MayorsManor First Goal Contest: Game 38 – Oilers at Kings

We’re into the homestretch now, only six games remaining in the regular season at Staples Center.  And today brings the dreaded day game, where the Kings haven’t fared so well over the last few seasons.  Will today be different?
As part of our push to the playoffs here on MayorsManor we kicked off an all new contest […]

MayorsManor First Goal Contest: Game 37 – Wild at Kings

Believe it or not, the final month of the NHL’s regular season is already here. Due to the lockout shortened season, there’s just a few weeks left for teams to secure their post-season spot. Entering play tonight, the re-tooled Minnesota Wild are leading the Northwest Division, while the Kings sit sixth in the Western Conference. […]

MayorsManor First Goal Contest: Game 36 – Kings at Coyotes

Ah yes, a little Kings-Coyotes action to stoke the fires of a rivalry already full of hatred and animosity.  What more can you ask for on a Tuesday night?
After their last meeting in Los Angeles just two weeks ago, defenseman Drew Doughty told MayorsManor the Coyotes whine nearly as much as the Canucks.
That’s a pretty bold statement, […]

MayorsManor First Goal Contest: Game 34 – Kings at Wild

With a 4-2 win in St. Louis on Thursday night, the Kings have scored nine goals in the first two games of the current road trip.  Tonight they’ll be in Minnesota to take on the Wild for the first time this season.
Captain Dustin Brown remains red hot at the moment, scoring seven goals in his […]

MayorsManor First Goal Contest: Game 33 – Kings at Blues

Coning off their big win in Chicago on Monday night, the Kings will now try to ramp things back up in St. Louis after a day off following their trip to the White House.
Offensively, the Kings big guns provided some punch against the Blackhawks, including goals from Dustin Brown and Anze Kopitar.
Jeff Carter continues to lead the […]

MayorsManor First Goal Contest: Game 32 – Kings at Blackhawks

Perhaps the third time will be a charm.
Due to the Kings’ lack of scoring, we haven’t had a winner in our First Goal Contest in back-to-back games now.  But, with the Kings in Chicago tonight, let’s give it another go.
More on that in a minute though. First, some required reading:
–  Word Association: Doughty and the Kings take on the […]

MayorsManor First Goal Contest: Game 31 – Canucks at Kings

Because the Kings were shutout in their last game we didn’t have a winner in Thursday night’s First Goal Contest.  Fear not though, it’s a new day – and you have another chance to claim a prize.
More on that in a minute though.  First, some required reading:
– Friday fun with Canucks goalie Roberto Luongo
– More […]

MayorsManor First Goal Contest: Game 30 – Stars at Kings

It’s all part of that crazy NHL schedule this year.  No rest for the wicked.  Another day, another game.  In this case, Game 30 for the Kings, as they’ll take on the visiting Dallas Stars… and most of you know the drill by now, correctly guess who scores the first goal and you could win a […]

MayorsManor First Goal Contest: Game 29 – Coyotes at Kings, again

The second night of back-to-back games between the Kings and Coyotes at Staples Center also brings an end to our latest contest with Fathead.  So, if you want in, be sure to enter!
After Monday’s 4-0 victory, LA has now taken two of the three games played against Phoenix this season.  It also marked the first shutout […]

MayorsManor First Goal Contest: Game 28 – Coyotes at Kings

It’s time for the first of back-to-back games between the Kings and Coyotes at Staples Center.
This is the third match-up in their five-game season series.  The first two were played in Phoenix, with each team picking up a victory.  More importantly, the Kings are 10-2-1 on home ice this season and have taken four of the […]