• Upper Body Injury with… the Colorado Avalanche

    Considering that the Colorado Avalanche have only been in existence 15 years, there is a good amount of history between the Av’s and the Los...

  • Bad Timing

    Hey, Los Angeles Kings organization… if you are going to send something like this out in mid-February: You better make sure you don’t lose a...

  • 5 Tips for Successful Horrible Blogging

    My friend Jay over at Low on Oil is facing a dilemma this NHL season that The Royal Half knows all too well… how to...

  • The Royal Half Mobile Applications

    We’re proud to announce a partnership with Notice Software for mobile applications of The Royal Half and other Bloguin partner sites for the iPhone and...

  • Sick and Ugly

    Luckily, for the Kings, the streak was the only thing that was snapped Monday night. Kings 2, Ducks 4   I’ve been battling a bad...

  • Streaking Through Time

    Saturday afternoon I headed to Staples Center with Half Season Ticket Holder Buddy, Half Season Ticket Holder Buddy Father-In-Law and our friend Jesse. HSTHB Father-In-Law...

  • On the Move

    Well, the Ilya Kovalchuk trade finally went down tonight before the Los Angeles Kings game against their cross-freeway rivals, the Anaheim Ducks. For a few...

  • Too Soon?

    So thank god this Ilya Kovalchuk madness is over… and I can go back to reading what people are having for lunch on Twitter instead...

  • Kopi-Kovy-Kopi-Kovy

    As I type this right now… the internet is exploding with rumors of prized free agent Ilya Kovalchuk being traded to any number of teams....

  • The Amazing 7

    I saw something truly amazing at the Los Angeles Kings game on Tuesday night against the New York Rangers. Just like any other Hollywood Starlet…...

  • We Think We Can Do This

    Even though Fox Sports West HD broadcast the Kings game yesterday in Boston, they chose not to send a crew to Sunday’s game in New...

  • The Boston Claw

    Special teams win games in the New NHL. And Elite NHL teams… win with special teams. So when you see the Los Angeles Kings score...

  • What A Difference a Year Makes

    After the Los Angeles Kings beat the Columbus Blue Jackets on the road last night 4-1… I received this in my inbox this morning: “Only...

  • Greene Rock

    Hockey blogging overlord PuckDaddy has a cool new feature up called Puck Tracks which spotlights NHL’ers and their favorite music.Today’s epsiode features everyone’s favorite stay-at-home and...

  • Toronto Gets the Shaft

    Elite NHL teams beat Bad NHL teams. That’s just the way it is. Sure, there is the “On Any Given Sunday” principle, wherein an inferior...

  • Two for Sunday

    Since the NHL Lockout ended, my friend Clyde and I have had a gentlemen’s bet when it came to the Buffalo Sabres and the Los...

  • First Time Loss

    My friend Matt has decided to create a Los Angeles Bucket List for 2010 in an effort to experience Los Angeles in ways he has...

  • Wicked Win

    Whenever an East Coast team comes into the Staples Center… it’s always a treat for dedicated Los Angeles Kings fans. And when it’s a team...

  • Freeway Shooting

    Now that’s more like it. The Los Angeles Kings finished their scoring opportunities, they finished their checks and they finished off the Anaheim Ducks 5...

  • Panic Tweaking

    Back at the old blog, we used to have a thing called “tags.” And one of my favorite tags was “Coach Murray’s Line Combinations of...