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World Junior quartet delayed, Vilardi’s progress, Black-White scrimmage Saturday

Insiders, Welcome Back! Some news today, which we’ll cover below. As far as the skates looked, both groups looked very similar to what we saw yesterday. Here’s how the two groups lined up – Group A Iafallo – Kopitar – Brown Kempe – Vilardi – Frk Athanasiou – Lizotte – Carter Moore – Amadi... Full Story

Seven Kings named to WJC rosters, three more still in play + USA player quotes

Good Morning, Insiders! Perhaps a record-setting morning? The LA Kings could have as many as 10 players representing the organization at the upcoming World Junior Championships, beginning later this month, in Edmonton, Alberta. The Kings have already had seven players confirmed to the tournam... Full Story

The QMJHL’s top defenseman, Jordan Spence, has his sights set on Team Canada

Across North America, we’ve seen hockey leagues ranging from the NHL to the OHL currently still deciding upon a return to action. The QMJHL however, including Kings prospect Jordan Spence, has been playing since October. For Spence though, when you became the first Moncton Wildcat in nine years ... Full Story

Notebook 12/20 – Clague, Walker in Buffalo, Campbell WJC Memories, Practice Management

The final practice day of this long trip has come and gone. The Kings were on the ice earlier today at KeyBank Center in Buffalo, for a full-team practice before tomorrow’s afternoon meeting with the Sabres. Today’s skate was the final opportunity to look at a practice before tomorrow’s game – W... Full Story

Kupari, Bjornfot will be loaned from Reign to national junior teams on December 16

I shared this on LAKI and the broadcast last week, but it’s now press release-offish: Toby Bjornfot (Sweden) and Rasmus Kupari (Finland) will be loaned to their national junior teams for the World Junior Championship later this month. Both players were among the nine L.A. prospects to be named to pr... Full Story