Coach Stothers on Monarchs ECF Sweep, Advancing to Calder Cup

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The Manchester Monarchs aren’t about to leave town quietly. Although this is the last year of their AHL existence in the Northeast, the Kings’ top minor league affiliate is making a strong statement for their longtime supporters. Like a freight train gaining momentum, after starting slow in the first round, they just completed a sweep […]

Monarchs Take 3-0 Lead in ECF, Coach Stothers Quotes

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The Manchester Monarchs are now one win away from going to the Calder Cup Finals for the first time in franchise history. After their 5-3 victory in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals, coach Mike Stothers spoke with MayorsManor…
On his overall impression of the victory:
“Glad we got a win on the road, but still […]

Monarchs Win ECF GM2: Video Highlights and Coach Stothers Comments

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The Manchester Monarchs scored five straight goals against the Hartford Wolf Pack in route to a 7-4 victory in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals.  After the game Monarchs’ head coach Mike Stothers shared the following…
On the first two games. This game not so close versus yesterday.
Well I still think this one was […]

Reign Shutout Americans, Take 3-1 Series Lead: Coach Jason Christie Quotes


After a Game 4 victory, which pushed their series lead to 3-1, coach Jason Christie met with the media and shared the following…
On allowing only one goal in the last three games:
I don’t think that’s a big deal. Yeah, we’ve only given up a goal, but they’ve had some chances. It’s your goaltender coming up […]

ECF Game 1: Coach Stothers on Monarchs Win

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Coach Mike Stothers after the Manchester Monarchs 3-2 win in Game 1 of the AHL Eastern Conference Final…
What are you reactions after a hard fought game?
It’s alright. I think both teams will play better next game. I think we showed signs of a team that hasn’t played in a while, and actually, I think they […]

WCF Game 1: Ducks and Blackhawks talk Anaheim’s 4-1 Win

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An early goal from Hampus Lindholm gave the Ducks a 1-0 lead in the first period and they went on to earn a 4-1 victory over the visiting Chicago Blackhawks in Game 1 of the Western Conference Final. Anaheim defensemen continue to lead all other blueline groups in the NHL’s post-season, having now recorded 32 […]

Stothers and Mersch talk Monarchs Advancing to East Final

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True to his pre-series prediction, Adrian Kempe found the back of the net in the Monarchs second round series vs. the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins. However, he didn’t beat Michael Mersch to the punch, as his fellow rookie notched a shorthanded goal in Game 4. Regardless, Kempe, the Kings first round draft pick last June, put Manchester […]

Coach Stothers Postgame Quotes After Monarchs Game 2 Win


We will have our usual analysis and game highlights article posted later. Jordan Weal’s postgame quotes were already posted here following his two goal performance in the Monarchs 5-2 victory over the visiting Penguins in Game 2. Below is what Manchester coach Mike Stothers after his team secured a 2-0 series lead with their victory on […]

Game 2 Quotes: Ontario Reign Beat The Grizzles, Take 2-0 Series Lead


Matt White’s hat trick lead the Ontario Reign attack in a 6-2 victory over the Utah Grizzles on Monday night, afterwards Head Coach Jason Christie shared the following…
On being all smiles after being up 2-0:
“No, it was a tough game to play there. It was chippy and it’s tough because it’s the east coast hockey […]

Quick Quotes after Ducks def Flames in Game 2

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Following Anaheim’s 3-0 win over the Calgary Flames in Game 2, which also served as Ducks goaltender Frederik Anderson’s first career shutout, here is what was being said in both locker rooms…
Ryan Kesler on winning in any fashion:
“We knew we’d get their best push, and I thought we generated a lot in the first. They came back […]