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Brown, Murray talk line changes

The Kings had gone five consecutive games with the exact same lines -- at least at the start of the games -- and had lost four of them, so it was hardly a surprise to see new combinations today. As Dustin Brown points out below, Terry Murray likes to keep ``pairs'' together and not change two-thirds... Read More
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Brown postgame quotes

Dustin Brown's postgame thoughts… (on the game…) BROWN: ``We had our chances. We just didn't bury them. The effort was there and the D played well. We gave up one goal, and I think it was actually a 3-on-3. That's what games are going to be like now. In the second half of the year, every game is... Read More
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Business as usual for Murray

The Kings had a fast-paced, 45-minute practice today, no different than most other between-games practices. There was no ``bag skate,'' no on-ice screaming by the coaching staff. The only nod to any type of recent struggle was a longer-than-usual post-practice huddle with Terry Murray and the player... Read More
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Brown postgame quotes

Dustin Brown's postgame thoughts… (on the game…) BROWN: ``We didn't give Quickie much help on the first few goals. They were all backdoor tap-ins. We weren't ready to play, right from the start, and that team jumped on us. We still had a chance, being down one goal going into the second, and we ... Read More
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Once every 15 years or so…

Call it the ``Moon Shot,'' or ``Air Mail,'' or anything you'd like, but Anze Kopitar's 80-foot bomb of a pass, that led to Dustin Brown's goal late in the third period against San Jose, was still a big topic of discussion on Tuesday. After the game, Murray said he had only seen a pass like that comp... Read More
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December to remember for Brown

Dustin Brown and Anze Kopitar are both having one of the best months of their careers. In 12 December games, Brown has 19 points (seven goals, 12 assists) while Kopitar has 17 points (seven goals, 10 assists). Brown is now the team leader with 16 goals and Kopitar has moved up to No. 11 in NHL scori... Read More
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Brown postgame quotes

Dustin Brown's postgame thoughts… (on whether he knew the pass from Kopitar was coming…) BROWN: ``Yeah. We've actually tried that, in similar situations. You probably don't realize it because it has never connected like that. Either I'm thinking he's going to do it too early, and I'm going too f... Read More
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Brown postgame quotes

Dustin Brown's postgame thoughts… (on the road trip…) BROWN: ``Overall you look, in retrospect, at this trip and it was a hard one, with those teams. Not only the teams that we were playing, but they were all… Detroit is a top team. Nashville had won a bunch in a row. Same here tonight, and Chic... Read More
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Smyth, Brown boost power play

Following its 1-for-9 effort against Minnesota on Dec. 11, the Kings' power play ranked 27th in the NHL in efficiency, at 14.4 percent. In the three games since, the Kings have gone 4-for-11 on the power play, a success rate of 36.4 percent. Three of the Kings' last five power-play goals have co... Read More
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Brown postgame quotes

Dustin Brown's postgame thoughts… (on the game…) BROWN: ``We need to look at ourselves in the mirror before we worry about other teams. … We had a lot more battle (in the third period) after we scored two goals at the end of the second. That kind of gave us momentum, but we have to find a way, a... Read More
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Wish comes true for young Kings fan

It was a big day for 6-year-old Will McLeod of Valley Village, who got some ice time with (and a guided tour from) his hero, Dustin Brown. Will is undergoing treatment for acute lymphatic leukemia, and through the Make-A-Wish Foundation, Will, his 8-year-old brother, Mac, and his parents, Rob and In... Read More