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Will The NHL’s Winter Classic Ever Come To Southern California?

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LOS ANGELES — Heinz Field in Pittsburgh has long since been converted back into a football stadium after the National Hockey League’s 2011 Winter Classic, played on January 1. But, since then, there has been a lot of talk about other NHL cities that want to host the annual outdoor game.

To be sure, a lot of NHL cities, especially in colder regions of the United States, are already lined up, waiting for their chance to host the annual spectacle, and, if you listen to NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman, only cities with cold weather will host the Winter Classic.

“I think, for the foreseeable future, it’s more likely than not we’ll continue to do it in climates that we hope will be more hospitable, and we saw what happened in Pittsburgh this year,” said Bettman, noting that the NHL had to deal with unseasonably warm temperatures and rain, forcing them to turn a day game into an evening contest, starting at 5:00 PM Eastern time.

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Frozen Royalty Audio: Catching Up From Frozen Fury XIII In Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, NV — The 2010 exhibition season for the Los Angeles Kings, along with their 2010 training camp, has come and gone, and the time has come to finalize the opening night roster for the 2010-11 season.

But Frozen Royalty has some loose ends to tie up, including making audio interviews from Frozen Fury XIII in Las Vegas available, so here they are… Read more of this post

New On KingsCast: Overtime – The Frozen Fury Episodes

Like many fans of the Los Angeles Kings, Keith Korneluk and Chris Kaliszewski from KingsCast, the official fan podcast of the Los Angeles Kings, made the trek to Las Vegas for Frozen Fury XII, the annual pre-season game and weekend of activities. Read more of this post

Los Angeles Kings 2009-10 Pre-Season Schedule Announced

EL SEGUNDO, CA — On July 9, the Los Angeles Kings released their eight-game, 2009-10 pre-season schedule, which features four games to be played in Southern California. Read more of this post

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