Jon Rosen, Author at LA Kings Insider

Jon Rosen

Player evaluation: Shore

Debora Robinson/NHLINICK SHORE This season: 70 games, 6 goals, 11 assists, 17 points, 20 penalty minutes, -2 rating, -1.1 CF%Rel, 12:47 time on ice The good: When asked prior to the 2015-16 season whether Nick Shore would be able to fill the team’s third line center position, Darryl Sutter refe... Read More

Player evaluation: Clifford

Juan Ocampo/NHLIKYLE CLIFFORD This season: 73 games, 6 goals, 6 assists, 12 points, 92 penalty minutes, -2 rating, +2.1 CF%Rel, 10:43 time on ice The good: The lede, more or less to a word, of what was written about Kyle Clifford last year applies here. The standard the 485-game veteran sets is... Read More

Audio: John Stevens joins Kings Men Podcast

INSIDERS. Many of you have already heard this, but if you haven't, here's almost 30 minutes of John Stevens talking about his coaching and leadership philosophies, and how they relate to the 2017-18 Los Angeles Kings. It's a good listen and the only lengthy interview Stevens has conducted since bein... Read More

Black and White: Changes

Though the testimonials of executives, coaches and players - and the imagery of the lights being turned out in the dressing room - those in the re-formed hockey operations continue to articulate their mission statement in helping to re-set the Los Angeles Kings on a course towards competing for cham... Read More

Player evaluation: Muzzin

Len Redkoles/NHLIJAKE MUZZIN This season: 82 games, 9 goals, 19 assists, 28 points, 46 penalty minutes, -21 rating, +1.1% CF%Rel, 22:18 time on ice The good: For reasons that are difficult to explain, Jake Muzzin was unable to take advantage of his own burgeoning credentials and growing recogn... Read More

Player evaluation: Brown

Juan Ocampo/NHLIDUSTIN BROWN This season: 80 games, 14 goals, 22 assists, 36 points, 22 penalty minutes, -4 rating, -1.37 CF%Rel, 16:00 time on ice The good: The A#1 lead thought reviewing Dustin Brown’s 2016-17 season is a testimonial to his character. One year ago, Brown was not done right by... Read More