Tag Archive | "Los Angeles Kings"

Ilya Kovalchuk scores first goal with Kings

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

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Ilya Kovalchuk has his first goal in the NHL since 2013. After joining the Los Angeles Kings in the offseason, the former NHL superstar potted his first goal with his new team Tuesday evening against the Winnipeg Jets. Kovalchuk took a great feed from blueliner Drew Doughty and redirected the puck past goaltender Connor Hellebuyck.

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Introducing the DailyFaceoff Betting Section

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

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First we teamed up with our friends at Corsica Hockey to add Player Ratings to our Line Combination pages and now we have added their Betting Tools to DailyFaceoff.  Corsica uses “sophisticated machine learning algorithms” to generate their betting predictions. Corsica has set out to find an edge against the Money Line, the Spread and…

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2018-19 Season Preview: Los Angeles Kings

Monday, October 1, 2018

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Led by captain Anze Kopitar, The Los Angeles Kings posted a 45-29-8 record in 2017-18, earning them a wild card spot in the Western Conference. The dynasty’s bid for a third cup run was quickly obliterated by the expansion Golden Knights as they eliminated LA in a four-game rout. Remarkably, Vegas swept the Kings despite…

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NHL Mock Draft 2018: No.20 — Akil Thomas

Thursday, June 14, 2018

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After missing the playoffs in 2017, the Los Angeles Kings were surprisingly back in the postseason in 2018, before being bounced in the first round by the even more surprising Vegas Golden Knights. The Kings have two really good prospects in their system (Gabriel Vilardi & Kale Clague) but don’t have the deepest system right…

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Lightning Trade Budaj to Kings for Andreoff

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

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The Tampa Bay Lightning have traded goaltender Peter Budaj to the Los Angeles Kings for forward Andy Andreoff.  Budaj was with the Lightning since late-February 2017, but only appeared in a combined 15 games (11 starts) over two seasons in Tampa Bay. Budaj was initially acquired from the Kings in exchange for Ben Bishop and…

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DailyFaceoff 2017-18 NHL Predictions

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

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Oops. I guess I started my season previews too late because I only made it to Ottawa… not even close. Well let’s skip Philadelphia to Winnipeg and just get to my season predictions. This season we could truly see a changing of the guard in the NHL with former basement dwellers like the Edmonton Oilers…

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What The ADP!? – Players Going Later Than They Should (Part 1)

Monday, September 25, 2017

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Training camp is in full swing, players are getting cut left and right and Fantasy Hockey drafts are winding up. It’s still a little too early to put a tonne of stock in Yahoo’s current Average Draft Positions (ADP), but it’s also worth taking a look at. I went through all of the players with…

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2017-18 Season Preview: Los Angeles Kings

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

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How the mighty have fallen. The Los Angeles Kings won the Stanley Cup in 2012 and 2014 but have missed the playoffs in two of the last three seasons. Their 2016-17 season was derailed early-on when goaltender Jonathan Quick went down with a groin injury in the first game of the season. This injury led…

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2016-17 NHL Season Preview: Los Angeles Kings

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

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We are 14 days away from the start of the NHL season. The scheduling of your Fantasy Hockey drafts have begun. The DraftKit is on sale and it is time to start previewing the 2016-17 NHL season. I will be previewing two teams every day and each preview will consist of: Projected Line Combinations, a breakdown of each team’s…

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DailyFaceoff Podcast: Episode 20 – Playoff Reinforcements

Monday, March 14, 2016

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This week, Seegs, Beebs and D examine whether or not the Washington Capitals will be the third team in NHL history to win 60 games in a season and who will win the other three Divisions. After the break they look at some high profile injured players and suggest some forwards, defensemen and goalies to…

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