Putting Together The 2014-15 NHL Preseason All-Rookie Team

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Los Angeles Kings: Drew Doughty Has Earned High Praise From Fellow Players

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Defenseman Drew Doughty has been considered an elite force in the NHL essentially since he broke in with the Los Angeles Kings as a teenager in 2008. Doughty’s record since then is almost unparalleled among defensemen as he has twice won […]

Los Angeles Kings Rightly Honoring Luc Robitaille With Statue

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Few players epitomize all that is right about hockey better than the Los Angeles Kings‘ legend Luc Robitaille. “Lucky Luc” went from being a late-round afterthought to being the most productive left wing in the history of the NHL, with […]

Predicting NHL Arrivals Of All 30 First-Round Picks From 2014

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Connor McDavid vs. Jack Eichel Will be One of the Best NHL Draft Storylines Ever

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Canadian super-phenom Connor McDavid is the projected No. 1 overall pick in the 2015 NHL Draft and could be in some truly elite company when it’s all said and done. Having said that, going No. 1 in the draft is […]

Outdoor Game Between Los Angeles Kings and San Jose Sharks Will Be One for the Ages

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When the Los Angeles Kings and Anaheim Ducks faced off at Dodger Stadium the state of California and the game of hockey were mesmerized by the amazing display and work that went into creating that atmosphere. This season the Kings […]

Los Angeles Kings: Top 5 Players Taken After Tom Glavine In 1984 NHL Draft

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Michael Del Zotto Could Revive Career With Philadelphia Flyers

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Defenseman Michael Del Zotto was supposed to be the next great blueliner to play for the New York Rangers after posting spectacular numbers as a teenaged rookie in the Big Apple in 2009-10, but lapses in defensive acumen coupled with his […]

Buffalo Sabres Prospect Anthony Florentino is Turning Heads At U.S. World Junior Camp

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Buffalo Sabres prospect Anthony Florentino has been a star in the making for a long time going back to his street hockey days at Fallon Field in Boston, Ma. when the then barely teenaged Florentino would dominate much older competition. […]

5 Worst NHL Contracts Given Out This Offseason

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Phenom Connor McDavid Could Be in Truly Elite Company

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Every 10-15 years since Wayne Gretzky joined the NHL as the “Great One” in 1979, there has been a “Next One” ready to take Gretzky’s mantle. From Mario Lemieux to Eric Lindros to Sidney Crosby to John Tavares (with memorable […]

Gary Bettman Shows No Shame in Collecting Pay Raise During 2012 Lockout

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  Hating NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman has become almost too easy, as he is one of if not the single most unlikable figure in the sport of hockey (Matt Cooke and Boston Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs are always in that […]