Insight, News, and Opinion by Nick Abramo
  • May 13, 2021

Day: <span>July 22, 2020</span>

This Is Big!!! Estrella Earns National Wrestling Honor

Piling up state honors is a sign of success in high school sports. But when it goes national, then you know it’s something really, really special. Nanea Estrella, the Lahainaluna girl who had enough energy to take down her coach immediately after winning her fourth state championship in February, is now shining brightly in the […]Read More

4-Time State Champ ‘Peanut’ Terukina To Wrestle At Iowa State

It’s probably not advisable to call Kysen Terukina by his “Peanut” nickname. He is a wrestler and knows how to physically control people bigger than him. Not that Terukina would be offended by it. It’s just better to not take a chance. During his run to a fourth state wrestling championship, he said off-the-cuff that […]Read More

Kings Need The Steadiness Of Prospect Cole Hults

Editor’s Note: This article first appeared in If you’re looking for splash and dash, Cole Hults is not your guy. If you want a hard-nosed, efficient defenseman who makes the right decisions and gets the job done consistently, then the former Penn State star should be at the top of your list. A fifth-round […]Read More

Kings Are Assembling All The Pieces For a Marvelous Future

Editor’s note: This story first appeared on The Hockey Writers’ website. So much is going on with the Los Angeles Kings right now. With the temperature super hot and the outlook positive, the franchise is positioned to populate the farm with more highly regarded prospects in the upcoming NHL Draft. That’s not all. They continue […]Read More

Armchair GM For A Day: Kings Get Stutzle at No.

Editor’s note: This story first appeared on the Hockey Writers’ website. That was fun. The Hockey Writers did a mock NHL Draft last week and — as a freelancer with them since January on the Los Angeles Kings beat — I got to join in the festivities and make some choices that Kings fans might […]Read More