by Brandon Wenerd on October 14, 2013

Gordon Bombay must be mighty proud.  Meanwhile, Greg Wyshynski at Yahoo reminds us that it hasn't exactly been all flying Vs for the franchise:

There was a time when that team name and that jersey were laughingstocks for the NHL. Please recall Disney head Michael Eisner giving Commissioner Gary Bettman and Los Angeles Kings owner Bruce McNall duck calls to sound in unison at the team’s introductory press conference. Please also recall two-thirds of Anaheim fans polled by the team wanted “Mighty” dropped in 2006, when new ownership changed it.

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