VIDEO: King, Kopitar, Doughty pre-game interviews

It looks like the Kings won’t be making any line-up changes tonight for game two of their second round series with St. Louis. Later today, we’ll post details on the First Goal Game – where you can win a signed Dustin Brown puck. For now, here’s what some of the players were saying following morning skate…

DWIGHT KING:

JARRET STOLL:

DREW DOUGHTY:

ANZE KOPITAR:

If you missed this weekend’s MayorsManor show, you should absolutely check out the free replay here. We covered the Blues vs Kings match-up from every possible angle and had a slew of guests on to help us – names like Luc Robitaille, Rob Blake, Ian Laperriere, Ted Irvine, Bob Miller, Helene Elliott, Dave Joseph, Dennis Bernstein, etc. Luc told us which Kings bottom six player he thinks is going to pot a goal in one of the first two games in STL. Blake gave his opinion on if Sean O’Donnell should have put that beating on Geoff Courtnall back in the ’98 playoff series. Lappy boldly predicted which team will win and in how many games. Plus, Irvine compared each team to a popular pro wrestler and threatened to beat coach Hitchcock in an arm wrestling match! I also offered my picks for all of the second round contests in the NHL. It’s a can’t miss show, so be sure to check it out.

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