Defenseman Robyn Regehr (#44) of the Los Angeles Kings shoves Left Wing Michael Raffl (#12) of the Philadelphia Flyers with one hand while teammate Goalie Jonathan Quick (#32) tries to keep his eye on the puck

Catching Up with the Kings’ Depth Squad

Perhaps it’s just that we’re partway into the year and all the main stories have been told, but the media surrounding the LA Kings this week has focused on players other than the stars. Here are some...
Goalie Jonathan Quick (#32) of the Los Angeles Kings makes a save with his glove

One Save, Many Iterations

All it takes is one save to make a career. Exaggeration? Maybe, but it’s one save repeatedly made, a great one, that has made Jonathan Quick the hero of the LA Kings nation. Monday night, he did it once...
Vyacheslav "Slava" Voynov. (Brandon Titus/Inside Hockey)

Kings Put Dunce Caps On

“This was clearly a mistake on our part and we accept full responsibility.  It is incumbent upon us to be more vigilant in managing this situation to ensure that Slava’s allowable training activities...
Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask #40

Ducks Best B’s

The twins were split up! That was the big news on Saturday as the Ducks went down 5-1 against San Jose after dropping a weak and uncoordinated effort to Chicago on Friday last. The reason Getzlaf and Perry...
Right Wing Tim Jackman (#18) of the Anaheim Ducks levels Left Wing Pierre-Edouard Bellmare (#78) of the Philadelphia Flyers on the blueline

Ducks Defense Desperate

The Ducks have at least one thing to be thankful for this Black Friday. They’ve played 16 times in their team history on this day, and won nine of them. They’ve also lost four and tied three. Oh, there’s...
Anaheim Ducks shoulder patch on a player's jersey

Ducks Add Wing

The Anaheim Ducks felt they had enough D-men this week and shipped one, Bryan Allen, to Montreal for reclamation project Rene Bourque. The winger, who has over 140 goals in his decade-plus career, was lately...
Eric Staal waits for the puck drop.(Brandon Titus/Inside Hockey)

Quarter-pole Win for Kings

Carolina came into LA Thursday night eighth in the East’s wildcard race. That means they were way out of the playoffs. And they didn’t have the excuse of having games in hand. They just haven’t won much...
Florida Panthers defenseman Dylan Olsen #4

Panthers Pass Test One

Hockey in Florida. Dumb idea, right? Well, people often say so. Except that each team from the state has been in the Stanley Cup Final, one a winner (Tampa Bay) and the other a loser (Florida). Now here the...
Goalie Jonathan Quick (#32) of the Los Angeles Kings makes a save with his glove

Kings All Fugued Up

Every year about this time, the Kings experience what psychiatrists would call a “fugue,” which is a time when someone suffers from loss of memory, begins a new life, and when she or he recovers, doesn’t...
LA Kings Goaltender Martin Jones .(Brandon Titus/Inside Hockey)

Kings Need McSomething

I’m going to steal a joke from my friend Dennis Bernstein, writer for www.thefourthperiod.com, who said on twitter that the way the Kings are going, signing defensemen, their next one will be McFlurry....