Behind the Scenes: Creation of the LA Kings 2020 Outdoor Jersey

Jersey leaks are part of the game. At MayorsManor we’re proud of the fact we’ve broken the news on every jersey the Kings have launched over the past 10 years. However, a leak doesn’t always tell the whole tale of how a jersey evolves from a rough idea to an actual sweater worn by NHL […]

LA Kings 2020 Prospect Rankings – Honorable Mentions

As difficult as it may be, we ask for just a little patience before you jump down to the actual rankings.
We know, people love lists – and even more than reading them, they love to debate them.
Yet a small amount of context is pretty critical to the overall process here, regardless if you’re an avid […]

NHL RADIO REPLAY: Mayor’s Minutes on Kings Trade Outlook and Prospects

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Enjoy a free replay of this week’s Mayor’s Minutes on NHL Network Radio, where John Hoven joined host Jim ‘Boomer’ Gordon to discuss a few key topics surrounding the LA Kings, including: which players could be moved prior to the NHL Trade Deadline next month, why Alec Martinez seems to be brought up all […]

WJC Post-Mortem: Nelson Emerson Talks Thomas, Dudas

Yesterday, we published part one of our chat with Nelson Emerson, who serves as the LA Kings Director of Player Personnel. He was part of a management contingent who went over to the Czech Republic for this year’s World Junior Championship – where nine of the organization’s prospects were competing.
WJC Post-Mortem: Nelson Emerson Talks Turcotte, […]

WJC Post-Mortem: Nelson Emerson Talks Turcotte, Kaliyev

Every year, right after Christmas, a group from the Kings management team heads to the World Junior Championships. Widely celebrated as one of the premier tournaments in all of hockey, the contingent going can vary widely from year to year, both in size and distance traveled. On one hand they were a bit lucky last […]

Kings Of the Podcast Ep. 17 – Bringing the 2020 to 2020

After spoiling listeners with five straight days of episodes surrounding Christmas, Kings of the Podcast has returned to a more normal schedule. For the latest edition, no guest was needed. It’s a straight ahead hour-plus of hosts John Hoven and Dennis Bernstein arguing hockey at all levels – from the World Junior tournament to the […]

Kings Of the Podcast Ep. 16.4 – WJC Preview with Stephen Nelson

With four episodes already in the books this week, it’s time to complete your Kings of the Podcast box set with the fifth (and final) edition from this run. On this episode, we’re joined by Stephen Nelson of NHL Network. He’s the voice of the World Junior Championships and will provide play-by-play for all of […]

Kings Of the Podcast Ep. 16.1 with Robb Stauber

After just launching a new episode yesterday, we’re going back-to-back for the first time at Kings of the Podcast. Just 24 hours later, we’re back with another new episode, with special guest Robb Stauber – the man who wore the best goalie masks in LA Kings history, and a player who was key to them […]

Kings Of the Podcast Ep. 16 with Colin Fraser

The holidays are kicking off early at Kings of the Podcast. We have something super special lined up for our listeners this week – and it all begins with a brand new episode, featuring Stanley Cup Champion Colin Fraser!
Here’s a quick overview from a plethora of topics covered this time around:
– Fraser talks Lombardi, […]

NHL Radio Replay: Talking Contenders, Pretenders, and LA Kings Trade Scenarios

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Enjoy a free replay of this week’s Hot Stove, where co-hosts David Pagnotta and Dennis Bernstein invited John Hoven to sit in for the second hour – as they tried to separate the contenders from the pretenders around the league. The trio also took a deep dive on the LA Kings during two separate […]