Mike Richards' role has changed in Los Angeles, but his leadership and character continue to evolve and push the Kings to success , writes ESPN.com's Scott Burnside.
The Chicago Blackhawks get another big game from underappreciated Corey Crawford to take a 1-0 series lead over the Los Angeles Kings, writes ESPN.com's Scott Burnside.
2013 NHL preview: Scott Burnside takes a look at the Los Angeles Kings.
The Kings are currently one of the league's top teams. Can such a young squad not get ahead of itself and stay focused on the task at hand? L.A. will be tested in Thursday's Game of the Week.