October 8, 2011 8:30 am

Kings, Monarchs both celebrate

Friday was a successful day in the Kings organization, as the NHL club won it season opener against the New York Rangers while, a few hours later and a few time zones away, the AHL’s Manchester Monarchs opened their season with a 5-2 victory over Springfield. Marc-Andre Cliche had a hat trick as the Monarchs led 5-0 after two periods. Justin Azevedo and David Meckler also scored goals. Andrei Loktionov had three assists and Patrick Mullen had two assists. Martin Jones stopped 23 of 25 shots.

Back in Stockholm, how did the Kings celebrate their victory? Like this…

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