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In draft, look for Flyers to emulate the Kings

PHILADELPHIA -- The Los Angeles Kings are known as Flyers West. They have key people who were with the Flyers in one capacity or another -- on the ice, behind the bench, and in the front office.

Maybe the Flyers should be called Los Angeles Lite,...

Gaborik, Kings agree to 7-year deal

LOS ANGELES -- Marian Gaborik, who gave the Kings much-needed and timely scoring from the left side during their run to the Stanley Cup championship, has agreed to a new seven-year contract to stay with the team, General Manager Dean Lombardi ...

Penguins present their new coach

PITTSBURGH -- The Pittsburgh Penguins Wednesday introduced Mike Johnston as their new head coach. Johnston, 57, will succeed Dan Byslma, who was fired June 6.

Johnston, a former NHL assistant coach with the Vancouver Canucks and Los Angeles Kings...