LA Kings Production, FOX Sports West/Prime Ticket earn LA Area Emmy nods - LA Kings Insider

Nominees for Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards were released today, with LA Kings Production and FOX Sports West/Prime Ticket combining for nine nominations across eight categories for work airing in 2017. Among the nominations was Patrick O’Neal’s nod in the Outstanding Sports Reporting category.

For the second straight year, a Black and White episode was nominated for a Los Angeles Area Emmy. Last year, it was Sutter’s Farm that was nominated; this year, it was Bob’s Final Game.

Miller was presented with the Governor’s Award at last year’s ceremony, though the Kings and FOX Sports West/Prime Ticket were shut out in other categories in a year in which tributes to Vin Scully and Kobe Bryant combined for 11 wins and even more nominations.

It was also shared Tuesday that Chris Calleton of FOX Sports West/Prime Ticket won an Emmy for Outstanding Graphics. The winners will be presented with their Emmys at the at the 70th LA Area Emmy Awards on Saturday, July 28, 2018 at the Television Academy’s Saban Media Center.

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The list of nominations
:

OUTSTANDING GRAPHICS (nomination and win)
– Chris Calleton, FOX Sports West/Prime Ticket

SPORTS SERIES – PROGRAMMING (Live Broadcast)
– LA Kings Live pre/post-game show
– FOX Sports West team
– Also nominated: Access SportsNet Dodgers, Spectrum SportsNet LA

LIVE SPORTS COVERAGE
– LA Kings vs. Chicago
– FOX Sports West team
– Also nominated: Dodgers vs. Phillies, Spectrum SportsNet LA; Sketchers Performance Los Angeles Marathon, KTLA5; Women’s Gymnastics #17 Arkansas at #4 UCLA; Pac-12 Los Angeles

SPORTS FEATURE
Black & White – Bob’s Final Game (Kings Weekly)
– Rob McPherson, Executive Producer, Phillip Radke, Editor, Christopher Wohlers, Camera, LA Kings Production/FOX Sports West

Thank You Bob (LA Kings vs. Chicago Blackhawks)
– Rob McPherson, Executive Producer, Trevor Rabone, Associate Producer, Phillip Radke, Editor, Christopher Wohlers, Camera, LA Kings Production/FOX Sports West
– Also nominated: 24 Hours: Chargers Equipment Staff, Access Chargers, ABC7; Kyle Farmer Call-Up, Backstage: Dodgers, Spectrum SportsNet LA; Rams and Chargers, Neighbors and Rivals! (La Zona Rams), KFTR

SHORT PROMO
We Are All Kings
– Dominique DiDia, Producer; Pat Donahue, Executive Producer; Rob McPherson, Associate Producer; Christopher Wohlers, Associate Producer, LA Kings Production/FOX Sports West
– Also nominated: CBS2 and Rampage “A Day in The Life”, CBS2; Dodgers For The Faithful, Spectrum SportsNet LA

OUTSTANDING SPORTS REPORTING
– Patrick O’Neal, FOX Sports West
– Also nominated: Diana Alvarado, KMEX

OUTSTANDING EDITING
– Phillip Radke, Editor, LA Kings Production/FOX Sports West
– Also nominated: Andres Bonilla, KMEX; Antonio Camberos, Editor, KMEX; Hyunsoo Moon, Editor, KCET.ORG

OUTSTANDING VIDEOGRAPHER, MULTI-CAMERA, PROGRAMMING
– Edward Lewis, Jake Loskutoff, Videographer, Jeff Shearin, Videographer, Jack Wilson, Videographer, FOX Sports West
– Also nominated: Jorge Zaragoza-Chavez, Joseph Dias, Adrian Huerta, Nick Reinhard, Andy Schlachtenhaufen, David Strumpf, Spectrum SportsNet LA

-Lead photo via Rob Curtis/Icon Sportswire

Adrian Kempe

#9 | 6′ 2″ | 195 lb | Age: 21

Born: September 13, 1996
Birthplace: Kramfors, SWE
Position: LW
Handedness: Left

Bio

Kempe was selected by the Kings in the first round (29th overall) in the 2014 NHL Draft.
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Alex Iafallo

#19 | 6′ | 185 lb | Age: 23

Born: December 21, 1993
Birthplace: Eden, NY, USA
Position: C
Handedness: Left

Bio

Iafallo was signed by the Kings as an unrestricted free agent on April 18, 2017.
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Anze Kopitar

#11 | 6′ 3″ | 224 lb | Age: 29

Born: August 24, 1987
Birthplace: Jesenice, SVN
Position: C
Handedness: Left

Bio

As the 11th overall pick in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft, Kopitar became the first Slovenian to play in the NHL. Kopitar has spent his entire NHL career with the Kings, and following the 2015–16 season, was named the Kings’ captain. Noted for both his offensive and defensive play, Kopitar was awarded the Frank J. Selke Trophy as the best defensive forward in the NHL in 2016.

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Drew Doughty

#8 | 6′ 1″ | 195 lb | Age: 26

Born: December 8, 1989
Birthplace: London, ON, CAN
Position: D
Handedness: Right

Bio

Bio: Doughty is a Canadian defenceman who was selected second overall by the Kings in the 2008 Draft. Doughty made his NHL debut in 2008 as an 18-year-old and was named to the All-Rookie Team. He is a two-time Stanley Cup champion with the Kings, a two-time Olympic gold medallist with the Canadian national team, and a Norris Trophy finalist.

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Jeff Carter

#77 | 6′ 4″ | 215 lb | Age: 31

Born: January 1, 1985
Birthplace: London, ON, CAN
Position: C
Handedness: Right

Bio

Carter began his hockey career playing in the Ontario Hockey League in Canada before joining the AHL and playing for the Philadelphia Flyers. He was then traded to the Colombus Blue jackets before joining the LA Kings in 2012, where he has since won two Stanley Cups with the Kings.

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Jonathan Quick

#32 | 6′ 1″ | 218 lb | Age: 30

Born: January 21, 1986
Birthplace: Milford, CT, USA
Position: G
Handedness: Left

Bio

Bio: Quick is the current goaltender for the LA Kings and was selected by Los Angeles at the 2005 NHL Entry Draft. Previously, Quick was a silver medalist with USA at the 2010 Winter Olympics. He’s won two Stanley Cup championships with the Kings, along with being the most recent goaltender to be awarded the Conn Smythe Trophy as the Most Valuable Player (MVP) of the 2012 Stanley Cup playoffs.

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