Author: Ryan Sikes

LA Kings Anaheim Ducks

LA Kings win third straight game, top Ducks 4-1

The LA Kings scored four goals over the final two periods in what was a dominating effort over their rival Anaheim Ducks on Tuesday night at Arena. Drew Doughty opened the scoring with his second goal of the year and his first since October 15. The former Norris Trophy winner sent a rocket from […]

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Denver Pioneers UND

No. 2 Denver Pioneers Complete Sweep Over No. 12 UND

The No. 2 ranked Denver Pioneers completed their first sweep in Grand Forks in more than a decade. David Carle’s club followed up with Friday’s 3-2 win over UND with a convincing 6-3 on Saturday. UND took an early 1-0 lead just seven seconds into the game. Denver dominated with a 14-3 shots-on-goal advantage but […]

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LA Kings Predators

LA Kings’ unexpected hero leads comeback win over Predators

Trailing 3-1 late in the third period on Tuesday, LA Kings defenseman Matt Roy put the team on his back, scoring two goals and forcing extra time. The Kings and Nashville Predators went to a shootout, with Gabe Vilardi’s tally being the difference. Cal Petersen made his second start of the year and looked significantly […]

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LA Kings Red Wings

Phillip Danault Bails Out Teammate in LA Kings’ 5-4 OT Win

Phillip Danault scored 1:12 into overtime to give the LA Kings a 5-4 win in the Motor City on Monday night. More importantly, it erased a mental blunder from his linemate Viktor Arvidsson in the closing seconds of regulation. Detroit emptied their net, with the Kings clinging to a 4-3 lead. Arvidsson corralled a loose […]

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LA Kings Red Wings

LA Kings vs. Red Wings: Vitals, Projected Lineup, Special Teams “A Work In Progress”

The LA Kings and Red Wings will get underway from Little Caesar’s Arena at 4:00 pm PT. Here’s a look at how the two teams stack up and a focus on the Kings’ power play versus the Detroit penalty kill, which has yet to yield a goal through two games. Powerplay LAK: 21.4% DET: 0.0% […]

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LA Kings Minnesota Wild

LA Kings win 7-6 in Kevin Fiala’s return to Minnesota

Adrian Kempe‘s second goal of the night put the LA Kings back in front for good in the team’s 7-6 win over the Minnesota Wild on Saturday night. Cal Petersen started in net, his first of the year, allowing six goals on 35 shots. Kevin Fiala returned to the Xcel Energy Center after being traded […]

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LA Kings Seattle Kraken

LA Kings can’t find offense in Brandt Clarke’s NHL debut

The LA Kings dropped a 4-1 decision on Thursday night to the Seattle Kraken and are 0-2-0 to start the year. Scoring 1st Period Jaden Schwartz (1) (Power Play), Assists: Jordan Eberle (1), Andre Burakovsky (1) Alex Iafallo (1) (Power Play), Unassisted 2nd Period Brandon Tanev (1), Assists: Will Borgen (1) Alex Wennberg (1), Assists: Matty Beniers (2), Oliver Bjorkstrand (1) 3rd Period Adam […]

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Colorado Avalanche Calgary Flames

Takeaways: Avalanche can’t overcome slow start, fall 5-3 in Calgary

Tasked with a back-to-back set to start their season, the Colorado Avalanche couldn’t overcome a four-goal deficit in the third period, falling to the Calgary Flames, 5-3, on Thursday night. Scoring 1st Period: Bowen Byram (1), Assists: Devon Toews (2), Nathan MacKinnon (3) Brett Ritchie (1), Assists: Milan Lucic (1), MacKenzie Weegar (1) 2nd Period: Dillon Dube (1) (Shorthanded), Assists: Andrew Mangiapane […]

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Colorado Avalanche Chicago Blackhawks

3 Takeaways from Avs’ 5-2 Win Over Blackhawks

After the Stanley Cup festivities concluded and the Colorado Avalanche’s championship banner was raised to the rafters, there was a hockey game to be played. Three takeaways from the Avs’ 5-2 win over the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday: Cogliano opens the scoring Despite playing a significantly weaker Blackhawks squad, it took nearly 14 minutes of […]

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Team USA Hlinka Gretzky Cup (1)

Five Team USA players to watch in 2022 Hlinka Gretzky Cup

The 2022 Hlinka Gretzky Cup is back in full swing. The annual tournament will be played July 31-August 6 in Red Deer, Alberta, Canada. Team USA will compete with Czechia, Finland, and Germany in Group B. The top two teams from each group will advance to the semifinals on August 5. Team USA will kick […]

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