start of their 2020-21 season until February 5. This move came on the heels of both the OHL and NHL making similar changes recently for those respective leagues.
While exact plans for […]

Kings Set to Add Two Depth Players via Free Agency

While the rest of the league was focused on what would happen with bigger names — guys like Taylor Hall and Torey Krug — the Kings were looking for some depth additions when the Free Agency window opened on Friday. As noted in our recent report, LA has a pretty full NHL roster at the […]

LA Kings Prepare to Say Goodbye to Trio of RFA Players

While much of the attention around the NHL at the moment involves the upcoming NHL Draft and Free Agency, there is one other matter of business on the league docket in the days ahead. Teams must submit qualifying offers to their Restricted Free Agents by Wednesday, October 7th.
In Los Angeles, GM Rob Blake and capologist […]

Kings Of the Podcast: Ep. Q14 with John Wroblewski, Ontario Reign Head Coach

Another day, time for another Kings of the Podcast. In this episode, John Wroblewski — new head coach of the Ontario Reign — stops by to discuss joining the LA Kings organization and what the future may bring.
Topics discussed:
– The hiring proces
– Background notes leading up to the interview
– Scouting notes on Mikey Anderson, Cole […]

10 Tidbits on New Head Coach for AHL Ontario Reign

Although the Kings still don’t have a hard date yet for when they can bring prospects back to Los Angeles for offseason training, work is being done behind the scenes to hire a new coach for AHL Ontario. And we have a few updates to pass along.
First off, from what we’ve been able to […]

Kings Of the Podcast: Ep. Q5 with Akil Thomas, LA Kings Prospect

As North America continues to quarantine, Kings of the Podcast is rolling right along. In this all new episode, we chat with Akil Thomas.
Learn why we call him the Most Interesting LA Kings Prospect.
If you’re unfamiliar and want to learn more, here’s a link to our full scouting report on Thomas from the most recent […]

LA Kings 2020 Prospect Rankings – Players No. 7 and 8

It’s time for another pair of prospect reports! After revealing the first two players inside the Top 10 last week, we’re back with another pair of future Kings – and both are defensemen.
For anybody new to our rankings, know that you’ve come to the right place. Many view this as the definitive guide to the […]

LA Kings 2020 Prospect Rankings – Players No. 11-15

This article serves as the third in an ongoing series evaluating the current LA Kings pipeline. Without any hyperbole, our rankings are the definitive guide to the team’s draft picks and next wave of young players. For over a decade, we’ve gone through this process in painstaking detail to ensure these reports are unmatched in […]

LA Kings 2020 Prospect Rankings – Goalie Depth Chart

Before we get started here, some context…
While normally our Midseason Prospect Rankings come out shortly after the World Junior Championships, we held off in anticipation of any deals the Kings may make prior to the NHL Trade Deadline. With that completed, we’re now moving ahead.
For more than 10 years now, this series of […]