Thursday skate update

The Kings’ morning skate has wrapped up at Staples Center. No surprises or changes expected tonight. Darryl Sutter said Kyle Clifford is cleared to play, but didn’t indicate if/when he might play. Clifford stayed on the ice for conditioning skating long after his teammates departed, typical for a player scheduled to be scratched. More notes and quotes to come…

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