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Staff reviews split-squad games; Thursday lineup hints; Anderson, Thomas talk debuts; Hextall returns

INSIDERS. An update from today’s practice. Related: Kovalchuk “tweaked something,” leaves practice early; LaDue close, will play in preseason -- Todd McLellan, who coached Tuesday’s Staples Center group, watched as much of the Glendale group’s 4-1 win over Arizona as was possible via video. “Se... Full Story

“We’re going to improve this team internally,” and lots more from Blake on roster construction

As the 2018-19 season wound down, and the LA Kings’ most pressing postseason question was where they’d land in the draft lottery, Team President Luc Robitaille and Chief Operating Officer Kelly Cheeseman made a number of rounds to groups of season ticket members, sponsors, partners, rightsholders, b... Full Story

The Manchester Monarchs have ceased operations, and that stinks

The Manchester Monarchs, ECHL affiliate of the Los Angeles Kings and Ontario Reign, announced today that they are ceasing operations: Looks like the organization will have a new ECHL affiliate next season. @MonarchsHockey will not return to the ECHL next season, per their website. Full Story