Kings Of The Podcast: Ep. Q30 with Arash Markazi

It’s Thanksgiving week and here at Kings of the Podcast we are equal parts thankful and giving. Because we appreciate our loyal listeners, KOTP is here to give you a pre-holiday episode featuring Arash Markazi.
Among the topics discussed:
– LA Kings prospects tidbits (Turcotte, Byfield, Thomas, Andersson, etc.)
– Latest news on the NHL opening training camps […]

Kings Of The Podcast: Ep. Q28 with LA Prospect Brock Faber

While the world awaits what the NHL plans to do with training camps and an official start to the 2020-21 season, college hockey is back! Thursday night marks the kickoff for Big 10 Hockey, and features No. 11 ranked University of Minnesota hosting No. 10 Penn State.
Better yet, on the eve of that big game, […]

Kings Of The Podcast: Ep. Q25 with Alex Turcotte

Despite most people being deep in quarantine at this point, Kings of the Podcast continues to roll along. Fresh on the heels of Alex Iafallo last week, we’re back with one of LA’s top-rated prospects – Alex Turcotte.
Among the topics discussed:
– Comparables to building a successful baseball vs. hockey team
– Turcotte coming home from Germany
– […]

Kings Of The Podcast: Ep. Q24 with Alex Iafallo

After a recent episode where we welcomed a pair of prospects all the way from Germany, this Kings of the Podcast episode comes back stateside – where we welcome in Alex Iafallo.
Among the topics discussed:
– His cross-country trip, including a stop at a goalie’s house
– What’s going on in the Buffalo area
– Signing as a […]

Kings Of The Podcast: Ep. Q22 with Kyle Clifford

If we were going to do a special Kings of the Podcast episode, one of the first names that comes to mind as a guest is Kyle Clifford. And he’s joining us for this show!
Among the topics discussed:
– His time in Los Angeles and Toronto
– OHL Barrie Colts
– ECHL and AHL versions of the Ontario […]

Kings Of The Podcast: Ep. Q20 with Boomer Gordon and Martin St. Louis

Fresh on the heels of Blake Lizotte makings his inaugural visit onto Kings of the Podcast, we’re back with another new show — featuring a rarity, double guests. Joining us this time around are Hall of Famer Martin St. Louis and everybody’s favorite radio host, Jim ‘Boomer’ Gordon.
Topics discussed:
– St. Louis’ recent Tweet of […]

Kings Of The Podcast: Ep. Q19 with Blake Lizotte

After several shows focused on prospects and management, let’s turn our attention back to the NHL roster. Coming off his first year as a pro hockey player, we have center Blake Lizotte joining us for an all new Kings of the Podcast.
Topics discussed:
– One of his early coaches, a former Kings player
– Borrowing money […]

Kings Of The Podcast: Ep. Q18 with Quinton Byfield

Kings of the Podcast returns for another all-new episode, featuring Quinton Byfield.
Topics discussed:
– Being selected by the LA Kings
– Thoughts on the team’s other OHL draft picks
– Playing with Akil Thomas
– Training, areas of improvement moving forward
– Baseball teams and Dodger hats (with a special comment for Drew Doughty)
– World Junior Championships
– Magic Johnson and […]

Kings Of the Podcast: Ep. Q14 with John Wroblewski, Ontario Reign Head Coach

Another day, time for another Kings of the Podcast. In this episode, John Wroblewski — new head coach of the Ontario Reign — stops by to discuss joining the LA Kings organization and what the future may bring.
Topics discussed:
– The hiring proces
– Background notes leading up to the interview
– Scouting notes on Mikey Anderson, Cole […]

Kings Of the Podcast: Ep. Q7 with Gabriel Vilardi

After bringing on several guests from Kings management and NHL roster, we now turn our attention to LA’s top prospect – joining us this time around is Gabe Vilardi.
Our most recent Prospect Rankings are here for your reference:
LA Kings 2020 Prospect Rankings: The Top Three Players

We should also share some background on one of the […]