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The Kings have been lucky and good this postseason

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As the players took the ice at Madison Square Garden last night, the raucous New York crowd erupted. It had been 20 years since the last Stanley Cup Final game at the Garden and New York seemed...

How did LA dominate the late stages of Game 1?

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Sutter put the lines in a blender, preventing the Rangers from getting the matchups they wanted, and Kopitar was dominant.

2014 Stanley Cup Preview: Q&A w/ Blueshirt Banter

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It's the final opposing blog Q&A of the season! Thanks to Evan (@ev_sporer) of Blueshirt Banter for taking the time to answer some questions for us. Head over to Blueshirt Banter to read their p...

2014 Stanley Cup Final Preview: The Forwards

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Most analysts are giving LA the edge here. Are they correct in doing so?

2014 Stanley Cup Final Preview: The Defense

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After playing a stifling, shot-blocking system for years under John Tortorella, the New York Rangers have stopped doing that under Alain Vigneault. It's strange to see the Rangers at 22nd in the...

2014 Stanley Cup Final Preview: How They Got Here

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If you are like me, and frequently end up not having enough/any time to pay attention to the Eastern Conference, this is the article for you, my friend. Pull up a chair. Let's chat. While you may...

2014 Stanley Cup Final Preview: The Head Coaches

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Some notes, analysis, and history on the two head coaches, Darryl Sutter and Alain Vigneault, whose teams will compete for Lord Stanley's hardware.

Game Seven, By the Numbers

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A fantastic series culminates in a terrific Game Seven. Hope you like numbers!

Game Seven Recap: "We Won't Go Quietly"

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Alec Martinez gets the game-winner, and LA wins a classic series in dramatic fashion.

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5: Kings-Blackhawks WCF Game 6 Preview

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Chicago Blackhawks v Los Angeles Kings (Staples Center) Time: 6:00 PM PST TV: RDS, CBC, NBCSN Enemy reading: Second City Hockey Blackhawks (projected) lineup: Bickell-Toews-HossaSaad-Shaw-KaneS...

Game 5 Recap: Handzus Wins It In Double OT

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The Kings got goals and got chances, but Michal Handzus (of all people) gave Chicago a dramatic 5-4 win two minutes into the second overtime.

5: Kings-Blackhawks WCF Game 5 Preview

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Los Angeles Kings v Chicago Blackhawks (United Center) Time: 5:00 PM TV: RDS, CBC, NBCSN Enemy reading: Second City Hockey Blackhawks (projected) lineup: B...

Hawks Shuffle Lines Again; What Does Sutter Do?

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After Joel Quenneville's efforts to shake things up in Game 4, he comes back with another combination of forwards in Game 5.

The Kings are Trusting Jake Muzzin

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Jake Muzzin had an excellent 2012-13 regular season. Deployed in favorable minutes, but not incredibly sheltered ones, Muzzin made the most of his opportunities and led all defensemen in raw Corsi....

Game Four Recap: Kings Keep Rolling, Take 3-1 Lead

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The Kings stuck to the recent script: special teams success, offense from the blue line, and a little bit of skill from the top six.

Postgame Poll: Kings On the Brink

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WOOHOO. The Kings didn't really outplay the Blackhawks to the tune of 5-2, but they turned in another solid game, the young guys killed it again, and boy, was it fun to watch. Wednesday night will...

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Blackhawks @ Kings WCF Game 4: Gamethread

Sorry for lateness! WOOOOOO THREE NOTHING!!

6: Kings-Blackhawks WCF Game 4 Preview

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Los Angeles Kings v Chicago Blackhawks (Staples Center) Time: 6:00 PM TV: RDS, TSN, NBCSN Enemy reading: Second City Hockey Blackhawks (projected) lineup: ?...

Game 3 Recap: Scorching Second Line Lifts LA

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The Kings grab the lead thanks to the efforts of Jeff Carter, Tyler Toffoli, and Tanner Pearson

7: Kings-Blackhawks WCF Game 3 Preview

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Los Angeles Kings v Chicago Blackhawks (Staples Center) Time: 5:00 PM TV: CBC, NBC, RDS Enemy reading: Second City Hockey Blackhawks (projected) lineup: B...

Game Two Recap: Kings Win, Tie Series

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Fun fact: I thought this game was over in the second period. Additional fun fact: I am stupid.

8: Kings-Blackhawks WCF Game 2 Preview

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Los Angeles Kings v Chicago Blackhawks (United Center) Time: 5:00 PM TV: RDS, TSN, NBCSN Enemy reading: Second City Hockey Blackhawks (projected) lineup: B...

Game One Recap: Kings Run Out of Steam in 3-1 Loss

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The first game of the Western Conference Finals lives up to its billing, but the Kings fall short.

8: Kings-Ducks WCF Game 1 Preview

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Los Angeles Kings v Chicago Blackhawks (United Center) Time: 12:00 PM TV: RDS, TSN, NBC Enemy reading: Second City Hockey Blackhawks (projected) lineup: B...

Kings-Hawks Preview: Q&A with Second City Hockey

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Another playoff series, another familiar foe for the Los Angeles Kings. However, in the whirlwind of the last few weeks, we've kind of lost track of the Chicago Blackhawks. Fortunately, Greg from S...

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