Kings Get Rude Awakening

Well, that was considerably less fun than yesterday’s game. I don’t think I’m exaggerating when I say that the Kings got embarrassed. The Sabres are a really good team that I expect to see go far in the playoffs, but there were some very disconcerting things about tonight’s performance, not least of which is the fact … Continue reading

Kings on Pace for 82-0 Season

Despite having played a game on another continent in an arena that clearly favored the other team, the Kings are now 1-0 at “home.” Good thing they only have to do this once! Oh wait… My grades for the Kings players: Anze Kopitar: A : I couldn’t be happier with how he looked. He very … Continue reading

100-Point NHL Seasons Going the Way of the Dodo?

I was sitting here reading an article about the Thrashers Jets and their demise, and I saw a mention of Dany Heatley and Ilya Kovalchuk being the team’s first bona fide superstars. Out of curiosity I clicked on their names to look at their stats while with the Thrashers and WOW. I had forgotten how crazy … Continue reading