Darryl Sutter talks Kings 4-3 OT win vs Sharks

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LA coach Darryl Sutter following the Kings 4-3 OT win vs the visiting San Jose Sharks…
On tonight being an impressive win:
“You know what, we’re playing the best team in the league. The best part for me was the fact that they scored a few seconds in and we were able to come right back.”
On the [...]

More post-game notes from Kings-Sharks locker rooms

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More from the locker rooms at Staples Center following Wednesday’s 4-3 OT win by Los Angeles…
- Justin Williams on the biggest thing to work on for Nashville: “Consistency. We won here on home ice. Home ice has got to be a hard place for teams to come here and play. We need to keep pace [...]

Instant Quotes: Williams and Thornton on Kings-Sharks OT game

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Justin Williams on if there was a different intensity tonight because it was a division game:
“It’s a different type of intensity because they’ve established themselves as the best team int he Western Conference so far this season. We needed a come from behind win, and we got it. It took us 64 minutes, but eventually [...]

AUDIO: Guest spot on Sportsnet Radio – talking Sharks at Kings

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Prior to tonight’s San Jose Sharks vs LA Kings game at Staples Center, I once again joined the guys on Sportsnet 960 in Calgary for a game preview. During the guest spot we discussed the recent play of Jonathan Quick, Drew Doughty, Anze Kopitar, Matt Frattin, Robyn Regehr, Dustin Brown, physical battles, 2013 NHL Playoffs, [...]

Sharks coach on rivalry with Kings, Quick, Carter and Richards

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Following the Sharks’ morning skate at Staples Center on Wednesday, here’s what San Jose coach Todd McLellan had to share on a myriad of topics…
On Marty Havlat returning:
“Marty is playing his first game of the season. He hasn’t had an exhibition season. For Marty to be effective on our team environment, you have to play [...]

Logan Couture – Kings v Sharks pre-game thoughts

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Pre-game thoughts from Logan Couture following the Sharks morning skate in LA on Wednesday…
On the difficulty of playing at Staples Center:
“They play hard in their building. They come out fast, they come out hard. The fans are loud, they’re into it. It’s a tough environment to come into. But hopefully we can change it [...]

Joe Thornton on Sharks struggles in LA and roster depth

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Sharks captain Joe Thornton shared some thoughts following his team’s pre-game stake on Wednesday, in advance of facing the Kings…
On why it’s difficult to play at Staples Center:
“They play hard. Doesn’t matter where they play, to be honest with you. They’re just a real competitive team. Goal tender right out to Kopitar. They play solid, [...]

AUDIO: Guest spot on TSN Radio – talking Coyotes at Kings

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As part of tonight’s coverage of the Kings-Coyotes game in Phoenix, I once again joined Matthew Ross and the guys on TSN radio in Montreal for some Western Conference hockey discussion. During the guest spot we discussed a laundry list of topics, including – Darryl Sutter, Jonathan Quick vs Ben Scrivens vs Jonathan Bernier, line [...]

Instant Quotes: Kings and Coyotes talk 3-1 Phoenix win

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Comments from both locker rooms following the Coyotes 3-1 win over the Kings in Phoenix on Tuesday night…
- Coach Dave Tippett on the overall game: “There were lots of shots at the net but I thought we just competed harder defensively. We were harder in front of our net, we just competed like we were [...]

LA Kings Prospects – early season progress reports

The following article is part of a continuing series this season, where MayorsManor correspondent David Hofreiter provides commentary on prospects playing in the Canadian-based major junior leagues and US-based college hockey programs. He’ll usually spend time tracking a player, then offer some opinions and observations based on a single game or multiple games, depending on [...]