Found February 28, 2012 on Lions Blog:
PLAYERS: Jeff Carter
TEAMS: Los Angeles Kings
About 20 years ago Jeff Carter was looking out his dining room window in Battle Creek on a March morning when he spotted a robin and called it to the attention of his two children, Sam and Janie. Back then, a robin in early March was as rare as a politician who didn't blame his opponents for everything from economic woes to flu outbreaks.

Predators face the Kings and Jeff Carter on trade deadline day

The Nashville Predators will return to the Bridgestone Arena ice to face the Los Angeles Kings on Monday night to close out their four game homestand, where the team has collected five of six points so far.Regardless of whether the Preds make any moves prior to Monday's 2 p.m. trade deadline, the game will likely be impacted by the Kings recent acquisition of Predators-killer...

Carter and Richards Reunited at Last?

Alexander Crofoot – Roughly two seasons ago, Flyers fans watched helplessly as Patrick Kane scored in the overtime of Game 6 in the 2010 NHL Stanley Cup finals.  That season may be best described as a miraculous run, starting with the Flyers battling for a playoff spot on the last day of the season, defeating the Rangers in a shootout.  The current Flyers hardly resemble the...

Morning Skate: Game 63 vs. Los Angeles

7:00 PM CT – Kings (28-22-12) @ Predators (36-19-7)Players to watch:LA- Jeff CarterThus far, Carter has been the biggest name dealt at the deadline. Carter, who has seven points in four games against the Preds this season, adds another threat to the Kings lineup.NSH- Jordin TootooTootoo has seven assists in his last eight games and his line with Colin Wilson and Nick Spaling is...

Back Together Again

from Rich Hammond at the website of the LA Kings, The phone calls came exactly eight months apart, but the emotions couldn’t have been any different. On the afternoon of June 24, 2011, Jeff Carter learned that he had been traded from the Philadelphia Flyers to the Columbus Blue Jackets. A half-hour later, Mike Richards, Carter’s close friend and teammate with the Flyers, was...

TRH Gameday 63/64 - Nashville Predators & Minnesota Wild: Cartergeddon

MONDAY Game #63 LA KINGS 28-22-1268 pts, 9th in Western ConferencevsNASHVILLE PREDATORS36-19-779 pts, 5th in Western Conference Kings Lead Season Series 1-0  5:00pm, Bridgestone ArenaNashville, TN BEST TRADE DEADLINE DEAL BETWEEN BOTH TEAMS: March 16, 2002 – LA Kings acquire Cliff Ronning from Nashville for Jere Karalahti and a conditional choice in the 2003 NHL Entry...

Royal Gamble

There’s no doubt the Jeff Carter trade makes the Los Angeles Kings a better hockey team.  Trading for one of the most prolific goal-scorers over the last four seasons is a sure-fire way to upgrade your roster.  The question is, does the trade help the Kings become a Stanley Cup contender? Let’s start with the facts. To describe the Los Angeles offense as anemic is an understatement...

Kings-Wild Preview

Even with newcomer Jeff Carter in the mix, the Los Angeles Kings still can't find a way to consistency score goals. Trying to move into playoff position, the Kings hope to find more production and bounce back from their latest loss Tuesday night when they visit the Minnesota Wild. Los Angeles (28-23-12) made a big splash when it acquired the talented Carter from Columbus in...

Preview #63: As trade deadline looms, Predators host Kings Monday night

Season Records Los Angeles Kings 28-22-12 Nashville Predators 36-19-7 Newest King Jeff Carter has a hat trick against the Predators this season as a member of the Columbus Blue Jackets The NHL’s trade deadline is Monday afternoon at 2 pm CT. If the Predators make any additional moves, their roster could look very different from the team that beat the San Jose Sharks by a 6-2 score...

New Kings, or Old Flyers?

With the trade deadline approaching, Los Angeles Kings’ GM Dean Lombardi was under a lot of pressure to make a move and bring more offense to LA. Despite a star studded young roster, the Kings rank last in the NHL in scoring averaging just 2.1 goals per game. The only reason the Kings are still in the playoff race despite the lack of goal scoring is their stingy defense, which...

Radio Row – Top 10 Midseason Kings Trades

Jeff Carter was acquired by the Kings last week from the Blue Jackets as part of a highly-publicized acquisition.  It was also the 279th trade in Kings history. On June 8, 1967, the Kings acquired the rights to Red Kelly from the Maple Lea...

Game 63: Los Angeles @ Nashville – Trade Deadline and Hockey to Be Played

Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images Amidst the excitement of the trade deadline, there is still hockey on tap tonight as the L.A. Kings come into Bridgestone Arena for a 7 P.M. battle against the Nashville Predators. The Kings won their only meeting on November 8th by a score of 4-3 but conditions have turned and it’s Nashville standing alone at 5th in the Western Conference and L...

Detroit vs Columbus: Worst Team Ever?

Detroit heads to Columbus tonight where they should have absolutely no problem ending their losing streak against the worst team in the NHL. Columbus has become even weaker as of late. They traded away Jeff Carter, Samuel Pahlsson and Antoine Vermette.Puck drops at 7pm on FSD+Click the jump for more Detroit is now 4th in the west after their 3-game skid let the Blues claw their...
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