World Cup of Hockey news emerged from Toronto earlier today as General Managers Doug Armstrong (Canada / St. Louis), Dean Lombardi (United States / Los Angeles) and Peter Chiarelli (North America / Edmonton) addressed the media and provided updates on how their teams’ rosters were shaping up in adva... Read More
The NHL's Department of Player Safety issued Ryan Reaves the maximum fine allowable for his first period contact with Anze Kopitar's face during Los Angeles' 3-0 win at St. Louis on Tuesday night. No penalty was assessed on the play.
St. Louis's Ryan Reaves has been fined $3,024.19, the maxim... Read More
On the Blackhawks’ traditional success in integrating younger players:
Well, they have some great players, so that usually makes it easier for every team. It’s not like there’s a drop-off.
On what Jeff Carter has done to facilitate his line’s success this season:
Jeff’s a good player. I don’t ... Read More
Teams that visit Staples Center and the MTS Centre would be wise to invest in ice packs. Both the Los Angeles Kings and the Winnipeg Jets are often seen as “heavier” NHL teams, for the lack of a better term, and are capable of employing physical, grinding styles that wear opponents down.
“I think... Read More
We’ve seen this game before. I’m not only referring to a low-scoring home win over the Avalanche – in the six home games during Los Angeles’ nine-game point streak against Colorado, a combined total of 3.7 goals per game have been averaged between the two teams in the run of play – but in that the K... Read More