VIDEO: Preds at Kings preview with Stu Grimson

To see comments from Kyle Clifford, Drew Doughty and Anze Kopitar following this morning’s pre-game skate, click here.
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Is Drew Doughty committed enough to win the Norris Trophy?

You may have read this line somewhere before…
Drew Doughty, future Norris Trophy winner.
That’s what was being thrown around when the Kings used the second overall pick at the 2008 NHL Draft to take the London, Ontario native.
Things started off on the right foot too, as he made the team the following October at just 18 years [...]

Contest: First Goal – NHL playoff games 4/17/2012

As announced over the weekend, we’ve taken the MayorsManor First Goal Contest to a whole new level. By simply picking a few players, you could win a jersey or stick signed by the entire LA Kings team!
This edition of the First Goal Game will run through the remainder of the NHL Playoffs and is completely [...]

MayorsManor LIVE show – NHL Playoff Preview

Free replay of the MayorsManor LIVE show from Tuesday, April 10.  We had a plethora of guests to help us look at all the playoff match-ups in the Western Conference. Dennis Bernstein of The Fourth Period  joined me as co-host for another night of hockey talk galore. The show featured…
- Daryl Evans previews the Kings-Canucks series [...]

VIDEO: Highlights from LA Kings 4-2 win vs Preds

Below are video highlights from the Kings 4-2 win over the Predators – including goals from Anze Kopitar, Dustin Penner, Dwight King and Kyle Clifford. Trevor Lewis, who had two assists, was named the first star of the game. Goalie Jonathan Bernier stopped 19 of 21 shots and was the second star. Penner, with a [...]

LA Kings locker room quotes after def Preds 4-2

We posted coach Darryl Sutter’s post-game quotes in a previous post. Now, let’s head inside the Kings locker room and see what some of the players had to say:
First up, goalie Jonathan Bernier – who recieved a rare start and stopped 19 of the 21 shots he faced…
Bernier on the overall game – “We didn’t [...]

Coach Sutter’s comments after Kings def Preds 4-2

In front of another sellout crowd on Saturday night, the Kings out shot the visiting Predators 27-21, out hit them 30-35 and most importantly beat them on the scoreboard 4-2. Paced by goals from Anze Kopitar, Dustin Penner, Dwight King and Kyle Clifford, they’ve now won four in a row for only the second time this [...]

First Goal Contest – Predators at Kings (March 17)

The Kings will try to win their fourth game in a row tonight, something they’ve only done one other time all season. Standing in front of them will be a Nashville Predators team that is 6-2-2 in their last 10 games and is 29-3-4 when they score first. However, if the Preds opponent nets the [...]

Is familiarity a good thing? Rob Scuderi says yes.

Tonight will mark the third time the Kings have seen the Predators in less than three weeks.
The first game came in Nashville on the night of the NHL Trade Deadline and the Kings fell short, losing 2-1 – in spite of out-shooting the Predators 31-28. Then, the Kings returned to Music City just a week [...]

Elvis must love playing hockey in Nashville

Trevor Lewis and Music City, they just seem to go hand-in-hand.
Nicknamed Elvis, due to both guys sharing the same birthday (January 8th), Lewis made a rare appearance on the score sheet Tuesday night.
Entering the game vs. Nashville, he had only three points on the season (two goals and one assist). But, after assisting on Matt [...]