Mattias Norstrom and Ian Laperriere talk Kings winning the Cup

Former Kings captain Mattias Norstrom was in town late last week – and contrary to what you might be thinking, he wasn’t meeting with Dean Lombardi to come out of retirement.
Yes, with Matt Greene out of the line-up for at least another month, perhaps much longer, the Kings could use Norstrom’s warrior mentality and intimidating [...]

VIDEO: Anze Kopitar takes the Stanley Cup to Slovenia

LA Kings forward Anze Kopitar went home to Slovenia for his Day With The Stanley Cup…

MayorsManor also shot an exclusive interview with Anze and his father Matjaz on the ice at Staples Center just minutes after the Kings won the Stanley Cup – which includes a special cameo by AEG President Tim Leiweke – watch that video here.
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Matt Greene lacks ‘skills to thrive in the outside world’

Sunday’s game vs the Red Wings would usually mark one of the high points in a regular season for Kings’ defenseman Matt Greene. He grew up in Grand Ledge, about 90 minutes west of Detroit and also spent time with the U.S. National Development Program (based out of Ann Arbor, Michigan) prior to being drafted [...]

VIDEO: Kings forward Jordan Nolan – Day With The Stanley Cup

LA Kings forward Jordan Nolan spends his Day With The Stanley Cup…

For more with Nolan, click here to watch an exclusive interview with Jordan and his father Ted, recorded on the ice at Staples Center just moments after the Kings defeated the New Jersey Devils in Game 6 last June.
Also, to see how other Kings’ players spent [...]

VIDEO: Kings forward Jeff Carter – Day With The Stanley Cup

LA Kings forward Jeff Carter spends his Day With The Stanley Cup…

For more with Carter, click here to listen to his appearance on the MayorsManor Radio show.  We talked about his Cup day and lots more – including him dishing on a few teammates, like Drew Doughty and Trevor Lewis.
Also, to see how other Kings’ [...]

VIDEO: Kings captain Dustin Brown – Day With The Stanley Cup

LA Kings captain Dustin Brown spends his Day With The Stanley Cup – watch as he, wife Nicole and their three sons share hockey’s most coveted prize with friends, family and fans around Ithaca, New York…

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Dean Lombardi ‘nervous’ about Darryl Sutter’s populatiry

How can a guy who’s only coached 57 regular season games already be the most popular coach in Kings history?
Win a Stanley Cup, that’s the short answer.
Perhaps all the attention is a little overwhelming for a good ol’ boy from the farm though.
“I try to stay really quiet,” said Darryl Sutter, when we asked about his growing popularity [...]

Simon Gagne dispels cancer talk

Simon Gagne has enough to worry about without some people thinking he had cancer too.
It seems much of the recent confusion stemmed from a tweet posted by an Edmonton reporter when the Kings were in Canada to play the Oilers.
Simon Gagne had a tumour the size of a tennis ball removed from his neck during the summer. [...]

MayorsManor Live Radio: Kings at Ducks preview with Josh Brewster

Over the last 20 years the Kings and Ducks have met on the ice more than 100 times. Still, some say the rivalry won’t kick into high gear until they square off in the playoffs – just don’t tell that to the fans who pack the arenas in both LA and Anaheim because the hatred [...]

Top 10 LA Kings prospects – 2013 mid-season rankings

Depth is a good problem to have.
Early in his tenure as General Manager in Los Angeles, Dean Lombardi once said ‘I need everything’ when asked what type of players he was looking for to help the struggling Kings.
Now, many years later, after methodically stocking the prospect pool through shrewd drafting and multiple trades, the 54-year [...]