EXCLUSIVE: Jarret Stoll postgame comments after 2-1 loss

LA Kings center Jarret Stoll couldn’t deliver one of his patented shootout goals and the Kings fell to the Colorado Avalanche 2-1.

For the night, Stoll had two shots on goal, four hits and one blocked shot in 18:12 of total ice time.

After the game he shared the following comments…

On when he was clipped in the face with a high stick late in overtime – “It’s just one of those plays. We have to bury that on the power play. We have to bare down. We have to make good passes, flat hard passes – at that point, the ice isn’t very good at that stage of the period. You have those big moments in games at key times, and that was definitely one of them. We had a 4-on-3 for over a minute. That’s the game right there.

On only taking three faceoffs in the first period – “Yeah, it was an odd period. That had that four minute penalty and then it was 4-on-4 right away. Some periods you just don’t get many draws. I don’t know, it’s weird. That was definitely one of those periods where I wish I had more.”

On Colorado’s overall pressure – “They were waiting, but they’re smart. They work hard, they still battle. You can tell they’re a very well coached team. They think out there and they’re a fast team out there. They get on you and when they sense a turnover or sense a bad pass, they’re right there pressing up. They’re a tough team to play. They’re well balanced up front with hard working guys and their D are steady. They’re playing well right now and they’re missing, arguably, their best player in Matt Duchene.

More post game notes and quotes coming up.

The Mayor
www.twitter.com/MayorNHL
www.facebook.com/MayorsManor

RELATED ARTICLES:

Stoll and Doughty talk about the ‘love tap’ goal celebration from last week

Matt Greene’s New Year’s Resolutions for his LA Kings teammates

Shop MMAOverload.com Today!

Recent Articles

MM-shield-1400x1400

FREE REPLAY: Davis on NHL Radio, update following Kings practice

Follow @westcoasthky Here is a free replay of Jonathan Davis on the Power Play via NHL Network Radio earlier today. He updates listeners on the Slava Voynov discussion at Kings’ practice, Jake Muzzin’s injury status, rookie Brayden McNabb, Mike Richards, Anze Kopitar, Tanner Pearson, Tyler Toffoli, and more. Give it a listen using the player [...]

LoVerde Kings NHL by Zampelli

Kings Options on Defense with Voynov Out

Although this should hardly need a preface, we’ll provide one anyway. We are more concerned about the well-being of all parties involved in today’s events than we are about the sport of hockey at the moment. Naturally, we wish nothing but the best outcome for all involved – and that means their health and safety [...]

Quick-Kings-NHL

The Mayor on NHL Radio: Voynov, Quick, Kings, Ducks, etc.

Enjoy the free replay below of “The Mayor” John Hoven guesting on Top Shelf Radio with Jimmy Murphy. In the segment that aired earlier today on NHL Network Radio, they discussed Slava Voynov’s arrest, Jonathan Quick vs. Frederik Andersen, Tyler Toffoli, Tanner Pearson, the Anaheim Ducks, and more. To listen, you can use the player [...]

Major News Items

Manchester Monarchs MayorsManor Kings by Blake Gumprecht

MAJOR NEWS: Kings Preparing To Move Top Prospects To SoCal

Note to webmasters/reporters: When recapping news or interviews from this site please remember to include a link to www.MayorsManor.com Follow @mayorNHL In a story that MayorsManor has been chasing for the … [Read More...]

More Prospect News