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

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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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FREE REPLAY: The Mayor on TSN Radio with Stanley Cup preview

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Enjoy the free replay of John Hoven on TSN Radio in Edmonton with former NHL player Jason Strudwick – they discussed the Kings defeating the Blackhawks in the Western Conference Final, looked ahead to the Stanley Cup Final vs. the Rangers, plus talked about Drew Doughty, Alex Martinez, Slava Voynov, Anze Kopitar, Darryl [...]

MayorsMinutes on NHL Radio: Kings advance to Stanley Cup Final

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Enjoy the free replay of today’s Mayor’s Minutes from NHL Network Radio with Boomer Gordon – where they reviewed the Kings Gave 7 overtime win vs. the Chicago Blackhawks and looked ahead to the upcoming Stanley Cup Final between the Kings and New York Rangers. Among the topics discussed include the Kings’ leading Conn Smythe [...]

VIDEO: Handshake line after Kings-Hawks Game 7

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Handshake like after the Kings defeated the Blackhawks in Game 7 of the 2014 Western Conference Final…

IMPORTANT NOTE: We broke it all down on NHL Network Radio after the game with a slew of top shelf guests. Check it out here.
Plus, post-game comments from both sides are up here:
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Kings players talk Game 7 win in Chicago

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Comments from the LA Kings players after their Game 7 win in Chicago…
Q. Can you describe the winning goal.
MARTINEZ: I think it started in our own end. Greener had a big breakout to Willie here. Skated in. Got around the net. Saw me at the point. I just tried to get the shot through. Fortunately [...]

Game 7 post-game – coach Q on loss to Kings

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Comments from Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville after Chicago’s Game 7 loss to the LA Kings…
Q. All the leads you had throughout this game, was it what they were doing, what you weren’t doing?
QUENNEVILLE: No, they made plays. They scored two quick goals on us. Getting that third one certainly put us in a good spot. [...]

Sunday with Sutter – pregame quotes

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Sunday morning, in advance of Game 7 vs. the host Chicago Blackhawks, Kings coach Darryl Sutter shared the following…
Q. Is part of bouncing back and being resilient the ability to put the soft ones or the bad ones behind you and keep going?
SUTTER: Just looking at last game for the most part. We bounced back [...]

Sunday: Coach Q morning skate quotes

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Comments from Blachkawks coach Joel Quenneville in advance of Game 7 vs. the Kings…
Q. Heading into Game 5, Brandon Saad said, We need to relax. Are you kind of sensing that same vibe, that confidence, that optimism?
QUENNEVILLE: We want the same approach. I thought Game 5 we came into the game knowing we had a [...]

NHL Radio: Hoven and Davis on where Kings and Hawks go from here

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Following Game 6 of the Western Conference Final in Los Angeles, John Hoven and Jonathan Davis of West Coast Bias joined the crew from Ice Cap on NHL Network Radio to break down what took place on Friday night and look ahead to Sunday’s Game 7.
NOTE: The mention of our pre-game chat, [...]

Blackhawks coach Q on pressure of Game 7 vs LA

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Saturday afternoon quotes from Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville…
Q. On pressure.
QUENNEVILLE: I don’t look at it as pressure. I think it’s been fun. We’ve been in a real interesting situation the last two games. As series progress, and as in-series progress as well, the games get tougher and faster and more important.  I thought as the [...]