NHL Awards – selections submitted for 2013 regular season honors

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Beginning Monday, the NHL will start to announce the nominees for the 2013 Regular Season Awards, beginning with the three Calder Trophy candidates. This comes on the heals of having members of the Professional Hockey Writers Association (myself included) submit our nominees in various categories just before the playoffs began. We were asked to provide [...]

Darryl Sutter talks disputed goals, Doughty, home-ice, etc

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With only four games remaining on their 48-game, lockout shortened season, the Kings were looking for their first victory at home against the Stars this year.  More importantly though, they were hoping to pick up two big points on Sunday night and inch closer to securing home-ice advantage for the first round of the playoffs.
It [...]

Dallas Stars say game in LA was crazy, weird and they let it slip away

Following the Stars 4-3 overtime loss to the Kings on Sunday, here’s what was being said in the Dallas locker room…
- Alex Goligoski on what he liked/disliked about the game: “Work ethic was there as it has been for awhile now, so it was good to see. Obviously points are huge right now. We battle [...]

Dustin Brown on Trevor Lewis, momentum swings and 4-3 OT win

Brown vs Stars April 2013

Following the Kings 4-3 overtime win over the visiting Dallas Stars, here’s what team captain Dustin Brown had to share…
- On the overall game: “Giving up a two-goal lead and then falling behind and being able to come back and win is a good response by our group. The second goal against, I’m still confused. And [...]

MayorsManor First Goal Contest: Game 45 – Stars at Kings

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The Dallas Stars almost seem like a villain in a horror movie – just when you thought they were dead and gone, they pop back up to show you they’re still alive and causing havoc. Thought to be out of the playoff race just a few weeks ago, the Stars have won six of their [...]

Stars coach happy to return the ‘spanking’ they received from Kings

Following the Stars 5-1 win over the visiting Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday, here’s what Dallas coach Glen Gulutzan had to share at his post-game presser…
- On the two penalty kills in the second period giving them a lift: “We talked about that between the second and third. We gotta get some juice out of [...]

Jordan Nolan not blaming Quick for Kings’ loss in Dallas

Following the Kings 5-1 loss in Dallas on Tuesday, here’s what forward Jordan Nolan had to share on Kings Live…
- On the overall game: “We came out okay to start the game. An okay first, and okay second. And in third they were a lot hungrier than us. They were just more determined, and we [...]

MayorsManor First Goal Contest: Game 40 – Kings at Stars

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For the third time in 11 games the Kings will meet up with the Stars tonight in Dallas.
However, it’s close to being the end of an era.  This will be the second to last meeting between the two clubs while they’re still in the same division.  Beginning next year, with realignment, they won’t see each [...]

Dallas Stars coach melts down after loss to LA Kings with incredible quotes

Doughty Kings at Stars Mar31 2013 MayorsManor

Following a 3-2 loss to the visiting LA Kings on Sunday night, here’s what Dallas Stars coach Glen Gulutzan had to share (audio here)…
- On what the Kings did differently to beat them this time: “You know, they didn’t do much different. They just amped up their work load, and we didn’t respond at all. Like I [...]

What will Sutter say? Classic comments after 3-2 win in Dallas

Sutter Say Kings

Following the Kings 3-2 win over the Dallas Stars, here’s what coach Darryl Sutter had to share…
- On Brad Richardson: “Gave us some energy and some speed…He and I have a good relationship and I feel bad not playing him. He’s a guy who can play anywhere in your line-up and it’s been hard for him.”
- [...]