All posts by KingTufficult

  • TRH RECAP 62: CANES STILL UNABLE

    HURRICANES 1, KINGS 3 Given that our Kings were playing their third game in essentially three and a half days – and an afternoon game...

  • TRH RECAP 57: AW-PHILLY BAD

    KINGS 0, FLYERS 2 Another game, another chance to watch the Kings struggle mightily to score. One gets the sense that at this point, they’re...

  • TRH RECAP 55: AN OFFENSIVE PERFORMANCE

    KINGS 0, COYOTES 3 Okay, here’s my recap: ready?  This was the Stadium Series game, except against the Coyotes. The power play was terrible. Oh,...

  • TRH RECAP 51: COLUMBUS BOO JACKETS

    KINGS 3, BLUE JACKETS 5 In a game that started while many Angelenos were still finishing up their workday, this match had all the charm...

  • TRH RECAP 49: NOTHING BUT NET

    KINGS 2, RED WINGS 3 (SORT OF)   As alluded to on last night’s broadcast by Bob Miller and Jim Fox, there is perhaps only...

  • TRH RECAP 46: SEEING RED (WINGS)

    RED WINGS 3, KINGS 1 Look, I’m pretty sure nobody here wants to delve too deeply into the abomination that was last night’s game. The...

  • TRH RECAP 43: THE QUICKENING

    CANUCKS 1, KINGS 3   Coming into this game, I’ve got to admit, this is the most apathetic I’ve ever been about a Kings 5-game...

  • TRH RECAP 37: JINGLE BELLS, DUCHENE SMELLS, VARLY LAID AN EGG

    KINGS 3, AVALANCHE 2 (SO) If you’ve been a Kings fan for any reasonable amount of time, there’s just something about the idea of a...

  • TRH RECAP 35: THIS IS ALBERTAAAAAAA!!

    MARTIN JONES 6, NHL 0 There are certain times in life when you simply know that you must rise to the challenge that has presented...

  • TRH RECAP 27: DÉJA BOOOO

    KINGS 1, FLAMES 2 I’m JUST NOW able to stomach what happened last night enough to wade back through the filth, without having an anger-induced...

  • TRH RECAP 20: THE DEVIL YOU KNOW

    KINGS 2, DEVILS 0   When faced with a difficult choice, sometimes the devil you know is better than the one you don’t. I found...

  • TRH RECAP 17: VANCRUMBLED

    KINGS 5, CANUCKS 1 “TOP TITTY!!”, I gleefully shouted in a public place, earning confused looks from those around me and a bemused glare from...

  • TRH RECAP 11: KING KONG

    KINGS 7, COYOTES 4    “Ah, if I were not a king, I should lose my temper” - Louis XIV In a game where Dwight...

  • TRH RECAP 5: SKINNER?! I HARDLY KNOW ‘ER!

    KINGS 2, HURRICANES 1 (OT)   “…full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.” - Macbeth, Act V - PNC Arena, first two periods, Friday night...

  • TRH RECAP 2: YOU MUST BE JOKINEN

    KINGS 3, JETS (non-football) 5   It happens every year. I look forward to the Kings’ season all summer, and as the opening week draws...

  • TUFF’S 3 PERIODS – 9.23.13

    Welcome back, arguably discerning readers, to Tuff’s 3 periods. In the spirit of awards season, I’ll be handing out three golden Tuffys™ to celebrate all...

  • TUFF’S 3 PERIODS – 9.16.13

      The hockey season is nearly upon us. It’s time to shirk your daily responsibilities, monopolize the main TV in your household, and obsessively refresh...