Why Jagr makes more sense than Iginla for the Kings

Jarome Iginla vs Jaromir Jagr MayorsManor Kings

If there’s one thing you’ve probably learned about MayorsManor through the years it’s that we don’t waste much time on trade rumors. Such articles are great for driving traffic to a website, but they’re also a maddening exercise that usually bears very little fruit. Instead, we prefer to deal with real stories, not hypothetical ones.
Occasionally though, there [...]

Ray Whitney explains what’s wrong with the NHL today

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A conversation with Ray Whitney is always a treat because he’s honest – brutally honest.  The Dallas Stars’ forward has appeared on MayorsManor numerous times through the years and he never fails to disappoint, the guy brings it each and every time.   After the perennial Kings Killer scored the second goal of last night’s game at Staples Center, he was still raring [...]

Jaromir Jagr and the Stars talk 2-0 win over the Kings

Flash quotes from the Dallas Stars locker room after their 2-0 win over the LA Kings on Thursday night…
- Brenden Morrow on the overall game: “A lot lies on our goaltender’s shoulders, he was big for us. Special teams, they got a great power play, threw a lot of pucks at the net, and he [...]

What will Sutter say? Comments after Kings 2-0 loss to Stars

Following the Kings 2-0 loss to the Dallas Stars, here’s what coach Darryl Sutter had to share…
- On if the Kings ran into a hot goaltender: “No, we didn’t cash in. We got shut out so you can say he was hot, but we didn’t cash in. We had lots of opportunities and didn’t quite [...]

MayorsManor First Goal Contest: Game 30 – Stars at Kings

It’s all part of that crazy NHL schedule this year.  No rest for the wicked.  Another day, another game.  In this case, Game 30 for the Kings, as they’ll take on the visiting Dallas Stars… and most of you know the drill by now, correctly guess who scores the first goal and you could win a [...]

Stars’ Ray Whitney on Darryl Sutter coached teams

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Coming off back-to-back wins over the Phoenix Coyotes on Tuesday night, LA bench boss Darryl Sutter didn’t mince words when asked about the Kings’ next opponent.
“Dallas kicked our ass here last time,” said the always quotable coach.
True, and the Stars were without forward – and known Kings Killer – Ray Whitney at the time.
He broke his foot just [...]

Stars’ Brenden Morrow on what it means to play the Kings

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Stars captain Brenden Morrow has been a thorn in the side of the Kings since entering the league in 1999.  He had four points in his first three games against Los Angeles (two goals, two assists) and he’s never really slowed down.
When the teams last met on March 7, he even had the game-winning goal - bringing his [...]

Stars coach on Doughty’s hit and what it took to beat the Kings

With the Stars 5-2 win over the Kings on Thursday night they’ve now defeated their division rival 103 times total – their most victories against any NHL franchise.
Here’s what their head coach and a few players had to say following the game…
- Coach Glen Gulutzan on the overall game: “Thought we played a decent game, [...]

Comments from Kings locker room after 5-2 loss to the Stars

On Thursday night the Kings lost to the visiting Dallas Stars by a final score of 5-2. It was also the first regulation loss for the Kings at home since Opening Day January 19 vs. Chicago, leaving their home record at 7-2-1 now at Staples Center.
Here are various comments from the Kings locker room following [...]

Dallas defensemen weigh in on the Kings intimidating size

At the Dallas Stars’ morning skate today we had a chance to chat with two defensemen at opposite ends of their familiarity with the LA Kings. Alex Goligoski has seen them just 10 times over his six years in the NHL, with half of that spent in Pittsburgh. Trevor Daley, on the other hand, was drafted by [...]