POLL: Which Kings 50th Anniversary Jersey Design Do You Prefer?

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Late last month we broke news of a special gray jersey being planned by the Los Angeles Kings for next year, their 50th season in the NHL. While multiple sources provided us information about the design of the new sweater, several small details are still being finalized. And although we’ve been led to believe the […]

San Diego Gulls Sweep San Jose Barracuda with OT Victory

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The San Diego Gulls were looking to sweep a home-and-home series against the San Jose Barracuda after taking the first game in Northern California 5-0. In the end, overtime was needed to determine a winner on Teddy Bear Toss Night, benefiting Rady’s Children’s Hospital.
A sloppy first period by the Gulls kept them scoreless through four […]

Kings 2015-16 Early Season Prospect Rankings: No. 2, Mersch

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We know you want it, so here we are – one step closer to announcing the name of who sits at No. 1 on our LA Kings Top 10 Prospects list. First, we have to start with No. 2, and he is a player many of you have been asking quite a bit about over […]

Kings 2015-16 Early Season Prospect Rankings: No. 3, 4, and 5

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After a drawn out process that has lasted much longer than we originally anticipated (and, yes, we apologize and thank you for your patience), we are inching closer to wrapping up our early season look at the LA Kings Top 10 Prospects.
As noted previously, these bi-annual rankings provide some of the most popular content […]

What You Need to Know About Michael Mersch’s Game

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MayorsManor has confirmed: #LAKings have called up @mikemersch25 (Mike Mersch) from @ontarioreign. Had 12 goals in 19 AHL games this season.
— The Mayor John Hoven (@mayorNHL) December 9, 2015
Dating back to last season, Michael Mersch has scored 36 goals in his last 52 games.
With a dizzying array of feints and jukes, the newest King always […]

The Truth About Jamie McBain

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The Los Angeles Kings have gone 27-11-5 with Jamie McBain in the lineup over the last two seasons. Without him? At 27-24-11, they’re barely a .500 team.
The Kings just win with McBain, right?
In much the same way, perhaps it was defenseman Randy Jones who pushed the 2010-11 Kings into the postseason. LA went 28-14-6 with […]

Kings Prospect Tracker: Report for Week Ending Nov. 29, 2015

DAVOS, 27DEZ13 - Nikolai Prokhorkin vom ZSKA Moskau jubelt nach dem Fuehrungstreffer zum 3:2 gegen Rochester Americans. Impression vom 87. Spengler Cup Davos, dem traditionsreichen Eishockey-Turnier, am 27. Dezember 2013 in Davos.



Impression of the icehockey match between CSKA Moskau and Rochester Americans during the 87th Spengler Cup ice hockey tournament in Davos, Switzerland, December 27, 2013.



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Below are brief updates on all LA Kings non-AHL prospects, meaning guys playing in the three Canadian junior leagues (WHL, OHL, and QMJHL), plus college, ECHL, and overseas:
MIKE AMADIO: Forward, North Bay Battalion (3rd round pick in 2014, OHL)

15 goals, 20 assists, plus-11, 14 PIM in 24 games played
North Bay played one away and two […]

Kempe Scores, But Gulls Hand Reign First Regulation Loss at Home

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After dropping a close contest in San Diego Friday night, the Ontario Reign fell again to the Anaheim Ducks farm club on Saturday night, this time 3-1.
Adrian Kempe, one of the Kings top prospects at forward, netted his seventh marker of the season in the third period, but it wasn’t enough to spark a […]

UPDATED: LA Kings Planning Trio of Fun for 50th NHL Season

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For the 2016-17 NHL season, in what will mark their 50th year in the league, the Los Angeles Kings are planning a myriad of special events.
Over the past few months, multiple sources have confirmed the following to MayorsManor:
– As we have previously reported, with NHL expansion on the horizon, next season is expected to be […]

SD Gulls Drop Sixth Straight; Stars Win 5-3 and Campbell Recalled

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The San Diego Gulls returned home Wednesday night looking to break a five-game losing streak, facing off against the Texas Stars. Unfortunately, the team could not shake the troubles from their recent four-game road trip, as bad turnovers and sloppy defense eventually led to their sixth straight loss.
Despite coming out and playing a strong first […]