Word Association: Five Kings take on five Red Wings

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Several LA Kings players said they didn’t have redemption on their minds when playing the Anaheim Ducks on Monday, despite a 7-4 loss at the Honda Center earlier in the season being perhaps their low point of the year.
What does that have to do with tonight, you ask?  Well, a recent last second loss in Detroit has been […]

Fill In The Blank: Game 10 Feedback – Kings at Red Wings

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It’s time for more input from the readers.
Yesterday in Detroit, the Kings outshot the Red Wings 47-31.  They outhit them 25-24.  And they even controlled 58% of the faceoffs.  Still, after battling back from a 2-0 deficit to tie the game in the final minute of regulation, they lost with just 4.5 seconds on the clock. […]

Video highlights – all the goals from Red Wings 3-2 win over LA

Highlights from the Kings 3-2 loss to the Red Wings…
Pavel Datsyuk makes in 1-0 Detroit:

Damien Brunner puts the home team up 2-0:

With less than a minute to play in the first period, Anze Kopitar gets LA on the board:

Then, with less than a minute remaining in regulation, Alec Martinez ties the game:

But, with 4.5 seconds […]

MayorsManor First Goal Contest: Game 10 – Kings at Red Wings

Out of respect for our readers we’re posting this contest much sooner than usual because – well, we know that a game starting at 9:30am PST on a Sunday might be tough enough as it is.
The Kings were shutout in their last game on Thursday, so nothing has changed with the Kings’ key stats. Jeff Carter still leads […]

Hockeytown Preview – Kings at Red Wings

Courtesy of the Detroit Red Wings, here’s Hockeytown TV’s preview of the Kings v Red Wings…

This will be the Kings’ first time back in Detroit since a game last March when they gave away three different leads to lose the game. It was a night many in the organization look back on now and say […]

Is Drew Doughty committed enough to win the Norris Trophy?

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You may have read this line somewhere before…
Drew Doughty, future Norris Trophy winner.
That’s what was being thrown around when the Kings used the second overall pick at the 2008 NHL Draft to take the London, Ontario native.
Things started off on the right foot too, as he made the team the following October at just 18 years […]

MayorsManor Lockout Radio with NHL legend Mike Modano

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In 2009 Mike Modano made his first appearance on MayorsManor.  It was an in-depth look back his career, from being drafted in the first round by Minnesota to winning a Stanley Cup in Dallas, from his international success with Team USA to being dropped on his head by some EMTs and he even reflected on breaking a […]

Kevin Westgarth on NHL’s toughest, best and most underrated players

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Yesterday, NHLPA executive and former player Mathieu Schneider joined Kings forward Kevin Westgarth and St. Louis Blues captain David Backes for an AMA (Ask Me Anything) session on Reddit. Fans were invited to submit their questions on any topic and the trio would take turns answering. You can see all the entries here […]

NHL Prospect Profile – Jon Davis with Red Wings’ Landon Ferraro

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Jonathan Davis is back today with another guest column for MayorsManor. Davis, a 20-year veteran of sports and entertainment writing and producing, recently caught up with Landon Ferraro, son of former LA King forward Ray Ferraro. The chip off the ol’ block played his junior hockey in the WHL (Red Deer Rebels and Everett Silvertips) […]

Luc Robitaille on playing for the Red Wings and Kings alumni

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Recently, it was announced that Kings’ President Luc Robitaille would be a participant in the 2012 Maple Leafs vs. Red Wings Alumni Showdown on December 31 at Comerica Park, as part of the 2013 Winter Classic festivities. Yes, he’ll be wearing a Detroit jersey again – alongside notable Wings’ alum Chris Chelios, Kris Draper, Larry Murphy, […]