Penner in a reflective mood after Kings 5-2 win over the Ducks

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The road of Dustin Penner’s life has rarely been straight ahead. Instead, it’s often been filled with hairpin turns and is more like driving without a map – maybe even blindfolded.
He was an undrafted player who has gone on to win a pair of Stanley Cups with two different teams.
Even so, you still never know what to expect.
Thus, his explanation for playing [...]

Quotes from Anaheim Ducks locker room after 5-2 loss in LA

Let’s take a quick lap around the Anaheim Ducks locker room and get some post-game thoughts following their 5-2 loss to the Kings at Staples Center on Monday night…
– Saku Koivu on the overall game: “On Brown’s goal. It was a wrist shot that hit the bar and went it. The third one trickled in. [...]

Doughty talks hit on Beauchemin, impact of Nolan’s fight with Souray

Thoughts from Drew Doughty after the Kings 5-2 win over the Ducks…
– On the overall game: “This one feels big, it’s a division game, a team that’s in second place in our conference and a team that we want to eventually catch so to get two points especially in regulation and have a third strong [...]

What will Sutter say? Thoughts after Kings 5-2 win vs Ducks

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The Kings had another dominate night in the faceoff circle, winning 63% at the dot. Although Anaheim had more shots (26-25), hits (36-29) and blocked shots (19-10), there was one other key category where LA came out on top – goals. With a final score of 5-2 they extracted a little revenge for the stinker [...]

Jonathan Quick says redemption wasn’t on his mind vs Ducks

Thoughts from Jonathan Quick after the Kings 5-2 win over the Ducks…
– On the difference between tonight and the last game vs. Anaheim: “I thought we played better tonight obviously. They’re a great team. What’s challenging about them is they have the big skill guys. They’re heavy, they’re very heavy guys. They make it tough [...]

MayorsManor First Goal Contest: Game 17 – Ducks at Kings

Later tonight at Staples Center the Kings and Ducks will meet up for the second time this season. Last time was a wild affair, where Jonathan Bernier was thrust into action, replacing Jonathan Quick early in the first period.  LA went on to lose that game by a final score of 7-4 and also dropped two [...]

Ian Laperriere on Megan Fox, today’s concussions and the Kings

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Following his Appreciation Ceremony on the ice, former Kings forward Ian Laperriere met with the media to talk about his health, his family, dancing with Megan Fox, going to the Oscars, Luc Robitaille, concussions in today’s NHL, memories of his time in Los Angeles, his teammates, the future and much more.

If you missed the pre-game ceremony, click here to [...]

Highlights and notes from Manch – Kozun continues to stay red hot

LA Kings prospect Brandon Kozun now has five multi-point games in his last six games. Check out the highlights from Sunday’s game between the Manchester Monarchs and Portland Pirates:

Game report provided by the Monarchs, LA Kings AHL affiliate…
PORTLAND, ME – The Manchester Monarchs earned five-of-six points on the weekend but could not grab the sixth [...]

Fill In the Blank: Game 16 – Kings down the Avalanche

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It’s time for more input from the readers.
Prior to Saturday afternoon’s match-up between the Kings and Avalanche, LA coach Darryl Sutter said he thought his team plays just fine while the sun is still out – despite a history over the last few years that suggested otherwise. Well, once again, he was right. Not only [...]

Highlights and notes from Manch – Toffoli and Yellow Horn lead the way

Game report provided by the Monarchs, LA Kings AHL affiliate…
BRIDGEPORT, CT – The Manchester Monarchs overcame a one-goal deficit twice before defeating the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, 3-2, on the first ever You Can Play game at Webster Bank Arena on Saturday night.
Manchester (24-24-2-3) is in fourth place in the Atlantic Division with 53 points. Bridgeport [...]