What You Need to Know About Michael Mersch’s Game

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MayorsManor has confirmed: #LAKings have called up @mikemersch25 (Mike Mersch) from @ontarioreign. Had 12 goals in 19 AHL games this season.
— The Mayor John Hoven (@mayorNHL) December 9, 2015
Dating back to last season, Michael Mersch has scored 36 goals in his last 52 games.
With a dizzying array of feints and jukes, the newest King always […]

Kings Prospect Tracker: Report for Week Ending Dec. 6, 2015

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Below are brief updates on all LA Kings non-AHL prospects, meaning guys playing in the three Canadian junior leagues (WHL, OHL, and QMJHL), plus college, ECHL, and overseas:
MIKE AMADIO: Forward, North Bay Battalion (3rd round pick in 2014, OHL)

16 goals, 22 assists, plus-8, 14 PIM in 27 games played
North Bay lost all three of their […]

Is Nick Shore “One of the Best” Defensive Centers?

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“I think he’s one of the best defensive centermen in the league already, and he’s only in his second year.” (Drew Doughty, to Jon Rosen on Fox Sports West, after last Tuesday’s win against Vancouver)
Is Nick Shore really one the league’s top defensive centers after just 58 NHL games? In a word, no.
Let’s begin with […]

Anze Kopitar Contract Nearly Done With LA Kings

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With 706 NHL games played, the eighth most in Los Angeles Kings history, and 225 goals scored – trailing Wayne Gretzky’s 246 goals for sixth best in franchise history – Anze Kopitar is about to get paid. The questions everybody seems to be asking is how much will that be and over what time period?
Contrary […]

The Truth About Jamie McBain

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The Los Angeles Kings have gone 27-11-5 with Jamie McBain in the lineup over the last two seasons. Without him? At 27-24-11, they’re barely a .500 team.
The Kings just win with McBain, right?
In much the same way, perhaps it was defenseman Randy Jones who pushed the 2010-11 Kings into the postseason. LA went 28-14-6 with […]

UPDATED: LA Kings Planning Trio of Fun for 50th NHL Season

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For the 2016-17 NHL season, in what will mark their 50th year in the league, the Los Angeles Kings are planning a myriad of special events.
Over the past few months, multiple sources have confirmed the following to MayorsManor:
– As we have previously reported, with NHL expansion on the horizon, next season is expected to be […]

Kings 2015-16 Early Season Prospect Rankings: No. 6, 7, and 8

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Continuing with our early season countdown, it’s time to look at the next batch of players on our LA Kings Top 10 Prospects list. As a quick reminder, these bi-annual rankings provide some of the most popular content we produce each year, in large part due to the amount of effort that goes into gathering […]

Kings Prospect Tracker: Report for Week Ending Nov. 22, 2015

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Below are brief updates on all LA Kings non-AHL prospects, meaning guys playing in the three Canadian junior leagues (WHL, OHL, and QMJHL), plus college, ECHL, and overseas:
MIKE AMADIO: Forward, North Bay Battalion (3rd round pick in 2014, OHL)
12 goals, 15 assists, plus-4, 12 PIM in 21 games played
North Bay lost both their home and […]

FREE REPLAY: Hoven on NHL Radio talking LA Kings Trade Scenarios

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Sunday night, host Jonathan Davis welcomed John Hoven back to the 2 Man Advantage on NHL Network radio to discuss several trade scenarios involving the Los Angeles Kings. Among the players discussed were: Anze Kopitar, Tyler Toffoli, Dwight King, Michael Mersch, Adrian Kenmpe, Valentin Zykov, Alec Martinez, Jake Muzzin, Brayden McNabb, Trevor Lewis, and more.
Enjoy […]

The Only Hockey Related Gift You Need This Christmas

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Violent Gentlemen, a brand legions of hockey fans have been flocking toward the last few years, is proud to offer a limited edition MayorsManor t-shirt. We’re grateful and honored they’ve chosen to align with our brand.
For those unfamiliar with the VG credo…
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