All posts by The Royal Half

  • USA! USA!

    It was Russian Heritage Night at Staples Center as the Los Angeles Kings showed the Washington Capitals how the good ole USA likes to do...

  • Kings Gameday – That’s What a Hockey Team is All About

    Being born and raised in Los Angeles, you tend to take several things for granted. It wasn’t until I ventured east for college that I...

  • (New) New Jersey

    NHL 3rd Jerseys are nothing more than extra money in NHL teams’ pockets. They serve no purpose beyond getting fans excited about our favorite team...

  • Hot Shots

    Kings 0, Ducks 2 These are a tough couple of losses. The Los Angeles Kings are getting plenty of shots on net, but they are...

  • Our Own Worst Enemy

    Kings 1, Predators 3 That first period was as close to complete and total domination that a hockey team can achieve. Nearly every shift, the...

  • Melrose Placed

    The firing of Tampa Bay Coach Barry Melrose is exploding throughout the hockey blogosphere. To Los Angeles Kings fans, Barry Melrose remains a touchy subject....

  • Scar

    My appreciation for Oscar Moller has grown over the course of this young season. But it wasn’t until last night’s game against the Dallas Stars...

  • The Rise of Frostoller

    How great did the line of Alexander Frolov, Jarrett Stoll and Oscar Moller look tonight? The mixture of these players… the puck protection of Frolov,...

  • Kings GameDay – Captain Fight Too!

    This could be one of the greatest Fan videos I’ve ever seen. You can either accept it…. or you just don’t. I love the NHL...

  • Third Time’s a Charm

    Just got home from Staples and wow, was that an awesome one. The Kings looked strong throughout the entire game and for once, just once,...

  • Kings Gameday – Kicking the Puppy

    Dave Tippett, current Head Coach for the Dallas Stars was an assistant coach with the Los Angeles Kings from 1999-2002. Or as I like to...

  • The 2nd Line

    Over the last few games, the 2nd line of Alexander Frolov, Jarett Stoll and rookie Oscar Moller has played well. Moller continues to impress nightly...

  • A Game of Chicken

    I’m excited by the Kings’ play the last few games, especially since Erik Ersberg has taken over in goal. They look focused, playing strong defensively...

  • Something’s Gotta Give

    The 0-4-1 Florida Panthers and the 0-3-2 Los Angeles Kings. Thanks to there no longer being ties… someones gotta win, right? Right??? Oh.. thank god...

  • The Priessing is Ritas

    Today, a few members of the Los Angeles Kings made a much hyped appearance on TV’s “The Price is Right.” Heidi Androl will probably have...

  • Yes We Can… Almost!

    In the immortal words of Kanye West…. Rinkside View doesn’t care about the neutral zone. This was my first experience watching a Los Angeles Kings...

  • Vote!

    I don’t care who you vote for. (Well, that’s lie of course I do.) But don’t forget, this election, especially in California isn’t just about...