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Ryan Cowley

Ryan Cowley has been writing about the Los Angeles Kings since 2009, beginning as the head writer and editor of Make Way for the Kings since its inception. Until the summer of 2015, Make Way was run by the FanvsFan Network (www.makewayforthekings.com) but has since become independent at its new address: www.makewayforthekings.net Ryan is an NHL-accredited writer who has covered such events as the Stanley Cup Final and Stadium Series. He is also a graduate of Comedy Writing & Performance from Humber College in Toronto, Ontario.

Monarchs’ Richard Seeley on Alex Roach: “The Biggest Thing is Consistency”

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Defense wins championships. The old adage has been proven right by the Los Angeles Kings, who have won two Stanley Cups in three years. In recent years, though, they have had to part ways with some talented blueliners. From Rob Scuderi and Willie Mitchell to Robyn Regehr, Slava Voynov and ...

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LA Kings Benn’d and Break Stars for Thrilling 3-2 Win

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Game 45; 29-13-3 LOS ANGELES — It took them half a period to record their first shot but, like from Aesop’s fable of “The Tortoise and the Hare”, slow and steady wins the race, and in the end, the Los Angeles Kings came away with a 3-2 victory over the ...

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LA Kings Regular-Season Preview: Game 45 vs. Dallas

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Los Angeles Kings 2015-16 Regular Season: Game 45 vs. Dallas, January 19, 2016, 7:30pm PST After winning in Anaheim on Sunday, the Los Angeles Kings return home on Tuesday night for their first of three meetings with the 29-12-5 Dallas Stars. The Stars come into STAPLES Center with one of ...

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The Importance of Being Anze Kopitar

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You could hear a pin drop at STAPLES Center that afternoon. It is a moment that the Los Angeles Kings and their fans will never forget: their star forward lying helpless on the ice. It was a sight, a feeling that still leaves this writer — in addition to many ...

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LA Kings Invade Ponda, Edging Ducks 3-2

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Game 44; 28-13-3 ANAHEIM — It was the first installment of this season’s Freeway Faceoff and the Los Angeles Kings came out victorious, edging the Anaheim Ducks by a 3-2 count. The Kings avenge themselves from their third-period collapse on Saturday vs. Ottawa, returning to the win column. After not ...

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LA Kings Regular-Season Preview: Game 44 @ Anaheim

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Los Angeles Kings 2015-16 Regular Season: Game 44 @ Anaheim, January 17, 2016, 6pm PST Just one day after falling to the Senators, the Los Angeles Kings hit the road, but they aren’t going too far as they visit to the Honda Center to face the 19-17-7 Anaheim Ducks. Sunday’s ...

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Third-Period Collapse Does LA Kings In as They Fall to Sens

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Game 43; 27-13-3 LOS ANGELES — They were solid through 40 minutes, but in the third, fell apart allowing four goals en route to a 5-3 loss to the Ottawa Senators. Fresh off finalizing Anze Kopitar‘s new contract, the Los Angeles Kings entered Saturday with an air of confidence knowing ...

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Anze Kopitar Signing Delayed as “Details to Work On” Remain

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Fans sat around on Friday expecting the big news to become official. However, they, along with the media on hand at Toyota Sports Center, were left disappointed as Anze Kopitar left the Kings’ practice facility without signing a new contract. The star’s agent, Pat Brisson, according to Lisa Dillman of ...

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LA Kings Regular-Season Preview: Game 43 vs. Ottawa

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Los Angeles Kings 2015-16 Regular Season: Game 43 vs. Ottawa, January 16, 2016, 1pm PST After a five-day layoff, their longest of the season to date, the Los Angeles Kings are back to work on Saturday when they get set to play host the 20-18-6 Ottawa Senators in a matinee ...

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LA Kings, Anze Kopitar Finally Reach New Deal; Now What?

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The saga has mercifully come to an end. From ‘inching closer’ to being ‘close to done’ to ‘far from done’ to ‘inching closer’, the drama that was the Anze Kopitar‘s contract extension has finally — and thankfully — reached a conclusion. On Wednesday, TSN‘s Bob McKenzie reported that Kopitar and ...

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