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Couture physically and mentally slow to recover from Sharks' playoff collapse

Logan Couture doesn't have to look far to be reminded of the San Jose Sharks' playoff collapse against the Los Angeles Kings. His surgically repaired right hand still has scars from last month's surgery, and the recovery has been slow. He expects the hand, injured in a fight with Kings centre Mike Richards, to be OK by training camp. And Couture works out with Kings...
Via Pro Sports Daily
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jonathan Quick undergoes wrist surgery, out 10-12 weeks

Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick underwent wrist surgery this week and will be out 10-12 weeks, Greg Beacham of the Aoosciated Press reported Tuesday. Jonathan Quick is having wrist surgery today. Likely off the ice 10-12 weeks. Injury happened vs Ducks. NOT emergency procedure, Kings say. — Greg Beacham (@gregbeacham) June 24, 2014 Quick was injured during the Kings’...
Via Sports-Glory
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

The Colorado Avalanche May Be Targeting A Defenseman

from Adrian Dater of the Denver Post, Defense is an area where the Avs might try to do the most shopping. Roy used the newly crowned champion Los Angeles Kings as a template for what he hopes to have for a "top six" on defense. Roy said the Kings had strong top-three defensemen in Drew Doughty, Slava Voynov and Alec Martinez, with good complementary role players as...
Via Kukla's Korner
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

LA Kings Pouring Shots From Stanley Cup (Photo)

When you come out on top after the grueling NHL playoffs (especially in the fashion the Kings did it in), you have the absolute right to do as you please with the hardware. The Los Angeles Kings celebrated their second championship in three seasons at Tao Nightclub in Las Vegas Thursday night, and what a celebration it looked to have been. Players even let some of the young ladies...
Via BlackSportsOnline
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

LA Kings' Drew Doughty, Trevor Lewis, Jake Muzzin shave playoff beards

There's something to be said for an epic NHL playoff beard. As the Los Angeles Kings' Stanley Cup Championship celebration continues, a trio of players visited Floyd's Barbershop in Hermosa Beach to shave their playoff beards on Wednesday. Drew Doughty, Jake Muzzin and Trevor Lewis visited the shop to get cleaned up while posing for photos with fans. "This series...
Via Fox Sports West
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: LA Kings Fans Shoot Drone Out of the Sky with T-Shirt Cannon

Thanks a log, Kings fans. Now you taught America’s enemies how to defeat our drones. - – - – - Also see …  VIDEO: Girl in high heels falls hard on ice after Kings win Stanley Cup VIDEO: Drew Doughty had the best going-to-the-Cup-Final celebration ever SP’s LA Kings page The post VIDEO: LA Kings Fans Shoot Drone Out of the Sky with T-Shirt Cannon appeared first on SportsPickle.
Via Sports Pickle
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Kings championship parade through the eyes of fans

LOS ANGELES -- Work day? Call in sick. Somewhere to be? Change plans. For Kings fans, Monday was a day to celebrate the Stanley Cup. Pull on your Drew Doughty jersey, wear your Kings cap proudly, take the kids out of school and get yourself to Staples Center. Thousands did. Here is how the day went from a fan's sidewalk perspective: 10:50 a.m.: The parade of players, team officials...
Via Fox Sports West
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Drew Doughty played a record number of playoff minutes

Drew Doughty rarely left the ice during the 2013-14 playoffs. When the pressure was on or when the Kings needed to press on offense, Doughty’s number was called on more often than not. The final total for Doughty was 747 minutes and 33 seconds of playing time en route to a Cup victory. If that sounds like a ridiculously high number of minutes, you’re absolutely correct. It...
Via Puck Drunk Love
June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Drew Doughty played a record number of playoff minutes

Drew Doughty rarely left the ice during the 2013-14 playoffs. When the pressure was on or when the Kings needed to press on offense, Doughty’s number was called on more often than not. The final total for Doughty was 747 minutes and 33 seconds of playing time en route to a Cup victory. If that sounds like a ridiculously high number of minutes, you’re absolutely correct. It...
Via Bloguin Best
June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Los Angeles Kings celebrate Stanley Cup with fans at local bar

Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames.The Los Angeles Kings are champions of the Stanley Cup after defeating the New York Rangers, 3-2, in double overtime Friday night.After the game, several Kings players decided to take Lord Stanley's Cup to the North End Bar & Grill in Hermosa Beach to celebrate. Seen here is video submitted to TMZ Sports showing Alec Martinez...
Via Bush League Chronicle
June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Girl in High Heels Falls Hard on Ice After Kings Win Stanley Cup

High heels and ice are a dangerous mix. We need a national awareness campaign. - – - – - Also see … PICTURE: The LA media is still struggling to grasp Kings hockey VIDEO: Drew Doughty had the best going-to-the-Cup-Final celebration ever SP’s Los Angeles Kings page The post VIDEO: Girl in High Heels Falls Hard on Ice After Kings Win Stanley Cup appeared first on SportsPickle.
Via Sports Pickle
June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Doughty: We Want To Win More Than the Rangers

