‘Oh October, where have you gone,’ is likely something Darryl Sutter often wonders. Back in the opening month of the season his Kings had the hottest line in hockey, with the trio of Tanner Pearson-Jeff Carter-Tyler Toffoli racking up 35 points in the first 11 games. Overall, the team has been a bit of a mystery most nights, […]
Like the Blackhawks game last Saturday, several Kings players and fans circled tonight’s matchup on the calendar when the 2014-15 NHL schedule was released, as this is generally considered a benchmark game. Interestingly, neither club has played up to their full potential thus far.
Regardless, we’re always here to help. And with that in mind, we […]
When the 2014-15 NHL schedule was released, this was one of the games fans and players instantly circled. We can’t promise their first game since overtime in Game 7 of last year’s Western Conference Final will live up to the excitement from that entire series, but we can all certainly hope.
Exactly what will go down […]
With Willie Mitchell back in town, it seemed like the perfect time to break out something our readers are always asking for. Even though Florida’s morning skate was optional for their players today, to the surprise of nobody, Mitchell was not only out on the ice, but was one of the last players off it, as well. Soon after, he […]
After giving Martin Jones the start in net last night in Pittsburgh, Kings coach Darryl Sutter is expected to go back to his ace, Jonathan Quick, against Detroit. The former Conn Smythe winner is just 3-7-1 in 11 career games played at Joe Louis Arena and will also be looking to get his first road […]
With the start of a new season earlier this week, we also launched a new series here on MayorsManor where we share the odds of various things that may occur in a given game. Along with the five odds we supply regarding the Los Angeles Kings, we’re welcoming guest contributors from other markets. For the […]
Frozen Fury has once again come and gone. In the 2014 edition of the preseason classic, the LA Kings lost out to the visiting Colorado Avalanche 3-2 in a shootout. Tyler Toffoli had a pair of goals in regulation, but wasn’t used in the skills contest that concluded the on-ice action.
We know what you […]
Last summer, Dean Lombardi and his staff spent hours, days, and weeks-on-end agonizing over the salary cap. How were they going to get certain people re-signed, fit everybody under the cap, and make it all work without damaging their future wiggle room? In the end, Lombardi and Jeff Solomon, his key right hand in these […]
Comments from LA Kings forwards Jeff Carter and Kyle Clifford during media availability on Thursday afternoon…
Q. Jeff, what is the big difference between this team and the team that won the Cup?
CARTER: Not a lot. I mean, we made it a little more difficult on ourselves this year. We’ve had to really dig down and […]
As part of the NHL’s Stanley Cup Final Media Day in Los Angeles, here are comments from Kings forwards Kyle Clifford, Mike Richards, and Trevor Lewis…
Kings goalie Jonathan Quick does Media Day in LA
MEDIA DAY: Comments from Dean Lombardi and Darryl Sutter
MEDIA DAY: Interviews with Pearson, Carter, and Toffoli
MEDIA DAY: Interviews with Drew Doughty […]