Jon Rosen, Author at LA Kings Insider

Jon Rosen

Waking up with the Kings: November 20

The LA Kings won two games on a three-game trip by winning the way they often have to: without scoring. They scored once in 65 minutes in Chicago and won, and once with a goalie in the crease in St. Louis and won. This was because Cal Petersen was excellent and furthered a very promising trend. It’s... Read More

Audio: Quick hits with Vince Dunn

St. Louis relies on consistent production from their blue line, and 22-year-old 2015 second round pick Vince Dunn is leading all Blues defensemen in scoring with eight points. In line with the modern-era defensemen, Dunn skates well, moves the puck briskly and gets shots through to the net and will ... Read More

Waking up with the Kings: November 18

There was no reason to find fault in effort or emotional resolve, but as has been stated recently, if it’s not one thing, it’s something else. The LA Kings had terrific energy in Nashville and furthered the investment that had rightfully been questioned early in the season, but made mistakes with an... Read More

Good morning, St. Louis

Good morning, St. Louis, and good morning, Insiders. Well, this is new. The LA Kings have left their downtown St. Louis digs to hole up in the suburbs in advance of Monday night's game. This is a good thing. There's not really a lot going on downtown, especially on a Sunday when Charlie Gitto's i... Read More

Waking up with the Kings: November 17

Several abbreviated thoughts about the LA Kings’ 2-1 shootout win over the Chicago Blackhawks: --The Kings weren’t graceful out of the starting gate, but between the halfway mark of the first period and until the midway point of the second, they played some of their best attacking hockey of the s... Read More

Good morning, Nashville

Good morning, Nashville, and good morning, Insiders. So! The second day of the first back-to-back of the season is upon us. Generally, on the eve of the schedule release, these are the things I ask SCHEDULOR, Benevolent NHL Scheduling Deity: 1. Where am I for my wife's birthday and Valentine's... Read More