Originally posted on The Predatorial  |  Last updated 2/27/12
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.A. looking to get into playoff contention two points out of 8th place. This Year’s Series: 0-1-0 Home (0-0-0) Away (0-1-0) Looking at the Kings: With the kind of fire power and impregnable goaltending on the Los Angeles Kings, it makes you wonder why they are fighting for a playoff spot. At 68 points, the Kings are 2 points shy of the 8th spot and looking to get every point possible in the next 6 weeks. In aid of this quest, L.A. reunited the Carter/Richards connection that brought Philly so much offense in the previous seasons. Having a sniper like Carter playing with the built-in chemistry of Richards sho...
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