It's acceptable in the NHL to have one dominant line if it's also being supported by some decent play from the other three lines. The Los Angeles Kings, though, have been far too top-heavy of late.
A couple weeks ago, in search of any time of scoring boost, coach Darryl Sutter put his top three scorers on the same line, with Anze Kopitar centering Dustin Brown and Justin...
Kings claim Niittymaki and actually get him. Hopefully speak to agent about extension before claim.
They'll likely waive Trent Hunter or more likely Davis Drewiske in order to fit him under the cap.
Kings can finally dangle Bernier without having to worry if Quick doesn't sign extension July 1st. Yes, Niittymaki is a UFA July 1st, but...
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The Los Angeles Kings showed up at the Staples Center on a mission. The Ottawa Senators showed up at the Staples Center with Phoenix, Arizona - their next and final destination before the All-Star break - on their minds.
End result? An absolute thrashing. The Kings met the Senators at every inch of the ice with incredible...
-Jonathan Quick has a 1.82 GAA and .937 spct in his last 25 games
-Quick is 9-2-5 in his last 16 games with a 1.51 GAA and .946 spct
-Anze Kopitar has eight points in the last eight games (4-4=8)
-Justin Williams has points i...
Three key aspects of the Kings’ 2-0 victory over the Ottawa Senators...
1. GOING FOURTH (LINE) IN WIN
On Monday morning, in explaining his choice to replace Trent Hunter with Kevin Westgarth, Darryl Sutter, said, ``The fourth line has be...
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