May 2018 - LA Kings Insider

25 years since 1992-93 (photos, links); HNIC ’93 intro; community notes; Friend

1992-93 | Friday marks the 25th anniversary of the Kings moving to 1-0 all-time in Stanley Cup Final games. Fresh off a climactic Game 7 in Toronto, the LA Kings made their Cup Final debut two days later in Montreal, as evidenced by Lou McClary confidently escorting Wayne Gretzky into the Montreal F... Full Story

Player evaluation: Forbort

Harry How/Getty ImagesDEREK FORBORT This season: 78 games, 1 goals, 17 assists, 18 points, 49 penalty minutes, +18 rating, 78 shots, +0.9% CF%Rel, 1.014 PDO, 20:47 time on ice The good: Gradual and steady development has benefited Derek Forbort, who has admirably fine tuned his own offerings th... Full Story

Player evaluation: Pearson

Harry How/Getty ImagesTANNER PEARSON This season: 82 games, 15 goals, 25 assists, 40 points, 27 penalty minutes, +11 rating, 180 shots, +2.7% CF%Rel, 1.017 PDO, 15:58 time on ice The good: The 2017-18 season was a peculiar one for Tanner Pearson, who battled some early season inconsistency to g... Full Story

Notebook: 31 Thoughts; Bissonnette; community events; camps; Worlds pics

HAPPY DAY AFTER MOTHER'S DAY | A very happy day-after-Mother's Day to all the Kings and LAKI mommies, and to those whose moms aren't around or may have challenging relationships with their parents, all the love in the world to you. This was excellent work by Tom Hoffarth, who depicted the impressive... Full Story

Player evaluation: Muzzin

Aaron Poole/NHLIJAKE MUZZIN This season: 74 games, 8 goals, 34 assists, 42 points, 40 penalty minutes, +10 rating, 154 shots, +4.9% CF%Rel, 1.012 PDO, 21:39 time on ice The good: Jake Muzzin, like Dustin Brown, Hart Trophy finalist Anze Kopitar and Norris Trophy finalist Drew Doughty, is among ... Full Story