Puck Probability: Odds for Kings at Flyers, October 28

Simmonds Flyers

It’s the game that everybody on both sides – from players to fans to management – circles on their calendars when the NHL schedule comes out, Kings vs. Flyers. Building on the in-depth preview posted earlier, we’re back with some all new tidbits related to tonight’s action. Per the norm, we’ll provide notes on a [...]

FREE REPLAY: The Mayor’s Kings-Flyers Preview on Sportsnet

Carter Richards Cup

Enjoy a free replay of “The Mayor” John Hoven on Sportsnet Radio in Canada, as they preview Tuesday’s Kings-Flyers matchup. Among the topics discussed were Mike Richards, Jeff Carter, Jonathan Quick, Slava Voynov, Tyler Toffoli, Tanner Pearson, coach Darryl Sutter, Anze Kopitar’s injury, and much more.
You can listen using the audio player below or access/download [...]

Things You May Not Know: Flyers-Kings edition

Carter Harvick

Anze Kopitar was aboard the Kings morning flight to Philadelphia, but it remains to be seen if he will play on Tuesday night vs. the Flyers. Until then, we have a few tidbits that will make you sound smart when talking to the person next to you – regardless of if that’s in the stands, [...]

West Coast Bias with Eric Stephens – talking Kings, Ducks, trades, Hall of Fame

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Guest Eric Stephens joined us on West Coast Bias for the October 19, 2014 show on NHL Network Radio.
We covered the Kings defeat of the visiting Minnesota Wild, the San Jose Sharks loss to the New York Rangers, as well as the Anaheim Ducks shutout over the St. Louis Blues. Among the other issues debated [...]

West Coast Bias: Saturday, October 12 with Dennis Bernstein

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Guest Dennis Bernstein joined West Coast Bias on NHL Network Radio for the Saturday, October 11, 2014 show to help break down the day’s 15 games. It was one of the rare times all 30 NHL teams were in action. Among the topics discussed were drama surrounding the Toronto Maple Leafs, an ‘eyes-closed’ goal in the [...]

NHL Season Predictions: Who Wins in 2014-15 and Why

Quick by Zampelli

Summer is officially over. Final NHL rosters have been submitted to the league, preseason games are no more, and now comes the time when the puck is dropped and the real goodness begins. Before you settle in for the 82-game season though, here is how MayorsManor thinks the standings will shake out over the next six months:
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Kings to interview top candidate for Machester head coach

Lombardi Blake Kings MayorsManor

So the Kings won the Stanley Cup, and everybody went on vacation, right?
Not so fast.
As if the organization doesn’t have enough on its plate of late – like getting new long-term contracts done for Matt Greene and Marian Gaborik – there is at least one other pressing item heating up on what should be an [...]

MayorsManor: Thoughts on the 2014 NHL Awards Nominees

Last year, through the Professional Hockey Writers Association, I was honored to be part of the voting body responsible for most of the major NHL Awards. Following the end of the lockout shortened season, I posted my selections, as submitted, with brief comments. The article was well received, so I thought I’d offer my thoughts [...]

West Coast Bias on NHL Radio with Brad Schlossman

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Guest Brad Schlossman joined us for the March 23, 2014 edition of West Coast Bias on NHL Network Radio to discuss the just announced brackets for the 16-team NCAA hockey playoffs.
In addition, Jonathan Davis and I reviewed all the action from around the NHL and debated which teams are peaking at the right time, as [...]

West Coast Bias on NHL Radio with Kouleas and Bernstein

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Guests Steve Kouleas and Dennis Bernstein joined us for the February 9, 2014 edition of West Coast Bias on NHL Network Radio.
No NHL hockey? No problem. Despite the league being shutdown for the Olympic break, Jonathan Davis and I took to the airwaves for another edition of the show. During the two hour episode we [...]