January 2011 - Page 4 of 30 - LA Kings Insider
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Scouting the Sharks

Staples Center has been an all-too-hospitable arena for the San Jose Sharks of late, as far as the Kings are concerned. Since the start of last season, the Kings are 3-1-1 against the Sharks in San Jose but are 1-3-0 against them at Staples Center. As noted earlier, Ryane Clowe returns to the Sharks... Full Story
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99 at 50

A happy 50th birthday today to NHL great Wayne Gretzky, whose records live on. Gretzky finished his career with 2,857 points, and there are no active NHL players under 40 who are even halfway to Gretzky's total. Gretzky also leads the way in career goals (894) and single-season goals (92), assists (... Full Story
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Wednesday skate update

No line/lineup changes are expected for the Kings tonight in their final game before the All-Star break. Scott Parse continues to skate, post-practice, but his status remains a week-to-week situation, meaning he's not close to playing. Marco Sturm is continuing with off-ice therapy and work, and it'... Full Story
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Battle before the break

Terms such as ``playoff-like game'' and ``playoff atmosphere'' get tossed around too often in the regular season, but if it ever applied, tomorrow's Kings-Sharks game might be the right fit. It's the final game before the All-Star break for both teams, so it should come with a let-it-all-hang-out at... Full Story
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Congrats to Fox, Miller

Congratulations to Bob Miller and Jim Fox, who received awards today at the annual Southern California Sports Broadcasters luncheon in Toluca Lake. Miller won the Sports TV Play-by-Play Award (other finalists were the Clippers' Ralph Lawler and the Dodgers' Vin Scully) and Fox won the Sports TV Colo... Full Story