Ontario Reign open 2018 Training Camp - LA Kings Insider

The Ontario Reign have opened their 2018 Training Camp today at the Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo. After a large slew of roster moves over the past 24 hours, the Reign begin camp with 28 players (one goaltender, nine defensemen and 18 forwards) on their roster.

From the Reign, below is the team’s roster to open camp –

The Reign added nine additional players today, including forward Zack Mitchell and defenseman Alex Lintuniemi, who were assigned by the Kings this morning after clearing waivers.

Also in the mix is forward Matt Moulson, who has been loaned to Ontario from the NHL’s Buffalo Sabres for the second straight season.

Finally, the Reign have added six players – Adam Gilmour, Rob Hamilton, Zeb Knutson, Nic Pierog, Colton Saucerman, Joe Sullivan – on professional tryouts.

The Reign will be on the ice at Toyota Sports Center today as well as each of the next three days before they open the 2018 preseason on Thursday in Ontario against the San Diego Gulls. A full training camp schedule is pictured below –

Stay tuned here for coverage from practices & games throughout the week.

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Kurtis MacDermid

#56 | 6′ 5″ | 233 lb | Age: 23

Born: March 25, 1994
Birthplace: Sauble Beach, ON, CAN
Position: D
Handedness: Left


MacDermid was signed by the Kings as an unrestricted free agent on Sept. 12, 2012.

Michael Amadio

#52 | 6′ 1″ | 204 lb | Age: 21

Born: May 13, 1996
Birthplace: Sault Ste. Marie, ON, CAN
Position: C
Handedness: Right


Amadio was selected by the Kings in the third round (90th overall) in the 2014 NHL Draft.

Alex Lintuniemi

#10 | 6′ 3″ | 214 lb | Age: 21

Born: DOB: 9/23/1995
Position: D


Lintuniemi played in 27 games for the HIFK U18 team in Helsinki at 15-years-old, as well as seven games with the Finland U16 team. He made his professional hockey debut with the Monarchs in 2015, and has since begun playing for the Reign.

Brett Sutter

#07 | 6′ 0″ | 192 lb | Age: 29

Born: 6/2/1987
Birthplace: CALGARY, AB
Position: C


Drafted in 2005 by the Calgary Flames, Sutter was traded to the Reign in 2016. He is the son of LA Kings head couch Darryl Sutter, and the eighth member of the Sutter family to play in the NHL.