Category Archives: NHL

The Los Angeles Kings are the Stanley Cup Champs!

Pulling out yet another clutch win – another double-overtime win – with Alec Martinez scoring the winning goal, the Los Angeles Kings have won the 2014 Stanley Cup, defeating the New York Rangers, four games to one. Los Angeles Kings … Continue reading

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Why the Kings are Where and What They Are

As first and foremost a baseball fan, I have always appreciated some of the structural similarities in the player recruitment and development structures of major league baseball and the National Hockey League. By drafting and signing players into the sport … Continue reading

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Yet Another Game Seven for the Kings

As the Eastern Conference Champion New York Rangers sit and wait and wonder, the past two Stanley Cup Champions, the Los Angeles Kings and the Chicago Blackhawks, ponder and prepare for tomorrow night’s seventh game of the Western Conference Championship … Continue reading

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Kings on Roll, But Don’t Expect the Ducks to Quack Up

After a horrible start, the Kings are now on a four game roll, and a high-powered third period featuring three goals led them to a 5-2 win over the mighty Ducks last night, ending an Anaheim six game win streak. … Continue reading

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Ducks Dominate First Freeway Faceoff as Frenzied Fans Frolic

What a night at the Honda Ponda for Duck fans as their team thrashed their cross-county rival Kings seven to four. Embarrassed by last year’s late-season fade out, commensurate with the Kings’ amazing run to the Stanley Cup Championship, the … Continue reading

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Kings and Ducks Meet Up Tonight

Last year, as the Kings trudged through the regular season on their way to the Stanley Cup Playoffs, they had little trouble with the also-ran Ducks, winning five of six meetings. So far this season, the defending Champion Kings has … Continue reading

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A Look Behind Ducks 2-0, Kings 0-2 Starts

So everyone is thinking what a great start the Ducks have had, and how awful the Kings’ Stanley Cup Defense has begun. Wait a second. Right, the Ducks have shown a dominant offense, scoring seven goals against Vancouver, and coming … Continue reading

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Kings and Ducks Reverse Form in Openers

The Kings returned their entire Stanley Cup Championship team from last year and expectations are high for another stellar season and a spirited defense of the Cup. On the other hand, the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim are coming off an … Continue reading

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Time for Kings and Ducks to Finally Hit the Ice

After months of painful somnambulism, the defending Stanley Cup champion Kings and the also-ran Ducks both are about to make their season debuts, actually skating, on real ice, in games that count in National Hockey League standings. For real.

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