AHL: San Diego Gulls Hire Eakins as Coach; Has ‘Fire Burning to Get Back’

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The San Diego Gulls announced Friday that Dallas Eakins will be the team’s head coach for the inaugural 2015-2016 season.
Eakins, 48, last coached the Edmonton Oilers to the beginning of the 2014-2015 season but was fired last December after a string of losses. Prior to that Eakins was a member of the Maple Leafs organization […]

Monarchs Take 3-0 Lead in ECF, Coach Stothers Quotes

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The Manchester Monarchs are now one win away from going to the Calder Cup Finals for the first time in franchise history. After their 5-3 victory in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals, coach Mike Stothers spoke with MayorsManor…
On his overall impression of the victory:
“Glad we got a win on the road, but still […]

Reign Shutout Americans, Take 3-1 Series Lead: Coach Jason Christie Quotes

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After a Game 4 victory, which pushed their series lead to 3-1, coach Jason Christie met with the media and shared the following…
On allowing only one goal in the last three games:
I don’t think that’s a big deal. Yeah, we’ve only given up a goal, but they’ve had some chances. It’s your goaltender coming up […]

ECF Game 1: Coach Stothers on Monarchs Win

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Coach Mike Stothers after the Manchester Monarchs 3-2 win in Game 1 of the AHL Eastern Conference Final…
What are you reactions after a hard fought game?
It’s alright. I think both teams will play better next game. I think we showed signs of a team that hasn’t played in a while, and actually, I think they […]

Coach Jason Christie After Reign Win Game 7

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Quick quotes from Ontario Reign Coach Jason Christie following the team’s 4-2 win over Colorado in Game 7 on Tuesday night…
On Game 7 following a similar script as Game 6:
“We kind of gave up that first one there.  I thought we started a little better though, but as the game went on, the second period, […]

Ontario Reign Coach Stops by to Preview Game 7

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It doesn’t matter if you’re a fan, a player, a coach – or whatever – it simply doesn’t get any better than a Game 7 during the playoffs. Tonight, for only the second time in franchise history, the Ontario Reign will be tested in such a situation, when they take on the visiting Colorado Eagles in the […]

ENCORE: Kings Asst Davis Payne on MayorsManor Live

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During the NHL lockout in late 2012, several of the Kings players and prospects joined us weekly on MayorsManor Live. Additionally, assistant coach Davis Payne, who had recently been brought in to replace Jamie Kompon, made a highly entertaining appearance on the show.
In the spirit of Throwback Thursday, we now proudly present an encore […]

In The Room: Kings and Stars talk 2-0 Dallas shutout

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With 27 saves on an equal number of shots, goaltender Kari Lehtonen earned a 2-0 shutout victory over the Kings in Los Angeles on Thursday night. Following the game, here is what was being said in both locker rooms:
Coach Darryl Sutter on assesing the game:
“I thought we fought hard, but couldn’t come up with a […]

Puck Probability: Odds for Stars at Kings, November 13

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Tonight’s matchup between the visiting Stars and host Kings should be an interesting one for at least two intriguing reasons. First, this is the second of three meetings between the two teams in less than 20 days. Why they need to complete their entire three-game season series in the same month is one of the […]

Morning Skate Report: Ducks talk first look at Kings this season

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In advance of tonight’s matchup with the visiting Kings, in what will be their first face to face contest since LA defeated Anaheim in the playoffs last season, here is what several of the Ducks players and coach Bruce Boudreau were saying at the morning skate…
Coach Bruce Boudreau on updates re: the condition of Perry […]