Comeback artists at it again, Ducks storm Oilers in third

After a brief slump in the middle of the season, the Anaheim Ducks have come storming back of late to solidify their top spot in the Pacific Division. A comeback win against the visiting Winnipeg Jets on Monday – named one of the biggest comebacks in franchise history – all but assured them of finishing [...]

Mayor’s Minutes on NHL Radio: Kings, Sharks, Muzzin, Martinez, Dowd

On this week’s edition of Mayor’s Minutes on NHL Radio with Boomer Gordon we looked ahead to the likely playoff match-up between the Kings and Sharks. Plus we talked about the play of Jake Muzzin, Alec Martinez emerging from the dog house, Anze Kopitar getting Selke Trophy consideration, the addition of Marian Gaborik, Jonathan Quick, [...]

Ducks talk incredible comeback, defeating the Jets at Honda Center

After trailing through two periods, the Ducks came storming back to beat the Jets 5-4 in overtime Monday night in Anaheim. Following what the team was calling their biggest comeback in franchise history, here’s what was being said in both locker rooms – including quotes from Ryan Getzlaf, Stephane Robidas, Mark Stuart, and both coaches…
Stephane [...]

Sharks take first place from Ducks, Perry and Burns break it down

After the Sharks beat the Ducks 3-2 in San Jose on Thursday night, here’s what was being said in both locker rooms – including quotes from Brent Burns, Corey Perry and both coaches…
Sharks Head Coach Todd McLellan on his team’s play:
“They were good, they rose to the occasion. They knew what was at stake and [...]

Alexander Ovechkin on new linemates, plus the coaches

Late last night we posted some pretty funny comments from Capitals forward Dustin Penner following Washington’s 3-2 win in Anaheim. Now, here are some additional locker room quotes collected from Alexander Ovechkin, John Carlson, the debuting Stephane Robidas, and both coaches…
Ovechkin on the overall game:
“That was a huge game. We prepared for it and we [...]

Penner returns to the OC, shares his plans for Doughty

Earlier in the day on Tuesday, we heard from two of Dustin Penner’s former Ducks teammates – who, naturally, had plenty to say about the big left wing. Then, following the night cap in Anaheim, Washington’s newest player checked in with MayorsManor, fresh off the Capital’s 3-2 win at the Honda Center. Here’s what he [...]

Ducks players prepared for ‘fatty’ Dustin Penner tonight

Back at the NHL Trade Deadline the Ducks traded Dustin Penner. Nobody saw it coming, including the two-time Stanley Cup winning left wing. Sure, after starting the season out pretty hot, his point totals had cooled a bit in 2014 – but they don’t call him Playoff Penner for nothing. Now a member of the [...]

Mayor’s Minutes on NHL Radio: Brown, Kopitar, Sharks and Ducks

On this week’s edition of Mayor’s Minutes on NHL Radio with Boomer Gordon we spent the majority of our time talking about the LA Kings – including what’s up with Dustin Brown lately, Anze Kopitar trophy consideration, how Marian Gaborik fits into the big picture and more. Plus, we hit on the Anaheim Ducks, the [...]

Breaking down the Kings’ trades on TSN Radio

On Tuesday night, just hours after the NHL Trade Deadline, I was once again back on TSN Radio with Jason Strudwick. He asked me to break down the Kings trades – including the acquisition of Marian Gabroik and the loss of both Hudson Fasching and Nick Deslauriers. Plus we looked at what the San Jose [...]

Mayor’s Minutes on NHL Radio: Trade Talk – Tuesday, March 4

Earlier today I was back on NHL Radio with Boomer for another segment of Mayor’s Minutes. Of course, the conversation wan dominated by trade talk, as the NHL Deadline is quickly approaches. After spending some time on the LA Kings, we also looked at the latest trade rumors involving the Anaheim Ducks, Dallas Stars, Phoenix [...]