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Royal Reflections: Speaking with LA Kings Alum Stu Grimson

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“This is a man gone mad,” play-to-play announcer Jim Hughson said of him on the evening of January 16, 1992. The next morning, I would tune in to TSN‘s Sportsdesk to witness what had happened. This giant of a man would dash jersey-less across the ice of the old Chicago ...

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Royal Reflections: Speaking with LA Kings Alum Terry Ruskowski

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Following their shocking playoff upset of the juggernaut Edmonton Oilers, the Los Angeles Kings had entered the 1982-83 season with high hopes as they were looking to make some more noise in their return to the playoffs. Unfortunately, despite improving by three wins and three points from the previous season, ...

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Quick, Kings Roll Over Hawks Like Saturday in the Park in Chicago

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Game 68; 41-22-5 CHICAGO — It was supposed to be an intense affair. Instead, the rubber match of this season series was completely one-sided as the Los Angeles Kings rolled to a 5-0 victory over Chicago, handing the Blackhawks their worst home loss in nearly a decade. While the Blackhawks ...

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LA Kings Regular-Season Preview: Game 68 @ Chicago

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Los Angeles Kings 2015-16 Regular Season: Game 68 @ Chicago, March 14, 2016, 5pm PST After wrapping up their nine-game stay in southern California, the Los Angeles Kings hit the road for a pair beginning on Monday night in the Windy City against the 41-22-6 Chicago Blackhawks. This will be ...

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The Importance, or Lack Thereof, of Winning the Pacific for the LA Kings

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They have not won a division title since 1991, so logic would suggest that after 25 years, it’s about time that the Los Angeles Kings hung another division banner to the rafters. Or is it? Calling themselves division champions, especially after so long, would certainly be nice for the Kings ...

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Rob Scuderi is Back With the LA Kings, And It Feels Good

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He may not be quite the same player he was in 2012 but Rob Scuderi‘s re-acquisition by the Los Angeles Kings on Friday is leaving many, including this writer, excited for the defensive stalwart’s return. When he helped shut down the Detroit Red Wings vaunted attack in the 2009 Stanley ...

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Gaborik Propels LA Kings Past Hawks in Comeback OT Thriller

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Game 23; 14-8-1 LOS ANGELES — Entering Saturday night, few Kings had a more disappointment month offensively than Marian Gaborik. But after this contest was said and done, said disappointment had quickly become forgotten. After a five-game road swing, the Los Angeles Kings were back on home ice for a ...

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LA Kings Regular-Season Preview: Game 23 vs. Chicago

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Los Angeles Kings 2015-16 Regular Season: Game 23 vs. Chicago, November 28, 2015, 7:30pm PST Coming off their five-game road trip, the Los Angeles Kings return home to STAPLES Center where, on Saturday night, they close out November against the defending Stanley Cup champion, the 13-8-2 Chicago Blackhawks. This marks ...

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Winning Streak Snapped as LA Kings Fall to Kane, Blackhawks

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Game 11; 7-4-0 CHICAGO — The Los Angeles Kings were hoping to start November the same way they ended October. Unfortunately, the Chicago Blackhawks had something to say about that as the defending Stanley Cup champions improved their home record to 6-1-0 on the season with a 4-2 win over ...

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LA Kings Regular-Season Preview: Game 11 @ Chicago

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Los Angeles Kings 2015-16 Regular Season: Game 11 @ Chicago, November 2, 2015, 5:30pm PST After an explosive end to October that saw them string together seven-straight wins, the Los Angeles Kings open November putting said streak on the line. It won’t be easy, though, as the silver-and-black start off ...

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