The vast majority of Stanley Cup winning teams in the salary cap era have had to fail repeatedly so they could draft top-end talent prior to their wins.
by: John Hoven — Mayors Manor 14 Jun
Thus, the questions have been rolling in of late, what does all of this mean for the LA Kings? And what will GM Rob Blake do to improve the team this summer? How so? Sure. Maybe.
by: Jon Rosen — LA Kings Insider 14 Jun
ANZE KOPITAR This season: 82 games, 35 goals, 57 assists, 92 points, 20 penalty minutes, +21 rating, 200 shots, +3.2% CF%Rel, 1.015 PDO, 22:05 time on ice The good: In the finest individual post-Gretzky regular season by a Los Angeles King, Anze Kopitar..
by: Jon Steitzer — The Nation Network: Maple Leafs Nation 13 Jun
Hey, did you know the Leafs have a new GM? I can’t remember whether we’ve brought it up on this site before. Anyway, he’s not really new, but he’s new to calling the shots. …
by: Joey Alfieri — NBC Sports: Pro Hockey Talk 12 Jun
Tuesday’s collection of links.
by: James O'Brien — NBC Sports: Pro Hockey Talk 11 Jun
They played with heavy hearts following the passing of James Luti.
by: Jared Clinton — The Hockey News 11 Jun
Alex Ovechkin joined Zdeno Chara and Nicklas Lidstrom as European captains to lead their teams to Stanley Cup victories. The exclusive club could grow in the near future, though, if one of these captains and guide his team to a title.
by: @LAKings — NHL: Los Angeles Kings 8 Jun
15 years, 1,045 NHL games, 307 assists, and 260 goals later, the LA Kings 2003 NHL Draft pick has been a key to success.
by: Kyle Gipe — The Hockey Writers 7 Jun
One year ago, the Vegas Golden Knights were just a name without a roster or identity. That all changed with the Expansion Draft. Now, with Vegas having beaten the odds and reaching the Stanley Cup Final in year one, it's time to re-visit the picks and...