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Kings return to camp: Three burning questions as champs try to repeat

The defending Stanley Cup Champs returned to the ice Friday at the Toyota Sports Center as training camp for the 2014-2015 season officially opened. The Los Angeles Kings return nearly the entire roster from their spring playoff run -- the only one who wasn't re-signed was defenseman Willie Mitchell.  There's only one big question that they must answer: Can they become the...
Via Fox Sports West
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kings' Drew Doughty misses 1st workout with injury

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) Los Angeles Kings defenseman Drew Doughty has missed the first practice of training camp with an upper-body injury. The defending Stanley Cup champions didn't provide a timetable Friday for their star defenseman's return. Doughty was injured during an offseason workout back home in Ontario, but has skated in recent days. Kings coach Darryl Sutter...
Via AP on Fox
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

NHL.com Ranks Bruins’ Zdeno Chara As League’s Third-Best Defenseman

Four writers at NHL.com recently ranked the top 14 players at different positions, and as you would expect from the reigning Presidents’ Trophy winners, the Boston Bruins had a few players on these lists. B’s captain Zdeno Chara was ranked No. 3 among all defensemen behind Nashville Predators captain Shea Weber at No. 2 and Los Angeles Kings superstar Drew Doughty in the top...
Via NESN.com
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 14 NHL Defensemen

from Arpon Basu of NHL.com, Who are the best 14 players in the NHL at each position as teams prepare for the start of the 2014-15 season? Arpon Basu, Brian Compton, Corey Masisak and Dan Rosen have cast their votes and the result is NHL.com's "Top 14 for '14-15" project.... 1. Drew Doughty, Los Angeles Kings, 52 points (2 first-place votes)2013-14: 10 goals...
Via Kukla's Korner
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 5 Reasons Drew Doughty Will Win The Norris Trophy

Despite failing to receive so much as a nomination, many would argue that Drew Doughty was the best defenseman of the 2013-14 NHL season. Even before leading his team, the Los Angeles Kings, to their second Stanley Cup win in three years, Doughty had a strong case for the Norris trophy. While Doughty does not necessarily stand out on paper, posting barely above average statistics...
Via Beyond The Benches
22 days ago  |  Discuss

My new favorite thing is the YouTube cartoon series 'The Dewey Show'

I never thought that a YouTube cartoon about some hockey dudes who play for a team that I despise could be so entertaining...then along came 'The Dewey Show'.Created by filmmakers Chris Pavlica and Zach Baumgartner, 'The Dewey Show' follows Los Angeles Kings defenseman Drew Doughty during the off-season as he competes with the master party animals Mike Richards and...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Kings Fans Create Awesome Animated Web Series About Drew Doughty & Friends

Chris Pavlica and Zach Baumgartner are filmmakers who also happen to be huge Los Angeles Kings fans, and they’ve found a hilarious way to combine their passions. The duo has debuted a brand new web series that follows the (fictional) adventures of some of the Kings’ biggest stars, most notably talented 24-year old defenseman Drew Doughty, in their lives off the ice. “The Dewy...
Via Next Impulse Sports
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Kings to honor Luc Robitaille with statue

Since giving guys a statue is the hot and cool thing to do, the Los Angeles Kings will be joining the party when they hold a “Legends Night” next year honoring former winger and Hockey Hall of Fame inductee Luc Robitaille. The Kings are going to be doing a series of “Legends Nights” honoring members of the 1993 Stanley Cup finalists including Robitaille, Tony Granato and...
Via Sports-Glory
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Top 5 LA Kings Play-Off Beards

Now a ritual the play-off season just wouldn’t be the same without is the scruff of the play-off  beards. With the Los Angeles Kings’ Stanley Cup win this year, the team had quite a season. See who had the best beards on the winning team this season, after many went to a shop in Hermosa Beach with a Hollywood Report team to have the scruff shaved off. 5.  Drew Doughty ...
Via Beyond The Benches
August 04, 2014  |  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' 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 Bloguin Best
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 Puck Drunk Love
June 15, 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
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