Kelly Hrudey was honored on the second and final Legends Night of the season and addressed the Staples Center crowd prior to the Los Angeles Kings’ 6-2 victory over the Calgary Flames on Saturday, March 9.
A stick tap goes out to The Royal Half his account of the “other” throwback jersey celebration taking place during Saturday’s Legends Night:
Goaltender Kelly Hrudey will be honored on Legends Night prior to Saturday night’s game against the Calgary Flames. In advance of the on-ice ceremony, Hrudey attended Kings practice at the Toyota Sports Center on Friday morning and shared his recollections of his trade to Los Angeles, leading the Kings onto the ice in Game 7 [...]
After 16 seasons in the National Hockey league, Ian Laperrière officially retired as a player from hockey the day after the Stanley Cup was presented to the Los Angeles Kings, a team with whom he spent eight and a half seasons. By the end of June, 2012 he had been named the Philadelphia Flyers’ Director [...]
Tomorrow night’s game against Edmonton will kick off the Kings’ “Legends Night Series,” with former goalie Rogie Vachon as the honored guest. As part of the night, Vachon will be recognized in an on-ice, pregame ceremony and the Kings will wear their Vachon-era purple-and-gold uniforms against the Edmonton Oilers. The other two “Legends” games, in [...]