10 Tidbits on the Home Opener

Last night the Kings opened their home schedule with a 3-1 win over the Atlanta Thrashers.
It was the first time the two teams had met since Friday the 13th, last November. The Kings were as unlucky as you can get that night…or they were just really, really bad…losing to the Thrashers 7-0, their worst loss [...]

Five Kings Players Slash-ed

Prior to the Kings taking the ice tonight against the Atlanta Thrashers, the National Anthem will be performed by legendary rock guitarist Slash.
Below we take a look at five Kings players and their corresponding Slash songs.
Watch This – a song taken from his latest release (a cd simply titled Slash), could easily be a song [...]

Kings lead the Atlanta Thrashers

Later tonight, head coach Terry Murray hopes his Kings are leading the Thrashers early and often.
Away from the scoreboard, the Kings have been leading the Thrashers from day one.
In their 11-year existence, Atlanta has had seven captains – including three former Kings.
At the time Kelly Buchberger was named their first captain, he had yet to play in [...]

High / Low – Game Two with Jim Fox

Kings’ Analyst Jim Fox was in the booth for both of the team’s games this weekend north of the border.
Yesterday he stopped by MayorsManor with his thoughts on the Canucks game. Fortunately, after a big win on opening night there was little to criticize.
Now, following the first loss of the season to the Flames on [...]

High / Low – Game One with Jim Fox

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Jim Fox was a frequent visitor to MayorsManor last year and was kind enough to provide his thoughts after the Kings big win in Vancouver last night.
Foxy appeared to be extremely frustrated [...]

Predictions for the 2010-11 NHL Season! What if….

They say it’s best to go out on a high note. John Elway did it. Very few others have.
In my case, some probably think I should stay away from predictions from this point forward.
Prior to the puck dropping on last season, I perfectly called the Kings finishing in sixth place (link is here for [...]

Rob Blake joining the NHL Front Office?

Following up on our Season Preview article that posted earlier today, Pierre LeBrun (of ESPN) had some additional news to share…
It looks like former Kings defenseman, Rob Blake, may soon be joining the NHL’s front office.
All indications were pointing to him possibly taking a job with the San Jose Sharks now that he’s retired. However, [...]

Season Preview w/ Pierre LeBrun of ESPN / HNIC

So, you think you love the Kings?
Well, if you live in LA, you’re thinking too small.
Pierre LeBrun is taking his admiration all across the U.S. and Canada via outlets like ESPN and the CBC’s Hockey Night in Canada.
The veteran hockey journalist has some serious love for the Kings this season and he’s not shy about [...]

Season Preview w/ NHL Insider Kevin Allen

It’s safe to say that Kevin Allen knows a thing or two about hockey. He’s been covering the sport since the early 80’s – including nearly 25 years for USA Today – and is a featured guest each week on NHL Home Ice (radio and television), as one of their NHL Insiders.
Today, he brings his [...]

Season Preview with Kelly Hrudey of HNIC

Continuing with our season previews this week, we visit with another returning guest from last year – former NHL goaltender and long time LA Kings fan favorite, Kelly Hrudey.
Fans here probably remember him best as the blue bandana wearing goalie from the ’93 Stanley Cup Finals. Yet, north of the border he’s been a [...]