May 2012 - LA Kings Insider
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A good morning in Slovenia

No doubt, there were some happy people with bleary eyes this morning in Jesenice, the town in northwest Slovenia with a population of approximately 20,000. That’s the hometown of Anze Kopitar, who scored the overtime goal in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals. Kopitar is one of Slovenia’s sporting her... Full Story
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Postgame notes (May 30)

Some notes from last night’s game... -- The Kings opened another playoff series with a road victory, as they beat the New Jersey Devils 2-1 in overtime in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday night at Prudential Center. -- The Kings won Game 1 on the road in all four of their series i... Full Story
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The view from Newark

Here’s the statistic that will keep the New Jersey Devils from getting too down on themselves this morning, and keep the Kings from patting themselves on the back too much. In the second round, the Devils lost Game 1 to the Philadelphia Flyers. They won the next four games by a combined score of 15-... Full Story
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The Key Three: May 30

The game arrived exactly as expected. No false advertising. The Kings brought their forecheck game, rolled four lines and got strong goaltending. So did the Devils. With all the bodies flying around, and all the sticks outstretched to deflect pucks, there wasn’t any room on the ice to make plays for... Full Story