Post-Game 1 Comments from Tyler Toffoli

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On the differences between St. Louis and San Jose:
“Oh, it’s just the next round.  It’s a lot harder and faster.  We came out, first game, we wanted to get the win, and that’s what we did.”
On if the Sharks were chirping him hard as the rookie out there:
“I don’t think they know who I am.  […]

Tyler Toffoli and his NSFW nickname

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We’ve covered this whole ‘hockey player nickname’ thing in the past. As noted, many guys simply get a Y or IE tacked on the end of their name – giving us such classics as Brownie, Quickie, Lewey, etc.
Coming into the season though, perhaps the best nickname on the LA Kings belonged to Kyle Clifford. Contrary […]

Kings’ rookie Andrew Campbell dreaming of playing, not tweeting

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So close, yet so far away.
That would probably sum up how rookie defenseman Andrew Campbell is feeling about his dreams of playing in the NHL.
Now on his second call-up with the Kings this season, he has still yet to see game action.
“This is where you want to be,” Campbell told MayorsManor. “You dream of playing […]

Andy Andreoff on Kings prospects Schumacher, Toffoli and Vey

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If you’re looking at a list of the Kings top forward prospects and trying to guess which ones may be playing in LA in a few years, the names Andy Andreoff, Michael Schumacher, Tyler Toffoli and Linden Vey are most definitely going to be part of the discussion.
Yet, each brings something different to the table. […]

Dwight King remains a work in progress for LA

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Every player has a story. Looking over the NHL rosters you can point to the first round picks who came into the league as teenagers, life-long minor leaguers who are just up for a game or two and even the veterans who are pushing 1,000 games played. Then, you have guys like Dwight King, who […]

Sutter explains the future for rookies Nolan and King in LA

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On Friday, February 10 the Kings made a few roster moves, allowing them to call up Jordan Nolan and Dwight King from Manchester (AHL).
Monarchs Director of Hockey Operations Hubie McDonough notified King first and gave him an assignment – please tell Nolan that he’s going with you to New York to play […]

VIDEO: Kings rookie Jordan Nolan gets his first NHL fight

Rookie Jordan Nolan had another memorable game for the Kings last night – not only picking up his second NHL goal, but also introducing himself to the Wild’s Marco Scandella…

It was Scandella’s first NHL fight as well.  Perhaps he bit off a bit more than he can chew for his inaugural tilt though.
You can check […]

VIDEO: Get to know Jordan Nolan – video highights from Manchester

It isn’t very often when a 22-year old rookie is the best player on the ice during his first two NHL games. Yet, Jordan Nolan might be able to lay claim to such a statement after his performances in New York and Dallas over the weekend.
A seventh round draft pick by the Kings back […]

AUDIO: Kings’ Jordan Nolan on his game winning goal today

Kings’ rookie Jordan Nolan had a strong game yesterday vs. the Islanders and was out to impress again today, including picking up his first NHL goal – which stood as the game winner. Back in the locker room, here’s what he had to say after the game…

We’ve already published post-game audio from coach Darryl […]

VIDEO: Kings Dustin Brown on team’s 2-1 OT loss to the Isles

Kings captain Dustin Brown was obviously disappointed with his team’s performance today vs. the Islanders. After, he spoke with the media – including sharing thoughts on goalie Jonathan Quick and rookie Jordan Nolan.

Post-game thoughts from coach Darryl Sutter and Quick are up on the homepage.
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