The Royal Half http://theroyalhalf.com A Los Angeles Kings Blog Sat, 28 Feb 2015 05:45:32 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.3Hybrid Icing is a podcast from The Royal Half in which we explore hockey and the themes that run throughout it. Each week, Host Jesse Cohen and The Royal Half speak with a myriad of guests from around the world of hockey to bring you a more complete view of the game we all love. Jesse Cohen & The Royal Half no Jesse Cohen & The Royal Half theroyalhalf@gmail.com theroyalhalf@gmail.com (Jesse Cohen & The Royal Half) The Royal Half Radio™ Hybrid Icing The Royal Half http://theroyalhalf.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/HybridIcing_iTunes.jpghttp://theroyalhalf.com THE ROOT TO THE PLAYOFFS: Feb. 27th – Mar. 1sthttp://theroyalhalf.com/2015/02/the-root-to-the-playoffs-feb-27th-mar-1st/ http://theroyalhalf.com/2015/02/the-root-to-the-playoffs-feb-27th-mar-1st/#comments Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00:25:41 +0000 http://theroyalhalf.com/?p=19722 By Jesse Cohen

The LA Kings have 22 games left in their 2014-15 season and they will not make the playoffs without significant help from the rest of the league. Knowing which team to root for in any given matchup can be complicated so we’ve put together this handy guide for you. Rooting Guidelines for games not involving the Kings: […]

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TRH GAMEDAY 61 – ANAHEIM DUCKS: IT’S #GIBBYTIMEhttp://theroyalhalf.com/2015/02/trh-gameday-61-anaheim-ducks-its-gibbytime/ http://theroyalhalf.com/2015/02/trh-gameday-61-anaheim-ducks-its-gibbytime/#comments Fri, 27 Feb 2015 22:18:46 +0000 http://theroyalhalf.com/?p=19773 By The Royal Half

It’s the LA Kings vs the Anaheim Ducks near the end of the NHL season and that can only mean one thing! John Gibson off the ice first as expected. He's your Ducks starter against the Kings. — Eric Stephens (@icemancometh) February 27, 2015 The Ducks have once again no other option in goal than […]

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PACIFIC WAR ROOM – 2.27.15http://theroyalhalf.com/2015/02/pacific-war-room-2-27-15/ http://theroyalhalf.com/2015/02/pacific-war-room-2-27-15/#comments Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:22:22 +0000 http://theroyalhalf.com/?p=19735 By The Royal Half

In an effort to keep Los Angeles Kings fans aware of the comings and goings of the other teams in the Smythe Pacific Division… we here at The Royal Half have created the Pacific War Room… a wrap-up of the past week in the Pacific from some of the best and brightest bloggers who cover […]

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TRH RECAP 60: Win Streak Gets Hamburglaredhttp://theroyalhalf.com/2015/02/trh-recap-60-win-streak-hamburglared/ http://theroyalhalf.com/2015/02/trh-recap-60-win-streak-hamburglared/#comments Fri, 27 Feb 2015 19:22:45 +0000 http://theroyalhalf.com/?p=19745 By PumperNicholl

KINGS 0, SENATORS 1 The LA Kings had everything their favor heading into last night’s matchup against the Ottawa Senators. Kings were on a eight-game win streak Kings had the league’s third-best record at home (20-6-6) Senators had a losing record on the road (11-13-5) Senators were playing the second night of a back-to-back Senators […]

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TRH GAMEDAY 60 – OTTAWA SENATORS: BUT IS HE ELITE?http://theroyalhalf.com/2015/02/trh-gameday-60-ottawa-senators-but-is-he-elite/ http://theroyalhalf.com/2015/02/trh-gameday-60-ottawa-senators-but-is-he-elite/#comments Thu, 26 Feb 2015 18:29:05 +0000 http://theroyalhalf.com/?p=19692 By The Royal Half

It all started with a simple Tweet on this past Monday. The NHL '3 Stars of the Week' are… http://t.co/uWH5YohAHZ pic.twitter.com/1nAR0S3IrG — NHL (@NHL) February 23, 2015 FIRST STAR: @JonathanQuick32 went 3-0-0 last week with a 1.33 GAA and .959 save % to backstop @LAKings to three consecutive wins. — NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) February […]

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HIPS DON’T LIE – WHO IS ANDREJ SEKERA?http://theroyalhalf.com/2015/02/hips-dont-lie-who-is-andrej-sekera/ http://theroyalhalf.com/2015/02/hips-dont-lie-who-is-andrej-sekera/#comments Thu, 26 Feb 2015 18:10:33 +0000 http://theroyalhalf.com/?p=19709 By The Royal Half

