• Keeping Up with The Joneses

    So I sit down on the couch, ready to watch exciting Los Angeles Kings action for the first time in 2 games… and when I...

  • P O’d

    Well it’s always an honor when The Royal Half gets a little action in the hockey blog-o-sphere. But imagine our surprise when a glowing review...

  • This Smells Rank

    The NHL’s leading scorer. Front page articles on NHL.com. A victory over last season’s NHL champion. A nationally televised game against the Chicago Blackhawks. Wow…...

  • Blacked Out!

    So I was unable to watch the Los Angeles Kings lose on Saturday to the Nashville Predators. We are living in the times of NHL...

  • There Are New Kings in Town

    Statement… made. Sure Evgeni Malkin was out injured and Marc-Andre Fleury was doing his best Marty Turco impression. But tonight, the Los Angeles Kings out...

  • The Real Hockey Fans of New Jersey

    I’ve been on assignment in the beautiful state of New Jersey for the past 2 weeks. I thought I’d be able to weblog about the...

  • Secret of their Successes

    I submit to you, the valued reader of The Royal Half, the opening paragraph to the NHL.com game recap of tonight’s game against the Columbus...

  • ANZ-MAZING!!!

    Holy Crap! Can you believe this scary looking dude is tearing up the NHL??? A little early for the Halloween costume huh Franken-Anze?Oh…. I see…...

  • On the Road with the Kings.. Kinda

    I’m currently on the East Coast on “official” business. So my Los Angeles Kings viewing over the next 2 weeks will be limited by the...

  • Stay on Your Feet

    Tonight it seemed like the Los Angeles Kings took a look at some game footage from the past calender year and created a “greatest hits”...

  • A Sick Loss

    I think I figured out what the difference is with Dustin Brown this year. Sure, he’s scored 2 goals on this road trip… but he...

  • Scar 2: The Revenge

    Guess whooooo’s baaaaaack? Oscar Moller’s back. Back again. With a strain of the Swine Flu apparently running rampant amongst the Kings… Swede Fan Favorite Oscar...

  • Un-Developing

    How does a rational Kings fan react to these back to back losses? Do you panic that the 4-1 start was a compete fluke? Do...

  • OCD in HD

    Now I know why Anze Kopitar has looked so great during the start of this young season… he has horribly debilitating Obsessive Control Disorder! Take...

  • Ragtime Blues

    The Los Angeles Kings looked lifeless at times during their game versus the New York Rangers tonight. They over skated pucks, bobbled blue line passes...

  • See What Develops

    Some might say that I’m a bit obsessed with the various advertising campaigns of the Los Angeles Kings. But this kind of obsession is what...

  • The 1300th Win is the Toughest

    Fear not, my New York Islander faithful… for you have the makings of an exciting team in the future. Do not forget that the Islanders...