“There’s no way that we’re going to play a bad game tonight, that’s for sure. “We are fully prepared for this game. We want this so bad. We want to win this more than them, there’s no doubt about that.” – Drew Doughty (via SportsNet) …oh yeah, I forgot Doughty’s on the Kings. Haven’t seen him since that between the legs goal in Game 1. Doughty added that the...
Via NY Rangers Blog
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Drew Doughty Takes Apparent Shot At Joe Thornton, Sharks Before Game 4

Los Angeles Kings defenseman Drew Doughty and his team are one game away from winning another Stanley Cup. That didn’t stop the outspoken blueliner from taking one more shot at a division rival. The Kings hold a 3-o series lead, and they will get their first shot to close out the series on Wednesday night against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden. The Sharks have been...
Via NESN.com
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Time To Pick The Conn Smythe Trophy Winner

I have avoided any Conn Smythe talk until today for one simple reason, it was way too early to talk about until a team has a chance to clinch the Stanley Cup. from Jason Kay of The Hockey News, If the playoffs ended today, and they just might, Drew Doughty would probably win the Conn Smythe Trophy as post-season MVP. The Kings superstar defenseman who can beat you with flash...
Via Kukla's Korner
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Kings Proving Why Detroit Red Wings Must Get More Offense From Their Defense

Drew Doughty and the active Kings’ defense are showing what the Red Wings need to add this offseason. (Sarah Pietrowski, Flickr) Over the first three games of the Stanley Cup Final, it’s been hard to miss the offensive activity of the Los Angeles Kings’ defenders. They join the rush, attack, shoot at will and play a fantastic, tenacious puck moving style. In other words, they’re...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Videos- Inside Hockey Features on Drew Doughty/Jake Muzzin And Ryan McDonagh

Scott Oake of Hockey Night in Canada with two Inside Hockey features. First up is a feature on Drew Doughty and Jake Muzzzin and below a feature on Ryan McDonagh...   Continue reading "Videos- Inside Hockey Features on Drew Doughty/Jake Muzzin And Ryan McDonagh"
Via Kukla's Korner
June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Drew Doughty’s name belongs on the Conn Smythe

Whenever a Cup champion is crowned, there are invariably more than one name worthy of the Conn Smythe. In 2012, the Los Angeles Kings won the franchise’s first ever Stanley Cup thanks largely to the elite two-way game of defenceman… Read more → The post Drew Doughty’s name belongs on the Conn Smythe appeared first on The Hockey Daily.
Via The Hockey Daily
June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Drew Doughty brings calming presence to Kings

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- There's been a very central figure in the Los Angeles Kings dressing room throughout the Stanley Cup playoffs. Drew Doughty has been one of the most polarizing figures on the ice through each round. Any promos teasing the playoffs and you've undoubtedly seen his face. He's been on the ice more than any other player throughout the postseason and been...
Via Fox Sports West
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Maturity Will Improve Drew Doughty’s Game

from Eric Duhatschek of the Globe and Mail, For years, the Kings’ GM Dean Lombardi has compared Doughty’s development to that of the Hall of Famer Ray Bourque. They are two players who, in their draft years, were identified as both supremely talented and clueless about conditioning. Doughty’s nickname was Dough Boy, and Bourque was associated with too much doughnut consumption...
Via Kukla's Korner
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Kings need to stop winning for Drew Doughty’s safety

This is from Game 7 of the Western Conference finals, and this is Drew Doughty completely eating it. Come to think of it, if the Kings hadn’t won game 7, they wouldn’t have had to deal with this in Game 1 against the Rangers. The important thing that we all need to take into consideration is that hockey is played on ice and is super scary and nobody should ever play it. Too...
Via Barry Melrose Rocks
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Justin Williams’ goal in OT lifts Kings past Rangers in Game 1

Justin Williams delivered the winning goal in overtime for the Los Angeles Kings Wednesday night to give them a 3-2 come-from-behind victory against the New York Rangers in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final at Staples Center. “I’ve said this many times: Justin is the most underrated player on our team by a mile, he doesn’t get enough credit for what he does,” said Kings defenseman Drew...
Via Sports-Glory
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Kings’ Drew Doughty Goes Between-The-Legs For Filthy Goal (Video)

Los Angeles Kings defenseman Drew Doughty put on an offensive-zone show Wednesday night. Doughty coughed up a first-period giveaway that allowed the New York Rangers to take an early lead in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final, but he atoned for his mistake a period later. After receiving a pass from Justin Williams, the blueliner undressed Derek Dorsett with a between-the-legs deke...
Via NESN.com
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Did Drew Doughty get hit by Kramer’s magic loogie?

Via Guyism
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Kings defensemen Drew Doughty put the puck between his own legs before torching Henrik Lundqvist

Los Angeles Kings defensemen Drew Doughty makes a great move between his legs before ripping his shot past New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist.Follow us on Twitter, Subscribe by Email, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return Home
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June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Kings: 'Definitely lost some hair' over Game 1 win vs. Rangers

LOS ANGELES -- Cardiac Kings, Comeback Kings - the Los Angeles Kings have earned a few affectionate nicknames during their 2014 Stanley Cup playoff run. Those aren't going away anytime soon. For the second time in as many games, the Kings overcame a two-goal deficit to tie the game. The last one was Game 7 of the Western Conference Finals. This one - the first opening round game...
Via Fox Sports West
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss
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