• Pundays: Eight is Enough

    Well, the fans of pun-filled NHL.com headlines have spoken! We had nearly 1000 votes in the 1st round of the Pundays Playoffs, where the best...

  • Happy Holidays!

    Here at The Royal Half HQ… every August 9th is a national holiday.  Happy “There is a Professional Hockey Team in Los Angeles” Day!!!

  • Pundays: Eastbound and Down

    For anyone who doubts the underground popularity of the NHL.com Front Page Pun Headlines… be sure you check out the “90s NHL.com Headlines” hashtag meme...

  • Pundays Playoffs: West Side Story

    Well, we have reached the middle ground of the NHL off-season and with 66 days left until the start of the 2011-2012 regular season… there...

  • Dry Mouth

    No way I can believe that newly acquired Los Angeles Kings forward Mike Richards likes to wet his whistle on occasion. No way! Can’t believe...

  • Pundays: Nothing Free About It

    Even though there is no action on the ice for the next few months… the good folks at the NHL.com Pun Headline Writing Department isn’t...

  • Phi-LA-Delphia

    Man… Mike Richards and Simon Gagne look pretty, pretty good in those brand new Los Angeles Kings uniforms, huh? Remember, you can’t spell Philadelphia without...

  • B-Real

    You know… sometimes a guy just wants to play with his friends. Sean Avery, Brad Richards and Aaron Voros at a “private” resort. Sean Avery...

  • The Rich Get Richards?

    I don’t think anyone, especially well-established Los Angeles Kings journalists thought that the Kings Management would be making this hard of a push to sign...

  • Mike Richards: Good or Evil?

    It’s been nearly a week since Mike Richards was traded to the Los Angeles Kings for Wayne Simmonds, Brayden Schenn and a 2rd round pick...

  • Pundays: Lu’d Behavior

    Much like the Edmonton Oilers’ trade for Ryan Smyth… the final edition of Pundays for the 2010-2011 NHL season might be better late than never....

  • Ruck, Fichards?!?

    Well, the NHL Draft is upon us tomorrow and I thought I would take an in-depth look at the several prospects out there in this...

  • Pundays: Cup Supporter

    Much like Manny Malhotra, Pundays has returned from near death just in time for the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Since we last left Pundays, so much...

  • Pundays: Westward, Slow!

    The fans of the Boston Bruins and the Tampa Bay Lightning can finally understand what it feels like to be a fan of an NHL...

  • Pundays: Tampa-ture Gauge

    It’s the first week of May and here in Los Angeles, it’s nearly 90 degrees. But for the cities in which their NHL team is...

  • 5 Alternative Uses for Dustin Penner

    The NHL season may be kicking into overdrive with the start of the 2nd round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, but for the Los Angeles...

  • Now, 43 Seasons Without a Stanley Cup

    If you would have told me that without Anze Kopitar and with a 80% Justin Williams that the Los Angeles Kings would take the Pacific...