NEWARK, N.J. -- If you ask certain players and coaches on the Los Angeles Kings to reflect on previous organizations they played or coached for, you'll encounter a range of willingness to divulge moments in their past that in their opinion isn't necessarily applicable to their current standing.
Jeff Carter and Mike Richards have always humored reporters when instances from Philadelphia or Columbus are referenced, even if there's the sense that they'd prefer to move on. Darryl Sutter isn't one to speak at length about serving as a general manager and coach in Calgary despite leading a Cinderella Flames team to Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final in 2004.
Rob Scuderi will willingly recall his experience as a member of the Pittsburgh Penguins, with whom he appeared in back to back Stanley Cups and won hockey's ultimate prize in 2009.
Just be careful when dusting off his infamous nickname "The Piece".
"I tried to leave that in Pittsburgh, but thank you very much for bringing it up," he ...