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LA Kings Sign D-Men Gilbert, Trotman, Among Others, to Open Free Agent Frenzy

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For someone who isn’t notorious for being busy on the opening day of Free Agent Frenzy, Dean Lombardi was quite active as he signed a pair of defenseman, two forwards and a familiar face in goal. But let’s place our focus for the time being on the two blueliners. The ...

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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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LA Kings Sign Ray Emery; Assign Him to Ontario on PTO

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Shortly after signing Peter Budaj to a one-year deal, the Los Angeles Kings made another move in the goaltending department as their AHL affiliate, the Ontario Reign, have signed veteran Ray Emery to a professional tryout contract. The 33-year-old netminder was invited to a professional tryout by the Tampa Bay ...

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LA Kings Part Ways with Brian O’Neill, J.F. Berube

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To call it a dark day for the Los Angeles Kings would not be anything less than extreme — and ridiculous. Still, on a day when two promising prospects leave the organization, there isn’t much worth celebrating. On Tuesday, that was the case for forward Brian O’Neill and goaltender Jean-Francois ...

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