Summer Check-In: Five Questions with Arthur Kaliyev

A healthy percentage of our readers come to MayorsManor for inside information and coverage of the LA Kings prospects. To that end, astute readers likely were well aware of Arthur Kaliyev long before the Kings selected him at the NHL Draft this past June. After all, we were already talking about a Kaliyev-Kings connection as […]

Summer Check-In: Five Questions with Akil Thomas

Kings prospect Akil Thomas loves to play hockey, he doesn’t care where or when. He just wants to be on the ice, contributing to his team.
Even with his busy summer schedule drawing to a close, exactly which jersey he’s supposed to wear next is more of an ongoing question rather than one with a definitive […]

Understanding NHL Prospect Rules is a Sport in Itself

At times, hockey can feel like a riddle wrapped up in an enigma – especially when it comes to understanding rules related to where a team’s prospects can play and why.
Generally speaking, football is the easiest of pro sports to understand when it comes to roster eligibility. Nearly all players come up through the college […]

Summer Check-In: Five Questions with Tobias Bjornfot

Stop reading this.
No, seriously. Stop reading this right now.
Close your eyes, take a deep breath. Even do yourself a favor – take one more deep breath just for good measure.
We know the struggle is real, but hockey is almost here. It’s nearly that time again.
With the NHL Rookie Faceoff event in Irvine just a few […]

Kings Dev Camp: Who is the One Invitee to Watch Closely Tonight?

Every summer, one of the more intriguing aspects of Kings Development Camp is the short list of players who are invited to attend camp, but aren’t actually property of the team. Typically, these players fall into three categories – undrafted players who are committed to attend college the following season, players who are there as […]

Kings 2019 Dev Camp Preview: Five Questions with Akil Thomas

For the three players we chose to profile in this year’s Dev Camp Preview series, we tried to be as diverse as possible. Things began with goaltender Jacob Ingham, a late round draft pick by the Kings. Then, we chatted with defenseman Sean Durzi, who was coming off of winning the OHL Championship a few […]

LA Kings Select Lukas Parik No. 87 – What You Need to Know

Well, if you read any of our Draft Prediction articles heading into this weekend, the Kings goaltender selection in Round 3 should not have been a surprise. With the No. 87 pick, Los Angeles selected Czech netminder Lukas Parik.
Here’s some info you need to know:
Early Notes

Congrats to Czech goalie Lukas Parik on being drafted #87 […]

LA Kings Select Samuel Fagemo No. 50 – What You Need to Know

Los Angeles made one of their classic moves up the draft board to snag a second pick in Round 2. After already taking Arthur Kaliyev at No. 33, with the No. 50 selection at the 2019 NHL Draft the Kings selected European forward Samuel Fagemo.
We’ll post updates in this article throughout the morning.
For now, here’s […]

LA Kings Select Arthur Kaliyev No. 33 – What You Need to Know

With the No. 33 selection in the second round of the 2019 NHL Draft the Los Angeles Kings selected OHL forward Arthur Kaliyev.
So, two forwards and one defenseman in their first three picks. Sounds about right.
Early notes:

Fun fact on #LAKings 2nd round pick Arthur Kaliyev: he’s the 5th youngest player eligible in the draft this […]

DAY TWO: LA Kings Predictions for Draft Rounds 2-7

With picks No. 5 and 22 in the books, now all of the Kings attention turns to pick NO. 33 and then rounds three and four, where the have multiple selections.
As of last night:

Have confirmed, phone lines are open. Kings very open to trading down from 33.
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And here https://t.co/1sPytTl2sq
More in the morning. […]