MayorsManor Live Radio with Bates Battaglia

On today’s episode of the MayorsManor show we’re joined by former NHL player Bates Battaglia. In addition to his time with the Carolina Hurricanes, Washington Capitals and Toronto Maple Leafs, he had runs in the ECHL, AHL and a few European leagues as well.  However, he’ss now become a bit of TV star after winning the most […]

MayorsManor Live Radio – Round 2 preview with Jim Fox

Jim Fox is back!  He joined us a few weeks ago to set-up the Kings-Blues opening round series.  Now, he returns to the MayorsManor show to help preview the Kings-Sharks second round match-up.  We’ll also look back at some key moments from the NHL’s first round battles, including Game 7 between the Ducks and Red Wings.  If […]

MayorsManor Live Radio with Mark Spector of Sportsnet

For the most part, people have referred to the current St. Louis Blues – LA Kings series as the most evenly matched pairing of the first round.  Many have also called it the best and/or most competitive matchup being played in either Conference.  But not Mark Spector of Sportsnet.  After Jonathan Quick’s 1-0 shutout in Game 3 on […]

MayorsManor Live Radio: Kings-Blues GM2 preview with Helene Elliott

We’ve already been joined by a slew of guests this week – including Jim Fox, Dennis Bernstein of The Fourth Period and Jonathan Davis of Fox Sports West – but we still have more for you!
Today we’re checking in with Helene Elliott of the LA Times.  She joins us from St. Louis and will share all the skinny from today’s morning skates, for […]

MayorsManor Live Radio: NHL Awards and playoff predictions

With the 2013 regular season behind us it’s time to talk about who is worthy of being nominated for the NHL Awards and look ahead to the eight playoff match-ups.  Who will win in the East?  Which teams have a shot at an upset in the West?
As usual, there a lot of questions at this time of […]

MayorsManor Live Radio – Kelly Hrudey prepares for Appreciation Ceremony

Saturday night will be ‘5-hole night’ as Luc Robitaille recently said, affectionately joking about the Kings’ pre-game ceremony prior to playing the Calgary Flames.  In truth though, it will be Kelly Hrudey Appreciation Night, as the team honors the goaltender most famously known as the man between the pipes when they went to the Stanley Cup […]

MayorsManor Live Radio – Kings at Flames preview with Kelly Hrudey

At first glance, you might wonder why a guy who played for the New York Islanders, LA Kings and San Jose Sharks was asked to help preview a game vs. the Calgary Flames.  But after listening, you’ll understand.
Kelly Hrudey, who now works for Hockey Night in Canada on both TV and radio, has an exceptional knowledge of […]

MayorsManor Live Radio: Kings at Blackhawks preview with Tab Bamford

In advance of Sunday’s Kings vs. Blackhawks game we invited Tab Bamford onto the MayorsManor show.  He’s a featured writer fot The Fourth Period Magazine and and covers Chicago hockey for CommittedIndian.com.
In the episode below we’ll take a look at some of the key storylines heading into the game, including – power play woes, Michal Rozsival […]

MayorsManor Live Radio – Blue Jackets at Kings preview with Aaron Portzline

There’s no reason to try and over-hype a Blue Jackets v Kings tilt as a big rivalry game – after all, they don’t play in the same division, nor have they ever met in the playoffs.  Yet, at the very least there’s some bitterness developing on both sides.
Columbus continues their fight for respect in the NHL. And despite Jack Johnson […]

MayorsManor Live Radio with Kings’ forward Kevin Westgarth

If you’ve been a fan of MayorsManor the last few years, you know that one of the most quotable members of the LA Kings has to be Kevin Westgarth. From the New Year’s Resolutions he offered his teammates to things he’s learned about them to recalling many of the firsts in his life or even the exclusive details on […]