2013 DevCamp Preview: Seven questions with Nick Ebert

Nick Ebert is a prospect on the rise. Mark it down and take note.
As mentioned when we kicked off this year’s Development Camp Preview series, there will be at least two spots up for grabs in our next edition of the Kings Top Ten Prospect Rankings. Tyler Toffoli and Jake Muzzin both made the jump [...]

2013 DevCamp Preview: Seven questions with JF Berube

We’ve already heard from several defensemen and forwards who are attending this week’s Kings Development Camp in Los Angeles. But, let’s not forget the goalies.
Along with center Nic Dowd, both products of the 2009 NHL Draft, JF Berube is returning for his fifth camp.
However, two years ago he wasn’t able to participate in full drills because [...]

2013 DevCamp Preview: Seven questions with Jonny Brodzinski

When you score 22 goals as a freshman, fifth best in the country, it’s hard not to get noticed. NHL scouts tend to sit up and take notice. So, St. Cloud State’s Jonny Brodzinski had a good feeling heading into this year’s NHL Draft.  However, being selected by the Kings in the fifth round was [...]

2013 DevCamp Preview: Seven questions with Nic Dowd

When the St. Cloud State Huskies made their first-ever appearance at the NCAA’s Frozen Four in April, they did it with two of Dean Lombardi’s recent draft picks – forward Nic Dowd (2009) and defenseman Kevin Gravel (2010).  Little did anybody know at the time though, the Kings would later select Dowd’s linemate, freshman Jonny Brodzinski, at last month’s NHL Draft.
All three [...]

2013 DevCamp Preview: Seven questions with Kevin Gravel

With dozens of Kings prospects descending upon LA this week, we recently began our annual Development Camp Preview series. Things kicked off this time around with a pair of prospects selected at last month’s draft in New Jersey. Both guys – forward Justin Auger and defenseman Zac Leslie – had been teammates with the Guelph [...]

2013 DevCamp Preview: Seven questions with Zac Leslie

This article kicks off our annual Development Camp Preview series, where we help you get to know many of  the Kings prospects heading to town. A final roster for next week’s event was posted here yesterday, featuring over two dozen players – including the top two rated prospects in the LA organization, Tanner Pearson and Tyler [...]

Updated: LA Kings Development Camp Roster – July 2013

Earlier this week we posted a preliminary roster for the Kings’ upcoming Development Camp and it was pretty much dead on with today’s official release – with one notable exception, Tyler Toffoli is coming.
The list also confirms what MayorsManor first reported in May, the Kings were planning on signing 2010 draft pick Maxim Kitsyn right [...]

Preliminary info for LA Kings 2013 Development Camp

Official information has yet to be released on the Kings annual Development Camp. However, MayorsManor has confirmed prospects are scheduled to arrive in Los Angeles this coming weekend and it appears camp will run July 8-12 (give or take a day).
With that in mind, we wanted to get started on a preliminary roster. Again, this [...]

Notes on three additional Kings picks at Sunday’s NHL Draft

In addition to the players we’ve already posted profiles on, the LA Kings made three additional selections at the NHL Draft on Sunday…
FIFTH ROUND: Goalie Patrik Bartosak (146th overall)
- He was the WHL Goalie of the Year this season playing for the Red Deer Rebels of the WHL. In 55 games, the 20-year-old native of [...]

Third time’s the charm for Kings 5th rd pick, Jonny Brodzinski

In 2010 LA Kings GM Dean Lombardi used his fifth round pick to select defenseman Kevin Gravel, who was coming out of the USHL and headed to St. Cloud State University in the fall.
The year prior, LA’s GM had used a seventh round pick to nab forward Nic Dowd, who was headed to the USHL [...]