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April 15, 2014 5:37 pm

Doughty participates fully; “I’ve known I’m good to go”

With Robyn Regehr having returned for Saturday’s game against Anaheim and Drew Doughty participating fully in practice, the Los Angeles Kings appear to be in as good health as can reasonably be expected after 82 regular season games. “We’re a hundred percent,” Darryl Sutter said. “That was the importance of having a full practice today. A full practice means everybody out there. That’s a good thing.” And while Doughty has ...

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April 15, 2014 5:16 pm

April 15 practice quotes: Dustin Brown

On the team’s success after the Olympics: I think we just got back to playing our game. The puck possession, we talk about puck possession, is a staple of our game. But I think more importantly our forecheck and getting the puck back provides us an opportunity to hang onto puck and create offense. I think our D-game has been pretty solid at home. On being excited for the playoffs: ...

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April 15, 2014 3:54 pm

Vey recalled from Manchester

Linden Vey has been recalled from the Manchester Monarchs. He had been recalled on April 3 and had met the team in the Bay Area, though when Drew Doughty suffered an upper-body injury in the loss at San Jose that night, salary cap complications meant that he wouldn’t be able be able to remain on the active roster at the same time as Andrew Campbell, who was subsequently summoned from ...

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April 15, 2014 2:47 pm

April 15 practice quotes: Darryl Sutter

On the difference in the team’s post-Olympic play: I don’t know if there’s been a big difference. We had broken the season down into two seasons, meaning pre-Olympic and post-Olympics. We wanted to be in a playoff spot going into the Olympics, and we were, and we came out and we wanted to try and secure a spot as soon as we could. With the way the league is set ...

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April 15, 2014 1:34 pm

April 15 practice notebook

-Lines rushes and defensive pairings from Tuesday’s practice: Gaborik – Kopitar – Williams King – Richards – Carter Toffoli – Stoll – Brown Clifford-Pearson-Lewis-Nolan Muzzin-Doughty Regehr-Voynov Mitchell-Martinez Greene -The Kings skated through a practice that exceeded one hour at Toyota Sports Center on Tuesday. It was the team’s first time back on the ice after a Sunday recovery day and off-ice workouts and team meetings on Monday. “Get everybody back ...

April 15, 2014 11:51 am

Frozen Fury set for October 4

Frozen Fury will return to the MGM Grand Garden Arena at 7:00 p.m. on October 4 when the Los Angeles Kings host the Colorado Avalanche in what should close out the 2014 preseason schedule. It is expected that the 2014-15 season will open the following week. Ticketing information will be announced at a later date. The full 2014 preseason schedule will be revealed over the summer. The Kings are 11-4-2 ...

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