On the process of how a trade such as the one for Robyn Regehr comes together: “Well, fortunately we’re at the stage, unlike in the past, that I think it was safe to say that we were really zeroing in on a certain type of player. So, certainly unlike five, six years ago when we [...]
On joining the Kings: “I’m really, really happy for a few different reasons. First of all, being in a position to win again and with a team that has proven it can do it in the past and wants to do it again. So I’m very excited about that, and also familiar with Darryl as [...]
The Los Angeles Kings made a pair of moves by acquiring Robyn Regehr from the Bufffalo Sabres on Monday and trading Davis Drewiske to the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday before sitting tight as the 12:00 pm PT trading deadline passed on Wednesday without an additional transaction. Though the day started slowly, a collection of moves [...]
With Robyn Regehr set to join the Los Angeles Kings upon their return from the current road trip, the Kings alleviated a logjam on the blue line by trading defenseman Davis Drewiske to the Montreal Canadiens for a fifth round pick in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.
A long-rumored trade inched closer towards completion Monday night when the Los Angeles Kings agreed to acquire veteran stay-at-home defenseman Robyn Regehr from the Buffalo Sabres in exchange for second-round draft picks in 2014 and 2015. The trade becomes official once Regehr passes his physical.
As originally reported by Darren Dreger and carried by multiple sources, Buffalo Defenseman Robyn Regehr has been traded to the Los Angeles Kings for a pair of second round draft picks. Regehr, who turns 33 in April, is 6-foot-3 and weighs 225 pounds. He has two assists, 21 penalty minutes and a minus-4 rating in [...]
On a side note, I’ll be joining Dave Sheldon of CKNW Vancouver to discuss the NHL’s proposed realignment at roughly 9:15 pm this evening. Click here to listen in.
-Simon Gagne did not ask for a trade out of Los Angeles. -There won’t be an immediate call-up from Manchester. -When Martinez returns, the team is leaning towards keeping two extra defensemen and one extra forward. -Trading for a forward to add to the left wing corps does not appear to be a heavy priority. [...]
With the Kings receiving a fourth round draft pick – a third round pick if Philadelphia makes the playoffs – General Manager Dean Lombardi has continued to stockpile draft picks in the absence of a first round selection this season. At last year’s draft, Columbus chose to take Los Angeles’ first round draft pick in [...]
I’ll update this as the afternoon progresses, but the Kings have sent Simon Gagne to the Philadelphia Flyers in exchange for a conditional draft pick at the 2013 NHL Draft. Dean Lombardi is expected to chat in roughly an hour and a half, and I’ll have more info on the blog at that point. Gagne [...]