What we learned from the
The Kings' offense isn't clicking on a consistent basis
No great news there, but it’s something to monitor. Coach
Still, the Kings have worked their way out of scoring droughts in past seasons. And, presumably, General Manager
The Kings' power play needs revamping
Or at least, a boost of energy. The Kings were scoreless in four advantages on Thursday, the fifth time in six games they’ve failed to score a power-play goal. In that span they’re one for 20. No team with
It is early in the season; adjustments are coming
Truly, it is. The Kings are 7-4-3 now, 14 games into this season; they were 9-5-0 at the same point last season and were 6-5-3 at the same stage in 2011-12, and they went on to win the
Asked if the Kings are in a slump after winning only one of their last six games, Sutter was emphatic that they are not.
"Not really. We played really well tonight," he said Thursday. "We played really well the last game. Why would you look at the last six? I mean, we just finished going into Dallas and winning, we came and got a point against a really good team tonight."