Sep 17, 2013; Anaheim, CA, USA; Los Angeles Kings center Anze Kopitar (11) is met by right wing Matt Frattin (21) and center Tyler Toffoli (73) after he scored a goal in the third period of the game against the Anaheim Ducks at The Honda Center. Kings won 6-0. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

Around The Kingdom: Daily Links 9/19/13

Last night was our first experience with the no tuck rule that will be tormenting the NHL this season. The culprit? Alexander Semin when he was whistled for a delay of game penalty for having his jersey tucked into the back of his pants. Honestly, this new rule is ridiculous. In some cases tucking a jersey is part of a player’s ritual and personal preference. Why would you force a player to change-up something so personal to them? It’s dumb. The NHL needs to wake up and leave some of the originality in the game.


– Here is more on that tuck penalty. (Puck Daddy)

– Why can’t we all be as enthusiastic as Canada? (Reddit)

– It looks like Jamie Benn will take over as the Dallas Stars’ captain. (Dallas News)

– The Mayor checks in with Colin Fraser. (Mayors Manor)

Last Night’s Scores

Oilers 4, Canucks 1

Ducks 2, Avalanche 1

Panthers 2, Stars 3

Blues 3, Lightning 4

Blue Jackets 5, Hurricanes 4

Highlight Of The Night

Here is a nice little flashback for all of us ’90’s kids. Keenan Thompson appeared on Fox Sports 1’s Crowd Goes Wild and gave the crowd a little flashback with some knuckle puck action. The quack attack is back Jack!

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