The doctor is in: Blake taking Johnson under his wing in L.A.
When the Los Angeles Kings look at the 6-foot-1, 201-pound package that is Jack Johnson, they see their future and their past.
They see a big, mobile defenseman capable of contributing points and launching unwary attackers into the 12th row of premium seating behind the glass. They see a rawboned kid to build a franchise around.
They see a young Rob Blake.
"Maybe, in a sense," corrects Blake politely, "but this guy has way more puck skills than I've ever had. His ...
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