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Wednesday afternoon links, May 11

-On the subject of players going helmet-free in warm-ups, Darryl Sutter memorably quipped in 2013, "That should be their 16 minutes people to see that he’s got blonde hair, or sideburns,” as he offered support for one of the rare moments that you can see players interact and show personality outsid... Read More

Audio: Quick hits with Linden Vey

Former Kings center Linden Vey has been skating as a right wing for his former junior hockey coach, Willie Desjardins, who is in his first year as head coach of the Vancouver Canucks. "He's a real good player," Desjardins said. "He's getting better I think as we go along here. I think he's a guy... Read More

Player evaluations: The departed

DANIEL CARCILLO This season: 26 games, 1 goal, 1 assist, 2 points, 57 penalty minutes, -1 rating, 9:52 time on ice (with Los Angeles); 57 games, 4 goals, 1 assist, 5 points, 100 penalty minutes, -1 rating, 9:16 time on ice (total) The good: Daniel Carcillo said of Ray Emery in November that “he’... Read More

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... Read More
Adrian Kempe

#9 | 6′ 2″ | 195 lb | Age: 21

Born: September 13, 1996
Birthplace: Kramfors, SWE
Position: LW
Handedness: Left

Bio

Kempe was selected by the Kings in the first round (29th overall) in the 2014 NHL Draft.
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Alex Iafallo

#19 | 6′ | 185 lb | Age: 23

Born: December 21, 1993
Birthplace: Eden, NY, USA
Position: C
Handedness: Left

Bio

Iafallo was signed by the Kings as an unrestricted free agent on April 18, 2017.
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Anze Kopitar

#11 | 6′ 3″ | 224 lb | Age: 29

Born: August 24, 1987
Birthplace: Jesenice, SVN
Position: C
Handedness: Left

Bio

As the 11th overall pick in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft, Kopitar became the first Slovenian to play in the NHL. Kopitar has spent his entire NHL career with the Kings, and following the 2015–16 season, was named the Kings’ captain. Noted for both his offensive and defensive play, Kopitar was awarded the Frank J. Selke Trophy as the best defensive forward in the NHL in 2016.

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Drew Doughty

#8 | 6′ 1″ | 195 lb | Age: 26

Born: December 8, 1989
Birthplace: London, ON, CAN
Position: D
Handedness: Right

Bio

Bio: Doughty is a Canadian defenceman who was selected second overall by the Kings in the 2008 Draft. Doughty made his NHL debut in 2008 as an 18-year-old and was named to the All-Rookie Team. He is a two-time Stanley Cup champion with the Kings, a two-time Olympic gold medallist with the Canadian national team, and a Norris Trophy finalist.

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Jeff Carter

#77 | 6′ 4″ | 215 lb | Age: 31

Born: January 1, 1985
Birthplace: London, ON, CAN
Position: C
Handedness: Right

Bio

Carter began his hockey career playing in the Ontario Hockey League in Canada before joining the AHL and playing for the Philadelphia Flyers. He was then traded to the Colombus Blue jackets before joining the LA Kings in 2012, where he has since won two Stanley Cups with the Kings.

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Jonathan Quick

#32 | 6′ 1″ | 218 lb | Age: 30

Born: January 21, 1986
Birthplace: Milford, CT, USA
Position: G
Handedness: Left

Bio

Bio: Quick is the current goaltender for the LA Kings and was selected by Los Angeles at the 2005 NHL Entry Draft. Previously, Quick was a silver medalist with USA at the 2010 Winter Olympics. He’s won two Stanley Cup championships with the Kings, along with being the most recent goaltender to be awarded the Conn Smythe Trophy as the Most Valuable Player (MVP) of the 2012 Stanley Cup playoffs.

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