Sure, we can talk about the 25th Anniversary of the Wayne Gretzky Trade all we want (and lord knows, we will!)… but let’s never forget that this year is also the 20th Anniversary of the Los Angeles Kings’ 1st trip to the Stanley Cup Final. Right, ESPN?

Also, speaking of outdated technology… Brian Stubits over at CBS Eye on Hockey and I put together a little scenario in which we imagined what the Wayne Gretzky trade would look like in 1988…. on Facebook.


You can check out the article here.
And definitely follow CBS Eye on Hockey… it’s a great resource for hockey news.

The Royal Half has been a Los Angeles Kings fan since 1988 and a Half-Season Ticket Holder since 2002. He has seen the following goaltenders play in person for the Los Angeles Kings… Kelly Hrudey, Grant Fuhr, Byron Dafoe, Jamie Storr, Stephane Fiset, Felix Potvin, Cristobal Huet, Roman Cechmanek, Mathieu Garon, Adam Hauser, Jason LaBarbera, Barry Brust, Sean Burke, Dan Cloutier, Yutaka Fukufuji, Jean-Sebastien Aubin, Erik Ersberg, Jonathan Bernier, Jonathan Quick, Ben Scrivens and Martin Jones.You can follow The Royal Half on Twitter @TheRoyalHalf.