Originally written on The Royal Half  |  Last updated 2/18/12

OTTAWA, CANADA- NOVEMBER 10: Jason Strudwich #34, Dustin Penner #27 and Patrick O'Sullivan #19 of the Edmonto Oilers celebrate a goal against the Ottawa Senators in a game at Scotiabank Place on November 10, 2009 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. The Edmonton Oilers led the Ottawa Senators 2-1 after one period. (Photo by Phillip MacCallum/Getty Images)

Game #59

LA KINGS
27-20-11
65 pts, 8th in Western Conference
vs
CALGARY FLAMES
27-22-9
63 pts, 9th in Western Conference

Darryl Sutter is tied with Brent Sutter in Season Series 1-1

7:00pm, Staples Center
Los Angeles, CA

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DARRYL SUTTER ON DUSTIN PENNER'S RETURN TO THE LINEUP:
“It’s not just giving him another shot. He’s a veteran. He better step up to the plate. It’s very simple. He went out of the lineup because he was *********, so he’d better step up to the plate or he might not get another look. It’s simple. When we preach work and those things, and everybody does it, then he better do it.”

You think he's messing around?

If I'm Dustin Penner... I play the game of my life tonight. Otherwise I think we all know where Dustin Penner will be next season.

Sports Memorabilia conventions signing bottles of Aunt Jemima.

Yup.

Until the LA Kings score a goal, I'm only doing two things on this blog:

1) Posting screengrabs of Darryl Sutter looking like a monkey

2) Posting screengrabs of Mike Richards dressed like a hipster

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