Given the heavy travel schedule of the last week or so, the Kings took the day off today. Well, sort of. They did report to TSC. However, they only conducted off-ice workouts. They’ll return to the ice tomorrow at 10am for a gameday morning skate. More notes and quotes coming soon.
Luc Robitaille was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame on November 9, 2009. That was about as ‘no-brainer’ of a selection as the committee has had in recent years. He finished his career with 668 goals and a Stanley Cup, just to name a few of his accomplishments. Going back even further in Kings … Continue reading
During a conversation with coach Terry Murray just a few days after the Kings were eliminated from the playoffs, he acknowledged that Wayne Simmonds “hit a bit of a wall” last season. It wasn’t that surprising of a statement from the coach though. After all, Simmonds saw his goals, assists and penalty minutes decline from … Continue reading
Deion Sanders did it. Brian Jordan did it too. Most famously, Bo Jackson did it. They were all two-sport stars. However, that was football and baseball. To the best of my knowledge, no modern pro athlete has ever gone from the playing field to a sheet of ice in the NHL. Could the Dodgers’ James … Continue reading