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 [...]

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

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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.”
- [...]

Why Jagr makes more sense than Iginla for the Kings

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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 [...]

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, [...]