Hugging the Post with Kelly Hrudey

Goaltending has historically been one of the weakest parts of the Los Angeles Kings. Current GM, Dean Lombardi, has often talked about the need to build a team from the net out. Hence, the organization’s current focus on developing goaltenders.
After Rogie Vachon left the team in ’78 it’s been a revolving door of netminders for [...]

20 Questions with #20 – Interview with Luc Robitaille

From the 1984 NHL Entry Draft to the 1993 Stanley Cup Finals. From his 500th goal in 1999 to his retirement in 2006. Kings fans have been watching Luc Robitaille for two decades now. He’s strayed from Los Angeles a few times, yet his heart always belonged to the Kings. Today marks another milestone in [...]

Word Association with Robitaille – Luc on His Teammates

Each group of players inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame has a uniqueness about it. Occasionally, guys that were rivals during their playing days are enshrined during the same year. However, rarely does a player going in share the stage exclusively with guys he called teammates during his career. Luc Robitaille is once again [...]

High / Low with Lucky Luc

For many hockey fans Toronto is the center of the universe. There’s no denying that’s true for at least the next few days as four of the greatest players ever will be inducted into the Hockey Fall of Fame there on Monday. They all have something special about them. Yet, Luc Robitaille is just [...]

High / Low with LA Kings legend Marcel Dionne

Last week, former Kings’ netminder Kelly Hrudey stopped by to give us his take on the young NHL season. Now, we turn to not only a legend in Los Angeles hockey history, but a Hall of Famer too – Marcel Dionne.
Throughout his career and even to this day, Dionne has never been shy about his [...]

High / Low – Kelly Hrudey on Duty

If you’ve been following the High/Low series here on MayorsManor you know we’ve had guests like Jim Fox, Mark Hardy and even ESPN’s John Buccigross stop by already this season.
Well it’s time to dip into the Kings past once again to call upon a former player turned broadcaster, Kelly Hrudey.
Kelly played for eight years in [...]

HIGH / LOW: Running Wild with Jim Fox

Over the course of their three games played so far this season the Kings have looked like three different teams.
Saturday was not the team’s best 60 minutes of hockey. Tuesday was perhaps the tale of two games and then Thursday they hit the ice like they were shot out of a cannon.
Things have certainly been unpredictable, if [...]