What the Fancy Stats Say About the Los Angeles Kings Season
Where the Kings are thus far and where they might be going.
GM 2016-2017: So You Want to Add a Defenseman
With just one playoff win in two years and most fingers pointing at the defense, maybe the market is the answer.
Shell Game: Defensive Pairs for Next Season
The Kings defensive pairs were probably not optimal this past year. How do we get back?
2015-2016 Defense in Restrospect: Oh No, a Lead!
Give a King a lead, help him for that game. Teach him to hold a lead, help him for the season.
Kings-Sharks Series Preview: Possession Impacts
The Kings are very good at outattempting their opponents. Does that apply to the Sharks, too?
Consistent Performances: A Recipe for Success?
The Kings put up reliably good performances and are probably the most consistent team in the NHL outside of goaltending. How do other top contenders look?
Evaluating the Kings' Two Most Misunderstood D-men
How do Robyn Regehr and Jake Muzzin affect the Kings' play based on where they start?
Which Kings Defensemen Get Their Shots Through?
Are guys like Doughty, Muzzin, and Martinez getting their shots where they need to go?
NHL on Past, Present & Future of #EnhancedStats
The NHL credits past and current #FancyStats research...mostly. And in the future, what areas is the NHL focusing on for its "Enhanced Stats" section?
NHL Innovation Event: The Dawn of Enhanced Stats
New stats, same as the old stats? A clean new presentation and a prominent new placement, though.
Stats Breakdown: The Homestand vs. The Road Trip
What changed for the Kings? Not as much as you might think.
Pearson-Carter-Toffoli and Sustainability
Pearson-Carter-Toffoli won't keep this up, but the rest of the Kings will start scoring
Season Review: Scoring Chances
Which Kings persevered against the difficult circumstances of being a King to actually produce offense?
Season Review: Zone Entries
See just which Kings carried the water for the team this season.
Will Fast Players Like Gaborik Age Worse?
Marian Gaborik, Matt Greene, and hockey player aging.
2014 Stanley Cup Final Preview: Underlying Numbers
So what's the deal with these teams anyway.
The Emergence of Jake Muzzin
At some point Jake Muzzin became a very good hockey player and I'm not sure any of us actually saw it happen.
Kings Sharks Playoff Preview: Underlying Numbers
What's it been like when these two teams have met so far this season?
How have the Kings continued their winning ways?
Ten percent luck, twenty percent skill, fifteen percent concentrated power of will, five percent pleasure, fifty percent pain
Does Ryan Callahan Make Sense for the Kings?
The Rangers are going to trade their captain. Should LA want him?
Should the Kings Acquire Andrew MacDonald?
The Islanders defenseman has been linked to the Kings. Is he worth trading for?
Quarter Season Review: Chances and Entries
How have the Kings gone about their hot start?