COHEN’S KINGS CATASTROPHES

  • COHEN’S KINGS CATASTROPHES – CHAPTER 10

    Dean Lombardi and the Los Angeles Kings enter the 2014 NHL Draft as two-time Stanley Cup Champions. Since taking over as general manager in 2006,...

  • COHEN’S KINGS CATASTROPHES – CHAPTER 9

    Much is made of “The Trade” that brought Wayne Gretzky to Los Angeles in 1988.  His arrival heralded an expansion of hockey across the southern...

  • COHEN’S KINGS CATASTROPHES – CHAPTER 7

    Not every bad trade or Free Agent signing that goes horribly wrong can be blamed on poor management or questionable scouting.  Sometimes forces beyond a...

  • COHEN’S KINGS CATASTROPHES – CHAPTER 6

    Last week we celebrated the 35th Anniversary of the Kings trading the opportunity to draft a Hall of Fame defenceman.  This week we celebrate the...

  • COHEN’S KINGS CATASTROPHES – CHAPTER 5

    Today is the 35th Anniversary of a trade that many consider to be the absolute worst in Kings history.  A trade that saw the Kings...

  • COHEN’S KINGS CATASTROPHES – CHAPTER 4

    It’s said that the best trade is one that makes both teams better.  What then is a trade that sees one team utterly mismanage its...

  • COHEN’S KINGS CATASTROPHES – CHAPTER 3

    Every so often a moment comes along that will define an organization.  The decisions made in that crucible will shape the careers of players, coaches,...

  • COHEN’S KINGS CATASTROPHES – CHAPTER 2

    A huge part of being a respectable sports fan is being intimately familiar with the mythology of your favorite team. You are expected be just...

  • COHEN’S KINGS CATASTROPHES – CHAPTER 1

    Ever since the Los Angeles Kings won the Stanley Cup in 2012, many new fans of the team have felt like the LA Kings and...