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June 13

With respect to the weightier political and social tie-ins, the 2012 run was Seurat’s A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte, the 2014 run Picasso’s Guernica. In 2012, the LA Kings enjoyed five, six and seven full days off between series and needed no more than the minimum six defenseme... Full Story

June 11

Seven years ago this evening, Lord Stanley settled on Los Angeles as his summertime home. This wasn't any quick or rash decision. Unlike the 2014 run - a 26-game marathon in which the LA Kings needed seven games in each series while outscoring the NHL's sixth, second and top-rated offenses - the 201... Full Story

Game 6 open thread

Five years ago today, Jeff Carter, Jake Muzzin and Mike Richards scored and Jonathan Quick stopped all 32 shots to lift the LA Kings to a commanding 3-0 series lead over the New York Rangers in the 2014 Stanley Cup Final. You're welcome to share any memories of that day in Southern California, New Y... Full Story

Good morning, Newark

Good morning, Newark, and good morning, Insiders. After a pair of brilliant days in New York, the LA Kings' unseasonably warm Grammy Trip continues in Newark. Or, Newark-adjacent, if such a designation exists. You could tee off from the roof of this hotel and hit an entrance to the New Jersey Tur... Full Story