Rookie Seth Jones talks Kings prospects and life in Nashville

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Rookie Seth Jones was in town this weekend, but it wasn’t his first trip to Los Angeles. In fact, his trip to Staples Center on Saturday wasn’t even the first time the 19-year old defenseman had been inside the arena.
“I was actually in LA with my agency’s training camp a few times and I was [...]

Instant Quotes: Kings and Preds talk Nashville’s 4-3 win in LA

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Post-game quotes from both locker rooms following the Nashville Predators 4-3 win over the LA Kings on Saturday night…
- Coach Darryl Sutter on Tyler Toffoli: “I give him credit, those kids had a long day yesterday, they didn’t get out until 10:30 last night and didn’t get here until midnight, so I thought he had [...]

Rich Clune has some serious opinions on Dustin Brown being a predator

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To properly set the stage for our conversation with Nashville Predators forward Rich Clune, some people may need a quick refresher on what’s gone down recently. In a nutshell, former NHL defenseman Garry Galley went on Hockey Night in Canada radio and listed a group of eight players – whom he called ‘the Crazy Eights.’ [...]

Barry Trotz on Kings-Preds roster changes prior to game in LA

On Rich Clune, who will return to the line-up for Nashville: 
“Clune has actually played quite well, it’s just the number of forwards we have, we’ve been struggling a little bit offensively. So then we’re considering putting more offensive guys in there. As a junior, he scored as a junior, and he has good poise and [...]

Fill In The Blank: Feedback from back-to-back wins by Kings

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It’s time for more input from the readers.
For the first time since December 2008, the Kings played back-to-back home games on Monday and Tuesday.
The first contest featured a boring 40 minutes, where the Kings were limited to just six shots on goal, but began the third period with a 1-0 lead. Then came an offensive explosion [...]

Kings forward Jeff Carter – ‘I’m here to put the puck in the net’

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Jeff Carter continues to lead the Kings in goals after recording a natural hat-trick on Monday night vs. Nashville. In his career, the 6-foot-4 forward now has 10 goals in 14 career games against the Predators. After his big night, here’s what he had to say back in the locker room…
- On it being hard [...]

Predators coach critical after loss to Kings, expecting changes

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Comments from Nashville coach Barry Trotz following the Predators 5-1 loss to the Kings on Monday night…
- On going 0-3-0 on the road trip: “It’s sort of been a trip from hell, this trip. We’ve given up two power play goals every game. We haven’t been able to generate enough offensively, and from that standpoint. [...]

What will Sutter say? Comments after 5-1 win over Preds

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Comments from coach Darryl Sutter’s post-game presser, following Kings 5-1 win over the Predators…
- On the difference tonight versus the previous two match-ups with Nashville: “I didn’t think there was much difference actually. Two games prior, a power play goal was the only goal we scored. Tonight we scored two. Last game we lost 2-1 [...]

MayorsManor First Goal Contest: Game 20 – Preds at Kings

Relax, don’t be freaked out by the Ontario Reign logo over there on the left side. You landed on the right spot, this article is about the Kings game tonight – and how you can win a pair of Reign tickets.
There’s no doubt the Predators are a stingy team. In two games between LA and [...]

Word Association: Kings players share thoughts on Predators

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Over the weekend we posted multiple Word Association articles regarding the Vancouver Canucks.  First was the usual pre-game article with several Kings players (including Dustin Brown, Alec Martinez and Justin Williams).  We may have even found out more than we bargained for during that round – especially about Roberto Luonogo.
Then, later in the afternoon, coach [...]