• TRH: Blogger or Soothsayer?

    Before the NHL season started, the boys over at Fantasy Hockey Scouts asked a bunch of bloggers to pick 2 players that they felt would...

  • Silver Streak

    Which one these following Los Angeles Kings Olympians acted like they’d been there before? “Oh boy, Lombardi’s gonna have a field day with this one.”...

  • Shared Experiences

    As sports fans in Los Angeles, we all have shared experiences that we can never forget. For me, it’s been Wayne Gretzky’s Game 7 hat...

  • The NHL Doesn’t Care About the Kings

    For the last few seasons, I’ve been an active participant in the NHL’s Fan Face Off, which advertises itself as “a place where you can...

  • What Non-Olympians Do During The Olympic Break

    During the last week and a half here in Southern California, most of the focus has been on the various professional hockey players that are...

  • 6 Years Ago Today

    …one of the greatest hockey films of all time was released. And 30 years ago today, Herb Brooks led a team of nobodys to the...

  • There’s Olympic Hockey?

    Apparently, there is some sort of international tournament going on overseas in Canada featuring some of the best and brightest professional hockey players in the...

  • Phoning It In

    So the good folks at Bloguin have created a “smart phone” app for all of the blogs on their site. So if you haven’t already...

  • Love, Staples Style

    It twas the night before Valentine’s Day at Staples Center and there was love flowing all throughout the arena. There was Half Season Ticket Holder...

  • 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...