Now that the dust has settled on the Andrej Sekera trade (and that he’s actually arrived in LA) it’s time to see what the experts have to say about the newest LA Kings defenseman! Welcome to @LAKings #AndrejSekera! You'll enjoy it 100per. Happy to have fellow Slovak on the team. — Marian Gaborik (@MGaborik12) February […]

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ALL THE KINGS MEN PODCAST: EP 428 Sekera Tradehttp://theroyalhalf.com/2015/02/all-the-kings-men-podcast-ep-428-sekera-trade/ http://theroyalhalf.com/2015/02/all-the-kings-men-podcast-ep-428-sekera-trade/#comments Thu, 26 Feb 2015 07:07:17 +0000 http://theroyalhalf.com/?p=19700 By Jesse Cohen

Kings win 8 in a row. Kyle Clifford signs an extension. Andrej Sekera is traded to the Kings. There’s a lot of ground to cover in this episode and I needed a lot of help to do it. 00:00 – 32:30 – The Royal Half 32:30 – 46:15 – Section 328 on Sekera 46:15 – […]

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http://theroyalhalf.com/2015/02/all-the-kings-men-podcast-ep-428-sekera-trade/feed/ 0 Kings win 8 in a row. Kyle Clifford signs an extension. Andrej Sekera is traded to the Kings. There's a lot of ground to cover in this episode and I needed a lot of help to do it. 00:00 - 32:30 - The Royal Half 32:30 - 46:15 - Section 328 on Sekera Kings win 8 in a row. Kyle Clifford signs an extension. Andrej Sekera is traded to the Kings. There's a lot of ground to cover in this episode and I needed a lot of help to do it. 00:00 - 32:30 - The Royal Half 32:30 - 46:15 - Section 328 on Sekera 46:15 - 61:00 - Jon Rosen on Sekera & CliffordYou can listen to the brand-new episode below or subscribe on iTunes.**also available on StitcherYou can also listen to past All The Kings Men Podcasts by clicking on the PODCAST tab on the main menu. Jesse Cohen & The Royal Half no
TRADE: The Beginning of a New Sek-ERAhttp://theroyalhalf.com/2015/02/new-sek-era/ http://theroyalhalf.com/2015/02/new-sek-era/#comments Wed, 25 Feb 2015 23:47:54 +0000 http://theroyalhalf.com/?p=19684 By PumperNicholl

Dean Lombardi has been busy the last few days. After re-signing Jordan Nolan and Kyle Clifford before they could become restricted free agents at the end of the year, Lombardi turned his attention to improving the roster from outside the organization. He just needed to find the right fit at the right cost. If LAK […]

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TRH RECAP 59: Eight the Hard Wayhttp://theroyalhalf.com/2015/02/trh-recap-59-eight-the-hard-way/ http://theroyalhalf.com/2015/02/trh-recap-59-eight-the-hard-way/#comments Wed, 25 Feb 2015 20:17:43 +0000 http://theroyalhalf.com/?p=19664 By PumperNicholl

KINGS 1, RED WINGS 0 Fresh off their win outdoors against their arch rival a sputtering team outside of the playoff picture, the LA Kings returned home to face the Detroit Red Wings. And it was yet another a big game for the Kings. Not just because they were putting their seven-game win streak on […]

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ALL THE KINGS MEN PODCAST: EP 427 Kevin Westgarthhttp://theroyalhalf.com/2015/02/all-the-kings-men-podcast-ep-427-kevin-westgarth/ http://theroyalhalf.com/2015/02/all-the-kings-men-podcast-ep-427-kevin-westgarth/#comments Tue, 24 Feb 2015 20:56:58 +0000 http://theroyalhalf.com/?p=19660 By Jesse Cohen

Kevin Westgarth discusses his time with the L.A. Kings, winning the Stanley Cup and playing overseas. You can listen to the brand-new episode below or subscribe on iTunes.* *also available on Stitcher You can also listen to past All The Kings Men Podcasts by clicking on the PODCAST tab on the main menu.

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http://theroyalhalf.com/2015/02/all-the-kings-men-podcast-ep-427-kevin-westgarth/feed/ 0 Kevin Westgarth discusses his time with the L.A. Kings, winning the Stanley Cup and playing overseas. - You can listen to the brand-new episode below or subscribe on iTunes.* - *also available on Stitcher - Kevin Westgarth discusses his time with the L.A. Kings, winning the Stanley Cup and playing overseas.You can listen to the brand-new episode below or subscribe on iTunes.**also available on StitcherYou can also listen to past All The Kings Men Podcasts by clicking on the PODCAST tab on the main menu. Jesse Cohen & The Royal Half no