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Development camp roster, schedule, news, notes, links

The Kings shared their development camp roster on Monday: Several notes: -Please note that all times are subject to change (and likely will change). On Tuesday, June 27 and Wednesday, June 28, expect the first group to take the ice at 8:15 a.m., the second group to take the ice at 9:30 a.m.

Kings qualify nine, but not Bjorkstrand, Lowry

The Kings sent qualifying offers to Justin Auger, Jonny Brodzinski, Andrew Crescenzi, Kevin Gravel, Paul LaDue, Zac Leslie, Kurtis MacDermid, Michael Mersch and Nick Shore, but not Patrick Bjorkstrand or Joel Lowry, hockey operations confirmed on Monday. By qualifying a player, a team indicates its intention to maintain their rights and open up negotiations.

More insight and information on scouting the Kings’ draft picks

Before turning attention towards free agency and player personnel decisions to come, it's time to look back at the NHL Draft one last time on Monday and cover several points Director of Amateur Scouting Mark Yannetti noted during a post-draft conference call. First, before we get to the nuts and bolts, it became clear based …

Jewelcast, Episode 3.6: New and Exciting? The LA Kings? Are You Sure?

Eric and Sarah are back to discuss new management, new prospects, and new stories from the offseason.

One-On-One With LA Kings Mark Yanetti On 1st Round PIck Gabriel Vilardi

2017 NHL DRAFT COVERAGE: In addition to bringing you some comments from Los Angeles Kings assistant general manager Michael Futa and their first round pick, center Gabriel Vilardi, Director of Amateur Scouting Mark Yanetti did a one-on-one interview with Frozen Royalty late Saturday. In this story, he added his voice to those talking about Vilardi…

Andreoff re-ups for two years, $1.355M

In advance of Sunday's 2:00 p.m. deadline to submit qualifying offers to restricted free agents, the Los Angeles Kings signed RFA forward Andy Andreoff to a two-year contract with an average annual value of $677,500.

Futa describes draft process, with focus now shifting toward free agency

On the draft process, and whether there were any wrinkles he had anticipated? No, it's been a really smooth process.

Introducing: Drake Rymsha

Fifth Round, 138th overall: Drake Rymsha Position: Center Shoots: Right DOB: 8/6/98 Height: 6'0 Weight: 187 Hometown: Huntington Woods, MI NHL Central Scouting final ranking: 118 NHL Central Scouting midterm ranking: N/A Bob McKenzie's final ranking: N/A Stats (USHL-Ottawa and OHL-Sarnia): 65 GP, 35-27=62 His father, Andrew, was drafted in the fourth round by St. …

Introducing: Cole Hults

Fourth Round, 134th overall: Cole Hults Position: Defense Shoots: Left DOB: 5/22/98 Height: 6'0 Weight: 189 Hometown: Madison, WI NHL Central Scouting final ranking: N/A NHL Central Scouting midterm ranking: N/A Bob McKenzie's final ranking: N/A Stats (USHL-Waterloo): 59 GP, 6-25=31 Twitter: @hultsy3 Committed to Penn State Cole's brother, Mitch, is a forward in Anaheim's …

Introducing: Markus Phillips

Fourth Round, 118th overall: Markus Phillips Position: Defense Shoots: Left DOB: 3/21/99 Height: 6'0 Weight: 202 Hometown: Markham, ON NHL Central Scouting final ranking: 51 (North American skaters) NHL Central Scouting midterm ranking: 50 Bob McKenzie's final ranking: 62 Stats (OHL-Owen Sound): 63 GP, 3-9=12 Twitter: @MPhillips_18 On his skill set: Yeah, a two-way defenseman. …

2017 NHL Draft: Los Angeles Kings Select F Drake Rymsha With 138th Pick

The Michigan-born forward was passed over in last year's draft after missing time due to injury

Introducing: Mikey Anderson

Fourth Round, 103rd overall: Mikey Anderson Position: Defense Shoots: Left DOB: 5/25/99 Height: 5'11 Weight: 197 Hometown: Fridley, MN NHL Central Scouting final ranking: 51 (North American skaters) NHL Central Scouting midterm ranking: 56 Bob McKenzie's final ranking: 74 Stats (USHL-Waterloo): 54 GP, 5-29=34 Twitter: @miklovin8 Committed to Minnesota-Duluth Via Corey Pronman of ESPN Insider …

2017 NHL Draft: Los Angeles Kings Draft D Cole Hults At #134 Overall

The third in a run of defensemen for the Kings, Hults is Penn State-bound.

2017 NHL Draft: Los Angeles Kings Select D Markus Phillips With 118th Pick

The left handed defenseman from the Owen Sound Attack looks up to Drew Doughty

2017 NHL Entry Draft Kings Take D Mikey Anderson 103rd Overall

After drafting to restock some crucial positions, the Kings fill a less immediate need—defense.