Jack Johnson surprised by NHLPA announcement

In early December, the NHL announced that next season would bring a radical realignment to the conference format and post-season schedule. The league was to split into four conference, no divisions, and the first two rounds of the playoffs were to be contested within the conference. This would be similar to how the [...]

CONTEST: Tebow your way to Kings Meet the Players Party

We have one final pair of tickets to giveaway for tonight’s Meet the Players Party. If you’d like to snap a pic or get an autograph from – or even just say hi to – your favorite LA Kings player, you’ll want these tickets.
Entering is easy. In honor of Jack Johnson striking a [...]

VIDEO: Jack Johnson scores, talks about doing The Tebow

Goal celebrations may be on the decline in the NFL, yet the LA Kings sure seem to be getting into the act. Fresh on the heels of Drew Doughty and Jarret Stoll doing the ‘love tap’ celebration a few weeks ago in Chicago, defenseman Jack Johnson posed for a quick ‘Tebow’ after he found [...]

Matt Greene’s New Year’s Resolutions for his teammates

Yes, it’s January 1st, which means it’s time for a New Year’s article. Only this time, instead of hearing about what somebody hopes to accomplish or change in the coming year, we have one of the Kings’ players sharing some resolutions for his teammates.
Kevin Westgarth started the tradition on MayorsManor last year and it [...]

Matt Greene’s New Year’s Resolutions for his teammates

greene - new years 2012

Yes, it’s January 1st, which means it’s time for a New Year’s article. Only this time, instead of hearing about what somebody hopes to accomplish or change in the coming year, we have one of the Kings’ players sharing some resolutions for his teammates.
Kevin Westgarth started the tradition on MayorsManor last year and it seemed [...]

Canucks at Kings NYE primer with Doughty, Johnson, Stoll

Vancouver come to town tonight with a 15-3-1 record in their last 19 games. LA’s home team has gone 3-0-2 in the Sutter Era and is looking to continue their climb back up the Western Conference standings.
The Canucks are a team that have given the Kings fits at times recently, including bouncing them from [...]

Johnson and Sutter talk LA power play and goaltending

LA Kings – Jack Johnson (photo by Dimur)

The Kings lost 1-0 to the Jets in overtime last night, on a goal by Evander Kane. Earlier in the game, Winnipeg’s young forward had tried starting a fight with LA defenseman Jack Johnson after taking umbrage with a hit put on teammate Blake Wheeler. Not much [...]

Dustin Penner reimagines the LA Kings as pro wrestlers

With the Kings in Toronto today to play the Maple Leafs it’s only fitting that we work in a little pro wrestling. After all, the capital of Ontario, Canada is one of the strongest markets in North America for action inside the squared circle – including hosting WrestleMania VI (Hulk Hogan vs. the Ultimate Warrior) [...]

Making the case for Darryl Sutter as coach of the LA Kings

Life at the top is hard.
It doesn’t matter if you’re the CEO of a major corporation, a head coach in the NFL or the GM of the LA Kings.
The reason those people get paid big money is to make big decisions.
There’s a sign in Dean Lombardi’s office at the Kings training facility in El Segundo [...]

Jack Johnson – ‘We have to do something different here’

From what I’ve observed over the last few years, Jack Johnson is one of those players who hates to lose more than he likes to win. When the Kings are victorious, there’s usually a small smile or two and a ‘on to the next one’ attitude in the room afterwards. But, when they [...]