Found July 20, 2013 on
Itâs a funny thing. Of all that transpires in an offseason, the trades, the signings, the buyouts and the long-awaited schedule emergence...the thing that has made some King fans fly off the handle the most is the replacement of Assistant GM Ron Hextall with former King defenseman and Department of Player Safety staff member Rob Blake.
Much of the vitriol by fans stems from a highly publicize...
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It looks like the Los Angeles Kings take Throwback Thursday way more seriously than I do.
Rob Blake on media call talking about his new job with the Kings ... pic.twitter.com/2qL7WNnutX
— LA Kings (@LAKings) July 18, 2013
That's right, former LA Kings defenseman, Rob Blake, was announced as the new Assistant GM for the LA Kings today. Now, you...
It was a pretty big day in King land yesterday. Love it or hate it Rob Blake was announced as the new Assistant General Manager, and Dustin Brown was signed to an 8-year contract extension.
This extension will make Brown a King through the 2021-22 season. He joins five other Kings (Carter, Quick, Richards, Voynov, Doughty) in being signed through at least the 2018-19 season.
It's almost like this should be called The Summer of Jesse Cohen. Because with Rob Blake becoming the LA Kings Assistant GM and Dustin Brown getting signed to an 8-year contract... it's the kind of LA Kings news that hits Jesse's sweet spot. In a brand new episode of All The Kings Men Podcast, Jesse and I are joined by Jon Hoven from Mayors Manor as we discuss (one...