Kings rink tour - LA Kings Insider

The Kings will conduct their sixth-annual rink tour on Saturday afternoon, at six locations throughout Southern California. Groups of players, coaches and broadcasters will travel to the rinks to conduct on-ice clinics with youth hockey players and take part in autograph sessions.

The event is free and runs from 2:30-4 p.m. at each of the rinks. Here are the rinks (with addresses and phone numbers) and the tentative list of which people will be where. Note, of course, that the five Olympians playing Friday almost certainly won’t be able to participate.

Aliso Viejo Ice Palace – 9 Journey, 949-643-9648 (Davis Drewiske, Anze Kopitar, Ryan Smyth)

Iceoplex Simi Valley – 131 West Easy Street, 805-520-7465 (Erik Ersberg, Randy Jones, Mark Hardy, Bob Miller)

Ice Station Valencia – 27745 N. Smyth Drive, 661-775-8686 (Raitis Ivanans, Teddy Purcell, Brad Richardson, Jarret Stoll, Jamie Kompon, Nick Nickson)

Ice Town Riverside – 10540 Magnolia, 909-637-3070 (Rich Clune, Oscar Moller, Wayne Simmonds)

Pasadena Ice Skating Rink – 300 E. Green Street, 626-578-0801 (Alexander Frolov, Matt Greene, Peter Harrold, Terry Murray)

Ice Chalet, Palos Verdes – 550 Deep Valley Drive, Rolling Hills Estates, 310-541-6630 (Sean O’Donnell, Rob Scuderi, Justin Williams, Jim Fox, Daryl Evans)

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