Jon Rosen, Author at LA Kings Insider - Page 714 of 724

Jon Rosen

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Good morning, Detroit

For the first time on this trip the view out of the hotel isn't much to write home about. More importantly, there's no falling white stuff. While much of the northeast has been hammered by snow - leading to cancellations of Boston-Tampa Bay and two AHL games, including Manchester-Providence - we've ... Read More
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Kopitar and the international stage

Despite a population of just 2.06 million, the country of Slovenia has made an impressive per-capita mark on the world’s sports stage. At the London Olympics last summer, Slovenia’s four medals – gold in judo, silver in the hammer throw, and bronze in shooting and rowing – represented the sixth-best... Read More
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Practice report: February 9

If credence is given to the alignments and pairings at practice this morning, the Kings may offer a whole lot of new looks in Detroit tomorrow. Here's what I'm seeing: Gagne - Kopitar - Brown Clifford - Carter - Williams King - Richards - Nolan Richardson - Stoll - Fraser - Lewis Ellerby - Doughty... Read More
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Slovenia qualifies for Sochi

The Slovenian men’s ice hockey team qualified for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics following a 2-1 upset over host Denmark in Group F Olympic qualifying in Vojens on Friday. On Thursday, Slovenia had upset higher-ranked Belarus, 4-2. Jesenice native David Rodman, who plays in Germany’s 2nd Bundesl... Read More
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Waking up with the Kings: February 8

Several notes I took during the Kings’ 3-0 loss to the Predators Thursday evening: -I’m wary of fights to “get teams going”, staged fights, line brawls, etc., but Rich Clune’s tilt with Kyle Clifford 2:15 into the game showed the importance of the former King to this Predators team and illustrate... Read More
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Keaton Ellerby to L.A.

The Kings acquired lefthanded defenseman Keaton Ellerby from the Florida Panthers in exchange for a fifth round pick in the 2013 NHL draft. The fifth round pick was the one acquired Wednesday in the trade that sent Andrei Loktionov to New Jersey. As the result of the trade, defenseman Andrew Campbel... Read More
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Game 9: Los Angeles at Nashville

Los Angeles Kings (3-3-2) at Nashville Predators (4-2-3) Thursday, February 7, 2013, 7:00 pm (CT) Bridgestone Arena Referees: #16 Brian Pochmara, #4 Wes McCauley Linesmen: #88 Mike Cvik, #95 Jonny Murray LAK scratches: F Brad Richardson, F Dustin Penner, D Andrew Campbell LAK starting line... Read More