Here is a free replay of the “The Mayor” John Hoven talking LA Kings on Top Shelf with Jimmy Murphy this week. During the spot on NHL Network Radio, they discussed GM Dean Lombardi’s status in the NHL, Anze Kopitar, Marian Gaborik, Tyler Toffoli, Mike Richards, Brayden McNabb, Andy Andreoff, Darryl Sutter, and much [...]
How to properly select players at the NHL Draft can easily become an endless debate. Should a team draft by position? Draft the best available player? Is size important? Dozens of other questions can enter the discussion, many without clear answers. At least one thing is clear though, evaluating a team’s success or failure at [...]
Following up on our one-on-one conversation with Kings GM Dean Lombardi yesterday, where he offered some thoughts on his sit down meeting with Drew Doughty after Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final, now we get the defense man’s side of things…
On the distractions a couple of years ago:
“I guess distractions last time were trying [...]
In Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final, New York Rangers Chris Kreider caught Kings defenseman Drew Doughty in the face with the butt-end of his stick. Obviously, Doughty wasn’t happy about it. However, the way he responded to teammate Jeff Carter on the bench was even more a concern for GM Dean Lombardi.
Thus, the [...]
Comments from Kings players Drew Doughty and Justin Williams on Tuesday afternoon at MSG…
Q. Drew, can you talk about Dustin Brown, what you think of him as the captain, what comes to mind for you? Talk about playing against a guy internationally, as well.
DOUGHTY: Browny is a great leader, a great captain. He does a [...]
As part of the NHL’s Stanley Cup Final Media Day in Los Angeles, here are comments from Kings defensemen Drew Doughty and Jake Muzzin…
MEDIA DAY: Comments from Dean Lombardi and Darryl Sutter
MEDIA DAY: Comments from Rangers coach and GM
MEDIA DAY: Interviews with Pearson, Carter, and Toffoli
Note to webmasters/reporters: When recapping [...]
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 [...]
LA Kings players Mike Richards, Jarret Stoll, and Drew Doughty grade their playoff skills in six serious categories…
Also, here is Doughty (and coach Darryl Sutter) with more thoughts on the fight with Joe Thornton.
Cabbie also went to Stoll’s house to hang out with friends a few years ago. Watch here.
Kings defenseman did just about everything he set out to accomplish in Game 6, including being a big part of his team’s offense. However, when all was said and doen, LA let another third period lead slip away and the Blackhawks tied the series. Following the loss on home ice, Doughty wasn’t rattled one bit [...]