VIDEO: Sweden ‘Cribs’ episode featuring the Kopitar Bros

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Anze and Gasper Kopitar will return to the ice for their next game on Sunday (very early on this side of the pond, as the puck is set to drop at 7am PST). But, here’s a look at their episode of ‘Cribs’ from Sweden – don’t worry though, it’s all in English.

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Kopitar channels his inner Peter Forsberg with latest goal overseas

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Locked out LA Kings center Anze Kopitar scored his second goal in Sweden during yesterday’s 5-3 loss to Orebro. It was his second goal and seventh point since signing on to play with Mora IK and his younger brother Gasper. As you’ll hear in the interview following the clip, it was the same move he […]

Pics and video from Saturday: Kopitar brothers vs Leksand

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On Saturday afternoon, in front of 7,382 fans at the Tegera Arena – roughly double the size of the crowds he’s been playing in front of in Sweden and less than half as many as he’s used to in the States – Anze Kopitar skated in his fourth game for Mora IK.
It could be argued […]

Pics and video from Anze Kopitar’s second game in Sweden

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On Saturday we gave you pictures and extended video of Anze Kopitar’s first game in Sweden, where he was playing on a line with his younger brother Gasper. They won that contest 5-4 in a shootout, after rallying from two goals down late in the third period.
Earlier today they returned to action – this time on the […]

Extended video highlights from Kopitar’s first game in Sweden

Los Angeles Kings forward Anze Kopitar made his debut for Mora IK in Sweden on Saturday, playing on a line with his younger brother Gasper. Anze wore his familiar jersey #11, while Gasper wore #22. In the video highlights below you’ll see Anze was on the ice for two goals against his team, but later […]

Pre-game pics of Anze Kopitar’s first game in Sweden

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The game hasn’t even started yet and MayorsManor already has the first batch of photos from Anze Kopitar’s debut with Mora IK today in Sweden…

 

 

 

 

Special thanks to Petter Fritz, our correspondent in Sweden, for this first batch of shots.  We’ll have a more detailed report from the game available later today.
UPDATE:  
Mora was trailing 4-2 late in the third […]

VIDEO: Kopitar’s full press conference with his new team

Prior to his first game with Mora IK in Sweden (scheduled for Saturday), Anze Kopitar was welcomed to the local media via a team press conference. After putting on his new jersey and posing for a few pictures he took questions from the gathered press. While some of the questions are in Swedish, Kopitar answers […]

Michael Schumacher looking to buck the odds with the LA Kings

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In the seventh round of the 2011 NHL Draft the Kings selected 17-year old Michael Schumacher out of a junior league in Sweden. When you’re taken that late and from another continent, the reality is most people don’t know who are you.
Yet, only a few weeks later when he arrived in Los Angeles for the […]

Oscar Moller and Bud Holloway getting tricky on the ice

Oscar Moller and Bud Holloway – remember those two?
Well, before we get to the crazy video and picture below, first let’s set the table…
Moller was selected by the Kings in the second round of the 2007 NHL Draft and the 5-foot-10 forward has played 87 games with the big club. Holloway, a […]

What I’ve learned so far… by LA forward Kevin Westgarth

Don Draper or Ethan Moreau? You decide.

Earlier this week we kicked off a new series here on MayorsManor, titled ‘What I’ve learned so far…”
Kings forwards Ethan Moreau and Trent Hunter were the first two to file a report, largely based around them getting to know some of their new teammates.
Here, we’ll switch things up a […]