Photos from Brown’s second game in Zurich – punch, point, snow

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Earlier today, Dustin Brown suited up with the ZSC Lions for the second time and the first of back-to-back games he’ll play in Switzerland this weekend.  The match-up took place in Zurich vs Geneve-Servette and featured the top two teams in the league.  Things were tied 1-1 with six minutes remaining in regulation – then the real fun began.
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Mike Richards confused by Bettman’s request for two week recess

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After last week’s charity hockey game at the Kings training facility, forward Jarret Stoll told us he was ‘depressed’ following a phone call earlier that day with the NHLPA. Today, his Stanley Cup winning teammate, Mike Richards used words like ‘frustrating’ and ‘confusing when talking with NHL Network Radio host Gord Stellick about Commissioner Gary Bettman’s request to [...]

Prospect Nikolay Prokhorkin headed back to Russia – or is he?

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“Just when they think they have the answers, I change the questions!” – Roddy Piper, circa 1985.
Whoever writes those great Russian spy novels needs to start documenting the ongoing case of Nikolay Prokhorkin. Selected by the Kings in the fourth round of the 2012 NHL Draft, his story is one of intrigue, mystery, disagreements, confusion [...]

Photos and recap – Ontario Reign post 8 goals on SF Bulls

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A fast start followed by a continual onslaught of offense propelled the Ontario Reign to their sixth straight win Wednesday night, an 8-1 drubbing of the expansion San Francisco Bulls.
Right wing Dan DaSilva opened the scoring just 6:26 into the first period, giving the Reign an [...]

MayorsManor Live Radio with Patrick O’Neal of Fox Sports

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For more than a decade now Patrick O’Neal has been a fixture with Fox Sports television and over the past several seasons he’s become as synonymous with the Dodgers and Kings as the game broadcasts themselves.  From pre-game to post-game – and even in-game updates – O’Neal is constantly popping up on the screen with [...]

VIDEO: Mike Richards plays outdoor hockey with fans in Winnipeg

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After putting out a tweet yesterday afternoon – reading: ‘Whoever’s up for a street hockey game, meet me on top of the parking garage at the Forks at 4PM. Need the best in Winnipeg for my team.’ – Kings center Mike Richards hooked up with Winnipeg Jets captain Andrew Ladd and a few hundred hardcore hockey [...]

Brad Richardson punks Trevor Lewis – not once, but twice

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When six members of the LA Kings Stanley Cup team attended a USC football game back in September it turned out to be the gift that just keeps on giving.
Several of the guys shown in the above picture have come on the MayorsManor show to share some of their experiences from that day – including [...]

Pics, video and comments from Dustin Brown’s Zurich debut

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LA Kings captain Dustin Brown made his debut in the Swiss League earlier today. Before leaving for Zurich last Wednesday he told us it was time to play some more competitive hockey – rather than just continuing to practice in LA during the ongoing NHL lockout.
Upon arriving in Switzerland late last week, he immediately remarked to the media waiting [...]

MayorsManor Live Radio with Helene Elliott of the LA Times

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Although it’s commonplace today, there was a time not that long ago when female reports weren’t allowed in the locker rooms of major sports teams in North America. In fact, when Helene Elliott started covering the action, it wasn’t uncommon for her to be completely shut out of post-game interviews.
Despite the myriad of challenges and [...]

Exclusive Photos: Jonathan Quick practices with Manchester Monarchs

After initial reports had him leaving for Manchester early last week, LA Kings goalie Jonathan Quick stuck around for a few more days. Last Wednesday we tweeted a photo of him working out in Ontario, wearing a Reign jersey. Then, on Friday night, he was one of the assistant coaches for a charity game played [...]