Captaincy Weighing Down Kopitar?

By Victor Cabrera The Los Angeles would break the news of appointing Anze Kopitar as the new team captain on June 16, 2016, after the team had finished their 2015-2016 season. He replaced Dustin Brown who was captain of Los Angeles for eight seasons. A rare occurrence in the NHL where a current captain remains on the team but…

Kings Have Found Success In OT

By Ryan Whitehead It normally takes three periods for a hockey game to be decided. However, hockey is the one sport in which overtime is a common occurrence. For the LA Kings, however, OT seems to be the light at the end of the tunnel for them so far this season. It’s really been the…

Kempe Shows Off In Camp

By Ryan Whitehead The Los Angeles Kings season is approaching fast and the big players are still away playing at the World Cup of hockey. With that said, the youngsters, in particular, top prospect Adrian Kempe, have had the opportunity to show off their skills for the Kings coaching staff. Kempe scored the winning goal…

Brown Still Admired By Fans, Even Without The C

By Ryan Whitehead Since the announcement of the LA Kings new captain Anze Kopitar back in May, former captain Dustin Brown hasn’t taken the new decision lightly. In fact, his current situation looks even stickier, as the Kings have not offered to buy him out, which might indicate the club is still interested in its…

Kopitar and Doughty Bring Home Three Awards

By Ryan Whitehead Fresh off his introduction as the new captain of the Los Angeles Kings, forward Anze Kopitar brought home two awards; the Selke Trophy for best defensive forward and the Lady Byng trophy for exhibiting sportsmanship and conduct. Defenseman Drew Doughty also came home with a big prize; the Norris Trophy for the…

Kopitar Takes The Helm

By Ryan Whitehead After several weeks of questions surrounding who will be the new captain for the Los Angeles Kings, the answer everybody was looking was announced . As expected by many, franchise player Anze Kopitar will take over the helm from long time captain Dustin Brown, becoming the 14th team captain in franchise history.…