Tag Archive for Los Angeles Kings

Bob Miller’s Nightmare 2.0: When Worlds Collide

Today’s signing of — and confusion regarding the disambiguation of — Johan Fransson, reminded me of my old abandoned sequel to Bob Miller’s (original) nightmare. The sequel was spawned by the Lehtonen/Vishnevkiy trade, but I never had the energy to finish it. Now, I don’t care. Franzen/Fransson has pushed me over the edge. Here it…

Iain MacIntyre pronounces Kings dead

I don’t know Iain MacIntyre, never heard of him, though for all I know I’ve read him and just never looked at the by-line until I had to, to see who wrote this remarkable column on the Kings/Canucks series. So if he’s some kind of national treasure, I preemptively grovel in mortification. (In the sense…

Bob Miller’s Nightmare

Ladies and Gentlemen, your Los Angeles Kings: Daniel Sedin – Mats Sundin – Henrik Sedin Eric Staal – Jarret Stoll – Jared Boll Milan Michalek* – Kyle Beach – Juraj Mikus** David Krejci – Mike Ricci – Mark Recchi Vitaly Vishnevski – Lubomir Visnovsky Juraj Mikus** – Zbynek Michalek* Jeff Woywitka – Andy Wozniewski John-Michael…

Red Light District: Top 5 potential suitors for Kovalchuk

The way it looks right now, Ilya Kovalchuk will become the prize acquisition at this year’s trade deadline. With negotiations between Ilya Kovalchuk’s agent Jay Grossman and Thrashers general manager Don Waddell not going in the right direction, few people around the league are optimistic an extension will get done. If they can’t reach a…

Kings are in the New York Times

A snippet from the New York Times article (the whole thing is linked below): With Little Fanfare, the Los Angeles Kings Are in the Playoff Chase They entered Thursday night’s game against Detroit with a 25-15-3 record, and their 53 points placed them tied for sixth in the tightly bunched conference. Any questions about their…

From the Toronto Sun, via KK: Kings Don’t Suck

From Lance Hornby of the Toronto Sun, FIRST-HALF FAVES NHL leading scorer Joe Thornton, Jonathan Quick, John Tavares, the Colorado Avalanche, Los Angeles Kings, Ryan Miller, Marian Gaborik, Tomas Plekanec, Steve Sullivan’s comeback, Steve Yzerman’s Hall of Fame induction speech. WHAT HAPPENED TO … The Carolina Hurricanes, Columbus Blue Jackets, St. Louis Blues, Philadelphia Flyers,…