Pre-Game 5 – Doughty looking to feed Voynov’s hot stick

Morning comments from Kings defenseman Drew Doughty…

Additional notes and quotes from the 2013 Western Conference Final can be found at the links below. We’ll also have morning comments from the LA Kings up in the next hour.
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No morning skate? No problem. Kings captain Dustin Brown and defenseman Drew Doughty still offered up some thoughts heading into Game 1 with the Blackhawks…
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MayorsManor Live Radio – Western Conf Final preview with Hrudey and Bernstein

Kelly Hrudey makes another trip onto the MayorsManor radio show today. In the past, he’s talked about not wanting to cry during his speech at Staples Center, his kids, the honest words Dean Lombardi gave him near the end of his career, his favorite memories of LA and much more. So, you just never know [...]

Wednesday conference call – full Drew Doughty quotes

Although the Kings players were given a much deserved day off today, three guys were made available for a media conference call. We’ve already posted full comments from Dustin Penner and Mike Richards. Now, here’s what Drew Doughty had to share…
On how he is feeling today:
“Yeah, it’s huge to get this couple days here in [...]

Shedding some light on Matt Greene’s little known nickname

Defenseman Matt Greene is many things.
On the ice he’s a warrior. In the Kings’ locker room he’s a leader. Away from the rink he can be a bit sarcastic.
He can also be witty, funny…and even boring, by his own admission.
And he’s a bit secretive too.
We’ve had hundreds of conversations with him over the last few years, both [...]

For once, Drew Doughty’s teammates come to his rescue

Earlier this week, Sharks forward Logan Couture took some good-natured shots at his friend Drew Doughty.
It wasn’t that surprising either, considering he’s often the butt of jokes by roommate Trevor Lewis, former defensive partner Willie Mitchell and several other teammates. And, Couture was referencing Doughty’s supposed love of the Toronto Blue Jays – something we tested [...]

Drew Doughty – ‘It’s getting old for all of us’

Quick comments from Drew Doughty following morning skate earlier today…
On watching hockey with Trevor Lewis yesterday:
“It’s tough to not watch hockey playoffs. It’s fun to watch. We don’t watch much hockey in the regular season, but when playoff hockey comes around- any playoff sport I love to watch. Whether is baseball, basketball, I love it. Besides [...]

Joe Thornton on LA Kings’ changes

Conversation with Sharks captain Joe Thornton following the team’s morning skate earlier today…
On the Kings regular season versus post season:
“Yeah they’re a lot tougher during the post-season at home. For whatever reason, they just come out strong, and play hard for 60 minutes.
On why he is playing such a good game:
“You just got to really [...]

Logan Couture calls out Drew Doughty

Longtime friends, Drew Doughty and Logan Couture have tried to put their relationship on the back-burner ever since it was known the Sharks and Kings would meet in the second round.  Obviously, this isn’t the first time they’ve faced each other on the ice, let alone in the playoffs.  However, the pressure on both is ramped [...]

Game 4 morning skate: Doughty on Quick – ‘He was pretty pissed off’

Following the Kings’ morning skate in San Jose earlier today, here’s what Drew Doughty had to share…

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