Ah, ah, ah – not so fast.
You probably thought once the NHL season finally started the CBA talk would go away, right?
Well, this isn’t necessarily about the lockout itself, but it certainly is a discussion that was born out of what resulted from all those NHL/NHLPA meetings over the last six months.
Among the many nuances associated [...]
Ah, ah, ah – not so fast.
In some circles, LA Kings’ GM Dean Lombardi is referred to as ‘Dealer Dean,’ largely because of his frequent swapping of draft picks and prospects. More recently though, he’s been all about big-name trades, landing the top prize each of the last two seasons on Deadline Day - Dustin Penner from Edmonton in 2011 and Jeff [...]
As the Kings headed into the 2012 playoffs, defenseman Drew Doughty repeatedly promised to be on his best behavior – admitting that in the two prior years he let his emotions get the best of him during the post-season. This time around, he was committed to reducing the chirping and increasing the focus.
Things moved along swimmingly [...]
Over the last seven months you’ve probably seen dozens of different videos showing various Kings players spending time with the Stanley Cup. However, we can all but promise - you’ve never seen something like what you’re about to watch.
Below, you’ll be treated to an extended look at Willie Mitchell’s Day with the Stanley Cup – shot [...]
Courtesy of KingsVision and Fox Sports West, watch as Justin Williams takes the Stanley Cup around beautiful Ventnor, New Jersey, where his family spends every summer…
MayorsManor recorded interviews on the ice with the Kings’ players just minutes after they won the Stanley Cup in June. To watch those clips, click here.
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Drew Doughty caught a few people off guard when he showed up to training camp at 205lbs. That was a good sign for a player who has been dogged by comments about his conditioning ever before he was drafted into the NHL.
“I wondered if he’s been eating,” joked Rob Scuderi. “But with Dewey we all know [...]
In the spirit of getting content to you as quickly as possible, we’ll shorten up the preamble today and get right to the good stuff…
In our first season preview show we spoke with radio play-by-play master Nick Nickson. We’ll get his take on not only the Kings, but several teams that will likely challenge [...]
The world may indeed be getting smaller everyday thanks to the internet, cell phones and other technological advances. But, when you’re a General Manager in the National Hockey League and your number one center goes down with a knee injury 5,000 miles away – during a period where you’re prevented from talking to him – words [...]
As the curtains peeled back, revealing the opening of training camp, head coach Darryl Sutter let it be known just exactly how important Jonathan Quick is to his team – “Number one goalies in this league are hard to come by and they’re the best players on their teams. That’s the reason the Los Angeles Kings won [...]
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 [...]