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Jon Rosen

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Good morning, Vancouver

Depictions of the Pacific Northwest don't get much more accurate than this photo. The Bayshore West Marina and its expensive boats sit in the foreground of a narrow inlet. The entrance to Stanley Park, guarded by tall evergreen trees, lies shrouded by a veil of fog under drizzly skies. To the left, ... Read More
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FrasCast: Volume 3

FrasCast is generally intended for earlier in the week, but this week's team's schedule at Toyota Sports Center wasn't quite as conducive. In FrasCast Volume 3, Colin Fraser discusses the win over Detroit, facing Roberto Luongo and the general rivalry with the Vancouver Canucks, and Jordan Nolan's g... Read More
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March 1 practice quotes: Alec Martinez

On his recovery from an upper-body injury: “I’m feeling good now. It’s just a matter of getting practices in. Darryl hasn’t told me anything yet, but I’m ready to go. But it’s obviously a coach’s decision. I understand if he wanted me to get a couple of practices in first, but I felt good out there... Read More
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Improving stats

The Los Angeles Kings’ basic statistics have improved in virtually every category since the loss in Detroit on February 10. Easily the most noticeable trend over the team’s last eight games is its improved defense; by holding eight consecutive opponents under their seasonal scoring average, the King... Read More
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The view from Detroit

Detroit Free Press Red Wings coverage -There are plenty of interesting quotes from the Detroit locker room in Helene St. James’ game story. Both Daniel Cleary and Mike Babcock questioned the officiating, and Babcock offered his explanation of where the breakdown occurred on Anze Kopitar’s game-wi... Read More
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Waking up with the Kings: February 28

-The quote that has stuck with me more than any other quote this season belongs to Dustin Brown. He offered it after the loss in Detroit – then the team’s fourth in five games – in what was an excellent effort for nearly all of the game’s 60 minutes. “Sometimes you say at the end of losing streaks a... Read More