VIDEO: Kopitar, Doughty, Mitchell after today’s pre-skate

As reported earlier in the week, the Kings decided to do something rare today and take their pre-game (morning) skate at Staples Center instead of in El Segundo. According to the players, they were told about this while in St. Louis for games one and two, so it didn’t come as a complete surprise. The [...]

VIDEO: Penner, Richards, Quick talk game 3 preparations

Earlier today, the Kings practiced at their training facility in El Segundo for the final time prior to tomorrow night’s game versus the Blues. On Thursday morning, they’re set to do something extremely rare – take their game-day skate at Staples Center. We’ll be there with live notes and quotes from both the Kings and Blues locker [...]

VIDEO: Kopitar, Carter, Sutter talk LA’s 2-0 lead on Blues

As noted in previous updates, today was sort of an off day for the Kings. They had to report to their training facility at 1pm this afternoon, however only a few players were made available for questions from the media. Earlier today I live tweeted notes and quotes from TSC, here are the full sessions [...]

Contest: First Goal – May 1 game and leaderboard

There’s just one game on the schedule tonight.
However, things are moving right along in the playoff edition of the MayorsManor First Goal Contest (originally announced here). Basically, each morning we’ll post the games scheduled for that particular day and you need to guess who will score first in each game. The MM reader with the most [...]

VIDEO: Brown, Kopitar, Penner after LA win in game two

The St. Louis Blues are now 0-for-26 on the power play vs. the Kings this season. However, LA captain Dustin Brown warns about his team possibly ‘going back to the well’ too often and wants to see fewer penalties in the remaining games of their second round series.
There were also plenty more quotes after the Kings 5-2 [...]

11 Kings prospects to join team for practice in LA on Wednesday

As first reported over the weekend, with Manchester (the Kings’ AHL affiliate) eliminated from the playoffs on Friday night, ten Monarchs players will be coming to LA to be part of the ‘black aces’ – a term often associated with reserve players skating during the NHL playoffs. Joining the group will be Tyler Toffoli, one of [...]

VIDEO: King, Kopitar, Doughty pre-game interviews

It looks like the Kings won’t be making any line-up changes tonight for game two of their second round series with St. Louis. Later today, we’ll post details on the First Goal Game – where you can win a signed Dustin Brown puck. For now, here’s what some of the players were saying following morning [...]

Bob Miller and Jim Fox – game one post-game show

The Kings and Blues second round series might be shown nationally on the NBC Sports Network, but that’s not going to keep Bob Miller and Jim Fox completely away from the games. In fact, Fox Sports West is having them host a post-game show and here’s what the duo had to say following the Kings 3-1 [...]

VIDEO: Brown, Greene, Quick talk 3-1 win over Blues

They say you need secondary scoring to win in the playoffs – and the Kings are certainly getting that at that moment. Saturday night in St. Louis, LA’s first goal came from Slava Voynov (his first NHL post-season goal and the first one by a Kings rookie defenseman since Alex Zhitnik in 1993). That tied [...]

VIDEO: At home with Jarret Stoll and friends

TSN personality ‘Cabbie’ Richards stopped by Jarret Stoll’s house this week to talk hockey, LA’s playoff series vs. Vancouver, Brendan Shanahan and much more. Joining them were fellow Kings Mike Richards and Jeff Carter. Check it out…

You won’t want to miss the MayorsManor round two preview show later this morning. We’ll be talking all things [...]