Jon Rosen, Author at LA Kings Insider

Jon Rosen

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... Read More

Vegas-Winnipeg Game 3 open thread

A good evening to you, Insiders, on this May 16. Here you stood in the cosmos, some four years earlier, wondering if Jeff Schultz could hold up for one more game and whether Justin Williams could make it six-for-six in Game 7s, and hey, maybe just maybe the Kings might be able to get to the young Jo... Read More

Player evaluation: Amadio

Aaron Poole/NHLIMICHAEL AMADIO This season: 37 games, 4 goals, 4 assists, 8 points, 8 penalty minutes, -2 rating, 28 shots, -2.6% CF%Rel, 0.997 PDO, 9:19 time on ice The good: After a more assertive training camp, Michael Amadio made a strong early impression as a responsible right-handed cente... Read More

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 ... Read More

Game 7 open thread

The two best teams in hockey -- at least according to the regular season standings -- face off at Bridgestone Arena in a winner-take-all elimination game that caps off one of the best Stanley Cup Playoffs series since Kings-Blackhawks, 2014. Who do you have in this Central Division slugfest? Wh... Read More

Player evaluation: Lewis

Jeff Vinnick/NHLITREVOR LEWIS This season: 68 games, 14 goals, 12 assists, 26 points, 25 penalty minutes, -6 rating, 134 shots, -0.9% CF%Rel, .986 PDO, 15:14 time on ice The good: A player you can set a watch to, Trevor Lewis’ consistency, detail, coachability, regimen and approach sets a model... Read More