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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Kevin Gravel

#4 | 6′ 4″ | 200 lb | Age: 24

Born: DOB: 2/17/1996
Birthplace: KINGSFORD, MI
Position: D

Bio

Gravel made his NHL debut with Los Angeles in the 2015-16 season, skating with the Kings for four games before returning to AHL affiliate Ontario.
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Rob Scuderi

#0 | 6′ 1″ | 212 lb | Age: 37

Born: DOB: 12/30/1978
Birthplace: SYOSSET, NY
Position: D
Handedness: Left

Bio

Scuderi is currently playing for the Reign while under contract with the LA Kings. He has won two Stanley Cups, once with the Pittsburgh Penguins and with the Kings.
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Michael Mersch

#27 | 6′ 1″ | 225 lb | Age: 24

Born: DOB: 10/2/1992
Birthplace: PARK RIDGE, IL
Position: LW
Handedness: Left

Bio

Drafted by the Kings in 2011, Mersch is currently playing forward for the Reign. Last season, he drew into his first NHL game for the Kings, where he registered 2 shots and 3 hits.
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Michael Latta

#24 | 6′ 0″ | 207 lb | Age: 25

Born: 5/25/1991
Birthplace: KITCHENER, ON
Position: F
Handedness: Right

Bio

Prior to turning professional, Latta played major junior hockey in the OHL with the Ottawa 67’s and Guelph Storm. He was drafted into the NHL in 2009 and joined the King’s affiliate Reign in 2016.
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Adrian Kempe

#09 | 6′ 1″ | 187 lb | Age: 20

Born: 9/13/1996
Birthplace: KRAMFORS,SWEDEN
Position: LW
Handedness: Left

Bio

Growing up in Swedan, Kempe made his hockey debut in 2014 in the Swedish Hockey League. He has since been drafted by the Kings, where he is playing for their AHL affiliate team, the Ontario Reign.
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Brett Sutter

#07 | 6′ 0″ | 192 lb | Age: 29

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

Bio

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