Timeline: The Ilya Kovalchuk Situation on Tuesday

So, there you were, going about your day on Tuesday. Not much was happening in the SoCal hockey world, things were lining up for what should have been a sleepy, mid-week game between the Kings and visiting Minnesota Wild. Not so fast, though. Like tectonic plates shifting below the Los Angeles basin, a series of […]

TSN REPLAY: Hoven on Kings Trade Options, Oilers, and Ducks

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Enjoy a free replay of John Hoven on TSN Radio, where he joined host Kevin Olszewski to discuss several topics surrounding the Pacific Division, including: Tyler Toffoli, Jonathan Quick, options/timing of LA Kings trades, the Anaheim Ducks, Edmonton Oilers, San Jose Sharks, and much more.
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LA Kings Prospect Tracker – Week Ending November 11, 2019

An 0-2-1 performance by the parent club is never an enjoyable experience — on the road or at home. However, as we’ve discussed since the beginning of the year, part of the plan involves some growing pains. The Kings sit on the next to bottom rung, 30th overall, with one game in hand against the […]

SPORTSNET RADIO REPLAY: Hoven on Pacific Division Contenders, plus Eastern Conference Elite

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Enjoy a free replay of John Hoven on Sportsnet Radio in Toronto, where he joined hosts George Rusic and Andy McNamara for a lap around the NHL. They talked which teams are serious contenders in the Pacific Division — including thoughts on the Canucks, Flames, and Oilers — plus broke down the early season […]

NHL RADIO REPLAY: Mayor’s Minutes on Vilardi, Quick, McLellan

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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 several key topics surrounding the LA Kings, including: Gabe Vilardi, Jonathan Quick, Todd McLellan, and a few other notes to be aware of this week.
Today’s radio segment can be heard using […]

LA Kings Prospect Tracker – Week Ending October 28, 2019

As October closes, we opted to take a different format in summarizing the month. Along with our usual news and numbers on LA Kings prospects, MayorsManor is naming three stars of October. Some key points, first:

Goaltender Lukáš Pařík (WHL) has not played since October 5, when he sustained a lower body injury. According to our […]

Kings Of the Podcast Ep. 9 – The Surprise Episode

Surprise, we’re back with an all new show!
Kings of the Podcast, Episode 8 includes…
– Reaction to Dustin Penner episode
– Kings did something for the first-time ever this month
– Jack Campbell trade scenarios
– Options for Adrian Kempe moving forward
– Kurtis MacDermid goal
– Note on Jarret Stoll
– Lap around the […]

REMIX: Kings Of the Podcast Ep. 8 with Co-Host Dustin Penner

How do you make a great podcast even better? You invite 2-time Stanley Cup champion Dustin Penner along to co-host an episode!
Kings of the Podcast, Episode 8 includes…
– Jersey Numerology
– Road Tripping: tales from Winnipeg, St. Louis, Chicago, and Minnesota
– Poll-apalooza (feedback to fan responses)
– Penner on his two stops in Anaheim, including why he […]

Kings Of the Podcast Ep. 7 – The Five Game Report Card

We’re back!
Kings of the Podcast, Episode 7 includes…
– Goals For / Against: Our Three Hot Takes
– Analytics on Doughty, Bjornfot, Toffoli, Quick
– Thoughts after the first five games of the season
– Ontario Reign, notes from the farm
– What’s the plan with Prokhorkin?
– Will Bjornfot stay or go back to Sweden?
– Which AHL defenseman to pay […]

SPORTSNET RADIO REPLAY: Hoven on Early Season Results, Sharks, Oilers, Hawks, Sabres, and Penguins

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Enjoy a free replay of John Hoven on Sportsnet Radio in Toronto, where he joined host Josh Goldberg for a lap around the NHL to talk early season results for the Edmonton Oilers, San Jose Sharks, Buffalo Sabres, Chicago Blackhawks, Pittsburgh Penguins, etc.
Today’s radio segment can be heard using the player below […]