Lombardi on Sekera Trade, Pearson, Clifford, and Voynov

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Following the Kings trade with Carolina earlier today, GM Dean Lombardi hosted a conference call with local media. In typical fashion, he had plenty to say on a myriad of topics. In earlier portions already posted (with links below), he explained in detail what’s been going through his mind over the past month and how […]

Lombardi on if Kings Have More Plans Before the Deadline

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Following the Kings trade with Carolina earlier today, GM Dean Lombardi hosted a conference call with local media. Here is part two of what he had to share…
On if the Kings are done or still might make other trades before the deadline:
“I have to be honest with you. I don’t see a lot. Knock on […]

Dean Lombardi – “Lesser Men Would Have Folded”

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Following the Kings trade with Carolina earlier today (broken down  here, including a detailed look at the price they paid), GM Dean Lombardi hosted a conference call with local media. Per the norm, there was a tremendous amount of content, so here is the first of a three-part article…
Lombardi on what he likes about how […]

ENCORE: MayorsManor Podcast with Tony Granato

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In honor of Tony Granato’s pre-game ceremony tonight in Los Angeles, where he will be recognized via the Kings’ Legends Nights series, we proudly present an encore presentation of his appearance on MayorsManor Live, originally recorded in February 2011.
When evaluating a trade in sports years down the line if you’d still make the same trade […]

Stadium Series: Darryl Sutter Postgame Quotes

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Quotes from Los Angeles coach Darryl Sutter following the Kings 2-1 win over the Sharks on Saturday night at Levi’s Stadium…
Q. Darryl, just before we get to the game, just some thoughts on the conditions of the ice, and the atmosphere?
COACH SUTTER: I thought it was really, really good. Like really fortunate. For our organization […]

Stadium Series Practice: Kings Coach Darryl Sutter Quotes

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Quotes from Los Angeles Kings coach Darryl Sutter following the team’s evening practice at Levi’s Stadium, in advance of the 2015 NHL Stadium Series game vs. the San Jose Sharks…
Q.Is there anything you learned from last year’s game at Dodger Stadium, how d-men need to close gaps or maybe the puck doesn’t travel as fast?
DARRYL […]

Stadium Series Practice: Sharks Coach Todd McLellan Quotes

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Quotes from San Jose Sharks coach Todd McLellan following the team’s afternoon practice at Levi’s Stadium, in advance of the 2015 NHL Stadium Series game vs. the Los Angeles Kings…
Question: how is it out there, is it practice or just skating?
TODD MCLELLAN: I think we had three objectives. One was to come and experience the […]

FREE REPLAY: WCB on NHL Radio – Trades, Weber, Nicholls, More

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John Hoven and Jonathan Davis brought some more of their West Coast bias to NHL Network Radio on Sunday, February 15, 2015. In the free replay below, the Two Man Advantage crew caught up with Nashville’s Pete Weber to break down the big trade between the Predators and Maple Leafs; spoke with former NHL sniper […]

More with Melrose: On Voynov, Vegas, and Vegetables

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In part one of our chat with Barry Melrose, he spoke at length about many of the key players who made up the LA Kings roster on his 1993 Stanley Cup Final team. Now, via questions from other media members, he touches on a myriad of additional topics, both historical and relevant to the future […]

Barry Melrose Evaluates Players from his 1993 Kings Roster

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Few other players or coaches spent such little time with the Los Angeles Kings and made such a lasting impression. Hired out of the Detroit Red Wings minor league system, Barry Melrose arrived to coach hockey at the Forum in 1992. Few had heard of him, although everybody knew his biggest star. With Wayne Gretzky […]