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Royal Reflections: Speaking with LA Kings Legend Daryl Evans

Image credit: Ryan Cowley
Original photo credit: Bruce Bennett

While skill plays a role, so does luck. But, don’t go thinking that being lucky is a bad thing. Ask Bob Nystrom; ask Mike Eruzione; ask anyone who has ever scored a career-defining game-winning goal if timing means anything. For Daryl Evans, it certainly did and, while his goal may ...

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50 Years of LA Kings Hockey : The Miracle on Manchester

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Everybody loves a good underdog story. Whether it was David vs Goliath in the bible, The New York Mets vs the Boston Red Sox in the 1986 World Series, or Bret “The Hitman” Hart against the 500 pound Yokozuna at WrestleMania X, (not the one from Wrestlemania IX), people love ...

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Royal Reflections: Speaking with LA Kings Alum Steve Bozek

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Original photo courtesy of LAKings.com

It is one of the proudest, most iconic moments in Los Angeles Kings history. An inexperienced squad to make a monumental comeback against a juggernaut championship contender was simply unheard of. But that was the case on April 10, 1982 as the Kings, trailing 5-0 late, scored five times in ...

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LA Kings’ Daryl Evans on Calling Games with Nick Nickson: “I Just Cherish Each and Every Day”

LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 20: Los Angeles Kings radio announcers Daryl Evans and Nick Nickson pose for a photo after a game between the Los Angeles Kings and the Carolina Hurricanes  at STAPLES Center on November 20, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NHLI via Getty Images)

Hours before Monday’s induction ceremony at the Hockey Hall of Fame, this writer and a friend of Make Way for the Kings, Jeff Duarte of CaliSportsNews, met with Los Angeles Kings‘ legend Daryl Evans who, for nearly two decades, has been Nick Nickson‘s partner in the broadcast booth as the ...

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The Greatness of Kings Legend Daryl Evans

A collage of Daryl Evans (Image credit: Chris Thomas)

Some would suggest that he is best known for scoring the overtime goal that capped off his team’s miraculous playoff comeback against the juggernaut Edmonton Oilers in 1982. But while that moment is still held close to the hearts of Los Angeles Kings fans everywhere, Daryl Evans has since been ...

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