Found June 04, 2013 on The Sports Bank:
Phoenix-coyotes-los
The Chicago Blackhawks took care of business at home in games 1 and 2 in the Western Conference Finals. The next two will take place in L.A., where the Kings will look to get back in the series. The Los Angeles Kings has won 14 consecutive games at home, and should look different than what fans have seen early in this series. The difference may very well be the rough stuff. As Colin Fraser of the Kings showed in game 2, L.A. has no problem mucking it up with the opponent’s best players. Of course, what tough guy actually goes after another tough guy? Good thing Fraser is great at riding the coattails of some of the league’s best players. I If you think Chicago in 2010 and L.A. last season won because of Fraser and his ginger ways, you would be wrong. Some of Los Angeles’ best can shoot the puck and knock your teeth out in stride. With some home cooking on tap until Friday, the Kings could very well recover and get back to their ground and pound game that has worked so well recentl...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES

Duncan Keith whacks Jeff Carter in the face (Video)

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith slashed Los Angeles Kings center Jeff Carter in the face during the second period of Tuesday night's Game 3 of the NHL Western Conference Finals. Carter went down to the ice after getting whacked in the mouth with Keith's stick. Keith said something to Carter while he was down, but apologized immediately afterwards and did so again...

Blackhawks Fall In LA

The Kings hadn’t lost on home ice in the postseason, and continued their dominance in LA with a 3-1 victory over the Blackhawks on Tuesday night. After two solid victories in Chicago, the Blackhawks came out flat against the Kings … Continue reading →The post Blackhawks Fall In LA appeared first on Committed Indians.

Duncan Keith slashes Jeff Carter in the face during Game 3

Duncan Keith had a rare and cringeworthy lapse in judgement during Tuesday’s Game 3 in Los Angeles. During a Blackhawks offensive rush, Keith attempted to pick up his downed glove on the ice and appeared to be poked by Jeff Carter’s stick as Carter skated past. Keith reacted almost immediately and delivered an ugly, ugly one-handed slash to the face of Carter from behind, sending...

Duncan Keith’s vicious high-stick on Jeff Carter

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith and Los Angeles Kings forward Jeff Carter were pushing and shoving in the Blackhawks defensive zone when things escalated quickly.  Carter knocked Keith’s stick and glove out of his hand and when Keith went to pick up his glove, Carter slashed the glove and likely caught some of Keith’s hand. Keith didn’t appreciate this and took...

Keith: Carter high-stick was accident

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith said he accidentally high-sticked Los Angeles Kings forward Jeff Carter in the face in Game 3 of the Western Conference finals. Kings coach Darryl Sutter thought Keith got off easily with a double minor after opening a gash on Carter's face during the Blackhawks' 3-1 loss to the defending Stanley Cup champions in Game 3 on Tuesday...

Blackhawks Duncan Keith Suspended One Game

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman, Duncan Keith, has been suspended one game by the National Hockey League Department of Player Safety for his high stick to Los Angeles Kings forward, Jeff Carter. Carter and Keith scrapped behind the play at the 7:58 mark of the second period of Game 3 of the NHL Western Conference Finals. During the scrap, Keith lost his glove and while attempting to...

WATCH: Broken stick? No problem!

L.A. Kings defensman Slava Voynov gets the game winning tally of game 3 with a beautiful broken stick slap shot that just got by Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford. Like most broken stick slappers, the puck didn’t have near the velocity as a normal slap shot, however it was enough to sneak by Crawford and proved to be the goal that took down Chicago. Chicago still leads the...

Blackhawks fan Jim Belushi is the reason terrorists hate us (video)

The continuing relevance of Jim Belushi is the reason that people suck. More specifically, the fact that we pay attention to Jim Belushi despite the fact the he never accomplished anything is the real reason the human race truly sucks. The fact that Jim Belushi was trending on Twitter for no reason other than he showed up for a hockey game is frightening. During game three of the...

Duncan Keith Slashes Jeff Carter In The Face During Game 3

Duncan Keith had a rare and cringeworthy lapse in judgement during Tuesday’s Game 3 in Los Angeles. During a Blackhawks offensive rush, Keith attempted to pick up his downed glove on the ice and appeared to be poked by Jeff Carter’s stick as Carter skated past. Keith reacted almost immediately and delivered an ugly, ugly one-handed slash to the face of Carter from behind, sending...

Patrick Sharp Playing His Best Hockey

from Eric Duhatschek of the Globe and Mail, Remember the Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon? It’s a word game based on the concept of six degrees of separation, and starts with the premise that everybody in the Hollywood film industry can be linked - in six steps or fewer – to the actor Kevin Bacon. Well, in the Western Conference final against the Los Angeles Kings, the part...

Daily Rundown: Blackhawks Up 2-0 in West Finals

The Los Angeles came back from a 2-0 series hole to top the St. Louis Blues in the first round and to defend their title, they will have to do so again. The Chicago Blackhawks jumped on the Kings early on Sunday night en route to a 4-2 victory in Game 2 of the Western [...]

Kings rebound with Game 3 victory

Slava Voynov had a goal and an assist, Jonathan Quick made 19 saves, and the Los Angeles Kings beat Chicago 3-1 in Game 3 of the Western Conference finals on Tuesday night, trimming the Blackhawks' series lead to 2-1. Justin Williams also scored and Dwight King added an empty-net goal in the defending Stanley Cup champions' 15th consecutive home victory since March. The...

All Is Well In Los Angeles! Kings Take Game 3

Expect anything different? Hollywood drama story that should have a script to it. Another 2-1 game for 59 minutes for the Los Angeles Kings (9-5-2), this time, they were on the winning end as they were able to get another goal on an empty net and cap a 3-1 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks (10-4-1), and once again, Jonathan Quick proved why he is possibly the most clutch postseason...

Duncan Keith Suspended One Game For Slash On Je...

Duncan Keith will serve a one game suspension for his slash against Jeff Carter in Game 3, meaning Sheldon Brookbank will suit up in Game 4 vs. the Los Angeles Kings.Keith admitted to "intentionally swinging his stick on Carter as Carter is skating away from him" says Brendan Shanahan, the Director of Player Safety.Obviously, this was a key factor in issuing the suspension...
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.