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Royal Reflections: Speaking with LA Kings Legend Daryl Evans

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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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LA Kings Regular-Season Preview: Game 15 vs. Arizona

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Los Angeles Kings 2015-16 Regular Season: Game 15 vs. Arizona, November 10, 2015, 7:30pm PST They have alternated between the win and loss columns over the last few games but coming off a win on Saturday, the Los Angeles Kings are hoping that they can create a new winning streak ...

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LA Kings’ Luc Robitaille Shares His Thoughts on Nick Nickson’s HHOF Induction

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TORONTO — During Monday’s red carpet phase preceding the induction ceremony, I had a chance to speak with Kings’ legend Luc Robitaille. There, Robitaille gave us his thoughts on Nick Nickson‘s induction into the Hockey Hall of Fame and even what it means for the growth of hockey in California. ...

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LA Kings’ Nick Nickson on His Hall of Fame Induction: “It Was a Wonderful Experience”

Nick Nickson honoured at Monday's Hall of Fame luncheon.
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TORONTO — It was a momentuous day at the Mecca of Hockey. The Hockey Hall of Fame held their annual Induction Ceremony to close out the weekend where so many are reminded of why they love the game, bringing out the fans out in all of us. While this year’s ...

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Speaking With Soon-to-Be Hall-of-Famer, LA Kings’ Nick Nickson

ONTARIO, CA - FEBRUARY 11: Nick Nickson of the Los Angeles Kings speaks during an Ontario Reign Press Conference at Citizens Business Bank Arena on February 11, 2015 in Ontario, California. (Photo by Aaron Poole/NHLI via Getty Images)

There are but a handful of figures who have held the honour of being synonymous with Los Angeles Kings hockey. Having now entered his 35th season with the club, Nick Nickson has celebrated a storied career in the broadcast booth and three weeks from tonight, the longtime radio voice of ...

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Speaking with Kings Radio Man Nick Nickson

A collage of Nick Nickson (Image credit: Chris Thomas)

This past week, I had the opportunity to speak with Nick Nickson who, since 1990, has been the radio voice of the Los Angeles Kings. Overall, Nickson, a native of Rochester, New York, has been with the Kings since 1981 when he was the television and radio broadcast partner of ...

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