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Darryl Sutter is Kings' leading man, even if it doesn't suit his style
Darryl Sutter is Kings' leading man, even if it doesn't suit his style

The face of Hollywood's hockey revolution looks like a closed fist. The most powerful voice of Tinseltown's growing hockey chorus is an undiscernible mumble. The biggest name on the Southland's coolest sports powerhouse is one that many people around town still can't correctly pronounce. It's Darryl Sutter, as in "butter," but doesn't spread quite so sweetly or easily. The coach of the Kings is the antithesis of the glamour vibe that Los Angeles expects from its sports coaches. He doesn't flow like Doc Rivers. Nobody is calling him anything cutesy like Darryl Hockey. He would consider Pete Carroll's "Always compete" mantra...

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