The Key Three: Jan. 19

The Kings now have an 8-1-6 record under Darryl Sutter. Is this hockey or soccer? The number of overtime games of late has been astounding — 10 of the last 16 games — and the Kings now have 10 overtime/shootout losses, tied for Florida for most in the NHL this season. That’s what makes the Kings a difficult team to get a handle on. They have 22 points in their 15 games under Sutter, which is a very good ratio, but they’ve had outright wins in only eight of 15 games. A series of shootout losses is relatively productive, but it’s also difficult to get excited about. That said, the Kings have had only one regulation loss in their last 15 games, a stat that any team would appreciate. What was the key aspect of the Kings’ 2-1 shootout loss to the Calgary Flames? I present three options at the link below, and you can vote for your choice…

The Key Three: Jan. 19


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