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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.

2017 NHL Draft: LA Kings Select G Matt Villalta

Kings get the netminder they need to restock their pipeline.

Introducing: Matt Villalta

Third Round, 72nd overall: Matt Villalta Position: Goalie Catches: Left DOB: 6/3/99 Height: 6'2 Weight: 165 NHL Central Scouting final ranking: 16 (North American goalies) NHL Central Scouting midterm ranking: 14 Bob McKenzie's final ranking: N/A Stats (OHL-Sault Ste. Marie): 33 GP, 25-3-0-0, 2.41 GAA, .918 Sv%, 1 SHO Via Peter Ruicci of the Sault …

2017 NHL Draft: Los Angeles Kings Select F Jaret Anderson-Dolan With 41st Pick

The high-scoring WHL forward slipped from the late first round to be selected by the Kings