As a matter of fact he worked with the Kings in one way or another for 35 years, the last 22 as their P.A. man. Last year, he finally got to see them win the Cup. I know that he anxiously awaited opening night of this season, with the ring ceremony and the raising of the championship of banner. The stupid lockout deprived him, and other Kings fans, of that.
David Courtney passed away ten days ago, at the age of 55, rocking the LA sports and radio world.
Whenever the NHL does get back on the ice, it wont be the same without him at Staples Center.