Found April 23, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
Tomorrow's game between the Red Wings and Kings (who are trailing 2-0 vs Minnesota, in St. Paul,as I write this) is an NBC Sports Network exclusive, and they're drumming up the "Rivalry Night" Game through a press release... OS ANGELES KINGS ATTEMPT TO HOLD HOME ICE ADVANTAGE AS DETROIT RED WINGS FIGHT FOR POSTSEASON SPOT, ON NBC SPORTS NETWORK’S “WEDNESDAY NIGHT RIVALRY” AT 7:30 P.M. ET NEW YORK – April 23, 2013 — Henrik Zetterberg and the Detroit Red Wings (50 pts.) host Dustin Brown and the Los Angeles Kings (57 pts.) at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Mich., on NBC Sports Network’s Wednesday Night Rivalry at 7:30 p.m. ET. The Kings, who are in fourth place in the Western Conference, have clinched a spot in the playoffs and are fighting to keep their home-ice advantage on the San Jose Sharks (55pts.), who are in fifth place in the conference standings. The Red Wings, currently ninth in the West, have lost six of their last 10 games, and need as many points ...

Kings' Brown suspended two games by NHL

Kings captain Dustin Brown was suspended two games by the NHL for an elbow to the head of Minnesotas Jason Pominville during the second period of the teams game in St. Paul, Minn., Tuesday night, a club official said Wednesday. The suspension, the first imposed against Brown by the league, will keep him out of the Kings game at Detroit Wednesday night and the teams season finale...

Dustin Brown elbows Jason Pominville

Check out this dirty elbow by the Kings forward Dustin Brown on Minnesota Wild forward Jason Pominvillem, there was no call on the play and he didn't return to the game after the dirty hit. This is unacceptable and it should be a 2-3 game suspension from the NHL but I can tell you right now, that Department of Players Safety lead by Brendan Shanahan will not give Brown the suspension...

Kings’ Dustin Brown suspended for 2 games

As Paul noted last night, Los Angeles Kings captain Dustin Brown either accidentally or intentionally elbowed Minnesota Wild forward Jason Pominville in the face, and Brown will sit out the Kings' final pair of games, including tonight's affair against the Red Wings, as a result: Dustin Brown suspended for two games — lisa dillman (@reallisa) April 24, 2013 ...

GARTH: Brown Hearing Scheduled For Today

LA Kings captain Dustin Brown will have some explaining to do today. Brown will have a hearing with the NHL to explain his blatant elbow to the face of former Sabres captain Jason Pominville. The incident happened in last night's 2-1 Wild win. Here's the hit in question. Pominville was taken to the room for observation after he struggled to get to his feet. he...

Report: Brown suspended for elbowing Wild's Pominville

ST. PAUL, Minn. Los Angeles Kings forward Dustin Brown was suspended two games for elbowing Minnesota Wild forward Jason Pominville in Tuesday's 2-1 Minnesota victory, according to a tweet from Los Angeles Times reporter Lisa Dillman. During the second period Sunday, Brown had the puck near the side boards and saw Pominville closing in. As Pominville approached, Brown turned...

Dustin Brown throws vicious elbow at Jason Pominville’s face

About midway through the second period, the Los Angeles Kings were down 2-0 when Dustin Brown threw a vicious elbow at Jason Pominville’s face.  The puck came to Brown on the half-wall, and rather than wait for Pominville to make contact with him, Brown lunged at Pominville and delivered an elbow right to his face.  A penalty wasn’t called on the play, but something tells me...

HockeyBuzz Wire: Brown Suspended 2 Games Los Angeles Kings captain Dustin Brown was suspended two games by the NHL’s Department of Player Safety for his second period hit on Minnesota Wild forward Jason Pominville on Tuesday night.

Red Wings move back into 8th

DETROIT -- The Red Wings are in tunnel-vision mode right now, and it appears to be working for them as they aim for the postseason. You ask captain Henrik Zetterberg about things turning around for the team since the debacle in Calgary a week ago and this is his response: "My memory's not that good, so I don't remember when happened in Calgary," Zetterberg said...

Amidst hubbub surrounding Wings’ playoff streak, Chris Ilitch drops hint regarding follow-on rink

With under an hour to go before tonight's game between the Red Wings and Kings, with Dustin Brown out of LA's lineup, as Paul noted, Yahoo Sports' Nicholas J. Cotsonika thoughtfully considering the legacy of the endangered 21-year-old playoff streak... The AP's Larry Lage may have had to elbow his way to his laptop given the number of scribes in attendance for tonight...

Henrik Zetterberg, Jonathan Ericsson Deliver Dazzling Assists Against LA Kings: Video

Jonathan Ericsson’s beautiful pass to Pavel Datsyuk helped get the Detroit Red Wings on the board Wednesday night against the Los Angeles Kings. And Henrik Zetterberg’s display of skill in the third period helped put the clutch 3-1 win away. First, it was Ericsson, the Red Wings’ hulking defenseman, who fired a no-look feed across the ice to Datsyuk. Detroit’s assistant captain...

This removes any doubt; Brown's dirty elbow on Pominville

Still shot of Dustin Brown's elbow that injured Jason Pominville #mnwild #lakings… — Michael Russo (@Russostrib) April 24, 2013 s/t to Michael Russo... In case anyone is confused, this was a text book hit to the head and a violation of rule 48. Jason Pominville's head is targeted by Dustin Brown. 48.1 Illegal Check to the Head – A hit...

Kings Brown suspended 2 games for hit on Jason Pominville

@bush1124 The NHL has no choice, they have to suspend him for this hit. — Eric J. Burton (@goon48) April 24, 2013 First off, I was right, the NHL had no choice, they had to suspend Dustin Brown for his hit on Jason Pominville. In my opinion, the hit was a text book violation of the NHL's Rule 48. Obviously, we can debate that if you want. Also, this suspension doesn&...

Dustin Brown suspended two games

Los Angeles Kings forward Dustin Brown has been suspended for two games, without pay, for elbowing Minnesota Wild forward Jason Pominville on Tuesday,

Red Wings-Kings wrap-up and Wings-Predators set-up: one down, two to go

The theory goes something like this: as the Red Wings' 3-1 win over the Los Angeles Kings gives the 22-16-and-8 Wings both 52 points and 20 regulation-or-OT wins, if the Wings earn a win over the Nashville Predators tonight (7:30 PM, FSD/FS Tennessee/97.1 FM) and the Dallas Stars (48 points, 20 ROWs) defeat the Columbus Blue Jackets (51 points, 17 ROWs), the Wings will make the...

Have I Mentioned That the Kings Suck on the Road? by   Jack Weber

Darryl Sutter was forced to change the Kings lineup out of necessity today, as captain and left wing on the first line, Dustin Brown, was suspended for the remaining two games of the regular season following an elbow to the head of Jason Pominville yesterday. Pominville left the game and didn’t return with what is [...]
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