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Ryan Oulahen on LA Kings Prospect Michael Amadio: “You Are Now Seeing an Elite Goal-Scorer”

Mike Amadio of the North Bay Battalion. Photo by Aaron Bell/OHL Images

From the time he began his junior career in 2012, Michael Amadio has consistently gotten stronger. Drafted by the Los Angeles Kings in the third round (90th overall) of the 2014 Draft, the native of Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., has worked so hard throughout his junior years that he now possesses ...

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Bob Miller on LA Kings Missing Playoffs: “I Hope They Were Upset”

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 14:  Los Angeles Kings play-by-play television announcer Bob Miller addresses the fans as General Manager Dean Lombardi (bottom right) and Assistant to the General Manager Jack Ferreira (bottom left) look on during the rally in Staples Center after the Los Angeles Kings Stanley Cup Victory Parade on June 14, 2012 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

It is hard to imagine that after this coming season, the Los Angeles Kings will be celebrating their golden anniversary in the National Hockey League. For nearly 50 years, the Kings have been a staple in southern California. While many would argue that they didn’t achieve mainstream success until the ...

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LA Kings’ Bob Miller on Milan Lucic: “He Fits the Kings”

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It took some time but fans of the Los Angeles Kings have warmed up to Milan Lucic, and with plenty of good reason. When he was acquired from the Boston Bruins in June, many Kings fans displayed great skepticism. Despite his offensive abilities or his physical prowess, Lucic developed a ...

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Kings Legend Luc Robitaille Voted Greatest NHLer to Ever Wear No. 20

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In 2006, he retired as the NHL’s all-time leading scorer among left-wingers. In 2007, the Los Angeles Kings raised his number to the rafters of STAPLES Center. In 2009, he was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame. Then, this past February, his statue was unveiled outside of the aforementioned ...

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Hear Me Roar: Milan Lucic to Bring Abundance of Brawn to LA Kings

BOSTON, MA - MAY 03: Milan Lucic #17 of the Boston Bruins celebrates his empty-net goal in the third period against the Montreal Canadiens in Game Two of the Second Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on May 3, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Milan Lucic is the newest member of the Los Angeles Kings. Friday, the silver-and-black acquired the big winger from the Boston Bruins for netminder – and current RFA – Martin Jones, prospect Colin Miller and the 13th-overall pick in this year’s draft. At 6′ 3, 228 pounds, Lucic fits the ...

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LA Kings' Nelson Emerson Says Michael Mersch “Has All the Attributes of Being a Great NHLer”

Michael Mersch (Photo credit: Rich Tilton, courtesy of MayorsManor.com)

Aside from their Stanley Cup victories, what has been most refreshing about the Los Angeles Kings under GM Dean Lombardi has been having the diligence of developing their young talent into NHL-ready players. Some have needed longer timeframes than others but while patience is an acquired virtue for most, said end ...

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LA Kings Nelson Emerson on Jordan Weal's Development: “He's Done Everything That We've Asked”

Photo credit: Rich Tilton, courtesy of MayorsManor.com

When the Los Angeles Kings missed the playoffs in 2009, there was very little worry, next to no frustration. Yes, it had been a playoff miss for the seventh-straight year for Kings but unlike in previous years, there was a ray of light shining through. Drew Doughty had wrapped up ...

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Low Draft Pick to Top Prospect, Ontario Reign’s Nic Dowd Closer to the NHL Than Ever Before

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Having strengthened his two-way game since turning pro, he has quickly become regarded as one of the brightest pieces of the Los Angeles Kings‘ promising future. After a strong rookie campaign in Manchester last season, he followed it up with 13 points in 19 playoff games, helping the Monarchs win ...

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John Paddock on LA Kings Prospect Austin Wagner: “He’s an Extremely Intimidating Player with his Speed”

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Size, defense, goaltending, puck possession. These are four of the main ingredients used by the Los Angeles Kings to whip themselves into a multiple Stanley Cup-winner. For prospect Austin Wagner, however, while he does possess good size at 6-foot-1,  he brings a new element to the table that has been ...

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A Discussion with Kings' Legendary Broadcaster Bob Miller

A collage of Bob Miller (Image credit: Chris Thomas)

Before the new year, I had the honour of meeting Los Angeles Kings’ legendary broadcaster Bob Miller. We met at Toronto’s MasterCard Centre where the Kings were practicing for their matchup the following afternoon against the Maple Leafs. What started out as an exchange of greetings turned into a nice ...

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