If you see someone pacing around Staples Center at 8 or 9 Sunday morning, there's a good bet it's a certain hockey coach.
"I'll be up, so I might as well go, " Kings Coach Darryl Sutter was saying Saturday after practice.
Sutter often likes to get to games early and he does a lot of pacing in the corridors. The Kings have a rare noon start Sunday, playing the Minnesota Wild. Farmer Darryl has no problem with getting up at the crack of dawn, much less an early start, although the Kings have had their issues with afternoon games.
He once hilariously referred to a loss to Columbus — also an early start — as a "pajama...