Coach Murray helps close the loop on Brad Richardson

Richardson while training (photo: K. Spatz)

The list of names competing for a spot on the bottom two lines of this year’s LA Kings squad was already quite packed in mid-August.
With Jarret Stoll, Kyle Clifford, Trevor Lewis and Kevin Westgarth taking up four of the six roles, that was probably going to make for a fun [...]

Kopitar, Penner and Hunter on the LA Kings new top-line

Somebody should send Justin Williams a thank you card.
His ‘flu-like symptoms’ have been a blessing in disguise today.
During the Kings first on-ice sessions today, the focus instantly changed from ‘Where’s Drew Doughty?’ to ‘Hey, who is that #47 playing on the top line with Anze Kopitar and Dustin Penner?’
It was right wing Trent Hunter, a [...]

Kings Training Camp 2011: the ‘all injured players’ quotes

It was a long, long day at the rink for day one of the Kings 2011 Training Camp.
There is just way too much info to get though tonight. However, knowing that people want to read some quotes, I’m going to post some guerrilla style threads. These wont have the normal MayorsManor polish and presentation. Just [...]

LA Kings main training camp full roster and schedule

Quick note on the Kings roster for the main training camp, which kicks off Friday with off-ice testing, then on-ice activity beginning this Saturday…
The roster basically includes all of the Kings players under contract at the NHL level, the guys in camp this week for Rookie Camp and three additional invitees:
Trent HunterRW, 6-foot-3, 210 lbs, [...]