Ok so one game isn't much of a streak, but the Los Angeles Kings' home game streak did end last night with a pretty "meh" effort all around. They're still on pace for 99 points so should we really complain?
LA Kings Insider
NOVEMBER 6 POSTGAME NOTES This team is pretty garbage against the Metro Division this year. Come on, guys, these are easy points.
WAKING UP WITH THE KINGS: NOVEMBER 7 There were a few strong performances last night, but several players were not very dangerous.
Kings stymied in overtime loss to Islanders Hammond's game story, but also looks at it from Dustin Brown's perspective (sort of).
Jordan Weal on Blocked Call-up to the Kings He takes a very patient approach to a potential (eventual) call up.
Jamie McBain has tryout with Monarchs, Kings next? The 26 year-old right-shooting defenseman has some NHL experience and was a highly touted prospect a couple years ago.
In Other News
The Globe and Mail
Leafs' Carter Ashton PED infraction a warning to careless NHL players The punishment might seem harsh, but it serves as a warning to other players who "mistakenly" use unapproved drugs.
Sports Business Journal Daily
NHL COO John Collins Talks League's Revenue Growth, Plans For World Cup Of Hockey Collins discusses outdoor hockey games, an opportunity for the NHL to "rub against Silicon Valley" with the outdoor game in Santa Clara, and drum roll please... JERSEY ADS! WOO!
Habs Eyes on the Prize
NHL jersey ads: How bad could they be? In light of the jersey ad news, HEOTP decided to take a look at some potential styles the NHL could utilize.