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MayorsManor.com was founded by John Hoven and has been named Best Sports Blog in Los Angeles by LA Weekly and Hockey Blog of the Year by Yahoo Sports. Hoven and the staff provide comprehensive LA Kings coverage, from prospects in the pipeline through the NHL.

TSN RADIO REPLAY: Hoven Reviews Kings Draft, Prospects, and Free Agency Plans

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Enjoy a free replay of John Hoven on TSN Radio, where he joined host Kevin Olszewski to review what the Kings did at the recent NHL Draft, their salary cap situation, notes on some top prospects, and the team’s plans for free agency.
NOTE: These two articles were referenced during the conversation:
Anatomy of a […]

NHL RADIO REPLAY: Mayor’s Minutes – Maatta Trade, LA Kings Draft, Free Agency Preview

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Enjoy a free replay of this week’s Mayor’s Minutes on NHL Network Radio, where John Hoven joined host Jim ‘Boomer’ Gordon to look at what the LA Kings have planned for the upcoming NHL Draft and Free Agency, as well some notes on their recent trade for defenseman Olli Maatta.
During the conversation, there was […]

Kings Of the Podcast: Ep. Q16 with Mark Yannetti, LA Kings Director of Amateur Scouting

We’re not going to need a big introduction for this episode, on an all new Kings of the Podcast we’re joined by Mark Yannetti.
Topics discussed:
– In-depth look at the process of scouting
– Receipts for Mike Futa’s past appearance
– Being punched in the face at Ducks Training Camp
– Christian Ruutu
– Russian players
– So many laughable moments […]

Kings Of the Podcast: Ep. Q15 with Mike Hammer of Violent Gentlemen

Kings of the Podcast has returned for another new episode. This time around, the guys are joined by Mike Hammer of Violent Gentlemen.
Topics discussed:
– Quarantine life
– Trevor Lewis and Kyle Clifford going to Free Agency
– Bobby Ryan to LA
– Matt Luff contract update
– Stanley Cup Final: Dallas Stars vs. Tampa Bay Lightning
– Corey Perry, Joe […]

SPORTSNET REPLAY: Hoven Shares Stanley Cup Final, Conn Smythe Thoughts

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Enjoy a free replay of John Hoven on Sportsnet Radio in Toronto, where he joined hosts Roger Lajoie and Josh Goldberg to share some thoughts on the Stanley Cup Final between the Dallas Stars and Tampa Bay Lightning, plus a little Conn Smythe Trophy talk.
Today’s radio segment can be heard using the […]

Kings Of the Podcast: Ep. Q14 with John Wroblewski, Ontario Reign Head Coach

Another day, time for another Kings of the Podcast. In this episode, John Wroblewski — new head coach of the Ontario Reign — stops by to discuss joining the LA Kings organization and what the future may bring.
Topics discussed:
– The hiring proces
– Background notes leading up to the interview
– Scouting notes on Mikey Anderson, Cole […]

Kings Of the Podcast: Ep. Q13 with Anze Kopitar

As quarantine continues to roll along, so does Kings of the Podcast. In this episode, LA Kings captain Anze Kopitar stops by for his second appearance on the show to help the guys celebrate their one-year anniversary.
Topics discussed on this episode:
– Summer vacation in Slovenia
– Kopitar’s thoughts on Adrian Kempe and Gabe Vilardi
– […]

NHL RADIO REPLAY: Mayor’s Minutes – Kings Roster Outlook and Needs

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Enjoy a free replay of this week’s Mayor’s Minutes on NHL Network Radio, where John Hoven joined host Jim ‘Boomer’ Gordon to look at several key roster decisions facing the LA Kings heading into next season. Among the names mentioned were Gabriel Vilardi, Arthur Kaliyev Martin Frk, Carl Grundstrom, Trevor Moore, Jaret Anderson-Dolan, Matt […]

TSN REPLAY: Hoven Offers Game 7 Predictions and Outlook for Conference Finals

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Enjoy a free replay of John Hoven on TSN Radio, where he jumped on to preview a few Game 7s featuring:
Philadelphia Flyers v New York Islanders
Dallas Stars v Colorado Avalanche
Vegas Golden Knights v Vancouver Canucks
Today’s radio segment can be heard using the player below or download any previous appearances for free on the MayorsManor […]

Kings Of the Podcast: Ep. Q12 with Bob Miller

For a franchise linked to several iconic Hockey Hall of Famers — including Wayne Gretzky, Luc Robitaille, and Marcel Dionne — perhaps there is nobody more connected to the LA Kings brand than Bob Miller.
Topics discussed on this Kings of the Podcast episode:
– What Bob and Judy have been up to
– Mashup: Word Association vs. […]