EL SEGUNDO, Calif. --
One of the connections between the Kings and the Coyotes is that Los Angeles forward Justin Williams
played with Phoenix forward Ray Whitney
on the 2006 Carolina Hurricanes
team that beat the Edmonton Oilers
for the Stanley Cup.
Asked what he remembered about Whitney, Williams said, "He wasn't 40 -- putting up a lot of points as he is right now. But he was a big part of our team in '06, and certainly a huge part of their team right now. He's going to demand a lot of our attention. We're going to have to be hard on him, because he's a guy that can certainly have an impact on the series."
Whitney has two goals, including one game-winner, and six points in the playoffs.