Puck Probability: Odds for Canucks at Kings, November 8

Miller Ryan Canucks NHL MayorsManor

From Drew Doughty to Justin Williams, and throughout the Kings lineup, there used to be a tremendous amount of hate for the Vancouver Canucks – and the player’s didn’t hide it. Now, with two Stanley Cups under their belt and without Max Lapierre and his horrible chirping efforts gone from B.C., we’re not so sure the [...]

Things You May Not Know: Canucks-Kings Edition

Richardson Canucks

Just a few years ago, many of the Kings players were quick to point out it wasn’t nearby Anaheim Ducks that were their biggest rival, but rather the San Jose Sharks and Vancouver Canucks who were their biggest rival. There was serious hatred on both sides of the Kings-Canucks battles, especially after the teams met [...]

Brad Richardson likes Tortorella, laughs off Doughty

Richardson Canucks

It almost seems automatic. Player leaves a team, returns to face his former club, then scores against them.
Take Brad Richardson, for example. As a member of the Kings, he relished every opportunity to play the Colorado Avalanche, who originally drafted him in 2003 before trading him to Los Angeles five years later.
After signing a free agent contract with [...]

Morning skate report – Brad Richardson on pressure of Game 3

LA Kings MayorsManor

Comments from Brad Richardson following the Kings’ morning skate in advance of Game 3 vs. the Chicago Blackhawks…
On if there is added pressure from missing guys in the lineup:
“No not really, just try to play your game. Obviously we want them in the line up, he’s a great player and hopefully he’s back soon. Everyone [...]

Brad Richardson on if he’s a prick to play against

Brad Richardson Giants Kings MayorsManor

On his feelings about playing last night: 
“I felt a little rough at the start. Haven’t played in awhile so I didn’t feel great, but i thought my legs came under me as I got going. I don’t think it was nerves, more excitement.”
On San Jose’s overall play and physicality:
“We’ve played them a lot. We played [...]

Game 2 morning skate: Lewis – ‘Richie’s kind of a prick to play against’

Lewis Trevor - Kings practice April 2013

On being comfortable with Brad Richardson stepping in:
“Yeah, played with Richie a lot so I kind of know how he is.  Gonna miss Stolly out there, but Richie’s kind of a prick to play against.  Great on the forecheck, has a lot of speed, and makes plays.  So we just gotta stick to what we were [...]

Game 2 morning skate – Brad Richardson on salads, Stoll and Sutter

Brad Richardson Kings MayorsManor

On if he’ll be getting a nap in before the game:
“Yeah, I usually do.  Try to get like an hour, so I’m sure I will today.”
On what he has for pre-game lunch and if it is the same every day:
“Not every day no.  On game day I do sweet potato, carrots, rice pasta spirals with [...]

Wednesday practice comments – Doughty, Penner, Richardson

Drew Doughty

Brad Richardson

Dustin Penner

RELATED CONTENT:  VIDEO – Raffi Torres hit on Jarret Stoll
Follow @mayorNHL
//
Note to webmasters/reporters: When recapping news or interviews from this site please include a link to www.MayorsManor.com

What’s left to accomplish? Sutter and the Kings players weigh in

kings_glowing_logo

There’s only one game remaining in the regular season and many different things could still be left to accomplish for the Kings. Is it important to secure home-ice for the first round of the playoffs? Does Anze Kopitar need a goal? Do they want to work on the power play? Penalty Kill? Do a few [...]

What will Sutter say? Talks acquisition of Regehr, D-pairs, more

Following the Kings practice this afternoon at TSC, here’s what coach Darryl Sutter had to share…
– On what new defenseman Robyn Regehr brings to the Kings: “Experience, good guy in back, fills our left side. Work him in.”
– On Regehr’s off-ice intangibles: “Well, I think he’s played a long time and he has a pretty [...]