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Audio: Quick hits with Drew Shore

Drew Shore, brother of Nick, Quentin and Baker, will play against the Los Angeles Kings tonight, marking the first Shore vs Shore meeting at the NHL level. The former Pioneer spoke about lining up against Nick for faceoffs and the culture of the University of Denver program, which is the favorite to... Read More

Audio: Quick hits with Cam Talbot

What's the blogging equivalent of stick taps? Whatever they are, give 'em to Cam Talbot, who answered a variety of questions from multiple media outlets on a day in which he's tabbed to start in net. (This isn't to nobly salute someone for talking to the press, but speaking with goalies on the days ... Read More

Audio: Quick hits with Michael Stone

Was Michael Stone the missing link to the Calgary Flames' success? After the 26-year-old defenseman arrived from Arizona, the Flames embarked on a 10-game winning streak and have firmly ensconced themselves in the playoff picture in the Western Conference. Firming up a defensive corps, his play has ... Read More

Audio: Quick hits with Luca Sbisa

When the dressing room doors open and Luca Sbisa is sitting at his stall, you take that opportunity to converse with the thoughtful defenseman who has put together a nice season with the Canucks, having totaled one goal, nine points and a plus-seven rating over an average of 18:03 minutes per game. ... Read More

Audio: Quick hits with Roman Josi

Bern, Switzerland native Roman Josi had aspired to play soccer before realizing his gifts on on the ice. As a younger player, he had an appreciation for Joe Sakic and played forward before transitioning to defense, as he told LA Kings Insider and Nick Nickson following the Predators' morning skate. ... Read More

Audio: Quick hits with Ryan Murray

The Blue Jackets have won nine games in a row, and Ryan Murray, the second pick in the 2012 NHL Draft, joined LA Kings Insider after a rare Columbus morning skate to discuss the structure of the team's defense, the desire by the team to conserve energy on game days, and reasons behind the rapid turn... Read More

Audio: Quick hits with Kyle Okposo

Kyle Okposo was affected by illness over the weekend but is expected to play against Los Angeles tonight, and that's a good thing for a Sabres team that ranks last in the NHL with 56 goals but has relied on Okposo's team-leading nine goals and 18 points. While speaking with LA Kings Insider this mor... Read More

Audio: Quick hits with Alex Steen

Alternate captain Alex Steen, who wears an "A" while the Blues play at home this season, has been a central figure in the Los Angeles - St. Louis rivalry this decade. One of the most detail-oriented two-way forwards in the league, Steen has provided a consistent source of scoring for a team that, li... Read More

Audio: Quick hits with Dan Hamhuis

Dan Hamhuis, who signed a two-year, $7.5-million contract with Dallas over the off-season, joined LA Kings Insider to discuss the improvements in detail etched out by the Stars in a 2-1 win over Nashville on Tuesday in addition to the success the club has experienced in integrating new players such ... Read More