VIDEO: How to make a Stanley Cup banner

Courtesy of KingsVision, here’s the making of the LA Kings’ 2012 Stanley Cup Championship banner…

And here’s a sports first – watch the banner rise to the rafters, from the banner’s perspective…

To see how the Kings’ 2012 Stanley Cup rings were made by Tiffany & Co. jewelers, click here.
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VIDEO: How to make a Stanley Cup ring

Courtesy of KingsVision, here’s the making of the LA Kings’ 2012 Stanley Cup Championship rings…

And here’s the full ceremony where the Kings’ players and staff were given those rings…

For more information about getting your own Stanley Cup ring, click here.
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Loktionov asks for a trade, Bernier may be singing different tune

Andrei Loktionov played 39 games for the Kings last season, two shy of the required 41 to get his name on the Stanley Cup.
But, don’t confuse the issue here, that’s not what today’s story is about.
This boils down to playing time, something the highly skilled forward isn’t likely to see in Los Angeles anytime soon.
Deep at [...]

Dean Lombardi talks LA Kings contracts and buyout options

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 [...]

The curious case of Dustin Penner, here we go again

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 [...]

Drew Doughty’s play in Phoenix is helping shape NHL rules

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 [...]

The one Willie Mitchell video you MUST see – beyond crazy

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 [...]

FULL VIDEO: Justin Williams’ Day with the Stanley Cup

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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Scuderi on Doughty’s hopes of being a Norris Trophy finalist

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 [...]

MayorsManor Live – season previews w/ Nick Nickson and Jim Fox

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…
SHOW ONE
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 [...]