Top 10 Reasons the Los Angeles Kings Are Near the Top of the NHL Pacific Division

Jim ParsonsContributor IDecember 15, 2009

Top 10 Reasons the Los Angeles Kings Are Near the Top of the NHL Pacific Division

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#10: Terry Murray

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# 9 : The Addition Of Ryan Smyth

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#8: The Somewhat Surprising Play of Jarret Stoll

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#7: The Semi-Awakening of Alexander Frolov

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#6: The Emergence of Wayne Simmonds

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#5: GM Dean Lombardi

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#4: Long-term Success in Dustin Brown

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#3: Finding a Superstar in Anze Kopitar

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#2: The Stud in Drew Doughty

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#1: A Team Concept Backed By Jonathan Quick

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