Jon Rosen, Author at LA Kings Insider

Jon Rosen

Waking up with the Kings: March 26

I’m debating whether or not I should apply to the LA Kings the famous Lou Brown quote in Major League after Willie Mays Hayes uses a basket catch to snare a fly ball before returning to the dugout, where his flashiness is admonished by the cantankerous Indians manager. “Nice win, Kings. Don’t ever d... Read More

Good morning, Edmonton

Good morning, Edmonton, and good morning, Insiders. After a 29-minute flight from Calgary, we touched down in Oil Country and made the drive north from the airport to the city center, where we unloaded the buses, picked up our room keys and hopped upstairs - LITERALLY - for a pretty good night o... Read More

Good morning, Calgary

Good morning, Calgary, and good morning, Insiders. One last Western Canada trip to rule them all. Other than the truncated 2012-13 season - it has been a while since we said "truncated" or "abbreviated" to describe 2012-13, as we did so many times that year - the Kings have played at least two ga... Read More

Waking up with the Kings: March 24

Dominant for 40 minutes before resorting to a late third period cram session, the LA Kings again played with good structure and purpose and suffocated much of the life out of another team that struggles to score in a 4-3 shootout victory over Anaheim. There were lapses, and the events leading to the... Read More

Amadio up; on the road again

Good morning from LAX on what should be a beautiful day to fly north. There are one-off road games as part of back-to-back sets, but this is the last actual "road trip" of 2018-19, and as is very familiar this time of year, we travel to Western Canada to make the final rounds across the division. Ap... Read More