Kings Links - Cover the Athlete; 4 Nations Cup; Head Case; NHL Fights

Tons of women's hockey news today; Thx Bud's podcast; the campaign for media members to STOP asking women stupid questions; fighting in hockey is mostly pointless.

Kings News

OC Register

Kings beat Blues: What you need to know Quick takes from Rich Hammond.

Blues' Reaves fined for hit to head of Kings' Kopitar No suspension for the gritty forward.

LA Kings Insider

NOVEMBER 3 POSTGAME NOTES A few brief facts via Jon Rosen.

WAKING UP WITH THE KINGS: NOVEMBER 4 A good job and a good effort from the road team on the second half of a back-to-back.

Thx Bud

PODCAST 088: GRIMM FAIRYTALES Listen as Diane and Chanelle discuss the previous week's events.

LA KINGS THROUGH 10 GAMES: WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE? Things feel different this season than last. But are they really?

In Other News


This video shows male athletes getting asked the same absurd questions as female athletes. In case you haven't seen it, the reactions in the video are pretty priceless.

Along the Boards

Breaking: John Tavares mystery illness revealed A funny look at what could be ailing to Isles' captain.

SB Nation

Former hockey pros and the NHL are locked in a legal war over head trauma The league is fighting a class action suit brought by retired players, who are increasingly vocal about the effects of head trauma.


Statistically Speaking: Shifting ice time Scott Cullen put together a list of players who have seen their ice time increase and decrease between last season and this season.

CBS Sports

Hockey fights are going away as necessity dwindles Fighting occurs in virtually no important situation.

Sports Illustrated


Apologize? The Patrick Kane case leaves a trail of sorry Many fans asked Tim Baffoe if he was going to apologize to Patrick Kane after charges were dropped; here it is.

Women's Hockey

Matchsticks and Gasoline

4 Nations Cup: six Inferno players featured, plenty to like on Canada's roster A brief rundown of Canada's roster and the Infero players in the tournament.


Snapshots: Janine Weber and Meghan Duggan Get to know the two forwards.

Snapshots: Sheby Bram and Nana Fujimoto Discover new info on two fan favorites.


We Talked To Hilary Knight, A Player In The First Ever National Women’s Hockey League

Stanley Cup of Chowder

I applied to be a Boston Blades Ice Boy The last line is hilarious and poignant.

Sporting News

Sorry, 'Ice Boys:' CWHL team's audition call is a joke Krista Patronick had a few funny things to say about the "ice boys" auditions.

Victory Press

Four Nations Cup: Day 1 Recap Zoë Hayden does a fantastic job recapping both games.