Live Updates from HockeyFest

The Mayor will have live updates throughout the day from HockeyFest. If you can’t attend or want the inside scoop on what’s going down at the Kings training facility, follow along at www.twitter.com/Mayor119 (note: you don’t have to have a twitter account, simply read the updates on the page…it’s that easy).

The basic schedule of events today will be as follows:

9 a.m. – State of the Kings with Dean Lombardi, Ron Hextall, Jeff Solomon and Terry Murray – hosted by Daryl Evans (location: covered NHL rink)

10 a.m. – Kings Rookie Camp practice

* (break) head to Hollywood Park to lay a few bills on Aces Mark, for a story on the horse click here
1:30 p.m. – The Life of a King with Jay Wells, Marty McSorley and Luc Robitaille

3:30 p.m. – Winning Ways with Ryan Smyth, Justin Williams, Jarret Stoll and Rob Scuderi

4 p.m. – Kings Rookie Camp practice

During the down time, be sure to read up on the many interviews we’ve posted over the last few weeks featuring Kings prospects… click the links below to read:

Kyle Clifford
Corey Elkins
JF Berube
Colten Teubert

Plus, comments from two OHL General Managers on their players that were drafted / signed by the Kings:

GM Dave Torrie of Soo Greyhounds (his thoughts on Jake Muzzin, Andrew Campbell, Jordan Nolan and Justin Azevedo)

GM Brian Kilrea of the Ottawa 67s (his thoughts on Tyler Toffoli)

Of course, we’ll have full reports up after the event.  For now, get the quick updates on twitter at www.twitter.com/Mayor119

The Mayor

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