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LA Kings Sign Michael Amadio to Three-Year Entry-Level Contract

Mike Amadio of the North Bay Battalion. Photo by Aaron Bell/OHL Images

LOS ANGELES — On Sunday, Los Angeles Kings President & General Manager Dean Lombardi announced that the team has signed prospect Michael Amadio to a three-year entry-level contract. In 260 career regular-season games for the OHL‘s Brampton/North Bay Battalion, the 19-year-old center has amassed 222 points (90 goals, 132 assists) ...

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Peter Budaj’s Turnaround Attributed to “Belief and Hard Work”

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10 days ago, the Los Angeles Kings re-signed netminder Peter Budaj to a one-year extension, and for good reason. At 34-14-4-1, the Ontario Reign are second in the AHL‘s Pacific Division and well on their way to defending their Calder Cup crown. A huge reason for the Reign’s success has ...

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Rob Scuderi is Back With the LA Kings, And It Feels Good

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He may not be quite the same player he was in 2012 but Rob Scuderi‘s re-acquisition by the Los Angeles Kings on Friday is leaving many, including this writer, excited for the defensive stalwart’s return. When he helped shut down the Detroit Red Wings vaunted attack in the 2009 Stanley ...

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Marian Gaborik Out Long-Term; Time for LA Kings to Step Up

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The Los Angeles Kings received some bad news on the injury front as it is believed that forward Marian Gaborik will be out for the remainder of the regular season. Kings head coach Darryl Sutter told the Los Angeles Times via email that the team will “hope to get him ...

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Kyle Clifford AHL Stint Beneficial to Both LA Kings and Reign

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When the Los Angeles Kings officially return from their All-Star break on Tuesday, they will do so while welcoming Kyle Clifford back into the fold. The 25-year-old has been out of the lineup since Dec. 6 when he was the unfortunate recipient of an elbow to the face courtesy of ...

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LA Kings, STAPLES Center to Host 2017 NHL All-Star Game

LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 8: Fans gather before the San Jose Sharks and the Los Angeles Kings play in their NHL season opener at Staples Center  at STAPLES Center on September 8, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Juan Ocampo/NHLI via Getty Images)

It was announced on Saturday that the Los Angeles Kings and STAPLES Center would be hosting the 2017 NHL All-Star Game. This will be the second time for the midseason classic to be played at STAPLES Center and the third time the Kings have hosted it. The game coincides with ...

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LA Kings’ Milan Lucic Suspended One Game; Out vs. Sharks

GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 23:  Milan Lucic #17 of the Los Angeles Kings is escorted off the ice by linesman Lonnie Cameron after receiving a misconduct penalty during the third period against the Arizona Coyotes at Gila River Arena on January 23, 2016 in Glendale, Arizona.  (Photo by Norm Hall/NHLI via Getty Images)

NEW YORK, N.Y. — If the Los Angeles Kings hope to halt their two-game losing streak on Sunday in San Jose, they will have to do so without the services of Milan Lucic. The bruising forward has been suspended one game for punching an unsuspecting opponent on Saturday. That unsuspecting ...

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Anze Kopitar Signing Delayed as “Details to Work On” Remain

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Fans sat around on Friday expecting the big news to become official. However, they, along with the media on hand at Toyota Sports Center, were left disappointed as Anze Kopitar left the Kings’ practice facility without signing a new contract. The star’s agent, Pat Brisson, according to Lisa Dillman of ...

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LA Kings, Anze Kopitar Finally Reach New Deal; Now What?

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The saga has mercifully come to an end. From ‘inching closer’ to being ‘close to done’ to ‘far from done’ to ‘inching closer’, the drama that was the Anze Kopitar‘s contract extension has finally — and thankfully — reached a conclusion. On Wednesday, TSN‘s Bob McKenzie reported that Kopitar and ...

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Anze Kopitar, LA Kings Extension Talks Becoming Irritating

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Last month, the two sides were “very close” to a new extension. Today, a new contract between the Los Angeles Kings and Anze Kopitar is reportedly “far from done”. This according to TSN‘s Darren Dreger via TheScore.ca. To go backwards from one extreme to another seems almost impossible to justify, but ...

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