The Landlubber’s Guide to the Los Angeles Kings

Hey you. You’re swept up in all this Seattle Kraken hype. You want to know more about hockey but don’t know where to start. Well, we want to help make these games easy and fun for you to watch.

Throughout the season, we’ll release Landlubber’s Guides designed with the new fan in mind. This includes basic need-to-know info for you to absorb before you watch Kraken games and highlights.

Let’s dive into the Los Angeles Kings.

Are they any good?

The Kings certainly aren’t as bad as they’ve been these paste few years. They finished with a losing record in each of the past three seasons, but their rebuild seems to be turning the ship around this year. They’ve got a bright future with arguably the best prospect pool in the league, but it’s those crafty veterans still producing that’s really propelled them into what right now is a playoff spot.

Who should I look out for?

Odds & Ends

The puck drops at Climate Pledge Arena at 7pm Pacific tonight. Catch all the action on ROOT Sports NW if you’re in the northwest or on ESPN+ for out-of-market subscribers.