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LA Kings Well-Represented at World Cup of Hockey

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Right off the bat, let me just say that I was reticent about the return of the World Cup of Hockey. At first, it didn’t seem necessary to add another international tournament in addition to the Olympics and the annual World Hockey Championship. It also meant less time off for ...

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Kings' Dean Lombardi to Head GM Duties for Team USA at World Cup

Photo credit: AP Photo/Jae C. Hong

After a 12-year hiatus, the World Cup of Hockey is returning. With that, Team USA has their general manager in place: Dean Lombardi of the Los Angeles Kings. As confirmed by John Hoven of MayorsManor.com, Lombardi will be named GM of Team USA for next year’s World Cup while his ...

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Excitement Palpable as NHL Prepares for Return of World Cup of Hockey

World Cup of Hockey press conference stage, Air Canada Centre, Toronto; Sep. 9, 2015 (Photo credit: Ryan Cowley)

TORONTO — To suggest that the National Hockey League has come a long way since 2004 would be an understatement. It may have suffered through two lockouts but all things considered, the National Hockey League is in great shape. From the advent of the Winter Classic and later the Stadium ...

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